Defence and security being one of the most significant concerns in today's world and particularly in India, this domain requires total objectivity and true professionalism as the related information directly affects the life of our people.
Necessity is the mother of invention, goes the adage! Yet, it is not always easy to identify the necessity factor in the crowded media space and explore it further to ensure useful innovations. In this cut-throat world where TRP rules and the rush for eyeballs reigns supreme, accurate and authentic information warrants a credible platform to spread awareness among the people.
Defence and Security Alert (DSA) was launched by Ocean Media Private Limited, New Delhi, a company of a leading publishing group of India, headed by Mr Pawan Agrawal, Publisher and Group CEO and Mr Manvendra Singh, a noted defence journalist, columnist and former member of Indian Parliament as Editor-in-chief. DSA has been regularly publishing eminent Defence and Security professionals, bureaucrats, foreign policy experts and distinguished commentators. Their thought-provoking and insightful articles have been well received by discerning readers in India and around the world.
DSA is a platform for the people concerned about the Defence and Security of India and the world. It is not only a world class monthly magazine but a thought process that needs to be disseminated among all Indians, especially YOUTHS who are the future of the country. Our website is connected with Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn for a wider outreach.
Defence and Security Alert (DSA) is the first and the only ISO 9001:2008 certified magazine in the defence and security journalism in India which covers the broad spectrum of dynamic defence and security scenarios in India and globally.
Since its inception, Defence and Security Alert (DSA) magazine has been committed to excellence. We strive to offer exceptional quality in everything we do and issue after issue of DSA bears testimony to the laurels coming our way from around the world. The ISO 9001:2008 certification makes DSA the only magazine in the defence and security genre in India that meets the highest international quality standards. Team DSA is aiming at horizons beyond the national borders with vision to be "The first choice" in the realm of defence and security journalism for key decision makers and esteemed advertisers. It’s insightful and thought-provoking contents command seriousreading by the decision makers and policy makers at the highest level in the federal government and 28 Indian state governments and their police and security forces as well as in the corporate world in India.
DSA is Enlightening, Enabling and Empowering Indians and people around the world by highlighting achievements as well as deficiencies and act as facilitators for improving Defence and Security environment and congruent good governance. DSA aspires to feature paradigm changing in-depth analyses on Defence, Security, Safety, Surveillance and International relations etc., focusing on present and developing scenarios. DSA envisions for itself the role of a Catalyst creating Awareness in India and around the world for a Safe and Secure neighbourhood, cities, countries and the world.
DSA magazine is proactive in distributing magazines at target events and conferences throughout the year. In 2012, DSA magazine has been distributed at some of the major events like: Border Security Asia Pacific – 30-31, January 2012, APSDEX- 21-23, March 2012, DEFEXPO-29th March 2012 – 01 April 2012 and will be distributed at Defence and Security Asia 2012 – 16-19 April 2012, Prison& Correctional Facilities Asia 2012- 22-23 May 2012, IFSEC South India –30 May – 01 June 2012, Future Artillery India – 26-28 June 2012, Land Forces Africa 2012, Africa Aerospace and Defence 2012- September 2012, Counter IED India – 3-5 October 2012 etc. and a growing list of others.
As a corollary to the prevailing security environment every segment of the Indian society specially the youthhas become Aware and Alert and Security Conscious. The following list of DSA readership will give you a fair idea of the reach of the magazine and how your clients from different domains of industry and technology can benefit by advertising in DSA.
Defence Forces: Indian Army, Indian Navy and Indian Air Force,Paramilitary Forces: BSF, CISF, CRPF, NSG,ITBP, SSB, RAF, RPF etc. Indian Coast Guards, Intelligence Agencies, State Police Force, Security Organisations, Central Government Ministries and Departments, Bureaucrats, Public Sector Undertakings, Embassies and High Commissions, Defence Industry, Security Industry, Information and Technology Industry, Finance and Banking Industry, Insurance Industry,Corporate Houses, Hospitality Industry, Cyber Security Experts, Oil and Gas Industry, Airlines/Railways, Telecommunications, National Cadet Corps, Border Roads Organisation, Scholars, Researchers and Think tanks, Infrastructure Industry, International Organisations, High-end Hospitals, Defence Institutes and Academies, Schools, Colleges, Universities, Public Libraries etc.
Out of a circulation of approximately 36,600 worldwide, DSA has online subscribers’ base of more than 8,500 individuals, various governments and institutes.
DSA offers many advertising options in its print edition such as, Advertisements, Advertorials, Interviews, Contributed Articles and Press Releases etc., whereas online edition offers lucrative advertising options such as Top Header Bar, Peel off Page, Title Bar, Video, Storefront, Prime Product Listing, Classified etc.
In a short period of time, DSA has been able to craftnot only its strong identity and outreach in India, but also penetrated the International arena. Our strong global presence has been recognised and we are proud to have, CBRN Resource Network (USA) and Global Defence.net (Germany), as our International content partners.
DSA covers the entire spectrum of defence and security issues and developing scenarios impacting Indian and global strategic concerns.Its researchbased, credible, insightful and thought-provoking contents command serious attention of the discerning readers and policy and decision makers at the highest level in the governments as well as the corporate world. Ensuring that these decision makers spend long enough time with DSA to notice your advertisements and message.
As new challenges and opportunities beckon, team DSA is aiming at horizons beyond national borders with view to be “The first choice” in the domain of defence and security journalism.
We present DSA to you as the ideal platform in the domain of defence and security to showcase your products, services and cutting-edge technologies. DSA is very extensively circulated among the key policy and decision makers in the federal and 28 state governments and the corporate world in India through print as well as online editions.
DSA has various attractive advertising and branding options to showcase your corporate vision and product profiles through your advertisements, advertorials, interviews, press releases, dedicated newsletters and many other electronic driven marketing tools in our print and online editions.
Through our website www.dsalert.org we provide a well-integrated platform to all. Here, citizens affected by terrorist activities, defence and police personnel, student fraternity, think tanks, security personnel, etc. share their experiences with the readers. It provides an overview of the ongoing activities in all sectors including defence and security. It is regularly updated with latest and inside news from the industry to keep our visitors and readers informed.
DSA is the ideal platform in its genre to showcase your products, technologies and services. Welcome aboard! Join hands with the only ISO certified defence and security magazine and watch your business grow in the burgeoning Indian market.