iControl, a provider of a cloud-based security and interactive home control platform, has acquired BlackSumac, the maker of Piper, a do-it-yourself video surveillance and control system.
By Julie Jacobson · April 09, 2014
Senstar's acquisition of fiber optic sensing technology provider Optellios is expected to close in April 2014.
SSI Staff · March 24, 2014
Video surveillance solution provider Digital Watchdog has entered an agreement to acquire Innovative Security Design, which would allow the start-up company to remain an independent brand.
SSI Staff · March 11, 2014
With the acquisitions of Advanced Electronic Solutions and Guardian Security Systems, ADS has grown its customer base in Alabama to more than 20,000 accounts.
Ashley Willis · March 04, 2014
The Carlyle Group believes the purchase of Tyco International's Korean security business will anchor significant growth in the country's security services industry.
SSI Staff · March 04, 2014
Publicly-traded security companies, and the industry as a whole, sustained positive performance throughout 2013. Drivers included higher than expected uptake in residential interactive systems, video surveillance’s ongoing sizzle, plus sizable gains in the acceptance of wireless electronic locks and access control.
Rodney Bosch · February 28, 2014
EH Publishing has acquired U.K.-based Essential Install magazine and the Essential Install Live! trade show geared toward home technology integrators.
SSI Staff · February 25, 2014
Comcast has agreed to buy Time Warner Cable for $45 billion. Both use iControl platform for professional and DIY security/home automation.
By Jason Knott · February 13, 2014
HID Global has acquired biometric fingerprint sensor manufacturer Lumidigm to enhance its authentication product offerings.
SSI Staff · February 10, 2014
ASG Security has acquired National Alarm Systems, a provider of security and fire alarm systems in a deal that brings nearly $300,000 in recurring monthly revenue.
Bob Dolph · February 10, 2014