Articles by tag: GSX 2023

Championing Frontline Staff Will Bolster Productivity in the Security Industry

The security industry faces challenges in garnering the same level of respect and recognition as other professions. While other countries have seen successes in elevating the status of their security sectors, and see security teams on equal footing as law enforcement, unfortunately, this isn’t the case in America. North America in particular grapples with…

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Viewing Security as an Expense is Costing Companies More. Investing in Security is Actually a Profitability Strategy.

The intersection between security and financial acumen often gets overshadowed in a constantly changing economic landscape. While security is essential for safeguarding assets and ensuring continuity, its perceived monetary value is mired in misconceptions affecting company profitability. For many, security is viewed primarily as an expense rather than a potential cost-saver. However, understanding…

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Digital and Physical Security is Coming Together. Now, Workforce Education on Security Strategies is More Important Than Ever.

This is the age of digital transformation, and its growth is prompting a major reshaping of digital and physical security as more physical environments are supported by, dependent on, and connected to monitoring and data collection devices and networks. But with this digital rise, however, finding a balance between digital and physical security…

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Involving Multi-Disciplinary SMEs in Security Strategies is the Best Approach to Tracking Threats in the Workplace

  The current state of handling workplace violence seems to be reactive, awaiting a triggering incident rather than proactive one. Society, employers, and law enforcement have become adept at responding to acts of targeted violence and are training employees on response techniques. But the key is to shift the focus from response to…

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When Organizations Invest in Preventative Security Measures, They Can Secure Liability Protections

The kind of news that is delivered everyday serves as a grim reminder of the escalating violence across the U.S. Evidently, the need for proactive measures to ensure safety has never been more pressing. Such violence is not limited to any particular locale. It’s actually permeating in so many different areas once considered…

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VuWall’s Security Features Utilize AV Over IP to Meet Workplace Security Demands

The significant shift in security demands has seen modest operation centers evolve into larger, more intricate spaces. This change isn’t just a nod to expansion but underscores the demand and importance of comprehensive security in modern businesses. Then enter AV over IP solutions, which replace the old-fashioned bulky matrix switchers and provide a decentralized…

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Security Education Has to Prioritize Data & Analytics Training for Today’s Hybridized Security Risks

The world is in a digital era, which means the abundance of data cannot be overstated. Still, making sense of it remains a challenge. With emergent security threats, mastering data and analytics becomes the standard, not merely for academic prowess but for ensuring public safety. For instance, the function of Homeland Security relies on…

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Rentex Welcomes the Powerful Panasonic PT-RQ18 Laser Projectors!
June 23, 2024

More Panasonic PT-RQ18 laser projectors with cages have just arrived at Rentex. As the exclusive subrental provider of the RQ18, Rentex offers this state-of-the-art projector, known for its 16,000 lumens at 208v and 15,000 lumens at 110v. The PT-RQ18 is the smallest and lightest 16,000 lm 3-Chip DLP™ 4K projector in its class, delivering unparalleled…

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Rentex Unveils Jands DMX Controllers and Cases for Rental!
June 23, 2024

Rentex has just added the cutting-edge Jands DMX controllers and sturdy cases to their rental lineup. These high-performance controllers deliver precise lighting control, perfect for making any event unforgettable. The durable cases ensure your gear stays protected, ready to perform wherever your gig takes you. Rentex continues to provide top-tier AV equipment for all professional…

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Panasonic TH-55EQ2 4K Monitor Gets the Royal Treatment!
June 22, 2024

One of the Panasonic TH-55EQ2 4K monitors is currently undergoing a meticulous quality check at Rentex. This 55″ professional display features 4K Ultra HD resolution, ensuring stunning image clarity and color accuracy. The Rentex team ensures the monitor meets all performance standards and is in perfect condition for its next rental. This process underscores Rentex’s…

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Panasonic UC4000 4K ENG Camera: QC, Process, and Storage
June 22, 2024

The Rentex team is conducting a thorough quality check on the Panasonic UC4000 4K ENG Camera, ensuring it meets our high standards. This comprehensive process includes checking for any necessary repairs and optimizing the camera’s performance. Once maintenance is complete, the camera will be meticulously stored, ready for its next rental. Rentex’s commitment to quality…

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AI is Enhancing Video Management Systems For Better and Faster Security Measures
September 22, 2023

At GSX 2023 the evolving sphere of video management systems, analytics, and security were heavily showcased. The integration of AI combined with traditional surveillance techniques has made one thing clear: efficiency at the operator’s desk is vital. As security industries increasingly utilize AI-enhanced Video Management Systems (VMS), faster responses to threats become the norm. …

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When It Comes to Small Businesses and Cybersecurity, Doing Little Things Right Can Reduce Vulnerabilities
September 22, 2023

When addressing small businesses and cybersecurity, there is an issue: How to make these networks less vulnerable to attack when budget and resources aren’t always available. Small businesses often face unique cybersecurity challenges. According to a report by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), 88% of small business owners feel vulnerable to cyberattacks. These…

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Deterring Insider Threats Takes More Than Technology. It Demands Proper Processes and Culture.
September 22, 2023

There are many sophisticated technology packages and solutions available to help bolster insider threat programs. Still, without the proper training, processes, and a culture of trust built into the system, technology alone won’t stop the threats. At the recent Global Security Exchange GSX 2023, a pivotal session titled “Subduing Insider Threats: Transferring Knowledge to…

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When Law Enforcement Provides Victim Support, That’s Where the Healing Starts
September 22, 2023

It may seem like a small gesture, but when law enforcement provides victim support, it can help reduce trauma and the overall impact of a crime. An exceptional experience can go a long way in the healing process. At the recent Global Security Exchange (GSX) 2023, a standout session titled “When the Patient Becomes…

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Insider Risk Management Programs Require Critical Thinking, Training, and a Culture of Trust
September 22, 2023

Understanding human vulnerabilities is one lesson in the strategic process of building insider risk management programs that work, and truly understanding those vulnerabilities means establishing a culture of empathy and trust among an organization or company. With threats ever-present, it’s critical that chief security officers understand what’s at stake and what can generate success….

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Motorola Solutions is Mobilizing AI in Security with an Ecosystem Approach to End-to-End Solutions
September 22, 2023

The evolution of mobilizing AI as a foundational technology for computation, operations and business strategy is rapidly reshaping the security landscape, offering unparalleled opportunities for proactive rather than reactive measures. AI’s growing capability to gather and contextualize information, combined with automation, promises timely alerts and swift responses. Still, the integration of AI in areas…

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To Prevent Company Security Threats, Bring More Stakeholders to the Table
September 21, 2023

Security threats are escalating in this day and age, and the onus isn’t merely on reactive measures but proactive measures, too. These are the nuanced approaches that integrate human intuition and robust technology, because often, attackers and safety risks leave warning signs preceding a major security incident. Spotting these tells requires a level of…

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The Security Industry Is Being Shaped By How It Integrates AI, Drones, and Robotics
September 21, 2023

The integration of emerging technologies such as drones, artificial intelligence-driven video analytics, and robotics is reshaping the landscape of the security industry. These innovations are not just add-ons; they represent a paradigm shift in security applications, necessitating thorough groundwork and stakeholder engagement. But where exactly do these emerging trends fit in, and where are…

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Addressing Human Intuition Can Improve Workplace Safety Ahead of Active Shooter Situations
September 21, 2023

With the prevalence of mass shootings, growing concerns about active shooter situations are more pronounced than ever. Today it is critical that there is preparedness and continuous reassessment in case of a possible situation. But relying on outdated plans will undermine the very purpose of having a security protocol. There are physical security measures…

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