Physical Security In Business Solutions Magazine

  1. 30-Year Anniversary: A Look Back
    4/13/2016

    Business Solutions magazine began as Business Electronics magazine in May 1986. In the 30 years since, the magazine and focus have undergone some significant changes. Originally, the magazine was dedicated to office automation dealers. Looking over those first few issues, you can’t help but smile at some of the topics.

  2. “A Magazine For An Industry That’s Arrived”
    4/13/2016

    The above headline was used 30 years ago for the “From The Editor” in the first issue of Business Electronics magazine. In Robert Mueller’s article, the editor and associate publisher wrote that the office automation industry had experienced many changes, with many more to be expected.

  3. Inside A $10 Million IP Video Install
    1/12/2016

    An IT integrator lands a 20+ casino upgrade involving thousands of IP cameras.

  4. Best Channel Vendors 2016 – Managed Services Tools, Video Surveillance/Access Control, and VoIP
    1/1/2016

    We added a category of managed services tools to include other vendors and products that didn’t fit into the two previously mentioned categories. In this new category, RapidFire Tools (used for network assessments) and QuoteWerks (used for generating proposals and quotes) took home the honors.

  5. Top Video Surveillance Trends For 2016
    11/12/2015

    Industry experts weigh in on the top business drivers for video surveillance to watch for next year, plus the big pitfalls you need to avoid.

  6. Integrator Tasked With Challenging Video Surveillance Project
    1/14/2015

    Successfully deploying an ad hoc wireless video network helped forge a long-term relationship with a major marathon.

  7. Best Channel Vendors 2015
    1/5/2015

    How were the Best Channel Vendors survey and special report generated? For a seventh consecutive year, we relied on the wisdom and experience of Penn State University to help ensure the survey’s statistical accuracy. Back in 2009, Penn State agreed with our philosophy of conducting a Web-based survey (as opposed to a phone-solicitation survey) of our subscribers to capture significant data from our most active resellers. The technology categories were determined by the Business Solutions magazine (BSM) editorial staff.

  8. Best Channel Vendors 2015 - ECM Hardware, ECM Software, General Computing, Video Surveillance/Access Control, & VoIP
    12/30/2014

    Video surveillance and access control technologies continue to be great line-card additions for networking VARs looking for additional revenue streams. This year’s winners represent a good starting point for anyone interested in getting involved. Axis Communications and Honeywell are two well-known names in the physical security world, and Cisco’s enterprise networking experience is unquestionable.

  9. Don’t Treat IP Video Like Just Any Network Add-On
    12/12/2014

    Being a single-source provider of integrated video surveillance and IT solutions gives this integrator a distinct advantage over its competitors and is leading to another year of growth.

  10. Find New Upsell Opportunities In Access Control
    11/12/2014

    As the Internet of Things progresses, physical security services providers have a whole new set of solutions and services to solve their retail customers’ security challenges.