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AiN Group 2014 Live & Learn Conference

AiN (Authorized Integrators Network) Group, now in its 13th year, held its first stand-alone conference in late January at the Sandpearl Resort in Clearwater Beach, Fla. AiN is the managing partner of GE Home and Security Technologies (GEHT), a network of about 200 dealers who are authorized to sell and install GE-branded security systems from Interlogix, as well as sound systems, lighting, home automation, central vacuum, and other technologies from approximately 30 approved vendors.


Diebold Security added more than 30 new national and global commercial customers in 2013. Bill Fitzhenry, vice president of Commercial Sales for North America, Diebold Security, discusses what led to such growth and describes Diebold Security’s strategy going forward.

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BCDVideo presents BCD2760 Supernova SAN Storage System
BCDVideo presents BCD2760 Supernova SAN Storage System

BCDVideo has announced Genetec's certification of their popular BCD380V8 video recorder to archive up to 500Mbps, and an additional 200Mbps dedicated for video redirection (700Mbps total throughput).

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Outdoor Camera Indicates Temperature of Objects
The AXIS Q29 temperature alarm camera series by Axis Communications have remote temperature monitoring capabilities.

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Security Magazine: K-12 Education

May 14, 2015

New Law Will Allow Teachers to Carry Guns in Oklahoma Schools

A bill signed into law this week will allow certain school employees in Oklahoma to carry guns on school property.
May 12, 2015

Creating New Benefits for K-12 Schools Through Advanced Surveillance and VMS

Security continues to be a top priority in K-12 and higher education facilities across the country as school boards and administrations are looking for better and more cost-efficient means ...
May 1, 2015

Experts Advise Against Random Drug Testing in Schools

According to an updated policy statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics, school-based “suspicionless” drug testing does little to help identify kids who use drugs and get them into ...


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