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Securitas acquires Diebold’s North American Electronic Security business

Securitas has agreed to acquire the commercial contracts and operational assets of Diebold Incorporated’s Electronic Security business in North America, and will operate as Securitas Electronic Security Inc. >> Read full article

SIA establishes Cybersecurity Advisory Board

To enhance its cybersecurity posture going forward from National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, the Security Industry Association (SIA) has announced the empaneling of the SIA Cybersecurity Advisory Board >> Read full article

CSAA meeting draws raves from attendees

Security industry professionals explored their leadership styles, received tools and insights for dealing with health insurance trends, crisis communications and cyber security, and discussed technology trends and legal issues earlier this month in Sonoma, CA. The 2015 CSAA International Annual Meeting garnered rave reviews from attendees, who attended at the highest rate since 2008 >> Read full article

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Americans don't feel totally safe in their homes

Americans don't feel totally safe in their homes, says survey

Home is where the heart is. But home may not always be where Americans feel safest. A new survey from Honeywell, which sought to uncover the drivers and motivations behind the adoption of connected home technology, found that more than two-thirds of Americans – including 72 percent of women – do not always feel totally safe in their own homes, though technology may be the security blanket people need to feel connected, comfortable, and secure >> Learn More…

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Tyco working with Nest Labs on connected home solutions

Tyco has announced that it is working with Nest Labs to develop new, useful integrations between Nest products and Tyco’s expanding smart home product portfolio >> Read full article

Boon Edam boosts presence in Canada

Boon Edam Inc., has announced the addition of Gordon Smith as Business Development Manager for Eastern Canada >> Read full article

Schneider Electric appoints new Managing Director for MultiSight

Schneider Electric has announced the appointment of Herve Fages as Managing Director for MultiSight – a VSaaS offering designed for companies with multiple facilities (eg. retail, banking, etc.) >> Read full article

 Featured Product 

Control, monitor and reboot network and IP devices

Videogenix has introduced uSwitchPro, an advanced version of its uSwitch 2 channel IP relay, which comes with a new design and adds user customizable GPIO inputs and the ability to activate other uSwitch IP relays locally or remotely on any network. uSwitchPro automatically builds a control web page, is password protected and can operate stand alone or be controlled via the Internet or a local intranet. Users have the ability to control any device over the web including modems, lights, sirens, doors, gates and cameras >> Learn more...

 Event Calendar 

Tri-Ed Toronto: DSC NEO PowerSeries Training Seminar

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: Oct. 29, 2015 >> More Info

Anixter Showcase Montreal 2015

Location: Montreal, Que.
Date: Oct. 30, 2015 >> More Info

BICSI Canadian Region Meeting

Location: Mississauga, Ont.
Date: Nov. 5, 2015 >> More Info

Tri-Ed Montreal: Seminaire technique Journée comptoir / Counter Day Technical Seminar

Location: Montreal, Que.
Date: Nov. 11, 2015 >> More Info