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ADT to acquire Devcon Security for $148 million

ADT looking for more acquisitions
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07/31/2013

BOCA RATON, Fla.—The ADT Corp. announced this morning that it plans to acquire Devcon Security from Golden Gate Capital for $148.5 million. The deal—ADT’s first major acquisition since spinning off from Tyco International last fall—brings 117,000 accounts and $3.6 million of RMR. The transaction is expected to close in early August, Naren Gursahaney, ADT CEO, said during an investor call today.

Netscape founder enters security space

Jim Clark launches CommandScape, a building management system that integrates security
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08/23/2017

DELRAY BEACH, Fla.—Jim Clark, serial entrepreneur and founder of Silicon Graphics, Netscape, WebMD, MyCFO and Shutterfly, yesterday announced the launch of his latest business venture, CommandScape, an integrated building management system for commercial and premium residential properties.

ADT releases mobile PERS

Product allows seniors—and others—peace of mind away from home, company says
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03/20/2015

BOCA RATON, Fla.—ADT has added a wearable, mobile PERS device to its health product portfolio.

ADT partners with State Farm to promote Pulse

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Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Security companies often use as a selling point the fact that insurance companies give discounts to homeowners who have a security system.

Barnes Buchanan conference to kick off Feb. 7

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01/29/2013

PALM BEACH, Fla.—The 18th annual Barnes Buchanan Security Alarm Conference is scheduled for Feb. 7-9 at The Breakers resort.

ADT adding remote health monitoring to Pulse

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Wednesday, January 9, 2013

ADT is getting into the health monitoring game.

ADT and Southern California Edison provide customers with ADT Pulse

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11/27/2012

BOCA RATON, Fla.—Southern California Edison customers can now use ADT Pulse for home energy management, according to an ADT statement.

ADT CEO: It's not a 'moonshot' to double residential penetration to 40 percent

Naren Gursahaney says it will take effort, expanding interactive home offerings and educating the public and investors
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10/10/2012

NEW YORK—The ADT Corp. CEO Naren Gursahaney has set a bold goal. He wants the newly independent ADT—which began trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Oct. 1—to increase its residential penetration from 20 percent to as much as 40 percent.

ADT adds another to management lineup

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Tuesday, May 1, 2012

More post-split news from ADT: It recently made another management lineup announcement about a new chief marketing officer, Tony Wells.

Small company wins big ADT contract

SSN Staff  - 
10/12/2010

BOCA RATON, Fla.—Quality and competitive pricing helped a small Dallas-based company beat out foreign competition to win a multi-million dollar contract from ADT Security Services, ADT announced Oct. 11.
HyperGraphic Impressions won a contract of up to $12 million from ADT. The contract will result in the production of millions of yard signs for ADT customers. ADT needs more signs because the electronic security giant continues to grow.