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CSAA to have new Operations Management Committee chair

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Wednesday, April 8, 2009
The CSAA announced In March CSAA board member Joe Miskulin, superintendent of State Farm Insurance, will take over for Pam Petrow, COO of Vector Security, as chairperson for the

Online marketing for dealers

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Wednesday, April 8, 2009
You knew it was coming - it just took a little longer for the security industry than most others. Here you have a company dedicated to nothing but educating security dealers about online marketing and selling them solutions to their problems.

Dice introduces new Dean of Quantum University

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Wednesday, April 8, 2009
I got a press release from my favorite Dice client services rep. Melissa Roedel the other day. Dice has just hired Bill Pavlov as its new director of training.

Show me the stats

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Tuesday, April 7, 2009
Here's another story about how alarm sales are up because everyone's afraid of crime. (This one's from Hawaii.) Are you seeing as many of these kinds of stories as I am? Do you ever see any crime stats included in these stories?

Mace finally name drops

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Tuesday, April 7, 2009
In its earnings call today, Mace announced the name of that central station they're buying: CSSS.

Do you know the NBSP?

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Tuesday, April 7, 2009
Had a good meeting with Integrated Biometrics at ISC West.

Whole body scans are coming to an airport near you

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Tuesday, April 7, 2009
The New York Times has been paying more attention to security technology recently, if only to stoke privacy fears.

Apx hires 200

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Tuesday, April 7, 2009
So ISC West 2009 won at the old political game: Exceeding expectations.

Camera-DVRs will soon be all the rage

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Monday, April 6, 2009
Kind of buried in this release is news that Dedicated Micros will soon unveil a camera-DVR combo package, kind of like what VideoIQ does, just without that analytics (or maybe with less-sophisticated analytics - we'll see):

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