SAN MATEO, Calif.—AtHoc, a leader in network-centric interactive crisis communication systems, announced in late July that it has been awarded a patent centered on the use of mobile alerting and safeguarding information security throughout the alerting cycle.
NORTHFORD, Conn.—Fire-Lite Alarms by Honeywell today released the Lite-Connect multimode fiber solution, designed to join as many as 16 remote fire alarm control panels together to report all systems’ signals to a central monitoring station as one.
ATLANTA, Ga.—The Electronic Security & Technology Association annual conference, a four-day event featuring speakers, presentations and idea sharing, earned positive reviews from attendees, the company recently announced about the show, held here in April.
YAHUD, Israel—Magal Security Systems, a provider of solutions and products for physical and cyber security, announced July 30 that FIMI Opportunity Fund, a private equity fund based in Israel, has entered into an agreement with Ki Corporation Limited, to acquire from Ki approximately 40 percent of Magal’s outstanding shares at a price of $3.50 per share.
FAIRPORT, N.Y.—Brian Wiser has been named president of sales, North America, for Bosch Security Systems. In this position, he will lead the sales, support, training, customer service and marketing organizations in North America.
PRINCETON, N.J.—SightSensor video analytic thermal cameras from SightLogix have been deployed at a major Class 1 railroad. The installation is being funded through the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s 2011 Freight Rail Security Grant Program.
NEW YORK—Idesco, a security systems integrator, launched a new corporate website in July that showcases Idesco's solutions, including access control, video surveillance, ID badging, turnstiles, managed services, biometrics and visitor management.