Corrections Epicenters: Sweet Home Alabama

By Candice Dyer
The Security Electronics Corridor of Alabama has furnished hollow metal doors and locks, surveillance and monitoring equipment, and blast-resistant materials to rural county jails as well as embassies in trouble spots around the world.

Ask the Expert: Accurate Assessment

T.J. Rogers is president of Accurate Controls Inc., a family-owned company that for the last 25 years has developed security automation systems for the correctional industry and other related markets.

Q&A: Bob Ellis, Engineered Control Systems Inc.

By Morgan Jones
Bob Ellis is president of Engieered Control Systems, which was founded 10 years ago and is based in Spokane, Wash. He talks about Enterprise, smart smoke detectors, IP video, digital intercoms and how touch screens differ from industrial touch panels.