McKenney's, InsideIQ and Cylance Join Forces to Promote ICS Security Services for Buildings

McKenney's, InsideIQ and Cylance Join Forces to Promote ICS Security Services for Buildings

Online PR News – 06-August-2013 – Atlanta, Georgia – The InsideIQ Building Automation Alliance, an international group of independent building automation contractors, has joined forces with Cylance, Inc., a global leader in cybersecurity technology and services. This partnership makes it possible for InsideIQ member firms to provide their customers that use Industrial Control Systems (ICS) and Building Automation Systems (BAS) with security assessments, incident response and best practices in cybersecurity services.
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As a leading building automation and security company, McKenney’s took the initiative, and also recently joined forces with Cylance, to ensure its customers have the deepest expertise at their disposal to ensure their facilities are protected.

According to Mark Balent, president of the InsideIQ Building Automation Alliance, “Long time InsideIQ member McKenney's, Inc. of Atlanta partnered with Cylance to bring to market an advanced understanding of physical, social and cyber threats to buildings and campus facilities.” The Cylance cybersecurity solution ensures that essentially all elements of a building—from automated ID cards to doors, lights, thermostats, HVAC and elevators—will be protected. Through the collaboration of the InsideIQ Alliance, our member firms will be able to make this offering available to customers across the country.”

About McKenney’s
McKenney’s is the Southeast’s most trusted name in facility construction, operation and maintenance. For more than six decades, our proven approach has ensured high-quality, energy efficient solutions at every stage of a building—Design, Build, Manage and Maintain. McKenney’s offers expertise in HVAC, process piping, plumbing, building automation and control systems, and facility asset software services as well as complete building mechanical and plumbing service and maintenance. Our in-house engineering, fabrication, installation and commissioning resources ensure cost-effective delivery of the highest quality solutions. For more information, please visit

About InsideIQ
InsideIQ Building Automation Alliance is an organization comprised of 49 independent commercial building and facility automation companies representing common automation and security system platforms. Members specialize in the design and implementation of facilities and process control systems, systems integration, enterprise security systems, facilities maintenance services, energy services, and the representation of other value-added products and services. InsideIQ is the largest independent organization of its kind. Member companies provide consistent applications, coordination, and support for commercial facility owners across North America, Canada and parts of Europe. More information is available online at

About Cylance
Cylance, Inc. is a global provider of cybersecurity products and services that’s changing the way companies, governments and end users proactively solve the world’s most difficult security problems. Through a holistic security process called Presponse™, Cylance couples the understanding of a hacker’s mentality with algorithmic intelligence and technology to be truly predictive and preventive against advanced threats. Powered by a global user community and an elite team of security experts, Cylance is solving very large and complex problems simply and elegantly. For more information, visit

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