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Advanced Cabling acquires school security specialist 1st Response

Integrator eyes expansion in Missouri
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08/28/2014

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.—Advanced Cabling Systems, a $21 million integrator based here, has acquired 1st Response Security, a Honeywell CSS dealer with school security expertise. Both companies are based here.

Ram-raiders have hairy target

Smash-and-grab thieves hitting beauty shops
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08/27/2014

HOUSTON—Ram raids in these parts are getting hairy.

Thieves crashed a truck into the back of a beauty supply store here earlier this month to gain entry. During an early morning hour, they made off with about $8,000 worth of hair extensions.

Speco woos with IP savvy

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08/25/2014

AMITYVILLE, N.Y.—Video surveillance manufacturer Speco Technologies may be best known for its analog solutions, but it is well into IP-based technology these days.

University swaps biometrics for PIN access-control system

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08/25/2014

ATHENS, Ga.—The University of Georgia has replaced its hand geometry biometrics access control with a PIN system.

The system provides access to dormitories, dining halls and exercise facilities, according to a report from CR80 News.

ASIS to honor military, law enforcement and EMTs at 2014 show

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08/25/2014

ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Active law enforcement, military and EMTs will get free admission Oct. 1 at the ASIS International 60th Annual Seminar and Exhibits in Atlanta. That day has been designated Law Enforcement/Military Appreciation Day.

N.C. school district moves from people to tech for access control

42 schools to receive Aiphone system
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08/25/2014

WILMINGTON, N.C.—Visitors to most schools in the New Hanover County district at the start of the new school year will be viewed on video before being allowed in.

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