NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland—Tyco’s acquisition last week of fire protection company Westfire, “aligns well with the company’s internal strengths,” said Jeff Kessler, managing director of institutional research at Imperial Capital.
WESTMINSTER, Mass.— More than 50,000 government, health care and educational entities now can obtain SimplexGrinnell products and services through a simplified procurement process, thanks to a new four-year contract the company has with the National Joint Powers Alliance
LOS ANGELES—You can’t make a place 100 percent safe, says Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck, but you can make improvements. His list starts with more curbside cameras at Los Angeles International Airport.
CAMBRIDGE, England—The global Radio Frequency Identification market will be worth $23.4 billion in 2020, up from $6.98 billion in 2012, with physical security applications like access control playing a major role in the surge, according to a report from IDTechEx, a techn
BOSTON—William Evans, the police superintendent here who was instrumental in the speedy and successful capture of the two Boston Marathon bombers last spring has been named acting commissioner of the Boston Police Department.
Martha Entwistle, editor of Security Systems News, talks to Simon Harris about IHS's acquisition of IMS Research and what the deal means for the research company's coverage of the physical security market.