Smartphones as a Key Platform for Security Industry

Convergence and integration have become buzzwords in the security industry, and mostly for good reason. The interoperability of VMS, access control, alarm systems and other technologies in security operations centers has already illustrated a number of new operational efficiencies and capabilities when combining products and their data sets. This trend will continue, and costs will[…]

West Nile virus risk level has been raised-Boston

The West Nile virus risk level has been raised to moderate in 12 communities, including Boston, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health said Thursday. The other communities include Brookline, Cambridge, Chelsea, Everett, Malden, Medford, Melrose, Newton, Revere, Somerville and Watertown, health officials said. The change is in response to multiple West Nile virus-positive mosquitoes being found in[…]

Safety on the 4th of July – Boston

New England Security’s top 9 tips for staying safe while traveling in large cities and crowds. 1. If you are traveling with a group of people through a city or large crowd, determine a meeting place. Whether you are planning on splitting up or not it is still a good idea to have a common[…]