Matt Barnette

PSA AnnouncesNew Partnership with Landskyai

PSA announced the addition of LandSkyAI to its lineup of technology partners. LandSkyAI provides innovative and reimagined solutions with autonomous robotics to optimize safety, security and inspection processes. LandSkyAI’s solutions add another layer of security and surveillance for businesses while acting as a force multiplier for their operations. It will expand the capabilities of standard video systems by providing a new stream of data that can be fully integrated into their video platforms. LandSkyAI can integrate with existing security sensors to create a truly automated security package.

PSA Announces New Partnership with Geutebrück

PSA announced the addition of Geutebrück to its lineup of technology partners. Geutebrück is an international provider of intelligent and user-friendly video security software solutions and the associated hardware. Geutebrück was founded in Germany in 1970 and now provides solutions and hardware to over 70 countries. Its solutions address five main areas of security: protection, identification, location, management, and documentation.

PSA and USAV Expanded Network in Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa with TSI APAC Hub Partnership

PSA and USAV announced a new partnership with TSI APAC Hub (TSI), for PSA and USAV. This partnership in Asia Pacific (APAC) and Middle East and Africa (MEA) will increase PSA and USAV outreach to the system integrators and technology partners in APAC and MEA who provide solutions and services in various verticals such as cinema, corporate, education, energy and utilities, government, healthcare, hospitality, retail, transportation and large venues.

PSA Names Matt Barnette as Chief Executive Officer upon Retirement of Bill Bozeman

PSA announced the appointment of Matt Barnette as its next Chief Executive Officer; PSA’s current CEO, Bill Bozeman, plans to retire from the organization in 2021. Barnette most recently served as Vice President of Physical Access Control Solutions North America Business Unit for HID Global and previously held the role of President at Mercury Security. Barnette is a seasoned veteran in the physical security industry with over 30 years of experience in management and executive roles.

HID Global Extends Industry’s Broadest Portfolio of Open- Architecture Controllers for Access Control with The New HID Aero Platform

HID Global announced that it has extended its open-architecture controller line with the introduction of HID Aero. Building on the proven success of its Mercury intelligent controller platform delivering total security beyond the door, HID Aero extends flexibility and access control choices to a wide range of businesses, while future-proofing an organization’s investment as requirements change.

Genetec Strengthens its Access Control Offering for the US Federal Market

Genetec announced that it is now offering multiple FICAM certified options for its Security Center Synergis™ access control system. In a market that has been traditionally weighed down by limited solutions that are often proprietary, these new options offer nonproprietary, open-architecture choices to efficiently validate Personal Identity verification for federal employees and contractors. Genetec offers two FICAM-certified options.

Genetec Awarded Mercury Security Platinum Premier Status

Genetec announced that Mercury Security part of HID Global, the global leader in OEM access control technology, has awarded Genetec the highest level in their partner program, Platinum Premier. The Platinum Premier status recognizes Mercury’s select business partners who demonstrate continued market growth, strong integration with Mercury solutions, and shared interest in the open architecture approach to access control.