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Setronics gets FAC64 contract

State contract streamlines public bidding process

BILLERICA, Mass.—Doing business with systems integrator Setronics just got easier for school systems and other public-sector entities and some nonprofit customers thanks to a new state FAC64 contract.

TycoIS secures exit at Maine airport

‘Technology doesn’t get tired or distracted’

PORTLAND, Maine—Passengers deplaning at the Portland International Jetport here now must make their way through a special security exit portal, one of only two of its kind in the country.

ASG buys bolt-on in Louisiana


BELTSVILLE, Md.—Super-regional ASG Security is “having a strong sales year so far in Louisiana” and it’s also building density through acquisitions in this region, ASG CFO Ralph Masino told Security Systems News.

Diebold opens electronic security headquarters


NORTH CANTON, Ohio—With the establishment of its new Electronic Security Headquarters, Diebold, Inc. will centralize operations and support the growth of its electronic security business, strengthening its focus on electronic security solutions and improving outcomes in systems integration, the company said in a Sept. 6 news release.

World Wide Security/GC Alarm offers remote monitoring


GARDEN CITY, N.Y.—Managed Services, a new division of World Wide Security/GC Alarm, is aimed at serving the needs of commercial and residential complexes in the tri-state region.

Tyco and Telguard team up, expand DSC interactive offering


TORONTO—The partnership of Tyco Security Products and Telguard will offer interactive service solutions to users of DSC Intrusion Security Products, the companies have announced.

Securadyne acquires Advanced Control Concepts

Deal brings platform for expansion in Southeast, fire capabilities, 30 employees

CARROLLTON, Texas—Securadyne, a startup independent integrator with national ambitions, today announced the acquisition of Advanced Control Concepts, an integration firm based in Pensacola, Fla.

SDI is now $70m business after buying X7

X7 brings design-build capabilities; industry certifications; and District of Columbia, Virginia Tech, and other major government and commercial clients

CHICAGO—In a deal that adds $15 million in revenue and brings design-build capabilities, important industry certifications and major government and commercial clients into its fold, systems integration firm SDI has acquired X7, a Washington, D.C.-based integration company.

Former Security Networks CEO Rich Perry mulls next move

Perry looks to 'find the right situation, grow another business'

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.—With the Aug. 16 close of the Monitronics-Security Networks deal behind him, former Security Networks CEO Rich Perry is taking some time off, but he’s spending some of that time thinking about his next venture in the security industry.

Vector Security acquires IRG, managed network services company

CEO Petrow says deal is just the beginning of Vector's move into managed infrastructure and business intelligence space

PITTSBURG—National integrator Vector Security will be able to offer managed network services to its customers and will have access to the "Who’s Who of retail customers”—including American Eagle, Estée Lauder and Coach—as the result of its acquisition of Industry Retail Group (IRG), a managed network services company based in Bethesda, Md.



SSN News Poll January 2016

There's a lot of private equity interest in security. Many top security companies, such as Vivint, Protection 1, CSG Security and Alarm Capital Alliance, are PE-backed. What do you think about private equity's involvement in the security industry?

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