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Adam Bannister was Editor of IFSEC Global from 2014 through to November 2019. Adam is also a former Managing Editor at Dynamis Online Media Group.
September 19, 2018

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The Video Surveillance Report 2022


ACRE announces Vanderbilt-AlertEnterprise partnership

AlertEnterpriseACRE, the parent company of Vanderbilt and its subsidiaries, has announced a strategic partnership with AlertEnterprise to expand security systems functionality for large-scale enterprises and critical infrastructure organisations.

Used in conjunction with the Vanderbilt Security Management Solution (SMS), AlertEnterprise security convergence software will offer customers predictive analytics, compliance and advanced insider threat management capabilities.

AlertEnterprise software combats insider threats, fraud, theft, sabotage and acts of terrorism by addressing vulnerabilities and blended threats across IT, operational technology, physical access systems and industrial control systems. Its principal customers are in critical infrastructure sectors like utilities, oil and gas, airports, federal agencies, banking, pharmaceuticals and healthcare.

“Functional integration with ACRE and its brands accelerates our goal to provide enterprise-class physical identity and access management solutions to a broad, global market of technically discriminating clients,” said Jasvir Gill, founder and CEO, AlertEnterprise.


“This agreement enables ACRE and AlertEnterprise to cement global leadership in enterprise-class operational environments with advanced state-of-the-art IT-physical-OT security convergence protection.”

Said Ron Virden, COO of ACRE: “Partnering with AlertEnterprise also allows ACRE to offer corporations and critical infrastructure verticals a comprehensive approach to physical identity and access management across the enterprise.

“Our vision is to better predict threats and provide our customers, through meaningful collaboration, the ability to adopt cutting-edge technology that increases security, visibility and control.”

Founded in 2012, ACRE is a global leader in integrated technology solutions with more than 325 employees across more than 15 countries. Its Vanderbilt and ComNet brands deliver integrated security systems to thousands of customers around the world.

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