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A closer look at Telus-ADT | Wilsons opens PEI office | New CEO for PelcoOctober 16, 2019SP&T News Spotlight: CybersecurityOctober 11, 2019Fitch acquires OBN Technology Services | Speco adds access control | Steve Van Till honouredOctober 9, 2019Telus to acquire ADT Canada | VuWall consolidates operations | Bringing biometrics to the doorOctober 2, 2019September top stories: Interlogix winds down U.S./Can ops | GSX recap | ASSA ABLOY acquires LifeSafety PowerSeptember 28, 2019Interlogix to wind down US/Can business | HID acquires HydrantID | CANASA, SIA, ALAS coalitionSeptember 25, 2019Dahua introduces SMB/resi solutions | Photos from Security Canada Atlantic | GSX wrap-upSeptember 18, 2019ASSA ABLOY acquires LifeSafety Power | Everbridge expands wearables | Managing energy costs with surveillanceSeptember 11, 2019TOA partners with new Canadian rep | Bosch to debut 50+ products at GSX | Signal 88 in CanadaSeptember 4, 2019Zigbee reaches milestone | VuWall works with LG | drone company partners with BoschAugust 28, 2019August top stories: surveillance market growth | GSX preview | new GM at ADIAugust 24, 2019Patriot One partners with JCI | Axis carries on Little League partnership | ROM’s security director talks upgradeAugust 21, 2019New GM for ADI | Surveillance market continues to grow | GSX predictionsAugust 14, 2019SP&T News Spotlight: Fire and Life SafetyAugust 9, 2019SnapAV and Control4 close merger | Johnson Controls rolls out cloud platform | Everbridge acquires NC4August 7, 2019Johnson Controls distributes safety comms | Pelco announces new prez | Alberta city upgrades surveillanceJuly 31, 2019July top stories: KPMG awarded $12M govt contract | Dormakaba acquires Alvarado | Q&A with new CANASA prezJuly 27, 2019GardaWorld recapitalized | Feds invest in industrial security | RBH announces sales appointmentsJuly 24, 2019xxxxxJuly 17, 2019SP&T News Spotlight: Perimeter SecurityJuly 12, 2019Avante moving Veridin into Logixx brand | Dormakaba acquires turnstile maker | Bold Group’s Coles set to retireJuly 10, 2019ONVIF hosts Plugfest in Tokyo | Mission 500 board announcement | Cobalt gets financingJuly 3, 2019June top stories: UTC/Raytheon merger | Security Summit Canada | Genetec VMS ranked No.1June 29, 2019Adding AV to your security biz | Route1 acquires PCS Mobile | ADI throws Raptors BBQJune 26, 2019Genetec #1 VMS | FireEye opens TO headquarters | Security Summit Canada 2019June 19, 2019SP&T News Spotlight: Cloud SecurityJune 14, 2019UTC and Raytheon merge | PDK and DW integrate | Wilsons opens Moncton siteJune 12, 2019Patriot One appoints new director | Axis Canada’s Moore accepts U.S. position | Zigbee rolls out new programJune 5, 2019Transom acquires Pelco | Resideo acquires HVAC company | Vintra integrates with GenetecMay 29, 2019May top stories: Q&A, ADT Canada president | Graybar opening | Lanvac ready to expandMay 25, 2019Telus invests in Montreal | SnapAV merges with Control4 | Security and AIMay 22, 2019Lanvac opens new facility | Stanley partners with Alarm.com | Dealers leveraging social mediaMay 15, 2019SP&T News Spotlight: Home AutomationMay 10, 2019CANASA’s award winners | Convergint and Viakoo team up | Graybar Canada celebrates Vaughan openingMay 8, 2019PlateSmart partners with VIVOTEK | CANASA announces new board | Security Canada East a successMay 1, 2019April top stories: ISC West news | ADT's latest business | SIA's NPS winnersApril 27, 2019ISC West by the numbers | AMAG recognizes resellers | Exploring thermal imagingApril 24, 2019ISC West highlights | SIA hands out hardware | ADT unveils new brandApril 17, 2019SP&T News Spotlight: Access ControlApril 12, 2019Allied acquires Securadyne | Interlogix re-launches dealer program | Exploring mobile access controlApril 10, 2019Avigilon launches partner program | Resideo makes first acquisition | Patriot One partners with RaytheonApril 3, 2019March top stories: Schneider Electric mulls Pelco sale | Armstrong's buys CML MonitoringMarch 30, 2019March Networks’ POS integration | SIA honours Axis | TMA launches new 5 