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Tyco denies Honeywell purchase rumors

SSN Staff  - 
02/01/2002

PEMBROKE, Bermuda-Tyco International recently denied rumors it was interested in buying Honeywell International, which owns several security product manufacturers.

"It is absolutely untrue.

ADT to install panel in pilot

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02/01/2002

BOCA RATON, Fla.-ADT Security Services has been tapped to provide the security equipment and installation services for a four-month pilot program that will integrate General Motor's OnStar in-vehicle program with automated features in the home.

IOBSE releases meeting dates

SSN Staff  - 
01/01/2002

SAN ANTONIO,-The International Organization of Black Security Executives will hold its fall reception Oct. 2 at the Marriott Riverwalk in San Antonio during the American Society for Industrial Security Conference.

Protection One and BellSouth extend their joint venture

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01/01/2002

ATLANTA and TOPEKA, Kan.-The tag team of Protection One and BellSouth has extended its reach into three more Southeast markets.

View Systems expands to California

SSN Staff  - 
01/01/2002

ENGLEWOOD, Colo.-View Systems has opened a new sales and service office in Southern California and hired four new executives to help the company keep up with its recent growth in the wake of the Sept.

Fire alarms via Internet final piece to the puzzle

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01/01/2002

Even with just a small percentage of alarm signals being sent via the Internet, Lou Fiore, past president of the Central Station Alarm Association, is hailing the approval of a Tentative Interim Amendment by the Standards Council of the National Fire Protection Association, which clears the way for Underwriters Laboratories to list equipment that is used to transmit fire signals.

"This is one of the few times in history that an alarm regulatory (group) has been proactive.

SAFE and SAFE Financial move to new headquarters

SSN Staff  - 
01/01/2002

SAN RAMON, Calif.-SAFE and SAFE Financial have moved into a new 35,000 square-foot building here which is more than three times larger than the company's previous facility located here.

False alarm ordinance watch

SSN Staff  - 
01/01/2002

Pittsburgh County, Okla.
Sheriff Jerome "Snookie" Amaranto has asked the Pittsburgh County commissioners to consider allowing him to charge security companies for false alarms.

Tyco Ele. targets residential cabling market

SSN Staff  - 
01/01/2002

HARRISBURG, Pa.-Tyco Electronics has introduced a new residential cabling system that it plans to introduce to the residential multi-dwelling unit market, its first step to targeting the residential wiring market as a whole.

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