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FaceKey courts investors

Brief
SSN Staff  - 
04/01/2008

SAN ANTONIO - FaceKey, a company that makes fingerprint- and facial-recognition-based access and time-and-attendance products here, is awaiting confirmation that it will trade in the Current Information category of the Pink Sheets exchange. This, said Annette Starkweather, FaceKey vice president of operations and business development, should make investors more comfortable buying FaceKey stock, “because it takes that red flag off our name.

NTC, Wild Bullet collaborate to ‘Train the troops’

Brief
SSN Staff  - 
04/01/2008

LAS VEGAS - The National Training Center, located here, in February announced a program called Train the Troops. The program is offered free of charge to recently discharged military service personnel to train them for low-voltage-industry careers.

West Palm takes Security 101

Starting small, firm builds a wireless mesh surveillance network with the city
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04/01/2008

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - Starting with just 13 cameras, the city police department here enlisted integration firm Security 101 to install a Firetide wireless mesh network.

Safeguard adds CEO Long

CFO-type will allow holding company to focus on acquisitions
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04/01/2008

DALLAS - Sensing a weakness in its financial acumen, Safeguard Security Holdings founder and vice-chairman Michael Lagow is excited to have added Eric Long as chief executive officer.
“What I do best is the vision and the marketing aspects of things,” he said.

EODT expands security wing with James

Former Navy, Lockheed Martin vet to grow governmental, commercial operations
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04/01/2008

LENOIR CITY, Tenn. - EOD Technology, which also counts munitions response and mission support among its divisions, has hired former Lockheed Martin and BAE Systems vice president Shawn James as general manager of its Security Services business.

Select Security acquires

Brief
SSN Staff  - 
04/01/2008

LANCASTER, Pa. - Select Security announced on March 7 that it has acquired the assets of SecurityNet, a security provider based in Hazleton, Pa.

Wisconsin adopts NFPA 1

Brief
SSN Staff  - 
04/01/2008

QUINCY, Mass. - The state of Wisconsin has adopted the most recent edition of?NFPA 1, Uniform Fire Code, effective March 1, 2008.

HBMG enters security with Armida

IT integrator and development house banks on wireless solution for physical play
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04/01/2008

AUSTIN - HBMG, a traditionally IT - focused integrator with 65 employees based here, has entered a strategic partnership with wireless surveillance solution manufacturer Armida as part of a plan to enter the physical security market. The company has also recently added futurist David Smith as chief executive officer.

Multiband acquires assets of US Install

Brief
SSN Staff  - 
04/01/2008

MINNEAPOLIS - Multiband Corporation, the nation’s largest DIRECTV master system operator for multiple dwelling units, announced in February it has completed an acquisition of the assets of Minneapolis-based privately-held U.S.

UCC and Digital Synthesis partner

Brief
SSN Staff  - 
04/01/2008

SAN ANTONIO - United Central Control, a monitoring company located here, in January announced a partnership with Digital Synthesis, a software provider. UCC will provide video monitoring and management services as well as access control monitoring, hosting and management services through Digital Synthesis’ platform.

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