Diamond programMarch 27, 2019SAS invests big | Feenics gets ISO status | Code Blue turns 30March 20, 2019ADI Expo Toronto highlights | Schneider Electric joins Cybersecurity Coalition | Patriot One on TSXMarch 13, 2019SP&T News Spotlight: ISC West 2019 previewMarch 8, 2019TMA and ESA dispute Google statement | Milestone launches marketplace | Navigating camera by-lawsMarch 6, 2019Hockey tournament raises $16K for Crime Stoppers | Open Options launches dealer program | Bold Group hires VP operationsFebruary 27, 2019February top stories: ADT acquires LifeShield | Cannabis security contracts | Exploring facial recognitionFebruary 23, 2019Amazon to acquire WiFi provider | SIA appointment | FLIR acquires UGV makerFebruary 20, 2019ADT acquires DIY firm | Siemplify launches partner program | Next-level facial recognitionFebruary 13, 2019SP&T News Spotlight: Central StationsFebruary 8, 20193Sixty gets OCS contract | Sargent and Greenleaf to be sold | Exploring gunshot detection techFebruary 6, 2019FLIR acquires Aeryon | ADT rolls out privacy initiative | Executives concernedJanuary 30, 2019January top stories: Robots at home | ADT at CES | ASSA ABLOY Hospitality reorganizationJanuary 26, 2019Personal robots are coming | HID Global’s cloud platform | Open Options’ new presidentJanuary 23, 2019Bosch’s IoT platform for cameras | Where the camera keeps its brain | Qognify’s VMS acquisitionJanuary 18, 2019ASSA ABLOY shakeup | 3 Sixty Secure gets cannabis contract | Senstar appointmentJanuary 16, 2019ADT launches new security system | Legrand releases voice control | Q&A: Jacquelyn Hall-Davies, BoschJanuary 9, 2019Qognify acquires OnSSI | TMA appoints new directors | Mission 500 in Puerto RicoJanuary 2, 2019Bosch renews commitment to AI | ACRE to acquire Open Options | Osprey secures fundingDecember 19, 2018SP&T News Spotlight: Software & AnalyticsDecember 14, 2018Joel Matlin is our podcast guest | Paladin appoints director in Atlantic Canada | Graybar ready for big moveDecember 12, 2018Bold Perennial acquires SIMS | Hanwha hires retail expert | Avante closes Intelligarde dealDecember 5, 2018UTC to split into three companies | Patriot One acquires N.B. firm | Security firms honoured at Ont. Export AwardsNovember 28, 2018November top stories: Avante Logixx acquires Intelligarde | Avigilon launches cloud platform in Canada | SP&T’s latest podcastNovember 24, 2018Axis wins Employer of the Year award | Growth projections in guard market | New senior exec appointmentsNovember 21, 2018xxxxxNovember 14, 2018Senstar recognized with IEEE award | Alarm.com and video analytics | Integrator of the Year videoNovember 7, 2018Honeywell completes spin-off | Pivot3 grows | Integrator of the Year award galaOctober 31, 2018October top stories: Lenel and S2 merger | Graybar opens new digs | Smart buildings getting smarterOctober 27, 2018Bosch expands integrator support | Aviglion to support video monitoring | Smart buildings to get smarterOctober 24, 2018SP&T News Spotlight: Intrusion DetectionOctober 19, 2018Graybar to open Toronto facility | Milestone’s coder contest | Raptor Photonics expands in North AmericaOctober 17, 2018Arecont Vision update | Integrator of the Year 2018 | New exec director at TMAOctober 10, 2018Telus teams up with Paladin | New CEO at Barix | Lenel and S2 to combineOctober 3, 2018September top stories: Changes at the top for ADT | Avante Logixx acquires Veridin | Best Buy demos Toronto smart homeSeptember 29, 2018The Open Security and Safety Alliance launches | Toronto's oldest home becomes smart | Huronia acquires Ontario Security SystemsSeptember 26, 2018Jim DeVries named CEO, ADT | Promises and limitations of AI | Facial recognition versus fingerprint alternativesSeptember 12, 2018The new IQ for installers | ULC proposes safety standard for cannabis production | Dealer Spotlight: David WilsonSeptember 5, 2018Convergint acquires Montreal-based integrator | ONVIF reaches milestone | Legrand integrates with Amazon AlexaAugust 29, 2018August top stories: Telus launches smart home and security offerings | Toronto Police to adopt verified response