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Carter Brothers to build new security business with new partner

After selling its fire business to Tyco, Carter looks to collaborate with a cableco or telecom

ATLANTA—Now that he’s sold his fire business to Tyco, John Carter, president of Carter Brothers, plans to partner with a large company to provide security services on a national basis.

ADT makes another commercial buy

San Francisco-based Acme Security Systems will join forces with ASG

BOCA RATON, Fla.—ADT yesterday announced the completed acquisition of Acme Security Systems. Acme will join forces with recently acquired Aronson Security Group (ASG) to further drive commercial growth and expansion, ADT said in its announcement.

ADT acquires Aronson Security Group

Deal marks key chapter in company’s efforts to expand its commercial capabilities

BOCA RATON, Fla.—ADT announced on March 2 the completed acquisition of Aronson Security Group Inc. (ASG), a national integrator based in Renton, Wash., that has been in business for 55 years and has nearly 170 employees.

ADT brings verification to SMB customers using its Pulse platform

Company plans to bring verification to residential Pulse customers in 2018

BOCA RATON, Fla.—ADT announced in late December that it could verify alarms through cameras connected for small- to medium-sized business customers on the ADT Pulse platform nationwide.

ADT launches ADT Go

ADT partnered with Life360 to deliver a mobile app that extends security outside of the home

LAS VEGAS—ADT partnered with Life360, a company focused on protecting and connecting families through a mobile application, to launch ADT Go today.

Vivint to pay ADT $10 million in deceptive sales lawsuit settlement


BOCA RATON, Fla.—ADT yesterday announced that Vivint would pay the company $10 million to settle a deceptive sales lawsuit filed in April 2017, ADT’s largest deceptive sales settlement to date.

ADT unveils cybersecurity service for commercial business

Company acquires DATASHIELD, creates new ‘ADT Cybersecurity’ brand

BOCA RATON, Fla.—ADT announced this week the acquisition close of cybersecurity company DATASHIELD, unveiling that the newly acquired company will now operate under the brand ADT Cybersecurity.

ADT buys third commercial integrator this year


BOCA RATON, Fla.—ADT announced the acquisition of Gaston Security, its third buy in the commercial system integration space this year.

Samsung unveils ADT-monitored DIY home security, automation system

Product will be available exclusively at Best Buy

RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J. and BOCA RATON, Fla.—Samsung and ADT together announced a new professionally monitored, self-installed life safety solution powered by the Samsung SmartThings platform.

Integrators '20 under 40' 2017—Ryan Fritts


Ryan Fritts, 36

VP of technology and product security, ADT

Boca Raton, Fla.