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DM speeds products, initiatives across track

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03/01/2008

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.--Amidst a backdrop that included Daytona International Speedway, one of the world's most famous beaches and a Cheever Racing Coyote Pontiac that Dedicated Micro's founder Mike Newton drove in the 2008 24 Hours of Rolex, Dedicated Micros informed key partners and customers of its industry strategy.

Government Watch

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03/01/2008

Campus safety grant bill heads to conference committee
As Security Systems News was going to press in early February, the House of Representatives was expected, within days, to pass H.R.

Alarm ordinance watch

SSN Staff  - 
02/01/2008

Rancho Cordova, Calif.
City officials here have proposed an amendment to the alarm ordinance, reported the Sacramento Bee, that would retain the current fine schedule and initial $50 registration fee, but would institute a new $45 biennial permit renewal fee and possibly institute enhanced call verification.

Gov. Watch

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02/01/2008

HR 3179 sails through in December
A bill that seeks to make it easier for state and local governments to buy security and fire alarm equipment, called The Local Preparedness Acquisition Act (HR 3179), passed the House of Representatives unanimously on Dec. 17, just before Congress recessed for the year.

TechSec keynoters to talk standards, convergence

Dave Morrow, CSO/SPO for EDS, David Bunzel, tops at Santa Clara Consulting, provide end-user, consultant views
SSN Staff  - 
02/01/2008

YARMOUTH, Maine--TechSec Solutions, the preeminent conference exploring the impact of IP technology on the security industry, run by Security Systems News and Security Director News, will be held Feb. 25-27 in Dallas.

Pittsburgh to invest $3.5m for surveillance job

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02/01/2008

PITTSBURGH--City officials here have contracted with consulting firm N.W.

New conference to explore new revenue streams

Security Business Development Forum to educate about new residential, commercial sales opportunities
SSN Staff  - 
02/01/2008

YARMOUTH, Maine--The editors of Security Systems News, along with the Conference Division of United Publications (publishers of SSN), have announced the Security Business Development Forum, a new conference that will focus on educating attendees about new revenue opportunities and ways to increase recurring monthly revenue.
It will take place May 18 through 20, at the Renaissance Hotel, in Baltimore.

Church member tails burglar, police apprehend

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02/01/2008

MILLINGTON, Tenn.--A Sunday School superintendent who was awoken in the early morning of Dec.

New NY licensing law in effect

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02/01/2008

ALBANY, New York--After 15 years of work by the NYBFAA and others, the state of New York passed last year an amendment to Article 6D of the General Business law giving the State Department's Division of Licensing Services the power to fine unlicensed security practitioners up to $10,000.
The law was signed by Gov.

IQinVision pushes ‘pixel per foot’

Is this the new standard for how video surveillance is specified?
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01/01/2008

BOSTON, Mass.—Here in the Architects Building on Broad Street in the Financial District, IQinVision held a cozy seminar Dec.

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