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California Alarm Association honors Chaumont with award

May 23, 2024SSN Staff

PALM SPRING, Calif. — The California Alarm Association (CAA) recently announced that Lilianne G. Chaumont has been awarded the prestigious Mark Schubert Memorial Award for her outstanding dedication and contributions to the electronic security and life safety industries. The award ceremony took place on Friday, May 17, 2024, recognizing Lilianne's efforts and commitment to the industry. The CAA stated that Lilianne G. Chaumont, President of Chaumont Law Inc., has been a pillar of the...

Access Control, California Alarm Association (CAA), electronic security, intrusion detection, life safety, Lilianne G. Chaumont, Mark Schubert Memorial Award, monitoring, Sean Cooke


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Pye-Barker acquires security integrator Vermillion Systems

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Pye-Barker acquires security integrator Vermillion Systems

May 23, 2024SSN Staff

ATLANTA — Pye-Barker Fire & Safety has revealed it will now operate in Central Indiana after acquiring fast-growing security systems integrator Vermillion Systems. Pye-Barker said it remains steadfast in its commitment to provide full-service life safety offerings to better protect communities throughout the United States. Founded in 1999 by David Vermillion, Vermillion Systems is headquartered in Walkerton, Indiana, outside of South Bend and provides fire alarm monitoring, video surveillance,...

Access Control, Bart Proctor, David Vermillion, integrator, Mergers & Acquisitions, monitoring, Pye-Barker Fire & Safety, Vermillion Systems, Video Surveillance


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Verkada awarded Red Dot Design Award

May 20, 2024SSN Staff

SAN MATEO, Calif. — Verkada has been recognized with the Red Dot Design Award for four of its new designs. Red Dot Design's jury of industry experts awarded Verkada's AC12 Single Door Access Controller, CM42 Mini Dome Camera, GC31 Cellular Gateway, and GC31-E Cellular Gateway for their outstanding hardware engineering and industrial design. "We thoughtfully design each of our products to offer powerful capabilities without sacrificing simplicity and ease of use," said...

Access Control, Camera, John Russell, Red Dot Design Award, Verkada


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Acre adopts acre Intrusion branding

May 20, 2024SSN Staff

PLANO, Texas — Security system provider acre security is rebranding its SPC intruder detection system to acre Intrusion as part of its ongoing effort to unify and simplify its product offerings. The company said that this rebranding marks a strategic alignment within the company's streamlined branding framework. This approach also includes the acre Access Control and acre Visitor Management solutions, bringing a cohesive identity to the entire portfolio. Acre’s intrusion detection...

Access Control, acre, intrusion detection system (IDS), Mark Roberts, SPC


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Olivet Community Schools to deploy ZeroEyes AI gun detection solution

May 16, 2024SSN Staff

PHILADELPHIA —Per ZeroEyes, Michigan’s Olivet Community Schools will be deploying its artificial intelligence (AI) gun detection solution to protect students and faculty against gun-related violence. The school was approved for the State’s dedicated grant funding, enabling Olivet to implement ZeroEyes. Olivet Community Schools comprises an elementary school, as well as a middle and high school that are located at the same complex. According to The Gun Violence Research Center,...

Access Control, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Gun Detection, John Mertz, Mike Lahiff, security cameras, ZeroEyes, ZeroEyes Operations Center (ZOC)


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Specifically Speaking: Breanna Sieferman on the importance of ROI

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Specifically Speaking: Breanna Sieferman on the importance of ROI

May 15, 2024Cory Harris, Editor

YARMOUTH, Maine — There’s nothing like designing integrated security systems that deliver a return on investment (ROI) for end users, says Breanna Sieferman, CPP, PMP, associate principal with TEECOM.  “There’s no way around it, the systems I design and specify are a big investment, so I love the idea of anything that can improve efficiencies and increase the return on that investment for our end users,” Sieferman told SSN.   As part of Security...

Access Control, Breanna Sieferman, Integrated Security Systems, Return on Investment (ROI), TEECOM, Video Surveillance, visitor management


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On The Editor's Desk

My, how you have grown

May 15, 2024Cory Harris, Editor

I’m channeling Van Morrison for this week’s blog after spending the last few days at PSA TEC 2024, a conference being fittingly held in “Big D.” Why do I say, “fittingly held?” Well, they say that everything is bigger in Texas, and I’m in Dallas, a city whose nickname is “Big D.” What I’m trying to say is that PSA TEC has gotten bigger each year since I started coming to the integrator-based conference, and it doesn’t seem like...

2024, Access Control, Bill Bozeman, integrators, PSA TEC


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Axis Communications upgrades Texas presence with new Dallas Experience Center

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Axis Communications upgrades Texas presence with new Dallas Experience Center

May 9, 2024SSN Staff

CHELMSFORD, Mass. – Axis Communications has celebrated the grand opening of its latest Axis Experience Center (AEC) in Frisco, Texas. Axis said that the new Dallas-area facility replaces its original Irving AEC location with a larger, state-of-the-art facility built to accommodate the need for a greater Axis presence in North Texas as its product portfolio expands and its partner ecosystem grows. The space also offers additional meeting space, with plans to expand staffing in the future. With...

Access Control, analytics, Axis Communications, Axis Experience Center (AEC), Healthcare, information technology, Steve Stanberry


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‘No stone unturned’ as Resideo seeks value from acquisition

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‘No stone unturned’ as Resideo seeks value from acquisition

May 8, 2024Ken Showers, Managing Editor

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Resideo Technologies’ recent acquisition of Snap One provided a nice layup for company executives to talk about the impact on the company’s financial performance during a recent conference call.  Resideo President and CEO Jay Geldmacher told investors on the call that Resideo had identified meaningful cost synergies between ADI and Snap One.  “Needless to say, the team is quite excited about the future integration of Snap One into Resideo,...

Access Control, ADI Global Distribution, Jay Geldmacher, Residential Security, Resideo Technologies, Snap One


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ALCEA and LRG Inc. announce security partnership

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ALCEA and LRG Inc. announce security partnership

April 26, 2024SSN Staff

IRVING, Texas – ALCEA, formerly ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions – Critical Infrastructure (AAGS-CI), has announced an agreement with Houston-based LRG Inc. As the internal systems integrator partner across the ASSA ABLOY ecosystem, ALCEA said it offers partners a comprehensive assortment of security solutions and access management systems. Ranging from security hardware, locks, and devices, to key management and access control systems, solutions that can be customized, digitalized and...

Access Control, ALCEA, Assa Abloy, ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions – Critical Infrastructure (AAGS-CI), Jerry Burhans, John Swinford, Lanier Rep Group (LRG), security hardware, Surveillance, systems integrator


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