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FLIR buys DVTEL for $92m

December 7, 2015Martha Entwistle

WILSONVILLE, Ore.—In a deal that builds out its commercial security capabilities and adds software expertise, FLIR Systems, based here, on Nov. 30 bought video surveillance provider DVTEL for $92 million cash.Known in the security world for its thermal cameras and its 2012 purchase of Lorex, FLIR is a $4 billion enterprise that makes visible-light imaging systems, locater systems, measurement and diagnostic systems and threat-detection solutions.“This deal expands FLIR's presence in commercial,...

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Strategic Security likes the simplicity of cloud

September 2, 2015Martha Entwistle

RALEIGH, N.C.—As Strategic Security managing partner Jay Slaughterbeck makes plans to grow his business and expand geographically, he's undertaken an initiative to expand his cloud services.“I personally would like to see everything in the cloud for the sake of RMR,” Slaughterbeck said. “[With cloud you're] able to offload that hardware and operating system maintenance and it makes life simpler for everyone.”Slaughterbeck said he's a newer convert to cloud. “I...

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