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Security, automation firms Twenty20 Solutions, Skyhawk to merge

Aug. 18, 2021
Skyhawk's managed offerings includes IP camera systems, access control systems and remote video monitoring and surveillance services, structured cabling, internet service, VoIP phone service, managed IT services, and more.

Twenty20 Solutions, a provider of security and automation services for critical infrastructure and remote environments, announced that it has merged with Skyhawk, a diversified on-grid technology provider offering a range of solutions in the security, managed services and surveillance markets.

The partners say the combination of the two companies delivers a comprehensive platform for customers' on-grid and off-grid security and access requirements across industries, including utilities, oil and gas, agriculture, education, and healthcare.

Twenty20 Solutions is known as a global provider of automation and security technology, smart surveillance, monitoring and access control solutions for off-grid environments. The firm says it offers a full suite of AI and video analytics technologies, including object detection, facial recognition, license plate recognition, cargo tracking, thermal radar detection and more.

"Together Twenty20 Solutions and Skyhawk offer the industry's most powerful technology platform enabled by artificial intelligence, leading-edge software solutions and business intelligence," said Dan Vertachnik, CEO of Twenty20 Solutions. "Our platform gives customers immediate insight into their operations for real-time detection and response. This merger allows clients to partner with one provider for a complete end-to-end smart security and automation solution for both their corporate offices and buildings, as well as their remote operations and facilities."

Skyhawk is a diversified technology and security company whose full suite of managed offerings includes IP camera systems, access control systems and remote video monitoring and surveillance services, structured cabling, internet service, VOIP phone service, managed IT services, hosted exchange products and offsite backup.

"This is a fantastic opportunity to continue our growth in the security and managed services space," said Brett Lofton, founder of Skyhawk. "We now have additional tools to help customers protect their critical operations including powerful monitoring capabilities. Clients can choose to self-monitor their sites with alerts and real-time reporting or choose manned monitoring with Twenty20's network monitoring center."

As a combined company, Twenty20 Solutions and Skyhawk will offer all-in-one security solutions for on-grid and off-grid environments - including equipment, service, monitoring and support - while delivering unparalleled service to customers, the companies say. The headquarters of the combined companies will be Twenty20 Solutions' corporate office in Irving, TX, with offices in Baton Rouge, LA, Houston, TX, Midland, TX and Bakersfield, CA.

For more information, visit www.twenty20solutions.com and www.goskyhawk.com.

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