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ESTA conference runs the gamut

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08/05/2014

ATLANTA, Ga.—The Electronic Security & Technology Association annual conference, a four-day event featuring speakers, presentations and idea sharing, earned positive reviews from attendees, the company recently announced about the show, held here in April.

FIMI to be Magal’s majority shareholder

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08/04/2014

YAHUD, Israel—Magal Security Systems, a provider of solutions and products for physical and cyber security, announced July 30 that FIMI Opportunity Fund, a private equity fund based in Israel, has entered into an agreement with Ki Corporation Limited, to acquire from Ki approximately 40 percent of Magal’s outstanding shares at a price of $3.50 per share.

Proximex debuts ‘entry level’ PSIM

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08/04/2014

WESTFORD, Mass.—Proximex, part of the Security Products business unit of Tyco, on Aug. 4 introduced Surveillint Essentials, an entry-level PSIM solution.

Brian Wiser named Bosch Security Systems president of sales for North America

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08/04/2014

FAIRPORT, N.Y.—Brian Wiser has been named president of sales, North America, for Bosch Security Systems. In this position, he will lead the sales, support, training, customer service and marketing organizations in North America.

G4S Technology awarded $1.8m airport contract

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08/04/2014

OMAHA, Neb.—G4S Technology announced July 23 that it won a $1.8M contract to upgrade security for the Killeen-Fort Hood Regional Airport located in Killeen, Texas.

Communications Concepts wins rail deal

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08/04/2014

PRINCETON, N.J.—SightSensor video analytic thermal cameras from SightLogix have been deployed at a major Class 1 railroad. The installation is being funded through the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s 2011 Freight Rail Security Grant Program.

Updates on Idesco

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08/04/2014

NEW YORK—Idesco, a security systems integrator, launched a new corporate website in July that showcases Idesco's solutions, including access control, video surveillance, ID badging, turnstiles, managed services, biometrics and visitor management.

ROK Systems protects schools

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08/04/2014

BELMONT, Mich.—Systems integrator ROK Systems recently completed a comprehensive networked security system solution for the Traverse City Area Public Schools, connecting 26 school buildings to one network.

ESX 2014 draws more than 2,000 security professionals

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07/29/2014

IRVING, Texas—ESX 2014, held in June in the Music City Center of Nashville, drew more than 2,000 professionals and 200-plus exhibitors, according to a news release from the Electronic Security Association.

MobileHelp nabs Frost & Sullivan award

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07/29/2014

BOCA RATON, Fla.—MobileHelp, a provider of mobile PERS solutions, based here, recently won Frost & Sullivan’s 2014 North American Price Performance Value Leadership Award in the PERS category, according to a joint news release.

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