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The Bosch Security and Audio
Tour hits Las Vegas
[Sponsored by Bosch] Bosch demonstrated its range of products at ISC West 2011 in a massive 53-foot truck. The truck showcased products such as HD Video, Intrusion, Access Control and Fire Detection

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Stanley buys its way into Canadian residential security market
First National AlarmCap Income Fund announced that it plans to sell substantially all of its assets to the Canadian subsidiary of Stanley Black & Decker Inc. for $59.7 million in cash, then wind up the fund

Retailers are no longer just window shopping for IP
by Steve Bocking
Compared to other end-user vertical markets, such as transportation, government and education, retail has been a cautious adopter, but the tide is turning

Weather-proofed surveillance: Protecting your system from Mother Nature
by Bob Moore
Since most installations are done when weather conditions are close to ideal, Mother Nature can be a forgotten aspect of the install. Is your surveillance system prepared to withstand the worst weather and survive when it may be needed most?

Camden Rocks 2011 — Call For Musicians in the Security Industry
Camden Door Controls is hosting an open mic, live music jam as part of the CANASA's Security Canada Central tradeshow, on Tuesday October 18, 7:30pm. This is your chance to strut your stuff or introduce your band in a great night of music and friendship.
No entry fee. Open to any amateur or semi-pro musician currently working in the industry. Any style of music, including pop, rock, country, R&B or folk. No karaoke singers please.
Contact David Price, Marketing Manager, Camden Door Controls, by phone 1(877)226-3369 or email
Sponsored by CANASA, SP&T and Canadian Security Magazine


Stainless steel security keypads for harsh conditions
APEM keypads are designed to resist harsh environments, including bad weather exposure, stains, and severe temperature variations
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Arecont Vision expands compact megapixel line
Arecont Vision has expanded its Compact MegaVideo line of box cameras from 10 models to 15
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Platinum Tools releases latest addition to SealSmart product line
Designed for CATV, CCTV, satellite, security, home theater, residential and commercial structured wiring applications
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On deck:

Coming up in the September 2011 issue of SP&T News

Video storage

Home automation

Product focus: Biometrics

In every issue:
Fast Forward with Steve Bocking
CANASA update with JF Champagne
In the Trenches with Ivan Spector
Ask the Expert with Jimmy Palatsoukas, Genetec
Convergence Corner with Robert Moore, Axis Communications

Calendar of Events:

Tri-Ed Customer Appreciation Day & Dinner Aug. 11, 2011, Halifax, NS, For details, call 902-481-8743

Tri-Ed Vancouver, Aiphone Counter Day/BBQ Aug. 11, 2011 Noon - 1:30 p.m. 1-800-863-9596

Tri-Ed Ottawa BBQ & Counter Day Aug. 11, 2011 1-800-566-9933

Niagara Falls Summer BBQ & Counter Day August 18, 2011, Speco Technologies, Aiphone & Keyscan, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m., Location: Graybar Canada, 7000 Kinsmen Court, Niagara Falls, ON, Click here for more details.

Security Industry Association Aug. 22-25, 2011, Certified Security Project Manager program, New Haven, Conn.

Security Canada Atlantic Sept. 14, 2011, Holiday Inn Halifax Harbourview, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

Check out the Calendar of Events on the SP&T News website for more upcoming industry seminars, conferences, shows and training sessions. Got an event you want us to include on the website. Please send an e-mail to editor Neil Sutton:

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