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Vivint Sells Off Solar Biz to SunEdison for $2.2B

Having already sold its door-to-door security and home automation business for $1.8 billion, Vivint is selling its solar installation business to renewable energy company SunEdison for $2.2 billion.


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The Princeton Board of Selectmen recently discovered that fire and security alarms installed in town buildings, including the police station, are not being monitored by a central monitoring station. SSI Staff · August 03, 2015

The Department of Homeland Security has released a bulletin warning law enforcement agencies that drones could be used as weapons in terrorist attacks in the United States. SSI Staff · August 03, 2015

Integration firm Enterprise Security Systems (ESS) jumped into action when executives learned of a men’s shelter’s need for a video surveillance system. Read the inspiring story of how channel partners prioritized giving over getting to provide those less fortunate with safer passage. Scott Goldfine · August 03, 2015

Home surveillance footage shows a man chasing after a would-be car thief. SSI Staff · July 30, 2015

Fed up with solicitors taking advantage of consumers, several cities throughout the nation are seeking to revamp their door-to-door sales and soliciting ordinances to protect citizens. How will the new changes affect door-to-door alarm sales companies? SSI Staff · July 29, 2015

Alliance Security is moving its headquarters from Warwick, R.I., to a 60,000-square-foot facility in Cranstron, R.I., to accommodate the company’s growth. SSI Staff · July 29, 2015

Zimperium, a security company, uncovered a flaw in Stagefright, a media playback tool built into Android smartphone, which could allow malicious hackers to steal anything on the device, including credit card numbers or other personal information. SSI Staff · July 28, 2015

A shooting at a Louisiana movie theater has raised concern about security measures at multiplexes nationwide. SSI Staff · July 27, 2015

A string of break-ins in several units at Storage Pros of Wyoming, Mich., revealed that video surveillance cameras and other security measures were lacking at the facility even though customers were paying for security services. SSI Staff · July 27, 2015

Police are searching for a home intruder who accidentally activated a video application on his victim's iPhone, which captured a clear image of his face. SSI Staff · July 23, 2015




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