Securitas has acquired FE Moran Security Solutions, a top 30 alarm monitoring and electronic security systems integration company in the U.S. The acquisition increases Securitas’ density and offerings in the United States’ Midwest region and is aligned with Securitas’ ambition to double the size of its security solutions and electronic security business. The purchase price is app. MUSD 82 (MSEK 695). Founded in 2003, FE Moran Security Solutions provides an integrated electronic security offering – from design to installation and from maintenance to alarm monitoring – and focuses on commercial clients in several Midwestern states [...]
How We Monitor and Secure Operations For Our Clients A security operations center (SOC) is a centralized unit that will handle all security problems and issues on an organizational level. A SOC will be equipped with a wide range of security features, including being equipped for access monitoring, as well as redundancy plans that failover to a secondary site without causing any interruptions in service. What are the benefits of a security operations center? There are a number of benefits associated with a security operations center. This includes the following: - Continual security - Threats [...]
Keep Your Company Secure With Cloud VMS Maintaining security across multiple locations is a legitimate concern for the growing business owner. How can you successfully coordinate the security of your sites in one go? With Cloud VMS by FEMSS, you can safely store your security in your pocket with one centralized location to view all your camera footage. Cloud VMS: One Screen, Multiple Locations Cloud VMS software allows you to view multiple live streams of camera footage on your mobile, tablet, or laptop. With one accessible iOS or Android app, you can see all [...]
Managing Remote Teams During a Crisis Remote working is a trend that’s grown significantly in recent years, but the impact of COVID-19 means more people are working from home than ever before. While technology advances give us the infrastructure to operate from remote locations, effective leadership is essential when employees are physically distanced from one another. Furthermore, the COVID-19 pandemic means people and businesses are facing unprecedented challenges. Strong leadership is critical in times of crisis, so now is the time to bring your leadership qualities to the fore. To ensure your business thrives [...]
Protecting People and Places During COVID-19 In these uncertain and troubling times, security and employee morale are more critical than ever. Businesses of all shapes and sizes are discovering that they need to adapt and reassess their current operational models in response to the COVID-19 virus. For many companies, this means sending some or all of the workforce home to work remotely. But what about those who need to keep their workforces on-site, in part or as a whole? How can they keep morale consistently high while ensuring that their team remains productive and [...]
The holidays are fast approaching and if you don't believe it just take a stroll through your local Wal-Mart or Costco. Halloween and Thanksgiving are practically an after-thought among the rows of Christmas trees, plastic Santa statues, wreaths and garland. This can be an exceptionally busy time of year, filled with family gatherings and a myriad of thoughts and activities that preoccupy our minds. With all that needs to be done, basic safety concerns are easily overlooked. Here's how to do the holidays safely... Fire hazards During this time of year there is more frequent use [...]
Smart home security cameras are among the best home security investments a homeowner can make. 9 times out of 10, burglars will avoid a home if they spot a security camera outside – and, they’re incredibly useful for household management.