What is the Open Security & Safety Alliance (OSSA®)?

The Open Security & Safety Alliance, or OSSA, is a collaboration initiative that brings together like-minded organizations in order to create a framework providing standards and specifications for common components including an operating system, IoT infrastructure, collective approach for data security and privacy, and a drive for improved levels of performance for security and safety solutions. This will help the market and parties involved to focus on the aspects that really add value for their customers and open up new application possibilities, even beyond security and safety.


The Open Security & Safety Alliance

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Whether you want to take a more active role in the market, help drive new standards and ways of working, or simply want to stay up to date and use the output, our alliance is accessible for all types of players in the industry. Learn more about what we can do for you.


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News & Events

New Online Collection of “Driven by OSSA®” Camera Products

Open Security & Safety Alliance’s Vision Comes into Focus as Devices Come to Market

The Open Security & Safety Alliance (OSSA®), an industry body comprised of stakeholders from all facets within the security, safety and building automation space, is proud to point the industry to its newly established “Driven by OSSA” Camera Portfolio" page. This central repository provides a convenient online location to feature OSSA members’ growing line-up of progressive video security cameras and edge devices that are part of an evolving OSSA-orchestrated ecosystem.

Bosch introduces first cameras “Driven by OSSA” based on Inteox open camera platform

MIC inteox 7100i cameras support predictive solutions with machine learning, deep neural network based video analytics, and third-party software apps for customized applications

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Grasbrunn, Germany – Bosch introduces the first cameras based on its Inteox open camera platform starting with the MIC inteox 7100i. The new MIC inteox cameras share the same distinctive characteristics as the rest of the MIC camera family, such as robust housing and high-quality imaging, and support predictive solutions with machine learning, neural network based video analytics, and third-party software apps for customized applications.