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Beyond the hype: the promises and limitations of AI

Whether it’s big players like Facebook, Google or Nvidia, significant investments are being made in AI and machine learning to classify images and objects as well as text and speech. But despite the potential, there are still some limitations.

Why facial recognition is superior to fingerprint alternatives

Like fingerprint recognition, facial recognition is marketed as a credential validation tool for access control. It promises to overcome many of the challenges faced by fingerprint recognition.

Perimeter protection firm Magos Systems expands into North American market

“As part of our focus on North America, we will be supporting Canada from our N.J. office at the moment," said Yaron Zussman, general manager, Magos.
Featured News 

Jim DeVries promoted to ADT's CEO as Tim Whall retires

“The company has strengthened its core operations and is successfully executing on its strategy, and both the board and I believe that now is the right time to initiate this transition of leadership responsibilities,” said Tim Whall in a statement. » Learn more...

ULC tackles new standard for safety in cannabis production

According to Theresa Espejo, project manager for the ULC Technical Committee S4400, the proposed standard has come “at the behest of local regulators concerned about security in a new and emerging industry.” » Read full article

The new IQ for installers: understanding the skillsets necessary for today's software

As solutions become increasingly complicated, the question arises — are integrators (and vendors) finding qualified installers for today’s systems, and, by extension, what skillsets and qualifications should installers have? » Read full article
Event Calendar 

CANASA Atlantic Regional Council Golf Tournament

Date: September 13, 2018
Location: Moncton, N.B.
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ADI Expo

Date: September 13, 2018
Location: Vancouver, B.C.
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Anixter Showcase

Date: September 13, 2018
Location: Toronto, Ont.
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Global Security Exchange

Date: September 23-27, 2018
Location: Las Vegas, Nev.
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CANASA Golden Horseshoe Regional Council Golf Tournament

Date: September 27, 2018
Location: Burlington, Ont.
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CS @ 40

Date: October 4, 2018
Location: Toronto, Ont.
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