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Emerging technologies at Ingersoll Rand
Director of business development Josh Weidman discusses the impact of convergence

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Genetec receives awards from Axis Communications
Montreal company receives ADP of the Year award for second year running

Linear employees make major donation to community food banks
Company collects more than 6,000 pounds of food for facilities in California, South Carolina, Pennsylvania and Michigan

Deister solution now integrated with C•CURE 9000
The proxSafe Integration extension to C•CURE 9000 now adds the secure management of physical keys and assets

VIVOTEK announces price drop for IP cameras
Several models are offered at reduced prices and are available through Canadian distribution channels

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Laser engraving printer
HID Global laser engraving technology creates surface relief in the form of raised lettering
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Exit devices
The quiet suite of Von Duprin products eliminates the sounds of door hardware not noticed in standard locations
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Analogue fire panel
The FPA-1000-V2 Analogue Addressable Fire Panel from Bosch now includes networking capabilities
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What has the emergence of monitoring services from cable companies meant to the security business?

  • Hasn't had much of an impact
  • Much greater impact than expected
  • Still too early to tell
  • The industry benefits from their participation

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On deck:

Coming up in the November/December 2012 issue of SP&T News

The surveillance side of security has long promised more information and better real-time analysis when it comes to interpreting camera data. We check in with leading vendors to gauge their product offerings and see if the "free with purchase" solutions are worth hanging on to or if third-party add-ons are still the go-to option for end users.

Licence plate recognition:
It's widely regarded as a police and parking tool, but the field of LPR has grown beyond expectations. Find out how it's being used today and how it might be used tomorrow.

Event management:
Vendors and integrators can act as a resource for security managers when it comes to safely organizing an event and setting up security protocols. A leading expert walks us through the paces.

Product Focus: Sensors

Regular Features and Columnists:
Industry News
Product Previews
Company Profile
Attrition Buster with Bob Harris
CANASA update with JF Champagne
Convergence Corner with Robert Moore, Axis Communications
Lessons Learned with Victor Harding, Harding Security
Fast Forward with Steve Bocking, Genetec
Taking Care of Business with James Brown

Calendar of Events:

Honeywell Technical Training: Home Solutions Nov. 8 London, Ont.

BICSI Canadian Region Meeting Nov. 22 Ottawa, Ont.

Axis Communications Webinar - Sales & Support Programs Nov. 26 4:00-4:30pm EST

Canadian Security's Focus On Series: School (K-12) Security Nov. 28 Richmond Hill, Ont.

ISC East Nov. 28-29 New York, N.Y.

ADI Customer Appreciation Expo Dec. 4 Montreal, Que.

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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