Archive for the ‘Technologies & Trends’ Category

Oil and Gas: How Safety and Security To Hand in Hand

Posted on: October 1st, 2014 by Lisa Buckley No Comments

To reduce vandalism and other crimes in dense commercial areas, it is known that by providing real-time video to patrol vehicles is the best way to go. The following is information on these two topics of interest and concern to American Automation, and its Oil and Gas Clients.  On April 13, 2010, the CSB released […]

Building Automation Market to Balloon by 2018

Posted on: July 26th, 2014 by Lisa Buckley No Comments

The drivers of technology intersecting with massive opportunities to lower the cost of building owenership, is the driving force behind the forecast of the “Smart Building” or Building Automation Market to have a 34.8% Compounded Annual Rate of  Return, or CAGR by 2018.  In a recent market reseach study realeased by April Rodgers, she notes” Building technology […]

AMERICAN AUTOMATION 2014 TECHNOLOGY DAY: PROVIDING BUILDING SOLUTIONS TO LOWER THE TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP

Posted on: June 21st, 2014 by Lisa Buckley No Comments

American Automation, Colorado’s Premiere Systems Integration provider held its 2nd Annual Technology Day at Echo Tech Institute on May 30, 2014.  “We had great attendance, great learning and information sharing in our breakout groups; and fantastic product demonstrations from the Manufacturers and Services providers that were key sponsors of the event,” stated Lisa Buckley CEO […]

AT&T Confirms Data Breech for Mobile Users

Posted on: June 21st, 2014 by Lisa Buckley No Comments

As American Automation continues to work with industry and government influencers, the issue of Cyber Security becomes more and more of a issue. And these are representing hard dollars and costs for the US Economy. AT&T has confirmed that attackers have compromised the personal information of some mobile account holders. In a letter mailed to customers, AT&T […]

Organization Leaders Must Take the Lead With Security

Posted on: May 13th, 2014 by Lisa Buckley No Comments

  The Security Leadership Research Institute (SLRI), the research arm of the Security Executive Council, has been studying the shifting shape of the security profession and its drivers.  One of their key findings is something that NSTi stresses continuously; security leaders MUST be able to communicate security effectively to senior management in order to gain […]

Cloud Requires Comprehensive Security

Posted on: May 13th, 2014 by Lisa Buckley No Comments

Alert Logic’s annual State of Cloud Security report shows a larger variety of attacks in the cloud, demonstrating the need for more comprehensive approaches to cloud security.   As companies have become more comfortable moving more workloads and more corporate data to the cloud, hackers have become more comfortable launching attacks to try to get […]

City Hall’s New Security Cameras Just Decoys — Fall River Gets “Busted”

Posted on: May 13th, 2014 by Lisa Buckley No Comments

  City Hall’s New Security Cameras Just ‘Decoys’ A  Fall River Herald newspaper reporter caught onto the fact that some of the new security dome cameras at One Government Center, the city hall of Fall River, Mass., were fake.Dome security cameras with flashing red LED lights are mounted above the stairwell doors. Others are placed […]

2014 American Automation Technology Day: The Great Brands We Represent

Posted on: May 12th, 2014 by Lisa Buckley No Comments

One of the key great attributes of our Technology Day is how we bring the great Worldwide Brands to our clients and prospective cleints to really take a “deep dive” to better understand and leverage the elements of technology. In our various E platforms we will feature the great brands that will support and present […]

Aerospace Day in Colorado

Posted on: March 24th, 2014 by Lisa Buckley No Comments

Marh 24, 2014 has been deisgnated as Aerospace Day in Colorado recognizing the importance of the Aerospace Industry for our State and the Nation.  Brought to the floor by State Senator Nancy Todd (D) Aurora,   and Rep. Su Ryden , (D) Aurora, ” Colorado ranks among the top 3 States in terms of Aerospace […]

Lighting Efficiency: The Low Hanging Fruit for U.S. Mayors

Posted on: March 19th, 2014 by Lisa Buckley No Comments

The fact that lighting costs comprise over 30% of utility costs is something that most US Mayors are have embraced. Mayors of over 300 US Cities overwhelmingly ranked energy efficiency lighting as the most promising technology for reducing municipal energy use and carbon emissions, with roughly 82% endorsing the technology and 29% naming it as […]