PHILADELPHIA—Among a slew of new offerings that network video provider AXIS Communications was showing at the September ASIS show were a new 60 frames-per-second encoder and an updated version of its free software client AXIS Camera Companion.
ROMEOVILLE, Ill.—Protection 1 acquired two commercially focused companies in August, deals that build density in Alabama and New Mexico and fit into Protection 1’s drive to grow its commercial/national accounts division into a $100 million business.
PHILADELPHIA—Protection 1 has added “deep IT and integrated systems knowledge” with the acquisition of Integration Logistics, a systems integrator based in Newark, Del., said Jamie Haenggi, Protection 1 CMO.
PHILADELPHIA—G4S Secure Solutions on Sept. 11 announced the release of a new incident and case management software, called RISK360, designed to help security directors analyze risk and better allocate resources.
LOUISVILLE, Ky.—End users will play a prominent role for Honeywell at ASIS 2012, scheduled for Sept. 10-14 in Philadelphia. Members of the Honeywell Integrated Security End Users Committee, an advisory group of directors and chief security officers, will be on hand to meet with other users of Honeywell’s Pro-Watch Security Management Suite and recruit potential new members.
STOCKHOLM, Sweden and DEER PARK, N.Y.—In acquiring Alarm Controls Corp., ASSA ABLOY is gaining a company that has the “ability and willingness to do custom work,” said Scott Baker, president of ASSA ABLOY Electro-Mechanical Specialties and OEM Group.
MELVILLE, N.Y.—If the merger deal with its parent company, Comverse Technology Inc. (CTI), goes through as planned, video surveillance provider Verint will be a 100 percent independent public company as early as February.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.—For the first time ever, the City of New York Fire Department has approved the use of cellular and network communicators for primary fire alarm signaling to central stations, according to DMP, a private, independent manufacturer of intrusion, fire, access
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.—Steve Crespo, president of Security 101, a national integrator based here, believes his company's franchise model provides an ideal framework for security directors in charge of mulitple locations. Since launching here in 2007, the company has grown to include 26 locations today.