policy | Understanding attrition  August 25, 2018Avante Logixx reveals FY 2018 results | Smart lighting system sales to reach $4.4 billion | Southwest Microwave names new presidentAugust 22, 2018SP&T News Spotlight: Fire & Life SafetyAugust 17, 2018Toronto Police to adopt verified response model | Understanding attrition | Zigbee chipset adoption growingAugust 15, 2018Control4 appoints Amazon alum | Senstar talks strategic integration | LG sets up Canadian AI labAugust 8, 2018Telus enters smart home and business security market | Connect ONE and Bosch partnership | Boon Edam launches troubleshooting guidesAugust 1, 2018July top stories: Understanding customer attrition | Honeywell reveals home spin-off name | Allegion to acquire ISONASJuly 28, 2018Honeywell reveals home spin-off name | Niagara updates alarm response policy | Understanding customer attritionJuly 25, 2018Growth in video surveillance market accelerated | FIBARO acquired by Nice S.p.A | Winners of Open Source Spotlight Challenge announcedJuly 18, 2018Arecont Vision acquired by Costar | SecurityOne purchases customer accounts | Quantum appoints new CEOJuly 11, 2018Allegion to acquire ISONAS | Alarm Systems celebrates re-opening | CANASA announces R.A. Henderson award winnerJuly 4, 2018How to market to millennials | Avante Logixx closes bought deal | Security Summit video highlightsJune 27, 2018June top stories: Security Summit Canada recap and photos | Ont. legislation may impact "on-call" security wages | DFENDUS acquires ActronJune 23, 2018DFENDUS acquires Actron | Security Summit Canada: Saliq Khan, Imperial Capital | Ont. legislation may impact "on-call" security wagesJune 20, 2018Security Summit Canada 2018 recap | IHS Markit: voice-operated alarms growing | Milestone Systems ranked No. 1 VMS providerJune 13, 2018March Networks awards top partners | Genetec recognizes VIVOTEK as Platinum Technology Partner | Maxxess eFusion now integrated with AmbitJune 6, 2018Avigilon awarded ISO 9001:2015 certification | Dominion Nickel Alloys deploys 3xLOGIC solutions | Senstar Symphony meets GDPRMay 30, 2018May top stories: SP&T presents $13K cheque to Crime Stoppers | Security Summit Canada preview | Arecont Vision to restructureMay 26, 2018HID Global to make World Cup tickets | Home automation at work | Hikvision Canada Starlight fundraiserMay 23, 2018Street smarts: making cities safer | SP&T presents $13K cheque to Crime Stoppers | March Networks achieves cybersecurity certificationMay 16, 2018Security Summit Canada preview | Nortek acquires AI/analytics firm | Canon to acquire BriefCamMay 9, 2018Experience Passionate SecurityMay 2, 2018April top stories: ISC West 2018 in review | Security Summit Canada returns | Motorola completes Avigilon acquisitionApril 28, 2018ISC West 2018 show in review | FMC acquires Bulldog Fire & Security | Legrand's IoT developmentApril 25, 2018SP&T News Spotlight: IP VideoApril 20, 2018IPConfigure named Best New Product | ISC West 2018 in pictures | New ASSA ABLOY partnerships and integrationsApril 18, 2018TMA now sponsoring Security Summit Canada | New ASSA ABLOY Americas division president | Smart cities market to reach $2 trillionApril 11, 2018March top stories: Amazon buys Ring | Honeywell makes first spin-off appointment | MONI to license Brink's nameMarch 24, 2018Robots roll out | ADI Expo Toronto 2018 | Milestone Systems helps protect polar bearsMarch 21, 2018Securitas to acquire Kratos’ PSS | Amazon buys Ring | Allied Universal partners with PlanetRiskMarch 7, 2018February top stories: Leadership changes at Avigilon | VIDEO: Mission 500 Hockey Classic | Fire code enforcement affecting installersFebruary 24, 2018Bosch to rename security division | Hockey Classic raises over $17,000 | Advice for installersFebruary 21, 2018Leadership changes at Avigilon | Hikvision’s cybersecurity guru | Fire code enforcement affecting installersFebruary 14, 2018Motorola to acquire Avigilon | MOBOTIX launches “Cactus Concept” | Convergent sold to Ares ManagementFebruary 7, 2018The impact of consumer technology | Access management revenue predictions | Razberi partner