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Carter Bros. make commitment to industry at ESX

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08/01/2008

NASHVILLE, Tenn.--Following his keynote address here at the inaugural Electronic Security Expo, Cris Carter opened the floor to questions, muffling any nascent applause.

NSCA promotes women in the industry

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08/01/2008

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa--The National Systems Contractors Association unveiled at the InfoComm 08 show in June a new initiative to promote and support women in the industry. “There are many females in the industry who are in key positions and are helping drive the industry,” said Jeanne Stiernberg of Stiernberg Consulting, who is involved with the organization of the initiative.

Juval Aviv to keynote Security Profiling for Survival

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08/01/2008

YARMOUTH, Maine--International security expert Juval Aviv will keynote Security Profiling for Survival, a conference dedicated to the use of behavior profiling and technology to protect people and assets, developed by Security Directors News.

Juval Aviv is currently president and CEO of Interfor, Inc.

Hong Kong chapter wins first Bordes Award

SSN Staff  - 
08/01/2008

ALEXANDRIA, Va.--The ASIS Foundation has awarded the first Roy Bordes Award for Physical Security to the ASIS Hong Kong chapter.

Cisco adds to router

Makes IP surveillance an add-on for installed base
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08/01/2008

SAN JOSE, Calif.--Continuing to build its presence in the IP surveillance market, networking manufacturer Cisco has announced an IP video solution that can be added to its popular Integrated Services Router, which has an installed based of four million customers.

Lessons from London

British knight expounds on public city surveillance
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07/01/2008

BERKELEY, Calif.--Sir Chris Fox called video analytics “the key to the future” in public city surveillance during a presentation here at the ADT Media Event.

Gov.Watch

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07/01/2008

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Miller takes over as NBFAA prez

Cites ‘continuing legacy, strengthening infrastructure’ as goals for the next two years
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07/01/2008

NASHVILLE, Tenn.--Mike Miller will be welcomed as the new president of the National Burglar & Fire Alarm Association during the ESX conference here, at an incoming ceremony on June 25.

D&Z buys Dallas office from Admiral

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07/01/2008

PHILADELPHIA--In an effort to bolster its presence in Texas and in the commercial real estate market, national guarding firm Day & Zimmerman has acquired the Dallas branch of Admiral Security Services. It will merge with D&Z’s current Dallas office, bringing 85 employees, including district manager Nancy Montgomery, who will continue to lead the office.

Chicago may mandate security in vacant buildings

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07/01/2008

CHICAGO--An ordinance due to hit the Chicago City Council as Security Systems News went to press on June 11 would require owners of buildings vacant for more than six months to install and “maintain a working burglar alarm system.” The ordinance was proposed by Mayor Richard Daley in an effort to clean up the city.

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