December 6, 2007 – Volume 3 Issue 25
Bell Canada has cancelled its Home Monitoring portfolio less than a year after launching the service
spokesman Jeff Meerman says the service has been cancelled because
''Bell has decided to focus on its core portfolio'' of home phone,
Internet, cell phone and satellite television. He said the decision was
made independent of the sale of Bell's parent company, BCE, to a
private consortium led by the Ontario Teacher's Pension Fund for
approximately $52 billion.
March Networks appointed Stephen Nicolle the position of chief operating officer late last month.
will be responsible for March Networks' R&D and operations
initiatives such as fulfillment strategies and product lifecycle
management, and will report directly to the Ottawa-based company's
president and CEO Peter Strom.
buildings today contain a wide assortment of electronic equipment for
access control, CCTV and video monitoring, fire and intrusion
detection, and heating, cooling and lighting controls. Controlling,
monitoring and maintaining these systems is time consuming and costly
and poses a significant challenge for organizations with buildings in
diverse geographic locations.
Where are you making investments in your business? Is it participation in trade shows? Is it marketing? How about training?
|Security Business Wire|
Milestone Systems updates digital video/transaction management
Systems, a developer of open platform IP video management software, has
released version 2.5 of XProtect Transact, an integrated solution for
managing shrinkage through combined surveillance and transaction data.
Vigilant Video selects imaging technology for LPR
CCTV International Inc., a division of Extreme CCTV Inc., announces
that Vigilant Video of Livermore, Calif., has selected Extreme's
imaging technology for integration into its flagship CarDetector
licence plate recognition (LPR) system platform.
Surveillance Specialties' RaXess design to aid power management
Specialties, Ltd. introduced their new patent-pending raXess design
technology. The raXess design, which focuses on power management and
wiring efficiency, allows for a lower total cost of ownership (TCO)
associated with the deployment of an access control system, according
to the firm.
|Calendar of Events|
April 2-4, 2008, ISC West, Sands Expo and Convention Center,
April 13-16, 2008, ASIS International 7th European Security Conference, Barcelona, Spain
April 22-23, 2008, Security Canada East, Sheraton Laval, Laval, QC
June 11, 2008, Security Canada West, River Rock Casino, Richmond, B.C.
Sept. 11, 2008, Security Canada Atlantic Ramada Crystal Palace, Moncton, NB
Oct. 22-23, 2008, Security Canada Central, Toronto Congress Centre, Toronto, ON
Oct. 29-30, 2008, ISC East, Jacob Javits Centre, New York, NY
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On Deck: In the December Issue of SP&T News
Installation Focus: System Integration
Product Focus: Control Panels
Q&A: Frank Pietrobono, President, CANASA
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