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The Open Security & Safety Alliance Sets the Course for Further Industry Harmonization Throughout 2020 and Beyond

OSSA Philosophy Permeates Surveillance Industry; First “Driven by OSSA” Cameras and Digital Marketplace Now Available

SAN RAMON, California – June 2, 2020 – The Open Security & Safety Alliance (OSSA), an industry body comprised of leaders, influencers and innovative organizations from all facets of the security, safety and building automation space, today announced a series of milestones achieved in the past 20 months since the Alliance opened its doors. Significant markers include the OSSA common Technology Stack and two resulting specifications, the introduction of the first OSSA-inspired digital marketplace, and the newly unveiled “Driven by OSSA” designation for the first commercially available video security devices based on the Alliance philosophy and purpose.These accomplishments roll up into the organization’s overall vision of ‘one global approach to fuel the creation of new value within the security and safety space.’

The Open Security & Safety Alliance at INTERSEC 2020 Dubai

Bringing Harmony Across Security and Safety Devices + Our New Whitepaper

WHO: Member companies and representatives of the Open Security & Safety Alliance (OSSA) will be present at the INTERSEC 2020 show in Dubai next month. OSSA – an industry body comprised of leaders, influencers and innovative organizations from all facets within the security, safety and surveillance space – formed to help the industry focus on creating new value by reducing market fragmentation and addressing common challenges.

The Open Security & Safety Alliance Celebrates Its One-Year Anniversary

Membership Triples Within First 12 Months; Ongoing Industry Work Reduces Market Fragmentation and Friction Across Security & Safety Landscapes

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SAN RAMON, California – September 17, 2019 – The Open Security & Safety Alliance (OSSA), an industry body comprised of leaders, influencers and innovative organizations from all facets within the security, safety and building automation space, celebrates its one-year anniversary. Within its first 12 months, OSSA attracted 30+ members ranging from device manufacturers, software developers and system integrators to distributors and system on a chip (SoC) companies – helping lay the groundwork for improved security, safety, building automation and business intelligence solutions.

Open Security & Safety Alliance at GSX 2019

Navigating Our Industry Through the IoT, Beginning with A Common Platform

WHO: The Open Security & Safety Alliance (OSSA) an industry body comprised of leaders, influencers and innovative organizations from all facets within the security, safety and surveillance space, will have a strong presence at GSX 2019 being represented in nearly a dozen member booths across the show floor. OSSA will celebrate its one-year anniversary while in Chicago and demonstrate the rapid progress underway as competing and complementary institutions work together through the Alliance to reduce market fragmentation and friction while increasing interoperability, trust and prosperity across the physical and cloud-based security markets.

Open Security & Safety Alliance at IFSEC 2019

Evolve with Our Industry – Begin with A Common Platform

WHO: The Open Security & Safety Alliance (OSSA) was formed in late 2018 to reduce market fragmentation and friction across the physical and cloud-based security markets. Founding members includeBosch Building Technologies, Hanwha Techwin, Milestone Systems, Pelco™ and VIVOTEK Inc. These technology leaders recognize the need to align, collaborate and gather others to progress and truly capitalize on the potential of the Internet of Things (IoT).

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