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GSN 2012 Awards announced: White House deputy of homeland security recognized for leadership at annual gala
Hundreds of the best of the homeland security community’s federal, state and municipal government officials, government contractors, systems integrators, IT vendors and physical security product and solutions providers all came together the night of November 29 in a ballroom of the Washington, D.C. convention center to receive accolades.
The GSN awards dinner, which has become a Washington tradition over the last four years, offered a chance for the excellence and civic-minded spirit of homeland security efforts nationwide to be recognized.
The Government Security News 2012 Homeland Security Awards Program officially opened for entries on May 1, once again featuring 45 Awards in three broad Categories:Best Vendors of IT Security Products and Solutions, Best Vendors of Physical Security Products and Solutions and the 2011 Government Excellence Awards.
Government Security News has announced that its 2011 Homeland Security Awards Program will officially open for business and start accepting entries in the program’s 45 awards categories on Tuesday, April 26.
Alan Avidan, President, indicates that OzVision is pushing the forefront of hosted video services for dealers and users. The company’s government market includes military bases, government facilities, and national monuments such as the Washington Monument, the State of Liberty and Ford’s Theater. Avidan calls for dealers and central services to join in the hosted video movement, which he describes as the future of the industry.
VILNIUS, Lithuania, March 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Neurotechnology, a provider of high-precision biometric identification and object recognition technologies, today announced the release of the SentiVeillance 6.0 software development kit (SDK), which provides improved facial recognition using up to 10 surveillance, security and public safety cameras on a single computer. The new version uses deep neural-network-based facial detection and recognition algorithms to improve accuracy, and it utilizes a Graphing Processing Unit (GPU) for enhanced speed.
Law enforcement agencies to receive free access to NYU developed solution combating child exploitation
BROOKLYN March 13, 2017 Researchers at the New York University Tandon School of Engineering and the digital intelligence tech company Griffeye have begun building a sophisticated suite of tools to be provided pro bono to law enforcement officials seeking to identify children in child sexual exploitation material (sometimes referred to as child pornography) and rescuing victims. The National Institute of Justice, a division of the U.S. Department of Justice, awarded the project $465,000 over three years.
NEW YORK March 7, 2017 When people talk about safety on college campuses, it's an unfortunate fact that many people's minds jump straight to active shooter scenarios. While such deadly incidents garner the top spot in news headlines, there are thousands of other incidents that never make the news, but deserve our utmost attention. For many students, college represents the first time they have been left to make their own decisions about what is safe and what isn't.
LANCASTER, CA March 3, 2017 Contemporary Information Corporation™ (CIC™), the nation’s premier background screening provider, has announced that their eviction and criminal data is updated every 24 hours. This follows with the company’s initiative to achieve higher data accuracy rates, improving the overall quality of their tenant screening service.
NICOSIA, Cyprus Feb. 28, 2017 Japan's "My Card" social security and tax identification card is already used by a third of the Japanese population. "My card" has been introduced by the Japanese government to facilitate greater convenience to public services such as on-line application for personal information and various administrative procedures but is also used, for instance as a shopping point card.
MONTRÉAL Feb. 22 2017Genetec Inc. (“Genetec”), a leading provider of open-architecture, IP security solutions today announced that Boise Airport (BOI) has recently overhauled its security infrastructure with Genetec™ Security Center, a unified security platform that combines access control, video surveillance, automatic license plate recognition (ALPR), and other third-party applications.