Overview: The Security Industry Association (SIA), based in Silver Spring, Maryland, is an American trade association, founded in 1969, which represents electronic and physical security solutions providers. SIA members are involved in several market segments such as CCTV, access control, biometrics, computer security, fire/burglar alarms, and home automation. SIA acts as a forum for industry organizations to address issues facing the industry and develop programs to enhance the environment in which they sell products and services. SIA protects and advances the interests of its member companies by advocating pro-industry policies and legislation at the federal and state levels; creating open industry standards that enable integration; advancing industry professionalism through education and training; opening global market opportunities; and fostering collaboration with other like-minded organizations.
Specifications: Available at: http://www.siaonline.org/Pages/Standards/Standards.aspx
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Current Status: Active