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Tyco Broadens Wireless Fire Product Offering With CWSI Deal

Tyco has acquired Commercial Wireless System International (CWSI) to help broaden its wireless fire detection technology offering.


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The fire protection and security company reported revenue of $2.5 billion, a 2% increase on an organic basis. Its Global Products segment led with organic growth of 10% SSI Staff · January 30, 2015

Police in the North Carolina municipality responded to 35% fewer accidental alarms in 2014 compared to the previous year. The fire department, however, has not fared as well. SSI Staff · January 27, 2015

Tyco has acquired Commercial Wireless System International (CWSI) to help broaden its wireless fire detection technology offering. SSI Staff · January 21, 2015

Security systems integrators need to know the difference between central station service and simply having signals received at a listed supervising station. Shane Clary · January 21, 2015

What does David Pakech of Fire-Lite Alarm, Silent Knight and Honeywell Power, expect to be the major fire/life-safety market developments for 2015? Find out in the latest Under Surveillance blog. SSI Staff · January 15, 2015

In a lawsuit filed by the father of three children killed in a 2011 house fire, the contractor was accused of not installing a smoke detection system during a renovation project. SSI Staff · January 14, 2015

The program works to ensure that electricians have the knowledge, training and experience to perform their jobs at the highest, safest level possible. SSI Staff · January 08, 2015

One idea to introduce the topic of environmental monitoring to your customer base is to provide them a list of prevention tips via E-mail or a newsletter. Rodney Bosch · January 07, 2015

A fire at Wedgwood Senior Living facility resulted in the death of six elderly people. Residents ignored the sounding fire alarm in the 11-story complex because false alarms were frequent at the facility. SSI Staff · January 06, 2015

During a press conference, Ron Rivera credited an alarm system installed by CPI Security for alerting the family to leave the residence in early morning hours. SSI Staff · January 06, 2015




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