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Tyco invests in Qolsys

IRELAND —Tyco International has announced that it is making a strategic investment in home automation solution provider Qolsys. Launched at ISC West in 2013, Qolsys is a relative newcomer to the security industry. Tyco did not announce the amount of the investment. The Qolsys investment is … [Read More...]

Kuwait refineries get Bosch evacuation solution

KUWAIT - Bosch Security Systems has delivered an IP-based and networked public address and voice evacuation systems to all refineries of Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) which is mainly responsible for the oil refining and gas liquefaction industry in Kuwait. It operates three refineries … [Read More...]

PSIM solutions doing big business in the GCC

UAE - PSIM – a software platform that integrates and controls several non-connected security systems through a comprehensive user interface – has grown in popularity in the region due to the rise in ‘smart city’ concepts, according to industry experts. David Teppe, general manager at … [Read More...]

Which generation is big on smart home technology?

Question: Who is most willing to spend money on smart home technology? Answer: The Millennials, those consumers born between 1982 and 2000. That’s according to a recent survey conducted by ERA Real Estate and HGTV in the U.S.. Overall, 2,437 consumers participated in the survey this past … [Read More...]

CEM awarded for ‘friendly’ door controller

IRELAND – CEM Systems, part of the security products business unit of Tyco, is receiving accolades for its Emerald multifunctional touch screen LCD terminal which is the first of its kind to ‘greet’ cardholders by illuminating as they approach, providing a user friendly security … [Read More...]