Las Vegas, NV, April 5, 2006 - Tyco Fire & Security announced today that it is working with Microsoft to develop a software platform from which essential business and security applications can be created and integrated. Based on Microsoft .NET technologies, the Tyco Fire & Security Software House solution will deliver a more secure and complete solution to customers across the globe.
â€œWeâ€™ve been working with Microsoft for several years, and weâ€™re pleased that our shared objectives of higher security and business productivity have brought us together to create this powerful platform on Microsoft .NET,â€ said Don Lyman, Vice President of Tyco Fire & Securityâ€™s Access Control and Video Systems.
Tyco Fire & Securityâ€™s Software House research and development group is developing the application integration platform, based on Microsoft .NET technologies, to allow customers to use industry-standard tools to develop or link other applications more easily, and more powerfully, than ever before.
â€œThis unique platform will allow us to present the most advanced security solution on the market, while maintaining compatibility with our broad base of legacy systems installed around the world,â€ added Lyman.
â€œWorking with Tyco Fire & Security and the Software House developers, we have seen the high level of experience and skill that has designated them a Microsoft Certified Partner,â€ said Tim Oâ€™Brien, group manager, Platform Strategy Group, Microsoft Corp. â€œWe are excited to see Tyco Fire & Security committed to building cutting-edge, secure applications on Microsoft .NET-based technologies.â€
Tyco Fire & Security will showcase its new CÂ·CURE 800 badging module during ISC West in Las Vegas at booth 24011.