Subscribe to Front page feed

Top Stories

Congress supports key security legislation

House adopts bill to extend the ‘no-load exemption’ deadline for security and life-safety products
 - 
12/07/2016

WASHINGTON—The House recently approved the Power and Security Systems Act, H.R. 6375, a bipartisan bill introduced by Reps. Mike Pompeo (R-Kan.), and Peter Welch (D-Vt) that removes the expiration date on the no-load exemption for security and life-safety products under current energy efficiency standards governing external power supplies.

CONNECT Panel: Company branding in the digital age

Tammy Beil presents on considerable factors in marketing a company
 - 
12/07/2016

HOLLYWOOD, Fla.—Tammy Beil, chief growth officer for marketing firm TABeil, kicked off her Honeywell CONNECT session by listing some of the most globally recognized brands, including Google, Coca-Cola, Mercedes-Benz and Nike.

Grosvenor works with UniKey

Technology partnership will yield new line of mobile access control solutions
 - 
12/07/2016

LONDON—Grosvenor Technology, a global access control solutions company based here, is partnering with UniKey, a smart lock and digital access control company, to provide a new line of mobile access control solutions to its customers worldwide.

Five Questions: Sean Githens

 - 
12/05/2016

Sean Githens, who was recently appointed to his new role of VP and COO at Redwire, is a two-time National Achievement recipient with more than 15 years of industry experience. Since his start with Redwire in 2001, he has served in numerous operational roles, including most recently as vice president, customer services. Prior to that, he was director of client services where he managed multiple central stations. Githens is a graduate of Florida State University and earned an MBA from Phoenix University.

Women in Security: The Protection Bureau, 40 years and going strong

SVP Karen Baker helps sustain family-run business
 - 
11/29/2016

EXTON, Pa.—The Protection Bureau, a national security integration company based here, is a family-run business with more than 40 years of success serving both the residential and commercial security markets.

Women in Security: iluminar's Eddie Reynolds

CEO and co-founder blazing her own path
 - 
11/29/2016

IRVINE, Calif.—Edwina “Eddie” Reynolds is president, CEO and co-founder of iluminar, a manufacturer and global supplier of infrared and white light illuminators, as well as license plate recognition products.

Monitoring

Commercial & Systems Integrators

Poll

SSN News Poll January 2017

Some companies this year have discussed the benefit of moving from operating their own central stations to partnering with a third party monitoring center, including RFI Communications, Red Hawk Fire & Security and Comtronics. Will more companies switch to using wholesale centrals?