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by Paul Kerstein

San Francisco Firms Benefit in Security Market

Sep 12, 20051 min
CSO and CISOData and Information Security

The once overlooked, tiny security technology market has exploded into a multibillion-dollar industry. An Associated Press article on SecurityInfoWatch.comreports that San Francisco Bay Area technology companies have securedmillions of dollars in funding to produce new technologies to protectfrom future terrorist attacks. Technologies range from airbornepathogen detection machines to faster, more efficient passengersecurity checkpoints at airports. This year alone, internationalspending is expected to reach $42.4 billion. Read more.