Also Noted

Linear launches solution to stop metal thieves

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12/12/2012

CARLSBAD, Calif.—Linear LLC, a provider of residential and commercial access control solutions, recently launched Copper Cop, a copper theft security solution designed to protect industrial HVAC units from metal thieves, according to a company statement.

Safe Systems buys two Colorado-based security companies

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12/11/2012

LOUISVILLE, Colo.—Safe Systems Inc., a burglar- and fire-alarm company based here, continues on its course of growth by acquiring Colorado Telemetry Systems, based in Golden, Colo., and Sunair Security Services, based in Aurora, Colo., according to an article from the Bo

Genetec certifies Pivot3 storage solution

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12/11/2012

MONTREAL—Genetec, a provider of IP solutions for physical security based here, expanded its list of qualified storage solutions with the certification of Pivot3 vSTAC Watch storage and computer appliances, according to a company statement.

Power Home Technologies provide break-in victim with alarm system

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12/10/2012

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va.—When a widow told a local TV station she had been sleeping with a hatchet under her pillow since a burglar had stolen her gun, Power Home Technologies, a security alarm monitoring company, stepped up and provided her with an alarm system, according to

Level 5 Security attains ETL listing for fire safety

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12/05/2012

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.—Level 5 Security Group, an electronic security company based here, has achieved Edison Testing Laboratory certification for its fire system installation, servicing, testing, and monitory offerings, according to a company statement.

DICE Users Group conference set for new venue

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12/05/2012

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.—DICE Corp.’s annual users group conference will be hosted by Engineered Protection Systems Inc. at its corporate office here, according to a company statement.

Missouri school district selects RedCloud for access control

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12/04/2012

STERLING, Va.—RedCloud, a provider of Web-based physical access control systems, announced recently that the Liberty Public School District near Kansas City, Mo., has deployed the company’s Enterprise system to manage security, according to a RedCloud statement.

3M awarded Veterans Affairs contract

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12/04/2012

ST. PAUL, Minn.—3M, a provider of security solutions to businesses and governments, has been awarded a contract to provide identification document verification for the U.S.

IMS Research clarifies the cloud

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12/04/2012

AUSTIN, Texas—A new report published by IMS Research, titled “The North American and European Markets for Access Control,” addresses some of the confusion surrounding cloud-based access control, according to an IMS statement.

Former White House CSO joins PSIM provider

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12/03/2012

VidSys, a provider of PSIM solutions, has named John Gill, a former White House chief security officer, its vice president of business development, according to a company statement.

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