SSI logo

Business Management

Top Story

Honeywell to Acquire Smoke Detection and Video Security Company Xtralis

Upon completion of the deal, Xtralis will become part of Honeywell Security and Fire, a business unit of Honeywell Automation and Control Solutions.


Latest in Business Management

Lydia Security Monitoring used a portion of a new $75 million credit facility to complete the purchase. The UCC brand will be maintained. SSI Staff · January 27, 2016

Alarm companies need to perform their due diligence when screening potential employees, especially those that you will trust in a customer's house. Extensive background checks are a must when hiring installers, subcontractors and others. By Jeffrey D. Zwirn · January 26, 2016

Lockheed Martin has entered into a definitive agreement to separate and combine its realigned Information Systems & Global Solutions (IS&GS) business segment with Leidos in a tax-efficient Reverse Morris Trust transaction, unlocking $5 billion in estimated enterprise value for Lockheed Martin stockholders. SSI Staff · January 26, 2016

Thomas McConnell, director of Denver-based Headwaters MB believes, Tyco could have been shopped more broadly. It merged with Johnson Controls (JCI) on Monday in a $20 billion deal. Rodney Bosch · January 26, 2016

A new report by Argus Insights suggests disappointing apps diminish user experience, may cause decline in consumer “delight” over time. SSI Staff · January 26, 2016

North American-based installing security contractors have until Friday (Jan. 29) to submit entries to the 21st annual sales and marketing program. SSI Staff · January 25, 2016

Manufacturing giants Johnson Controls Inc. and Tyco Int'l plan to merge, creating an industrial conglomerate with $32 billion in annual revenue. The deal is reportedly worth $20 billion and brings together two of the most prominent security and fire/life safety firms. SSI Staff · January 25, 2016

Monitronics International, a residential security provider, and Alarm.com, a platform for smart home and connected security technology, announced on Wednesday they have extended their technology partnership. Alarm.com will continue to be the primary supplier of smart home technology and connected security services to Monitronics and its more than 600 authorized dealers. SSI Staff · January 21, 2016

Today's generation of employees has a different set of career goals than the traditional generation. In order to satisfy these employees and keep them growing in your security company, make sure there is proper communication and a clear track for them to follow and shoot towards. Paul Boucherle · January 21, 2016

Check out the seventh and final chapter of ConnectWise's "Ultimate Guide to As-a-Service." By Tom LeBlanc · January 20, 2016




LATEST SECURITY RESOURCES


View all security resources & downloads

EDITOR'S CHOICE