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Guard merger to produce $4.5b ‘AlliedUniversal’

Deal expected to produce $100 million in synergies
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05/04/2016

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. and SANTA ANA, Calif.—AlliedBarton Security Services and Universal Services of America on May 3 announced a plan to merge, creating AlliedUniversal, a guard company with $4.5 billion in revenues and 140,000 officers.

Convergint acquires Total Recall

Dan Moceri: Convergint will expand smart city expertise
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05/04/2016

SCHAUMBURG, Ill.—One day after Convergint Technologies acquired New York-based systems integrator Total Recall, Total Recall president Jordan Heilweil was boarding a plane to meet a new customer in Savannah, Ga.

Supreme Security acquires Homeguard Alarm Systems

Company set to announce second acquisition later this month
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05/04/2016

UNION, N.J.—Supreme Security Systems, a regional security company based here, has acquired the 500 accounts of Homeguard Alarm Systems, based in Fair Haven, N.J. The financials of the deal were not provided.

Dynamark starts Partner Council

Council discussed partner incentives like competitions for vacations
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05/04/2016

HAGERSTOWN, Md.—Dynamark has a new way to communicate with its partners, a recently created partner council, which will meet regularly to give the company feedback.

ADT loses appeal in case against Alder, formerly APT

Alder’s Christian: ‘We do things the right way’
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05/04/2016

SALT LAKE CITY—Alder, formerly Alarm Protection Technology or APT, recently prevailed in a legal battle with ADT, which had alleged that Alarm Protection Technology engaged in trademark infringement and fraudulent and deceptive sales tactics.

Qualcomm, ADT, August to talk trends at ESX

Panelists will assess the competitive landscape for the security industry
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05/04/2016

FORT WORTH, Texas—ESX on May 3 announced that speakers from Qualcomm, ADT and August will be the panelists for its OpenXchange Breakfast, which will take place here on June 8.

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SSN News Poll June 2016

ISC West 2016 had a lot to offer, on and off the show floor. What were your objectives this year at the industry’s largest trade show?

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