Alarm Monitoring Services: Intrusion & Fire Alarm Monitoring Services, and Other Alarm Monitoring Services - Global Strategic Business Report 2013

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Dublin, Oct. 25, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alarm Monitoring Services: Intrusion & Fire Alarm Monitoring Services, and Other Alarm Monitoring Services - Global Strategic Business Report 2013

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This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Alarm Monitoring Services in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Intrusion & Fire Alarm Monitoring Services (Residential, & Non-Residential), and Other Alarm Monitoring Services. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.

The report profiles 156 companies including many key and niche players such as Ademco (Far East) Pte Ltd., ADT Security Services, Inc., Canadian Corps of Commissionaires, Central Security Patrols Co., Ltd., G4S PLC, Global Security Solutions, Guardian Protection Services, Inc., Honeywell Security Products Americas, Monitronics International, Inc., Prosegur compania de Seguridad, Protection 1 Inc., Reliance Protectron Security Services, Secom Co., Ltd., Securitas AB, Securitas Direct AB, Siemens AG, Slomins, Inc., Sohgo Security Services Company Ltd., Stanley Convergent Security Solutions, Inc., Tyco International Ltd., UTC Fire & Security Corporation, Chubb Fire Limited, Vector Security, Inc., and Vivint, Inc.

Key Topics Covered:

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

  • Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
  • Disclaimers I-2
  • Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2
  • Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-2
  • Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3
  • Intrusion & Fire Alarm Monitoring Services I-3
  • Other Alarm Monitoring Services I-3

II. Executive Summary

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1

  • Preface II-1
  • Developing Markets to Turbo Charge Future Growth in the Market II-2
  • Alarm Monitoring in Commercial Sector - An Overview II-2
  • New Housing Construction & Renovation: A Fundamental Growth Driver II-3
  • Recession Impact in Retrospect II-3
  • Noteworthy Trends, Growth Drivers & Issues II-4
  • Widespread Consumer Awareness: A Crucible for Success II-4
  • Product Assortment Keeps Consumer Interests Sufficiently Kindled II-5
  • Secondary Verification: An Aid to Reduce False Alarms II-5
  • Remote Video Monitoring Services Grows Exponentially II-6
  • Downward Pressure on Selling Prices II-6
  • Monitoring Services - Within the Means of Common Man II-6
  • Will Increase in RMR Cause Delay in VoIP Service Adoption? II-6
  • Alarm Monitoring Lures IT and Telecom Companies II-7
  • False Alarms: A Challenge to Reckon With II-7
  • Causes of False Alarms in Intruder Detection Systems II-7
  • Rising Demand for New Technologies II-8
  • Competitive Landscape II-8

2. AN INSIGHT INTO PRIVATE SECURITY SERVICES MARKET II-10

  • Growing Prominence of Private Security II-10
  • North America and Europe: Leading Private Security Markets II-10
  • Guarding Services: The Largest Service Category II-11

3. CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY - A REVIEW II-12

  • Construction Industry - Current Scenario II-12
  • Developing Markets to Drive Global Growth II-13
  • Regional Perspective II-14
  • The Americas II-14
  • Asia Pacific II-15
  • Europe II-15
  • European Sovereign Debt Crisis: A Cause of Concern II-15
  • Africa II-16
  • Middle East II-16

4. ALARM MONITORING SERVICES - AN OVERVIEW II-17

  • What is Alarm Monitoring? II-17
  • Intrusion & Fire Alarm Monitoring Services II-17
  • Other Alarm Monitoring Services II-17
  • Central Station (Alarm Monitoring Center) II-17
  • How Does Alarm Monitoring Work? II-18
  • Registering & Responding to Alarms at Monitoring Centers II-18
  • Medical Emergencies Finds Space in the System II-19
  • False Alarms - A Bane for Monitoring Companies II-19

5. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS II-20

  • AES Introduces AES 7650 Freedom Series Wireless Alarm Radio Communicator II-20
  • IDS Introduces X64 New X-Series Wireless Solution II-20
  • Thrive Intelligence Unveils Thrive 360 Video Surveillance Solution II-20
  • Phantom Data Services Introduces Cloud-based Alarm Self-monitoring Service II-21
  • Infrax Systems Unveils Secure Perimeter Intrusion Detection Network II-21
  • Home-Security-Plus.com Unveils New Video Alarm Monitoring Service II-21
  • ADS Security Introduces ADS Home Control II-22
  • Securewatch 24 Introduces Lifestyle Intrusion Packages II-22
  • Comcast Launches Xfinity Home Service II-22
  • ADT Security Services to Roll Out Latest Additions to ADT Pulse Functionality II-23
  • Elite Security Services Introduces Voice Connect Technology to Enhance Premium Plan II-23
  • NextAlarm Rolls-out Novel VoIP Alarm II-23
  • Your Alarm Now Introduces Basic Alarm Monitoring Package for Home Security Systems II-24
  • NEI Unveils Advanced Health Monitoring and Alarm Management Software II-24
  • NextAlarm Launches Remote Arm/Disarm Feature II-24
  • Visonic Introduces PowerMaster-10 Wireless Alarm System II-25
  • Quest Controls Introduces Real-Time Visibility Remote Monitoring System II-25
  • Rosslare Security Introduces AuraSys™ II-25
  • Affiliated Central Integrates Remote Access Services of Xanboo II-26
  • Visonic Launches PowerMaxPro Alarm System II-26
  • Monitronics International to Introduce Alarm.com Video Monitoring Services Range II-26
  • City Watch-Leicester Against Crime Unveils a New Line of Crime
  • Monitored Alarm Services II-27

6. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-28

  • Blackstone Group to Takeover Vivint II-28
  • F.E. Moran Alarm Takes Over Myers Protection Services II-28
  • Alarm Detection Systems Takes Over Norshore Alarm and Accounts II-28
  • Prosegur Acquires Segura II-29
  • Security Service Acquires Four Star Electronic Security II-29
  • HID Global and Interlogix Partners to Provide Integrated Security Solutions II-29
  • Interface Security Systems Merges with Westec Intelligent Surveillance II-30
  • American Alarm & Communications Acquires Phoenix Fire Alarm & Communication and Electronic Alarm Systems II-30
  • Medical Alarm Concepts Holding Inks Strategic Marketing Agreement with Smart Monitoring II-31
  • NextAlarm Partners with KOETTER Security II-31
  • Tyco International Acquires Visonic II-31
  • Securitas Acquires Sistem II-32
  • Tyco International Acquires Signature Security II-32
  • REDWIRE Acquires Spectrum Fire & Security II-32
  • Stanley CSS Purchases Smiths Security, Raysil, and SRP Security II-32
  • UTC Fire & Security Realigns Fire and Security Services Business under Chubb Brand II-32
  • Stanley Black & Decker Takes Over Niscayah II-33
  • Stanley CSS Purchases Smiths Security, Raysil, and SRP Security II-33
  • APX Alarm Changes Corporate Identity to Vivint II-33
  • Carter Brothers Enters into Partnership with S2 Security II-33
  • Medical Alarm Concepts and YesDTC Enters into Joint Venture for Marketing II-34
  • Kratos Defense Obtains Security Solutions Contract II-34
  • Houston Introduces Novel Program II-34
  • Hughes Network Systems Inks Distribution Agreement with Next Alarm Monitoring Services II-35
  • Stanley Convergent Security Purchases First National Alarm Cap Assets II-35
  • GTCR Takes Over Protection One II-35
  • FJC Technology Solutions Acquires Majority Interest in Champion Fire Detection II-36
  • Prosegur Acquires Argentina Tellex II-36
  • Prosegur Acquires Martom Segurança and Telemergencia II-36
  • Stanley Convergent Security Solutions Acquires Pyramid Alarm II-36
  • Modius Unveils OpenData Standard Edition II-37
  • Varolii Enters into Partnership with Monitronics to Provide Security Solutions II-37
  • Medical Alarm Concepts to Develop Services and Products in Partnership with Medical Resources Limited II-37
  • Allegheny Energy Awards Contract to Control Room Group II-38
  • China Fire & Security Group Bags Two Contracts from Anshan Iron & Steel Group II-38
  • Tyco International Acquires Brinks Home Security II-38
  • GTCR Takes Over Protection One II-39
  • Securitas Acquires Claw Protection Services II-39
  • Securitas Acquires Tecniserv II-39
  • Nelson Alarm Takes Over Two Security Businesses II-39
  • Ascent Media Takes Over Monitronics International II-39
  • Summit Partners Takes Over Central Security Group II-39
  • Securitas Acquires Piranha Security II-40
  • World Wide Security Takes Over Rainbow Home Systems II-40
  • Quick Response Takes Over Ohio Alarm II-40
  • Securitas Purchases Reliance Security Services II-40
  • Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Acquires Henry Bros. Electronics II-40
  • United Technologies Purchases GE Security II-40
  • Amcest Selects Cernium's CheckVideo™ II-41

