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Protection Bureau announces 2009 scholarship award winners

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Monday, August 3, 2009
I just got a press release from The Protection Bureau. They've announced the recipients of the company's scholarships for the children of current Protection Bureau employees.

Johns Brothers: On the ball

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Monday, August 3, 2009
I had never heard of Johns Brothers Security until they contacted me last week about sponsoring a youth baseball tournament, but, then, I guess that's the point.

Mace to buy into access control in 60 days?

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Thursday, July 30, 2009
That's what Mace president of security products John O'Leary says in an interview here. Anybody you know that's for sale?

Siemens bidding for Nortel's enterprise biz

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Thursday, July 30, 2009
Many of you know that Nortel is in bankruptcy, which is sort of hard to imagine when you remember that within the last decade the company was the single highest-valued stock in all of Canada.

Irony of ironies

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Wednesday, July 29, 2009
Now that I'm kind of "in" the security industry, I find myself pimping security systems to just about everyone I know.

Support for Ron Walters and his family

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Wednesday, July 29, 2009
It was with great sadness that I visited the blog maintained by SIAC's Ron Walters to update friends and family on his daughter's condition today and le

Housing market hit bottom?

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Wednesday, July 29, 2009
The lead story in today's New York Times talks about recent signs that the housing market has bottomed out in most metropolitan areas in the country. The notable exceptions are Phoenix and Vegas—the places where the expansion in housing ba-boomed in the past decade.

Someone help this town

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Tuesday, July 28, 2009
Despite lingering questions about the value of public surveillance, it's clear that public surveillance remains a viable market. At some level, it's not about rationality or statistics. It's about people loving video and wanting to be able to see for themselves.

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