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Sargent and Greenleaf (S&G), a division of STANLEY Security, recently launched S&G Lock Shop, an e-commerce site that will sell direct to consumers.
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The Toronto Police Service is moving to a verified response model for burglar alarm activations, according to the Canadian Security Association.
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Knowing what makes your alarm customers leave — and then taking steps to keep them with you — is a foundation of success in the monitored security industry.
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According to the Zigbee Alliance, research conducted by market firm ON World, indicates that half a billion Zigbee chipsets have been sold to date. Their analysts predict that 802.15.4 mesh chipset sales will grow to 4.5 billion by 2023 with the majority of those being based on Zigbee Alliance technology standards.
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Boon Edam recently announced the launch of new interactive troubleshooting guides for accelerating the diagnosis and problem-solving process for service technicians.
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Ilitch Holdings Inc. has selected Motorola Solutions and Avigilon Corp. to help enhance safety at its properties in Detroit.
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Telus has entered the smart home and business security market with the launch of Telus SmartHome Security and Telus Secure Business.
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Honeywell Wednesday announced that "Resideo" will be the new name of its home products portfolio and ADI distribution business. Honeywell first announced the corporate spin-off last year — it is expected to be completed by the end of 2018.
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Power grids are responsible for providing electrical power across cities and provinces.
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For alarm dealers and monitoring centres, attrition is part of life. But is your attrition really as low as you think?
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In each issue of SP&T News, we will be highlighting a different alarm dealer. We recently spoke to Bob Hoevenaars, owner of London, Ont.-based Alarmtech Security Systems, to learn more about how the company has grown, the impact of technology and market trends, and more. Read the full Q&A below.
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The Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) recently announced a change to its alarm response protocol.
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Nice S.p.A., an Italian home automation and home security company, recently announced it has acquired FIBARO, a smart home company. The transaction, which was public as of July 13, 2018, is valued at US$73,000,000 and includes the entire share capital of Fibar Group S.A., including its U.S. subsidiary.
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According to analysis from IHS Markit by Jon Cropley, senior principal analyst, video surveillance, the world market for professional video surveillance equipment grew by 9.3 per cent in 2017. This is a much higher rate of growth than in 2016 (3.9 per cent) and 2015 (1.9 per cent).
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ONVIF recently announced the winner of the first ever ONVIF Open Source Spotlight Challenge.
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Edesix, a UK-based company that provides body worn cameras (BWC), has opened an office in New Jersey, which will house both U.S. and UK staff.
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Axis Communications recently launched AXIS Guardian, an end-to-end managed service that includes remote monitoring for security service providers, alarm central stations and their dealers.
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TOA Canada announced it is relocating to a new, custom-built facility in Mississauga, Ont., by Aug. 20.
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Arecont Vision announced Tuesday that the acquisition by Costar Technologies Inc. of its assets has been approved by the bankruptcy court. It is anticipated that the sale will close on July 13, 2018.
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ESX recently announced the winners of its 2018 Innovation Awards program, which recognizes products and services that drive the electronic security and life safety industry forward.
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