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Monitoring Matters

UTC finalizes S2 Security deal, combines S2 and Lenel

October 3, 2018Spencer Ives

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla.—UTC Climate, Controls & Security has completed its recently announced purchase of S2 Security, and will combine the newly acquired company with Lenel, creating LenelS2. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. LenelS2 will provide scalable, customer solutions in the access control and security management systems industry, serving global enterprises to small- and mid-sized companies, the announcement said. The business is part of UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit...

Alex Housten, Houlihan Lokey, Jeff Stanek, John Moss, Lenel, Michael Morabito, S2 Security, UTC

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UTC Climate, Controls & Security agrees to buy S2 Security

September 26, 2018SSN Staff

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla.—UTC Climate, Controls & Security has agreed to acquire S2 Security, a developer of unified security and video management solutions. UTC Climate, Controls & Security provides fire safety, security, building automation, heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration systems, and is a unit of United Technologies Corp.“This move is well aligned with our strategic focus to grow our core business and increase innovation,” Alex Housten, VP & general manager,...

Alex Housten, John Moss, S2 Security, UTC

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General News

Market Trends: Mobile access control today—where are we?

May 19, 2016Andrew Mazer

YARMOUTH, Maine—Access control is one of those areas in commercial security that just screams for smartphone compatibility. People seldom leave their home, car or office without their phone in tow, and scanning a prox card or identity badge seems so, well, 2006.For the past five years at least, security software vendors have been proclaiming a mobile-first strategy, focusing on creating products that exploit the capabilities of smartphones and tablets. And the industry has seen some innovations...

AMAG Technology, Brivo, John Moss, Matt Barnette, PSX, S2 Security, Scot MacTaggart, Steve Van Till

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S2 Security puts monitor on network

April 28, 2016Martha Entwistle

FRAMINGHAM, Mass.—S2 Security, a provider of IP-based access control and video management and mobile security management systems, has put the monitor on the network with its Magic Monitor, a move that S2 CEO John Moss says “fundamentally changes the value proposition of a security management system.”“It really means a much more expanded presence for the security function in an organization,” Moss told Security Systems News. The security group, often an “unseen...

John Moss, Magic Monitor, Netbox, S2 Security

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S2 launches S2 Global

July 23, 2012Martha Entwistle

FRAMINGHAM, Mass.—Network-based integrated security system provider S2 Security on July 17 launched its S2 Global product. Designed for customers with multiple dispersed facilities, S2 Global connects multiple devices in security management systems and video management systems.S2 Global unites those appliances “under one centrally controlled distributed network, while retaining many of the principles that S2 pioneered, including an appliance-based architecture and Web browser delivery,”...

John Moss, S2 Security, Security Systems News (SSN)

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Carter Brothers focuses on national accounts

March 3, 2011Martha Entwistle

ATLANTA—National fire and security integrator Carter Brothers is realigning its business to focus on national accounts and it's partnering with S2 Security as part of that process. “We have over six thousand different buildings under contract across the country, we already do business nationally. Now we're going to go after national accounts in fire, video and access. It's the logical next step for us,” John Carter, Carter Brothers CEO and president told Security Systems News on...

Carter Brothers, John Carter, John Pierangeli, Rob Costello, S2 Security, Steve Board

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