Verkada Partners With Convergint to Deliver Smarter, More Secure Buildings
The partnership between the cloud security platform and integration firm will empower both companies to serve a broader global customer base.
SAN MATEO, Calif. and SCHAUMBURG, Ill. — Cloud-based enterprise building security and managed services platform Verkada has partnered with service-based systems integrator Convergint, according to a joint announcement.
Driven by “a shared commitment to safety and customer service, paired with Convergint’s vast global footprint and Verkada’s best-in-class technology,” the partnership “will empower both organizations to serve a broader global customer base,” the announcement says.
“Convergint is focused on being our customers’ best service provider,” says Joe Young, vice president of partnerships and alliances for Convergint, in the joint announcement. “By enabling security incident reduction, improving response time, and optimizing threat management, Verkada’s cloud platform supports making the world safer for our customers and communities.
“We’re excited to work closely with Verkada to deliver these solutions to our global customers,” he says.
Why Convergint Teamed With Verkada
Verkada’s cloud-based building security and management platform has grown and evolved since the company was founded in 2016.
Today, more than 19,000 customers across 70 countries leverage Verkada’s six product lines: video security cameras, door-based access control, environmental sensors, alarms, intercoms and workplace management.
“We have long admired Convergint and are delighted that today we can partner with their team to enhance safety in the communities we serve together,” says Filip Kaliszan, CEO of Verkada, in the joint announcement.
“They have created a strong, service-focused culture and consistently live up to their mission to be customers’ best service providers,” he says.
Convergint has more than 9,000 employees and more than 200 locations globally.
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