MDI To Acquire Advanced Security Link

MDI has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held Advanced Security Link (ASL) of Costa Mesa, CA. ASL technology will integrate with MDI's SAFEnet open architecture platform to provide the ultimate in flexibility, scalability and data-driven security. By combining MDI's experience in securing classified facilities with ASL's 16 years of video transmission and management innovation, MDI is able to deliver proven solutions to its clients.

Founded in 1991 by CEO Mitchell Phan, ASL was the first in the industry to accomplish remote video transmission over standard telephone lines. ASL products are installed and successfully operating in over 20,000 sites worldwide.

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