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Monitronics selects TSP

May 24, 2016SSN Staff

DALLAS—Monitronics selects DSC PowerSeries Neo platform and the DSC Touch smart panel for its authorized dealer program, Tyco Security Products announced in mid-May. “We are pleased to be included in Monitronics' Authorized Dealer program and to be able to offer dealers the latest and most innovative hybrid intrusion platform available on the market today,” David Grinstead, vice president of global sales for Tyco Security Products, said in a prepared statement. PowerSeries Neo is...

Bruce Mungiguerra, David Grinstead, DSC, monitronics, TSP


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Residential

Amherst Alarm takes 'deliberate' path to success

July 30, 2014Tess Nacelewicz

AMHERST, N.Y.—Amherst Alarm, one of the nation's leading alarm companies, is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year. CEO Tim Creenan credits his company's long-term success to its "slow and deliberate" approach to business.“We've kind of had slow, steady, controlled growth over the years, where we didn't, [for example], jump from 100 accounts to 10,000 accounts or something crazy like that, [which is] unmanageable,” Creenan, who co-founded Amherst in 1984, told Security Systems...

Amherst Alarm, DMP, DSC, IQ Certification, New York State ESA, physical security, SSN, Tim Creenan


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General News

Talking keypads and panels with Mark McCall

April 23, 2014Leif Kothe

SAN ANTONIO—Mark McCall, director of information technology at United Central Control, entered the security industry in somewhat of an indirect fashion. With a background firmly in IT, McCall was asked by a friend, who owns Pensacola, Fla.-based SentryNet, to write a white paper evaluation of the company, highlighting its strengths and weaknesses, particularly with respect to IT infrastructure and staffing issues. “I gave a road map for his business for things that, in my professional...

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Commercial

Tyco and Telguard team up, expand DSC interactive offering

September 4, 2013SSN Staff

TORONTO—The partnership of Tyco Security Products and Telguard will offer interactive service solutions to users of DSC Intrusion Security Products, the companies have announced.The move is part of Tyco's strategy to develop security products that work with interactive services, according to the Aug. 28 news release. Telguard, which offers wireless security and fire systems monitoring, is the first to offer DSC hardware along with its existing communications solutions.“We've always had...

c24, DSC, Telguard, Tyco Security Products


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Suppliers

iControl/Time Warner Cable sell home security/home automation together

January 10, 2012Tess Nacelewicz

PALO ALTO, Calif.—Software provider iControl Networks this week announced a new partnership with Time Warner Cable, in which Time Warner's IntelligentHome security and home automation solution is being powered by iControl software.Time Warner's solution offers such features as lighting and temperature control and home security—monitored 24/7 by a 5-Diamond rated monitoring center that Time Warner owns, according to a new release.Security Systems News recently reported that Time Warner...

ADT, Bob Hagerty, C24 Interactive, Comcast, DSC, iControl Networks, IntelligentHome, Rogers Communications, Time Warner Cable, Tyco Secruity Products


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Genetec's Security Center integrates with intrusion panels

June 2, 2011Martha Entwistle

MONTREAL—Genetec's unified security platform, Security Center 5.0, can for the first time integrate with intrusion panels, the company announced May 18. “We've integrated with intrusion panels before, but it's always been a custom integration,” said Jimmy Palatsoukas, Genetec senior product manager. “Now it's an off-the-shelf feature.” The company announced the integration with Bosch GV2 and GV3 models. “We work with several systems integrators who are Bosch-certified...

Bosch GV2, Bosch GV3, DMP, DSC, Genetec, Honeywell Vista, Jimmy Palatsoukas, PSIM, Security Center 5.0, Tom Melcher


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