Interlogix® TruProtect™ Commercial Security Solution Wins ESX Innovation Award

Interlogix TruProtect™ commercial security solution is a winner in the 2019 Electronic Security Expo (ESX) Innovations Awards. TruProtect combines intrusion monitoring, access control and video surveillance into a robust single platform. Interlogix is part of Carrier, a leading global provider of innovative heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC), refrigeration, fire, security and building automation technologies. The intelligent new platform was named the winner in the commercial automation, control systems & networking; building automation software/ systems category. The TruProtect system’s modular ‘add-as-you-go’ design enables users to cost-effectively add capacity and functionality…

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Genetec Takes #1 Global VMS Vendor Position

Company also retains #1 position in Americas for the 8th consecutive year, ranks #2 in EMEA with fastest rate of growth, and continues rapid growth in Asia According to a recent report published by business intelligence provider IHS Markit, Genetec Inc., a leading technology provider of unified security, public safety, operations, and business intelligence solutions, was named the world’s number one vendor of video management systems (VMS). IHS reported results from 2015-2018 also point to the company sustaining a 24.1% CAGR (compound annual growth rate) for the past 3 years…

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The Network Gets Smarter, Simpler and More Secure with Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

Cisco has recently announced software innovations designed to make managing and securing networks easier. As today’s businesses increasingly invest in digital technologies, IT teams are struggling under the amplified workload. To alleviate this burden and allow IT to focus on delivering innovation, Cisco is introducing new artificial intelligence and machine learning capabilities to allow IT teams to function at machine speed and scale through personalized network insights. As part of its broadened capabilities offering, Cisco is also unveiling innovations to more effectively manage users and applications across the entire enterprise…

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NIST Updates SP 800-171 to Help Defend Sensitive Information from Cyberattack

An update to one of the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) information security documents offers strategies to help protect sensitive information that is stored in computers supporting critical government programs and high-value assets. The document, entitled ‘Draft NIST Special Publication (SP) 800-171 Revision 2: Protecting Controlled Unclassified Information in Nonfederal Systems and Organizations,’ now has a new draft companion publication, NIST SP 800-171B, that offers additional recommendations for handling controlled unclassified information (CUI) in situations where that information runs a higher than usual risk of exposure. CUI includes…

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