Physical Security Articles

  1. POS, Payment Processing, AIDC, And IP Video News
    11/30/2016

    Star Micronics recently introduced cloudPRNT, a technology enabling users to print to Star printers directly through a cloud service. The first Star product in this line to be released, the TSP650IIcloudPRNT thermal printer, retrieves and prints orders from any online ordering service integrating Star’s communication protocol. cloudPRNT will work with the online ordering service to store and create print jobs and communicate status with the printer. Cloud ordering services will post orders using a JSON format while the Star cloudPRNT printer will pull these orders on a defined interval.

  2. POS, Payment Processing, AIDC, And IP Video News
    10/31/2016

    Honeywell has released new models of its MP Series compact industrial label printers. The MP Series printers are among the smallest industrial label printers on the market, featuring all-metal casings for improved durability. The MP Series printers can be used in almost any orientation and can be mounted on walls, manufacturing lines, or fork trucks. In short, Honeywell has designed these printers for industrial work environments where space is an issue.           

  3. Drones, Fully Autonomous Robots Transform The Security Landscape
    9/19/2016

    New technology is changing the way security is handled across the private and public sectors. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  4. What Is Video Analytics And What Does It Mean For Your Business?
    9/7/2016

    Video analytics is no longer a niche technology available only to the largest companies with the biggest budgets. It has become a valuable tool that makes nearly any business a more versatile and effective organization. This can be seen in the number of industries showing renewed interest in all video analytics has to offer.

  5. Law Enforcement Being Reshaped By Digital Technology
    9/2/2016

    From body cams to smartphone apps, law enforcement is being retooled for the new era. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  6. Managed Services And Video Surveillance News
    8/29/2016

    CompTIA Study Highlights IoT Opportunities, ConnectWise To Provide Microsoft Azure Support, Sophos Introduces Cross-Platform Always-On File Encryption, Genetec Unveils New VMS Version, and StorageCraft To Launch Cloud Data Protection Solution.

  7. Scorecard Evaluates Civil Rights Safeguards Of Police Body Camera Programs
    8/26/2016

    Results demonstrate a “nationwide failure” to protect civil rights. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  8. Guiding Principles For Taking Your Organization Into The Digital Age
    7/13/2016

    For some businesses, making the transition into a fully digital company is part of their normal business strategy. Tech companies, for instance, have no choice but to keep up with the times, and that requires the digital transformation. Other companies that might not have tech ties, however, may find transitioning into a digital business to be a significant challenge. By Rick Delgado, contributing writer

  9. Roddy Launches VAR/ISV Consulting Business
    7/5/2016

    I typically fill our blog with advice on tech trends and business topics. Today’s post is of a more personal nature. After more than 17 years with Jameson Publishing (formerly Corry Publishing), Jim Roddy, president of Business Solutions, speaker, and author of Hire Like You Just Beat Cancer, has left the magazine to pursue a new business venture.

  10. POS, Payment Processing, Data Collection, And IP Video News
    6/27/2016

    Datacap Systems has released TranCloud, a new EMV-enabled payments solution for mobile and browser-based POS providers. Engineered specifically for mobile/browser POS, Datacap’s cloud approach with small footprint hardware allows POS systems to process transactions through a variety of payment processors while simultaneously driving a range of PIN pad hardware from leading OEMs — all via the cloud.