programJanuary 31, 2018January top stories: Telus acquires AlarmForce assets | 2018 Hockey Classic | Avigilon launches UMD technologyJanuary 27, 2018Avigilon launches UMD technology | Genetec receives SAFETY Act certification | ISONAS integrates with OnSSIJanuary 24, 2018Telus acquires western AlarmForce assets | Seeking hockey supporters | Huronia donates access controlJanuary 10, 2018ADT issues IPO | Mission 500 Hockey Classic | Milestone helps ID TransformersJanuary 3, 2018Nortek and Core Brands to merge | Bosch releases SDK | ASSA ABLOY joins Z-Wave Alliance boardDecember 20, 2017Mission 500 Hockey Classic | Dan Marston launches security venture | Industrial cybersecurity measuresDecember 13, 2017Alarmforce CEO predicts growth | A.p.i acquires CCAQ | ONVIF PlugfestDecember 6, 2017November top stories: Gerry Miller retires | BCE to acquire AlarmForce | ONVIF highlights achievementsNovember 25, 2017New TMA operator training course | Enhancing video analytics | Omnigo acquires iViewNovember 22, 2017ONVIF highlights achievements | Pelco and AMAG integration | Prevent access control hacksNovember 15, 2017BCE to acquire AlarmForce | Honeywell self-monitored security package | Gerry Miller retiresNovember 8, 2017ASSA ABLOY acquires August Home | OnSSI promotes Duncan Havlin | Solink secures fundingNovember 1, 2017October top stories: Security Canada Central 2017 | Integrator of the Year | Honeywell to spin-off ADIOctober 28, 2017Security Canada Central pictures | Integrator of the Year | Hikvision cybersecurity hotlineOctober 25, 2017Honeywell to spin off ADI, home business | CANASA/ASIS agreement | Security start-upsOctober 18, 2017Leadership changes at ASSA ABLOY | Arecont Vision promotes executives | Alarm systems to grow 5 per centOctober 11, 2017September top stories: ADT names presidents | Everbridge and G4S partnership | Allied Universal GSOC servicesSeptember 30, 2017Panasonic completes integration | Allied Universal announces GSOC offering | Nest enters home securitySeptember 27, 2017Paladin amalgamates acquisitions | Honeywell appoints leaders | HID Global to acquire Mercury SecuritySeptember 20, 2017ADT announces new president | Mircom acquisition | Building a better dealer programSeptember 13, 2017Security camera market projections | New hire at OnSSI | Robotics company announces mergerSeptember 6, 2017CANASA Toronto keynote announced | Bosch adds support personnel | Accenture acquisitionAugust 30, 2017August top stories: Deep learning | CANASA video | ERMS acquiredAugust 26, 2017ERMS acquired | Sureview and Tyco partner | New hires at Axis, 3xLOGICAugust 23, 2017New cameras at Montreal children’s centre | CANASA video | Anti-counterfeiting technologyAugust 16, 2017Wireless sensor forecast | OnSSI, Seagate partnership | Next generation of PERSAugust 9, 2017March Networks partners for retail analytics | IDIS extends warranty | Machine learning in surveillanceAugust 2, 2017July top stories: Ivan Spector next president of TMA | Milestone spin-off | Resolver acquisitionJuly 29, 2017IHS reports global video surveillance growth | Resolver acquires emergency notification companyJuly 19, 2017Ivan Spector named TMA president | Canon announces Milestone spin-off | CANASA Monitoring SymposiumJuly 5, 2017Google Home in Canada | Securitas ES Toronto opening | CANASA scholarshipsJune 28, 2017June Top Stories: AlarmForce sells U.S. subscribers | NFPA winners | Eagle Eye’s European acquisitionJune 24, 2017AlarmForce sells U.S. subscribers | Eagle Eye acquisition | Security Summit highlightsJune 21, 2017New hires at Qognify, Platinum Tools | S2/Allegion integration | Honeywell cyber acquisitionJune 14, 2017SCO highlights | NFPA awards | New hires at Speco, Siklu, CiscoJune 7, 2017Avigilon sells Vancouver property | Convergint acquires again | Siklu appoints CEOMay 10, 2017CANASA elects new president | “Solid growth” for Hikvision | CANASA Exec Director resignsMay 3, 2017April Top Stories: ISC West in pics | Milestone and Nvidia collaborate | A new PelcoApril 29, 2017Mircom wins Gold Standard | Top Montreal Employer: Genetec | Leviton Lighting