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Q&A with Axis co-founder Martin Gren

Axis developing own access conrol product
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02/24/2014

Security Systems News Editor Martha Entwistle recently returned from the Milestone conference where partners, including Axis, extolled the virtues of the VMS.

New markets for mesh

It’s for far more than city surveillance
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02/21/2014

YARMOUTH, Maine—Ten months ago an electrical substation near San Jose, Calif., came under attack from a group of snipers who remain anonymous and at large. Remarkably, the episode did not draw attention from the national media until Feb.

Nun sentenced to three years in Y-12 break-in

Her fellow protesters receive longer terms
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02/20/2014

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. —The now 84-year-old nun who in the summer of 2012 broke into the Y-12 National Security Complex along with two other peace activists has been sentenced to nearly three years in prison.

Pro-Tec helps create ‘ring of protection’ in Minneapolis

Independent integrator provides standard Milestone system to cities, government entities all around Minneapolis
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02/13/2014

MINNEAPOLIS—A growing number of cities and some government agencies in the Minneapolis region have compatible Milestone systems that “with the flip of a switch” will enable them to share video and collaborate.

TechSec hosts inaugural SSN ‘20 under 40’ panel

Discussion dealt with four areas of new technology that are reshaping the industry
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02/13/2014

DELRAY BEACH, Fla.—Day one of TechSec Solutions 2014 drew to a close with the first Security Systems News' NextGen panel discussion, which showcased the perspectives of four honorees from SSN’s latest “20 under 40” class.

Security Director News' ‘20 under 40’ end users face challenges

Relationships, seamless integration all help, they say
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02/13/2014

DELRAY BEACH, Fla.— Collaborating with other departments— especially IT—the practical use of video analytics and biometrics, and seamless integration were among the pressing concerns of young security pros at the TechSec Solutions conference held here in late January.

IP video surveillance, VSaaS market worth $18b by 2020

Developers of IP cameras, video analytics and VMS systems could all be beneficiaries
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02/13/2014

PORTLAND, Ore.—The combined North American market for IP video surveillance and video-surveillance-as-a-service is forecast to expand dramatically in the near-term, rising from $2.4 billion in 2013 to more than $18 billion by 2020, according to a report from Allied Market

End user input helps Genetec fine-tune products

‘Misson Control’ approach to go beyond yearly meetings
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02/10/2014

MONTREAL—End users will have more opportunities to tell VMS Genetec what they need and want, top executives and product managers say.

LPR privacy concerns in hands of end users, Genetec says

Video retention, access easily customized
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02/10/2014

MONTREAL—Two weeks after deploying license plate recognition technology, security officials at a Florida airport got a hit on a wanted criminal headed to the airport from its perimeter.

Milestone IPO? Not yet

CEO addresses rumors
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02/10/2014

ORLANDO—Is a Milestone IPO imminent? Not, yet, according to Milestone CEO Lars Thinggaard.

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