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Hébert no longer with HID Global

The president and CEO of HID Global has left the organization after more than 10 years, replaced by ASSA ABLOY exec Ulf Södergren in an interim role >> Read full article

ADI serves up Connect Home in branches

According to ADI, the company has ramped up its commitment to connected home products by creating a new dedicated display in one of its locations >> Read full article

Tri-Ed Distribution recognized by vendor partners

Tri-Ed has received recognition from two of its partners: Samsung Techwin acknowledged the company with a distributor of the year award at a recent sales meeting and Milestone Systems awarded the company a similar accolade earlier this year >> Read full article

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Now accepting nominations for Integrator of the Year

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Visual alarm verification support

Sur-Gard has introduced SG-System 5, an upgradeable IP-based receiver that supports visual alarm verification solutions. The SG-System 5 offers features such as integrated redundancy and future-proofing through its capacity to monitor up to 1,474,560 IP cellular or Ethernet communicators through upgradeable memory or license keys. >> Read full article

Remote smart lock access

Kwikset's Kevo Plus enables remote access capabilities to Kwikset’s Bluetooth smart lock, Kevo. Available in spring 2015, Kevo Plus lets users lock and unlock their door with their smartphone >> Read full article

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 Event Calendar 

Focus On Retail Security

Location: Toronto, ON
Date: June 10, 2015 >> More Info

Tri-Ed Toronto - IP Training Seminar

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: May 28, 2015 >> More Info

ADI Expo Ottawa 2015

Location: Ottawa, Ont.
Date: May 28, 2015 >> More Info

ADI Expo

Location: Edmonton, Alta.
Date: June 2, 2015 >> More Info

Security Canada Ottawa

Location: Ottawa, Ont.
Date: June 3, 2015 >> More Info

Security Canada West

Location: Richmond, B.C.
Date: June 17, 2015 >> More Info