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Cutting through the AI, ML hype

Two experts share exactly where the security industry is with this technology
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02/26/2020

YARMOUTH, Maine—Future possibilities for Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) are endless and stretch as far as the imagination can go, and continue to be hot topics of discussion among security professionals.

Retention and training go hand-in-hand

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02/25/2020

Data tells us that there is a worldwide turnover rate of about 10.9 percent. According to the Bureau for Labor Statistics’ 2018 report, the national turnover rate for the average U.S. company hovers right around 44.3 percent.

ESA offers customizable onboarding, staff development training program

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02/17/2020

DALLAS—Cookie-cutter training just won’t “cut” it for this industry. Delivering the right type of training, along with content that helps professional students in their current roles, as well as sets them up for success going forward, is of utmost importance.

Janet Fenner recipient of SIA award

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02/07/2020

SILVER SPRING, Md.—The Security Industry Association (SIA) has selected Janet Fenner as the 2020 recipient of the Sandy Jones Volunteer of the Year Award, which recognizes SIA volunteers who have made tireless efforts to expand SIA’s programs and services.

Specifically Speaking with Joshua A. Charfauros

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02/05/2020

Regional director at COMBS Consulting Group talks about his IT and military background, as well as trends and technology shaping the industry today.

Ryan Estis named opening keynote for ESX 2020

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01/29/2020

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Business leader and speaker Ryan Estis will keynote Electronic Security Expo (ESX) 2020, held at the Music City Center here June 9-12.

New Napco Professional Security Solutions catalog now available

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01/28/2020

Napco Security Systems introduced a brand-new version of its Full Line Catalog of Professional Security Solutions.

HID Global names Björn Lidefelt president and CEO

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01/27/2020

AUSTIN, Texas—HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, announced today that Björn Lidefelt has been named company president and CEO.

Five Questions: Todd Gaito, Wayne Alarm Systems

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01/22/2020

Todd Gaito, director of technical operations, Wayne Alarm Systems, took some time out of his schedule to chat with SSN about life and the industry.

Specifically Speaking with Jeremy Barndt

Principal technology consultant at Spectrum Engineers
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01/22/2020

Security Systems News features Jeremy Barndt, principal technology consultant at Spectrum Engineers, in our monthly Specifically Speaking column done in partnership with SecuritySpecifiers.

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Poll

SSN News Poll October 2020

With the flurry of activity in partnerships and acquisitions recently — ADT partnering with Google to take on the smart home market; Motorola buying Pelco; Johnson Controls acquiring Qolsys; and S3 expanding into Western Virginia — this month’s News Poll looks to gauge the M&A market.