Business UnitApril 26, 2017Pelco’s new direction | SIA Showcase | Banking on the CloudApril 19, 2017ISC West 2017 in pictures | Axis thermal alternative | Milestone, NVIDIA collaborateApril 12, 2017Mastercard acquires NuData | Genetec integrates ShotSpotter | Speakerphone interoperabilityApril 5, 2017Johnson Controls sells Scott Safety | CSAA’s new name | ADI Expo PHOTOSMarch 22, 2017Changes at Boon Edam Canada | Tyco’s new partner portal | Record results for AvigilonMarch 8, 2017Dormakaba closes Stanley deal | Huronia Alarm & Fire Security’s Collingwood donationMarch 1, 2017ADT Canada appoints interim leader | Pinder's celebrates 130 years in businessFebruary 15, 2017Access control growth| SOCs still struggling | Moni’s customer bill of rightsFebruary 1, 2017Top stories of the month: Introducing dotdot | New Qognify HQ | Calgary alarm call successJanuary 28, 2017IDIS turns 20 | AMAG appoints new president | IHS report on Chinese OEMsJanuary 25, 2017Say hello to dotdot | New HQ for Qognify | Promising 2017 technologiesJanuary 11, 2017Security Hall of Fame 2016| New acquisition for DormakabaJanuary 4, 2017ACRE acquires ComNet | Bluetooth 5 now availableDecember 21, 2016Top stories of the month: Security upgrades at Soldier Field | Resolver acquires Wynyard’s Risk Management suiteDecember 17, 2016BlackBerry takes on Enterprise of Things | Hammond Manufacturing opens in GuelphDecember 14, 2016New Canon facility | PM Expo highlights | 2nd Mission 500 Hockey ClassicDecember 7, 2016Genetec sets sights on Australia | Avigilon’s office for sale | ONVIF heads to MontrealNovember 30, 2016Top stories of the month: Bosch to sell Sony video products | UCIT and Stealth share an investorNovember 26, 2016Johnson Controls’ new Canadian office | Avigilon is one of the Fast 50November 23, 2016Bosch will sell Sony video security products | March Networks wins awardNovember 16, 2016Acquisitions by Dormakaba, Komutel, Auxo | New CEO for FST BiometricsNovember 9, 2016Webcams used in massive cyberattack | Anti-drone radar protects presidential debateOctober 26, 2016Executive Director leaves CANASA | SP&T to host special panel at SCCOctober 12, 2016Top stories of the month: New directions for Pelco, AlarmForce, Tyco IFSSeptember 24, 2016AlarmForce CEO discusses changes | President of Tyco IFS sees synergiesSeptember 21, 2016Axis to market Canon products in North America | Tyco/JCI complete mega-mergerSeptember 7, 2016Hikvision launches Canadian website | Huawei chooses ZigBeeAugust 31, 2016Top stories: Alarmforce billing errors | Hébert joins FeenicsAugust 27, 2016AlarmForce discovers billing errors | Avigilon equipment used in RioAugust 24, 2016Lower prices, higher revenue for Avigilon | ScanSource buying IntelisysAugust 17, 2016Growing pains for smart home | New CEO for ViconAugust 10, 2016Hébert joins Feenics | ONVIF releases Profile Q specificationAugust 3, 2016Top stories of the month: Acquisitions by Stanley, G4S, Convergint  July 30, 2016ProTech buys Montreal video developer | Huronia Alarm donates telephone systemJuly 27, 2016Canadian purchases by G4S and Stanley | Axis opens new officeJuly 20, 2016Nortek to be acquired by U.K. company | IPVideo to sponsor Robolliance programJuly 6, 2016Integrator Roundtable: Integrating IT | IONODES receives fundingJune 29, 2016CATSA orders explosives detectors | Aerial surveillance for OlympicsJune 15, 2016Nest founder moving on | Convergint and Axis growing againJune 8, 2016Top stories this month: Managed security predicted to grow; Convergint buying againMay 28, 2016Hikvision acquires Pyronix | Avigilon adds communications execMay 25, 2016Tyco acquires Innometriks | Thread Group grows membershipMay 18, 2016Paladin growing in B.C. | Fort McMurray family experiences devastation via security camMay 11, 2016Managed security predicted to grow | Convergint buying againMay 4, 2016Top stories this month: Senstar acquires Aimetis, Dahua signs with ADIApril 30, 2016Convergint acquires H&E Comfort Controls | Mission 500 raises US$95,000April 20, 2016Highlights from ISC West: Tyco, Honeywell, Axis, Feenics and moreApril 13, 2016