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Red Five and Vidsys, Security Industry Leaders, Announce Strategic Partnership  

McLean, Va. (January 10, 2018) – Red Five, an internationally recognized, private security and management consulting company, and Vidsys, the global leader in Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) and Converged Security and Information Management (CSIM) software, today announced a partnership designed to focus on providing leading-edge security solutions for private clients and families, family offices and Fortune 100 corporations. The offerings will converge physical security plans and execution with an enhanced level of cybersecurity and information technology management.

The partnership provides Red Five’s client base with a rounded approach to security solutions and the ability to rapidly collect, analyze, verify, resolve and track information over a large geographic footprint into a single-user interface for enhanced situational awareness and situation management. Vidsys allows companies to perform software integrations with video, sensor, IoT device and social media data through a custom API-enabled platform. Current Vidsys clients will also benefit from Red Five solutions and consulting services through anticipating, preparing for and managing changes that impact organizational security.

“We’re thrilled to announce this strategic partnership with Red Five,” said James I. Chong, CEO of Vidsys. “By working closer with Red Five, we’ll jointly be able to provide a robust customer-centric solution that is based on integrating people, process, and technology to some of the highest net-worth clients and executives, globally.”

“Working with Vidsys allows us to enhance our client solutions and offer holistic, real-time management of how an entire security plan is implemented,” commented Kris Coleman, President/CEO of Red Five. “Both companies bring exceptional value to key clients and function as force multipliers for existing resources.”


About Red Five

Red Five is a security and management consulting company comprised of former CIA, FBI, U.S. Secret Service, U.S. Military security professionals and experienced system designers. It has a robust past performance supporting corporate executives, U.S. government officials, diplomats and other high net-worth individuals and families with expert consulting and protection services. Red Five is committed to providing holistic, proactive, and cost-effective solutions to critical security challenges and performing targeted assessments with discretion and high ethical standards. The company supports projects in the U.S., Europe, Asia, and the Caribbean from offices in Washington D.C. and Palo Alto, CA. For more information about Red Five, visit

About Vidsys

Headquartered in Vienna, Virginia, USA, Vidsys provides transformational Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) and Converged Security and Information Management (CSIM) software platform that has been adopted by some of the world’s leading brands and technology partners within key verticals, including Transportation, Energy, Utility, Healthcare, and Government. Vidsys software has obtained highest levels of information security and assurance from both top-tier global corporations and the US federal government.

Vidsys is hardware, protocol, and device agnostic, and offers bi-directional, browser-based platform with industry-specific features and functions that allows sensors, devices, systems, subsystems, and services to be interconnected via open architecture APIs and SDKs.  The platform collects, correlates and converts vast amounts of data into meaningful and actionable information, based on the organization’s risk policy, standards and compliance requirements.  By leveraging mobile and web-based technology, the software can be rapidly deployed and provides real-time situational awareness and information management capabilities. For more info, please visit


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