LANCASTER, Pa.—Security Partners, a wholesale monitoring center located here, is taking PERS to the next level as the exclusive mid-Atlantic distributor of LifeBeacon, a mobile “emergency call center” with integrated GPS.
CHICAGO—Wireless connectivity solution provider Telular on Aug. 16 announced the availability of two-way voice over cellular using its Telguard TG-1 Express solution. According to Telular vice president of marketing and business development Shawn Welsh, the TG-1 Express will save time and money for central stations and dealers by becoming the one-stop shop for two-way voice communication from the panel to the central station.
FAIRFAX STATION, Va.—PERS provider LogicMark will be touting what it calls a bridge solution between PERS and security at ISC West in Las Vegas in April. The unit can relay its signal through an end user’s traditional security system and be used in non-PERS type situations.
DAYTON, Ohio—VRI has been doing a lot of growing lately, and expects more acquisitions and new services and is getting ready to move its corporate headquarters and monitoring center. The new space is capable of serving at least 250,000 accounts, approximately five times the company’s current size, said VRI president Chris Hendriksen.
The Rapid Response Users Group debuted here Aug. 31 through Sept. 2 amidst much fanfare at the Turning Stone Resort and Casino. More than 330 attendees represented more than 180 current and prospective Rapid customers present by the invitation of Rapid Response.