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Devcon to save $1.2 million with staff reduction

Friday, January 11, 2008
Devcon International, the Florida security company that shed the last of its non-security-related businesses last year, announced this week that it will let 42 employees go--that's about 8% of the

This seems like a bad idea

Thursday, January 10, 2008
Does this company just not have a security director?

Curious about the CES show?

Wednesday, January 9, 2008
Well, there's plenty of security-related news coming out of the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas right now, but I don't feel like getting into much of it because I'm trying to get a paper out the door.

Argyle buys three companies

Tuesday, January 8, 2008
Argyle Security, a rapidly growing international integrator born out of the San Antonio-based ISI, has announced thre

L-1 to buy Bioscrypt

Monday, January 7, 2008
News just came over the wire that L-1 has entered into a definitive agreement to buy Bioscrypt, recently named the biometric market leader by an IMS study.

Remote monitoring marketing materials

Monday, January 7, 2008
Stories like this one about the nuclear industry's new panic about sleeping guards just couldn't be better marketing fodder for those of you out there peddling remote monitoring and video analytics.

AMPS-It's everybody's problem

Friday, January 4, 2008

Despite all the clamor in the security world about the looming analog deadline, this mainstream news article points out the more widespread panic about analog getting the axe.

CEA says digital TV conversion opportunity for integrators

Thursday, January 3, 2008
For those of you eyeing the home automation space, it might be interesting to note that the CEA now believes at least half of all U.S. homes have a digital television.