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Forecast: Alarm Monitoring Market Worth Approximately $55B by 2020, Report Says

A new market research report expects the global alarm monitoring market to reach $54.46 billion by 2020 at a CAGR of 6.73% between 2015 and 2020.

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The Linear ProControl product portfolio offers a comprehensive security and access control solution, according to the company. SSI Staff · November 17, 2015

Bates Security announced on Tuesday it has acquired Kentucky Alarm Services from Ken and Sandy Duff. Bates Security described the acquisition as a “perfect match” as both family-owned companies are based in Lexington, Ky. SSI Staff · November 17, 2015

My Alarm Center, a provider of security alarm and home automation solutions, received a $50 million loan. SSI Staff · November 16, 2015

The city of Abilene, Texas, has implemented a new ordinance aimed at reducing false alarms that consists of a series of escalating fines and required registration for security alarm systems. SSI Staff · November 13, 2015

Biometrics have made a positive impact on financial security with ATM and transaction applications. As the technology becomes more incorporated in access control, biometrics now combines increased security with greater convenience. By Phil Scarfo · November 13, 2015

Despite stagnant and slowing construction rates in Europe and China, the global market for mechanical locks and door hardware is expected to continue along a path of steady growth. SSI Staff · November 12, 2015

S2 Security, an IP-based access control, video management and mobile security management systems company, announced expansion plans on Thursday for its pre-sale and post-sale product support. SSI Staff · November 12, 2015

Georgetown University is ramping up campus security by installing card readers at lobby level elevators and stairwell doors in dorms, increasing access control. Now, students will have to swipe their cards up to three times to gain complete access to the building. SSI Staff · November 11, 2015

HID Global has joined parent company ASSA ABLOY in reporting environmental performance of its access control readers using Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs). The EPDs will be released for most of its access control readers. SSI Staff · November 10, 2015

Tyco Security Products has announced the release of version 6.04 of Kantech’s EntraPass security management system featuring a redesign of the EntraPass Go mobile app that streamlines security tasks to bring together door controls, live video and intrusion on a single, simple-to-manage home screen. SSI Staff · November 09, 2015


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