July 12, 2011
SW24 Announces Video Management Contract With Cable Services Giant Mediacom
NEW YORK, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SW24, the New York City-based security services company, has announced a $250,000 sales contract with Mediacom, the seventh-largest cable television and communications services provider in the United States, for cameras and security services training to help protect 80 Mediacom locations in five states.
SW24 said this is only an initial contract and that plans call for additional protection of Mediacom sales, service, data centers and warehouse locations that may eventually include over 200 locations in 22 states in the next 12 months.
"With more than 20,000 cameras installed with its clients, it was clear that SW24 had the experience and expertise to assist Mediacom to help design a video surveillance system that met our need to monitor dozens of locations simultaneously," said Peter Lyons, Group Vice President, Information Technology.
SW24 said its services would include system design, hardware training and installation assistance to Mediacom. Three test sites are already running in Nogales, Arizona; Des Moines, Iowa and Middletown, New York at Mediacom facilities the company said.
"Mediacom serves over 1,500 communities across the country with state of the art communications services," said Lyons. "SW24 was the natural choice to meet our need for a technologically-advanced platform for managing physical security."
About SW24: SW24 is a recognized leader in technology- based security services. Offering a holistic security solution to its customers, SW24 specializes in property protection and management utilizing 24/7 enterprise class integrated video surveillance, wireless monitoring, access management and home intrusion prevention and detection systems. SW24 is known for its state-of-the- art security technologies and services platform. Its 21(st) century surveillance equipment is backed by SW24's proprietary software, allowing customers to view their cameras, manage their facilities, and execute their daily operations remotely. SW24 also offers its clients a wide range of additional services, including armed and unarmed guards, criminal and civil investigations and criminal event management. Headquartered in midtown Manhattan, SW24's team of professionals includes decorated veterans of the New York City Police and Fire Departments.
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