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On The Editor's Desk

20, 2024 hours to go

January 24, 2024Cory Harris, Editor

Yes, I am channeling the legendary Ramones for my first blog of 20, 20, 24 - wait, let me correct that - 2024. See where my mind is this week? I’m far from being sedated; as a matter of fact, I’m pretty pumped about what’s ahead for Security Systems News readers in the coming days, weeks, and months ahead. But before I get into 2024, I have to look back at the end of 2023, and the tremendous webcast we hosted in December, titled “State of the Industry - A Look Ahead...

2024, Andrew Lanning, Antoinette King, Dean Drako, Don Joos, Greg Massullo, Integrator of the Year/Bill Bozeman Awards, Ivan Avramov, PSA Security Network (PSA), PSA TEC, Ramones, Security Systems News (SSN), Senthilkumar Chandrasekaran, SIA Women in Security Forum (WISF)


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SSN webcast sees thought leaders discussing 2024’s top trends and challenges

January 3, 2024Ken Showers, Managing Editor

YARMOUTH, Maine – The evolution of cyber-physical security convergence and the emergence of mobile wallets in the access control space were some of the hot topics addressed during a thought leaders webcast hosted by Security Systems News.  Titled “State of the Industry - A Look Ahead to 2024's Top Trends and Challenges in the Security Space”, the webcast featured a panel of industry professionals - Antoinette King, director of regional sales for the East and...

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acre Security builds momentum in 2023 with cloud offerings, market expansion

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acre Security builds momentum in 2023 with cloud offerings, market expansion

September 5, 2023SSN Staff

LAS VEGAS – Security systems provider acre Security showed a robust growth trajectory in the first half of 2023, marked by adoption of its cloud-based access control solutions, expansion of its reach internationally, and improvement of its mobile solutions. In a release the company discussed their growth as a result of demand for cloud-based access control from companies migrating towards convenient and secure access to data from cloud solution. Acre noted that the flexibility and scalability...

acre, Cloud-Based, Don Joos, Harm Radstaak, Security


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ACRE reveals new brand identity – acre security

April 5, 2023SSN Staff

LAS VEGAS—ACRE unveiled its new brand identity – acre security - at ISC West 2023. The move represents acre product brands coming together to create fluid solutions that are agile and responsive to the industry’s evolving needs. With a commitment to providing the highest level of security for customers, acre security has reimagined the brand identity to better reflect their renewed purpose - to eliminate customer risk with their expertise and experience.  The...

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Monitoring Matters

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January 18, 2023Ken Showers, Managing Editor

In the waning weeks of 2022 I briefly touched on some of the big trends I saw being prevalent in 2023. You’ve got things like Zero Trust security strategies, AI-enhanced security algorithms, cloud-based everything, but I neglected an important one I think, and that’s recurring revenue. I know because its something that’s come up multiple times in the past two weeks. NAPCO has credited its recent growth to recurring revenue, and in interviewing CEO Don Joos this past week its...

acre, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Cloud-Based, Don Joos, NAPCO Security Technologies, recurring revenue, Security, Subscriptions, Zero Trust security


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SSN Interview with ACRE CEO Don Joos

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SSN interview with ACRE CEO Don Joos

January 16, 2023Ken Showers, Managing Editor

LAS VEGAS – Don Joos took the helm as CEO of ACRE, a global provider of networking and security solutions, back in May of 2022, and this week Security Systems News sat down with him to discuss how things are going and what’s next for ACRE in 2023. SSN: Mr. Joos, please tells us a little bit about yourself, and how you’re settling into the company. Joos: From a background perspective, you know I've spent pretty much all my career in technology, and I've...

acre, Don Joos, networking, recurring revenue, SaaS based solutions, Security, Security Identification Systems Corporation (SISCO), Security Solutions, Triton


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Monitoring Matters

Call Me, Call Me Any, Anytime

January 11, 2023Ken Showers, Managing Editor

Any time, any place, any day. A little Blondie to start things off. Our operators are ready to receive you, and if you hadn’t guessed it’s still a little quiet on the news front here. Everyone’s still in that holiday funk and trying to shake it off. Which is not to say there’s been no news, far from it! CES 2023 wrapped up this past week and we got a good look at the tech lineup for the coming year. For example, Ring announced the arrival of their security camera for cars....

2023, acre, Arlo, Assa Abloy, Athena Security, Blondie, Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Don Joos, Euphy, Kaadas, Ring, security camera


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Also Noted

ACRE completes acquisition of Security Identification Systems Corporation

September 8, 2022SSN Staff

DALLAS—ACRE, a provider of state-of-the-art security systems, announced it has completed its acquisition of Security Identification Systems Corporation (SISCO).  Financial terms were not disclosed. The combination of ACRE's comprehensive security technology portfolio with SISCO's solutions for credentialing and visitor management fortifies the ability to deliver a wide range of complementary technology options to ACRE's customer base.  Founded in 1994 in South Florida,...

acre, Anthony Zagami, Don Joos, Feenics, Matrix, Security Identification Systems Corporation (SISCO), Triton


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ACRE names Don Joos as new CEO

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ACRE names Don Joos as new CEO

May 4, 2022SSN Staff

DALLAS—ACRE, a global leader providing state-of-the-art security systems, has announced that Don Joos will join the executive team as the company's new CEO, effective May 23, 2022. The announcement comes one day after ACRE Founder and CEO Joseph Grillo announced his retirement, effective May 20. Joos is a proven and experienced technology leader who is well-positioned to lead ACRE through its next phase of growth.  "Don joins the company at a pivotal time and is primed to deliver...

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ACRE Founder and CEO Joseph Grillo announces retirement

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ACRE Founder and CEO Joseph Grillo announces retirement

May 2, 2022SSN Staff

DALLAS—ACRE, a global leader providing state-of-the-art security systems, today announced that Founder and CEO Joseph Grillo is retiring, effective May 20, 2022, and named new CEO Don Joos, who will join the executive team effective May 23, 2022. A proven and respected leader who has driven ACRE's business transformation and growth strategy, Grillo's deep knowledge of the security and access control businesses resulted in strong operating results, a track record of 11 successful...

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