Also Noted

Four women receive Karen Marquez Honors


CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif.—Four ASIS members have been recognized with Karen Marquez Honors, presented by ASIS International’s Women in Security council.

ONVIF reports milestones in products, new access control profile


SAN RAMON, Calif.—ONVIF now has nearly 5,000 compliant IP-based physical security products and more than 500 member companies across six continents and has developed its fifth profile speculation—Profile A for advanced access control.

SIA honors Coulombe of SecuritySpecifiers


SILVER SPRING, Md.—The Security Industry Association will present the Jay Hauhn Excellence in Partnerships Award to Ray Coulombe of SecuritySpecifiers at SIA Honors Night Nov. 18.

Diebold debuts Site Sentry


NORTH CANTON, Ohio—Utilizing cloud and API technology, Diebold is introducing its new Site Sentry video management technology which enables customers to view, assess and respond to security events in real time.

Gallagher chosen at World Trade Center


WASHINGTON—Gallagher Security’s PIV (Personal Identity Verification) solution will be installed for two federal agencies residing at the World Trade Center.

Drone restrictions sought


WASHINGTON—New York Sen. Charles Schumer plans to amend a Federal Aviation Administration bill, requiring drone manufacturers to incorporate geo-fencing to keep drones away from airports, ABC reported.

Tunstall acquires N.Y. PERS company


RICHFIELD SPRINGS, N.Y.—Tunstall Healthcare Group is continuing its expansion plans with the acquisition of another medical alarm company, Healthcare Monitoring Systems, which is based here.

My Alarm Center awards annual scholarships


NEWTON SQUARE, Pa.—My Alarm Center awarded Kristin Hand its annual $1,000 scholarship. Hand, from Baxley, Ga., is studying criminal justice with hopes of being a lawyer, according to a recent statement from My Alarm Center.

Business mogul Branson, others, invest in smart doorbell


SANTA MONICA, Calif.—A start-up based here that sells a smart doorbell recently received a lot of help—$28 million—from business mogul Richard Branson, founder of the Virgin Group; home builder J.F. Shea Co.; and home insurer American Family Insurance Group.

Georgia firm acquires, changes name


METTER, Ga.—Pineland Technology Solutions, based here, has purchased Southeastern Alarm & Technologies, also based in the area, and will now do business as Southeast Fire & Burglar Alarm Company.