Author Archives: Spencer Ives

JValley Software acquires LENSEC

JValley Software acquires LENSEC HOUSTON—LENSEC, the manufacturer of Perspective VMS based here, has been acquired by JValley Software Solutions, a global software company based in Jordan. The two companies, which have a long history of working together, will remain as separate entities, with LENSEC benefitting greatly from the merger, LENSEC CEO Marianna Leybovich told Security

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How I Use My System: Bob Boland

How I Use My System: Bob Boland Bob Boland, customer service and operations manager for Custom Alarm, has been with the Rochester, Minn.-based business for five years. He takes care of the company’s central station operation, which means there’s “never a dull moment,” according to Boland. Security Systems News got the chance to talk with

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Hikvision secures $3b credit facility

Hikvision secures b credit facility CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif.—Hikvision announced that it has secured a five-year, $3 billion credit facility with Export-Import Bank of China, which will enable the video surveillance company to earmark additional funds for global research and development, infrastructure, equipment and technology procurement. With more than 7,000 engineers, and a commitment to

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Monitronics launches new RISE program

Monitronics launches new RISE program DALLAS—Monitronics this week is launching a new sub-dealer program, RISE, designed to assist new dealers with growing their business.  “Whereas our normal go to market strategy has been targeted more at full service alarm companies, we’re trying to expand our reach to encompass more individuals, and smaller sales teams that

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3xLOGIC expanding to meet demand

3xLOGIC expanding to meet demand WESTMINSTER, Colo.—3xLOGIC, a provider of integrated intelligent security solutions, recently moved into a new, larger HQ here and expanded its Florida Innovations Center facility to meet the increased demand in commercial markets, and to support its expanded university training schedule and locations. 3xLOGIC CEO Matt Kushner told Security Systems News

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ADT strengthens its monitoring with deeper I-View Now integration

ADT strengthens its monitoring with deeper I-View Now integration HENDERSON, Nev.—I-View Now, a cloud-based central station video platform, deepens product integration with ADT for video verification and central station video monitoring services. “We’re developing an API with ADT so that when accounts are built in ADT’s normal business process, they’re automatically built in I-View Now,”

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