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NICE Systems Is Selling Its Video Surveillance Business for $100M

NICE Systems is selling its video surveillance unit to private equity firm Battery Ventures for up to $100 million, its second divestment in three months as it focuses more on its analytics business.


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Bosch Security Systems is defying those who think intrusion detection is all about mundane things like door contacts and motion sensors. A top executive explains how the manufacturer is making terms like intelligent detection, IP connectivity and wireless communications part of the intrusion vernacular. By Scott Goldfine · September 30, 2009

I've only known David Hood for about five years. That's when we helped his company acquire a client of Davis Marketing Group, a.k.a. The Graybeards. When I thought about Hood's idea, I reflected on how many young people are coming into the industry. They are alert, bright, enthusiastic and trying to establish themselves. This new generation of managers/owners/executives is taking over a big segment of the industry. By Ron Davis · August 31, 2009

Select Security has finalized the acquisitions of Full Service Security of Harrisburg, Pa., and Eagle Eye Security of Sayre, Pa., which will add more than ... July 15, 2009

Smith & Wesson Holding Corp. has entered into an agreement to acquire privately held Universal Safety Response Inc. (USR), a provider of integrated perimeter ... June 24, 2009

Moog Inc. has acquired Decatur, Ga.-based video surveillance manufacturer Videolarm Inc. for $45 million in cash. Videolarm is ... March 03, 2009

Following years of stellar performance by the security sector, investors in the industry’s publicly traded stocks saw a sizable portion of their prior gains melt away during 2008. With its average ... January 31, 2009

A long time ago, in an industry far, far away there were many kingdoms, each with happy, content people known as the customers. These kingdoms were ... January 31, 2009

Koorsen Fire & Security, a privately held fire and security integrator in the Midwest and Southeast, has acquired ... January 27, 2009

Vector Security has acquired Washington, D.C.-based Cain Security and in doing so takes possession ... November 30, 2008

Phew, we can finally bid adieu (for some good riddance) to 2008 — one of the most topsy-turvy years in U.S. history. However, despite the ceaseless ... By Scott Goldfine · November 30, 2008




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