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Texas School Security – TASA & TASBO

Texas School Security – TASA & TASBO

Alarm Integrations / PSX Inc. attends 2016 TASA Midwinter Conference and 2016 TASBO Conference to offer Texas school security solutions.

S2 Threat Level Escalator allows school administrators to instantly lockdown a facility from their smartphone with the push of a button,Alan Morris and Scot MacTaggart of PSX Inc. both attended the 2016 TASA Midwinter Conference and the 2016 TASBO Conference to share Texas school security solutions with school business officials. PSX presented mobile app solutions including the S2 Threat Level Escalator and Mobile Security Officer.

S2 Threat Level Escalator and Mobile Security Officer

The Threat Level Escalator allows school security and administrators to instantly lockdown a facility with the push of a button. The Mobile security officer allows administrators to manage an entire facility – doors, cameras, and cardholders – on the go from a smartphone or tablet.

Senate Bill 507 (SB507) Video Surveillance Solutions

PSX also presented solutions for SB507 (Senate Bill 507) the mandate for installing video surveillance solutions in special education classrooms in Texas. SB507 is effective in 2016 and schools will be required to install cameras in special education classrooms upon request from parents, officials, and administrators. Schools will also be required to store video for future reference if necessary. Alarm Integrations / PSX specializes in video surveillance solutions for SB507. Contact Alan Morris for a consultation. PSX can install a system specially designed to meet the SB507 requirements.

2016 TASA Midwinter Conference

PSX attended the 2016 TASA (Texas Association of School Administrators) Conference in Austin, Texas January 24-27. Scot MacTaggart and Alan Morris met with school officials to answer questions about video surveillance, access control, and mass notification/emergency management tools. SB 507 topics were also addressed at the conference. PSX offers solutions to meet SB507 requirements.

TASA describes its mission as, “to promote, provide and develop leaders who create and sustain student-centered schools and develop future-ready students,” (TASA).

2016 TASBO Conference

Alarm Integrations / PSX Inc. attended the TASBO (Texas Association of School Business Officials) 2016  Conference in Austin, Texas March 2-4.

TASBO describes its organization as, “a well-run school district will ensure that the maximum amount of resources are placed in the classroom. The Texas Association of School Business Officials (TASBO) continues a tradition of supporting K-12 schools and their business and operations professionals. An independent, not-for-profit professional association, TASBO is dedicated to being the trusted resource for school finance and operations in Texas” (


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Alarm Integrations Expands Texas Security Offerings

Alarm Integrations Expands Texas Security Offerings

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More options in Texas security now available through Alarm Integrations and PSX.

Alarm Integrations announces it will join the PSX security systems integration family in order to expand its Texas security offerings. The most advanced, cutting-edge security solutions such as Video Surveillance, Access Control, Biometrics, Artificial Intelligence, and Perimeter Detection are just a few of the security solutions Alarm Integrations and PSX now offer Texas from their new Houston branch.

The PSX advanced applications portfolio is positioned to match the ever-evolving and fast-growing security needs of Houston, Energy Capital of the World, home to the world’s largest medical complex, and the fourth largest US city. This portfolio of security solutions presents the latest in best-of-breed technologies featured at the world’s leading security expos, ASIS and ISC West, like AiSight for SCADA.

A Leader in Texas Security Solutions for Enterprise & Education

Alarm Integrations expands their energy security solutions to the Texas oil and gas industry with protection for corporate environments; exploration and production; midstream and refining; and generation and distribution. PSX is already well-established in the Marcellus-Utica region for these services and NERC-CIP compliance. Existing energy clients will benefit from the Houston branch’s proximity to vital energy locations as well.

Alarm Integrations expands Texas Security Offerings.

Alan Morris of PSX & Alarm Integrations at the Texas Association of School Business Officials (TASBO) conference answering questions about school security technology.

PSX and Alarm Integrations are also leaders in security systems integration for K-12 schools, higher education, and government. They have installed video surveillance, access control, and mass notification systems in hundreds of schools in recent years. In December 2015, they were featured in Security magazine for their design and installation of Samsung video surveillance and analytics at a Pennsylvania public housing program.

Learn More about Innovations at the Spring Texas Security Roadshow Event

Alarm Intergrations and PSX mark their Houston expansion with a road show event scheduled for May 2016. This event introduces their advanced applications portfolio to the Houston area. Behavioral Recognition Systems (BRS Labs) AiSight for SCADA is one example of the applications that will be featured. Of particular interest to energy suppliers, AiSight is a leading, vital security tool for protecting the oil and gas value chain.

Almost fifty years old, PSX Inc. is a leader in security systems integration. In addition to participating in ASIS and ISC West, they are frequently asked to share their expertise with organizations like IACLEA, the International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators.

For more information on the PSX Houston branch opening or the May Road Show event, please contact Alan Morris, or 800-562-3286.