Also Noted

FLIR cameras help police find Boston bombing suspect

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04/22/2013

WILSONVILLE, Ore.—A helicopter with infrared cameras from FLIR Systems helped police confirm a Boston Marathon bombing suspect was hiding in a covered boat behind a residence in Watertown, Mass., according to an SIA news item.

ADT wraps up share repurchase program

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04/19/2013

BOCA RATON, Fla.—ADT recently completed its share repurchase program, an agreement under which it repurchased 12.6 million shares of its common stock for a total cost of $600 million, according to a company statement.

ESA: Think like a burglar

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04/18/2013

IRVING, Texas—In response to a recent FBI report that found a rise in property crime in nearly every region of the country, the Electronic Security Association, based here, is offering tips that encourage homeowners to better understand how burglars operate—and to get a

NorthStar Alarm goes shoeless for a cause

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04/17/2013

OREM, Utah—For the second time, employees of NorthStar Alarm, based here, went one day without shoes Tuesday to raise awareness for the millions of children that go without them daily, according to a company statement.

Wisconsin man uses security system to break up party

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04/17/2013

FOND DU LAC, Wis.—Out of town for the weekend, a resident of this Wisconsin city notified local authorities of a party at his house after checking his security system, according to an article from the Fond Du Lac Reporter, a local newspaper.

Former telecom exec is ADT’s new chief customer officer

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04/16/2013

BOCA RATON, Fla.—ADT recently tapped former U.S. Cellular executive Alan Ferber to be its new chief customer officer, according to a company statement. He will report directly to ADT’s CEO, Naran Gursahaney.

Hawaii alarm company shuts down, does not inform customers

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04/15/2013

HONOLULU, Hawaii—An alarm company in this city abruptly closed down without telling its customers, according to a report from KHON2, a news outlet based in Honolulu.

Schneider Electric to expand IP camera line

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04/12/2013

DALLAS—Schneider Electric plans to launch more than 50 new IP cameras in 2013 as part of its Pelco IP video surveillance product line, according to a company statement.

Avigilon promotes Marett to EVP of marketing

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04/09/2013

VANCOUVER—Avigilon today announced the promotion of Keith Marett to executive vice president of marketing, communications and product strategy, according to a company statement.

Honeywell adds members to open tech alliance

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04/09/2013

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Seven new members have joined the Honeywell Open Technology Alliance, according to a company statement. The new members are Exacq, LG, Oncam Grandeye, ImmerVision, Panasonic, Pelco and Sony.

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