Sonitrol central aids police in foiling burglary attempt
HIALEAH, Fla. - A monitored Sonitrol of Fort Lauderdale system installed at South Florida tobacco retailer Tobacco King alerted police to three burglars attempting to break into the store through the roof.
NEW ORLEANS - Terrorism, war and the costs of both on the United States and the world will be explored in two keynote addresses to be held at this yearÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ ASIS International Seminar and Exhibits, held Sept. 15 to 18 at the Ernest N.
DENVER - An alarm technician was able to calm an angry customer and solve a strange problem with the customerÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Concord Pro 6000 alarm panel after determining that the customerÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s 16-month-old baby was unintentionally arming the home alarm system.
The customer had called Rocky Mountain Alarms here to complain that the alarm system was apparently arming itself and would sound an alarm when the homeowner opened a door when the system was supposed to be disarmed.
TEMPE, Ariz. - With the opening of an office in the United Kingdom, Southwest Microwave, a company that specializes in microwave sensors used in military and industrial applications, expects the European market to account for 30 percent of its business within the next 18 months.
With the focus increasingly turning to maximum system functionality, the integration of fire control and detection with other building activities such as access control and HVAC operations is taking center stage.
The movement over the past two decades has been toward integrating multiple systems from myriad suppliers rather than following the old model of one-system-fits-all.
What makes sense from a building systems or even security point of view may not always be the best solution in the event of a fire. ThatÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s why, noted Steve Sargent, director of worldwide sales for Keltron, project management Ã¢â‚¬Å“is critically importantÃ¢â‚¬Â as systems integration gets under way.