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October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month - Are there Holes in Healthcare Cybersecurity? | Integrated Security Technologies

Are there Holes in Healthcare Cybersecurity?

October 31, 2018

Are there Holes in Healthcare Cybersecurity? October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month What draws ten times more money on the black market than personal information stolen from credit cards? Healthcare records. It’s no surprise then that 41% of cybersecurity breaches were targeted towards the healthcare industry last year. Broken down, the data shows that healthcare organizations… Read More »

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October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month - 6 Current Cyber Threats and How to Combat Them | Integrated Security Technologies

6 Current Cyber Threats and How to Combat Them

October 16, 2018

6 Current Cyber Threats and How to Combat Them October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month Cybersecurity continues to be a vexing concern for security professionals. As the industry focuses on cybersecurity awareness month this October, it’s an opportune time to get up to speed on the latest cyber threats as well as take measures now to… Read More »

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Join us for our free new technology forum to learn about the latest breakthroughs in access control and video security with top vendors Lenel, Milestone and Assa Abblo

Don’t Miss Our Free “New Technology Forum”

October 1, 2018

Periodically, IST hosts complimentary informational workshops to help you keep your business up to speed on the latest in security technology, to answer your security related questions and to give you a chance to explore ideas and network with other professionals in the industry. Our next event is slated for Thursday, October 25th at our… Read More »

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Join IST at the Global Security Exchange (GSX) from September 23rd through September 27th.

The Countdown to GSX Begins

September 21, 2018

Would you like to immerse yourself in one of the most innovative security industry events in the world? Join us at the Global Security Exchange (GSX) from September 23rd through September 27th. Formerly called the ASIS Annual Seminar and Exhibits, it’s one of the biggest and most influential security events of the year. GSX brings… Read More »

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Emerging Security Technologies - How to keep staff up-to-date in an ever changing world - IST

Emerging Security Technologies and How to Keep Staff Up-to-Date In An Ever-Changing World

September 11, 2018

Staying on top of new technologies can be a full time commitment—one that’s often easier to relegate to a future time. While in the short run it may be more efficient to push these efforts to a later date, the effects of not being in the know will affect your organization’s long term safety, especially… Read More »

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Make the Most of OSHA's Safe & Sound Week

Make the Most of OSHA’s Safe + Sound Week

August 16, 2018

Make the Most of OSHA’s Safe + Sound Week This week is “Safe + Sound Week,” a nationwide awareness campaign created by OHSA. The comprehensive program, dedicated to keeping U.S. companies, employees and the public safe, is both important and enlightening. Running from Monday through Sunday, this week focuses on raising awareness and understanding of… Read More »

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What Is a Security Systems Integrator and Why Does Your Business Need One?

What Is a Security Systems Integrator and Why Does Your Business Need One?

August 7, 2018

What Is a Security Systems Integrator and Why Does Your Business Need One? Sometimes there’s confusion around what today’s security systems integrator looks like. So, let’s clear it up. A security systems integrator essentially links various subsystems to provide security throughout your organization. These include physical as well as cyber protections, including access control like… Read More »

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6 Reasons Why Your Business Needs a Video Security System - IST

6 Reasons Why Your Business Needs a Video Security System

July 26, 2018

6 Reasons Why Your Business Needs a Video Security System Every year, U.S. retailers lose $50 billion due to theft and employee wrongdoing. According to the National Retail Federation (NRF®), more than nine out of ten retailers have experienced organized retail crimes (ORC) in the past year, with a hefty price tag of about $726,351… Read More »

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Using Technology to Prevent Violence in Schools and Hospitals - Integrated Security Technologies

Using Technology to Prevent Violence in Schools and Hospitals

July 13, 2018

Using Technology to Prevent Violence in Schools and Hospitals Our last post examined the high incidence of workplace violence in the healthcare and educational sectors. Since healthcare professionals work with a large, shifting population prone to a high rate of volatility, and educators often fall prey to students’ acts of violence, both are at a… Read More »

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Should You Be Worried About Workplace Violence?

June 20, 2018

Part of a series for National Safety Month Did you know that almost two million people were victims of workplace violence in the past year? That’s more than one in four workers each year, to the tune of over $121 billion in lost revenue. According to OSHA, homicide, the most drastic, is the third leading… Read More »

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