7. CORPORATE ACTIVITY IN THE RECENT PAST - A HISTORIC PERSPECTIVE BUILDER II-42

  • Monitronics International Enters into Agreement with Telular II-42
  • Telcel Signs Agreement with Numerex and GE Security II-42
  • Securitas Purchases World Wide Security II-42
  • Securitas Takes Over Moore Security II-42
  • Securitas AB Snaps Up Akal Security II-43
  • Securitas Acquires Stake in Long Hai Security II-43
  • APX Alarm Security Solutions Signs Agreement with Criticom Monitoring Services II-43
  • UTC Fire & Security Acquires Majority Share in GST Holdings II-43 Securitas Acquires Vigilan II-44
  • Acadian Monitoring Services Acquires Command Central II-44
  • G4S Wackenhut Commences Operations of G4S Security Monitoring Data Center II-44
  • G4S India Acquires Eureka Forbes Project Security Systems Division II-44
  • Golden Gate Capital Acquires Devcon Security Services and Subsidiaries II-45
  • AAA Alarm Systems Bags Alarm Monitoring Contract from Loblaws II-45
  • Securitas Snaps Up Polic Secuforce II-45
  • Securitas Purchases Agency of Security Fenix II-45
  • Securitas Takes Over El Guardian II-45
  • Securitas Snaps Up 70% Stake in Purzeczko II-46
  • Protectas Takes Over SH Safe Home II-46
  • Securitas Purchases FM Seguridad and Servicios de Seguridad and SATS II-46
  • Securitas Takes Over GRB Securities and G4S II-46
  • Trans-Alarm Snaps Up Continental Alarm & Detection II-46
  • ADT North America Acquires FirstService Security II-47
  • Securitas Systems Changes Name to Niscayah Group II-47
  • Prosegur Activa Purchases Residential Security Operations of Telemergencia II-47
  • VOXCOM Security Services Changes Name to Reliance Protectron Security Services II-47
  • VEREX Technology Merges with Guardall II-48
  • UTC Fire & Security Sells Mobile Patrol Operations II-48
  • UTC Fire & Security Acquires Invensys FireX Safety Business II-48
  • Telefonica Chile Divests Telemergencia II-48
  • ADT Security Services Purchases Security Services &
  • Technologies and Intercon Security II-48
  • Argyle Security Takes Over FireQuest II-49
  • G4S Acquires Majority Stake in Progard Securitas II-49

8. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS II-50

  • Ademco (Far East) Pte Ltd. (Singapore) II-50
  • ADT Security Services, Inc. (USA) II-50
  • Canadian Corps of Commissionaires (Canada) II-51
  • Central Security Patrols Co., Ltd. (Japan) II-52
  • G4S PLC (UK) II-52
  • Global Security Solutions (Canada) II-53
  • Guardian Protection Services, Inc. (USA) II-53
  • Honeywell Security Products Americas (USA) II-54
  • Monitronics International, Inc. (USA) II-55
  • Prosegur compania de Seguridad (Spain) II-55
  • Protection 1 Inc (USA) II-55
  • Reliance Protectron Security Services (Canada) II-56
  • Secom Co., Ltd. (Japan) II-56
  • Securitas AB (Sweden) II-57
  • Securitas Direct AB (Sweden) II-57
  • Siemens AG (Germany) II-57
  • Slomins, Inc. (USA) II-58
  • Sohgo Security Services Company Ltd. (Japan) II-58
  • Stanley Convergent Security Solutions, Inc (USA) II-59
  • Tyco International Ltd (Switzerland) II-59
  • UTC Fire & Security Corporation (USA) II-60
  • Chubb Fire Limited (UK) II-60
  • Vector Security, Inc. (USA) II-60
  • Vivint, Inc (USA) II-61

9. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-62


III. Market

1. THE UNITED STATES

2. CANADA

3. JAPAN

4. EUROPE

5. ASIA-PACIFIC

6. MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA

7. LATIN AMERICA

IV. Competitive Landscape

Total Companies Profiled: 156 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 168)

  • The United States (120)
  • Canada (14)
  • Japan (4)
  • Europe (19)
  • - Germany (2)
  • - The United Kingdom (9)
  • - Spain (1)
  • - Rest of Europe (7)
  • Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (10)
  • Africa (1)

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