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AiN Group 2014 Live & Learn Conference

AiN (Authorized Integrators Network) Group, now in its 13th year, held its first stand-alone conference in late January at the Sandpearl Resort in Clearwater Beach, Fla. AiN is the managing partner of GE Home and Security Technologies (GEHT), a network of about 200 dealers who are authorized to sell and install GE-branded security systems from Interlogix, as well as sound systems, lighting, home automation, central vacuum, and other technologies from approximately 30 approved vendors.


Diebold Security added more than 30 new national and global commercial customers in 2013. Bill Fitzhenry, vice president of Commercial Sales for North America, Diebold Security, discusses what led to such growth and describes Diebold Security’s strategy going forward.

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VIVOTEK’s booth will display demos of its latest technology, including the FE8181/FE8181V, VC8201, MD8531H, FD8154, FD8355EHV, and the FD8168.

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Discover how to manage money in the security industry the smart way in this November 2014 edition of SDM. Also, discover the evolving field of residential intercoms and learn the facts about intrusion alarm verification.

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Massachusetts School to Debut 'Active Shooter' System

A Methuen, Mass school will soon have an automated system to detect and track a gunman on campus.
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Bill Would Require New Schools to Have Security Systems

School districts planning new school buildings would have to include security measures in the designs, under legislation being considered in the Ohio House.
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Hector Rodriguez: "Hope" Is Not a Plan

 Chief Hector Rodriguez believes so much in the Santa Ana Unified School District (SAUSD) and the safety of the children who attend SAUSD schools that he sends his own children ...


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