Category Archives: Federal Security

Extreme Ownership – Inspired by former Navy Seals Jocko Willink & Leif Babin

Isotec’s Safety Entrances® or Access Control Entrances ensure that folks at any type of site can rely on us to detect and protect them from attempted security breaches, armed assaults or robberies. Whether it’s a military installation, a school or a courthouse we take ownership of the responsibility that people going to work or school are provided the highest possible security at their entrances and exits. Our ownership of this responsibility mirror’s what authors Jocko Willink & Leif Babin define Read More

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Choosing Security Door Systems

Security Door Systems & How to Choose the Right One

Choosing security door systems for your commercial building is of the utmost importance. You want to choose a system that is appropriate based on the flow of people, the valuable assets held within the building, and more. There is more technology on the market than ever before. This can lead to an overwhelming number of choices for you. By gaining a better understanding of how the different doors work, you can start to see which ones would be most appropriate Read More

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Grant Funding for Law Enforcement Technologies

Grant Funding for Law Enforcement Technologies The National Sheriffs Association recently hosted a webinar for municipal law enforcement agencies on areas to be focus that are receiving state and federal funding. https://nsa.adobeconnect.com/pdkaof8em5j7/?launcher=false&fcsContent=true&pbMode=normal The webinar featured representatives from Grants Office, LLC out of Rochester, NY. www.grantsoffice.com There are many technology deployments that can be funded via state or federal grants. The two largest funding initiatives by the Department of Homeland Security are the Urban Area Security Initiative (USAI) and the State Read More

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Customer Testimonials From Our Shootem-Up Demonstration

Last Friday Isotec proudly presented our 9th Annual Shootem-up!  This shooting demonstration took place high up in the mountains of Colorado.  Take a look at the below customer testimonials we took in between shooting the glass! 

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Department of Homeland Security Video

Take 3 minutes to listen to Bruce Davidson from Homeland Security and security professionals on the importance of SAFETY Act approved products. Isotec Security is in the anti-terrorism business. We know that offering SAFETY Act approved products removes the guesswork for our clients. They know the process and product standards set forth by Homeland Security reduce their liabilities while keeping safe and protecting what matters most. They understand that acts terrorism are rising and their countermeasures to prevent terrorism and violent crimes must Read More

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August 5th Ballistics Testing

On August 5th Isotec’s engineering department will conduct its annual ballistics testing on specified glazing and framing materials used in their Safety Entrances. In addition to testing against typical hand guns used in robberies and assaults, Isotec also test fires non-typical type firearms. This year they will be test firing a Browning Automatic Rifle (BAR) on specified materials. Call 303.800.3344 for more information.

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Know the Risk – Raise Your Shield: Travel Awareness

 Office of the Director of National Intelligence Data breaches compromising personal information result in a broad range of risks to individuals. This includes identity theft, targeting of individuals with knowledge of sensitive government information and internal business processes, and other intelligence activities that use the personal information of U.S. citizens to undermine national security. The following information is provided to help you understand how your personal information may be used by foreign intelligence services and their proxies, extremists, criminals, hackers, Read More

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Strategic Site Protection

Protecting the people who protect the President, the keepers of America’s secrets, her strategic assets, and arsenals, are Isotec’s opportunity to serve our country. Without reservation, we pride ourselves on execution and deliveries that meet all contracted site specific designs, and operational requirements. Serving the needs of our agencies is an honor and privilege. Isotec applies what we’ve learn from serving our country to our municipal and commercial projects. Call us at 300.800.3344 for more information on how we can keep safe and protect your facility. Read More

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SCIF & Intelligence Community Directives

TEMPEST: Telecommunications and Electrical Machinery Protected From Emissions and Spurious Transmissions In United States security and intelligence parlance, a Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility (SCIF; pronounced “skiff”) is an enclosed area within a building that is used to process Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) types of classified information. SCI is classified information concerning or derived from intelligence sources, methods, or analytical processes, which is required to be handled within formal access control systems established by the Director of National Intelligence (DNI). Some Read More

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Low Emissivity Glass – aka “Low E”

Low E Glass Illustration   Low E glass is reflects heat when temperatures soar and absorbs heat in colder conditions. This value is known as the “R-Value”.The R-value is a measure of thermal resistance used in the building and construction industry. Under uniform conditions it is the ratio of the temperature difference across an insulator and the heat flux (heat transfer per unit area per unit time) through it or. Thermal resistance varies with temperature. Low E performance standards vary Read More

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