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February 23, 2019

ADT acquires do-it-yourself home security provider LifeShield

Founded in 2004, ADT says LifeShield was the first to bring a wireless DIY home security offering to the residential market.

3 Sixty Secure Corp. providing security services to MJardin and Ontario Cannabis Store

The agreement provides a full suite of security services to MJardin facilities in Canada, including security patrols and equipment monitoring as well as secure transport of cannabis products.

Amazon to acquire WiFi provider eero

The tech giant says eero uses multiple access points that work together as a system to blanket a home in high-performing and reliable WiFi.
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Genetec awarded Mercury Security Platinum Premier Status

Genetec says the Platinum Premier status recognizes Mercury's select business partners who demonstrate continued market growth, strong integration with Mercury solutions, and shared interest in the open architecture approach to access control. » Read full article

TMA welcomes Stanley Security VP to its executive committee

The Monitoring Association has announced the appointment of Steve Walker, vice-president of customer service, for Minneapolis-based Stanley Convergent Security Solutions, to the executive committee of its board of directors. » Read full article

Sargent and Greenleaf to be acquired by OpenGate Capital

Sargent and Greenleaf (S&G), a manufacturer of mechanical and electronic locks, has announced that OpenGate Capital, a global private equity firm, has entered into an agreement to acquire it from Stanley Black & Decker. » Read full article
Event Calendar 

Security Career Expo

Date: March 7, 2019
Location: Toronto, Ont.
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Canadian Technical Security Conference

Date: April 2-4, 2019
Location: Cornwall, Ont.
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ICT Canada — Presented by BICSI

Date: April 8-11, 2019
Location: Toronto, Ont.
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ISC West

Date: April 10-12, 2019
Location: Las Vegas, Nev.
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Security Canada East

Date: April 24, 2019
Location: Laval, Que.
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