November 20, 2014

| By ESI

Smart Security Choices for Smart Buildings - Laconicly and Environmental Systems, Inc. (ESI) announce Strategic Partnership.

November 20, 2014. In an ongoing effort to provide secure and smart buildings, Laconicly and ESI are pleased to announce a strategic partnership. This new partnership combines ESI’s industry leading building automation and integration capabilities, Laconicly’s best of breed professional security services and Soteria Secure Configuration Management Software. Our approach involves pre-scanned reference standard Niagara configurations, scans and remediation of current Niagara building automation system installs, as well as full site audits and penetration testing services. Our clients can recognize an improved security posture with smart building technology deployments as well as gain transparency and audit capabilities.

As the world has become more connected, it has attracted the attention of criminals seeking to exploit gaps for their own gain. Reports of creative attempts and attacks are often seen in the news. Environmental Systems, Inc. (ESI) and Laconicly recognize that US commercial businesses are fighting these attacks from avenues beyond just IT.

“The combined resources from Laconicly and ESI give our clients an advantage in the dynamic security landscape at a more holistic level, allowing buildings to run better in a more secure environment,” according to Ron Vissers, ESI’s Director of Information Technology.

About Laconicly:

Laconicly is a professional services organization focused on cyber security for smart building technologies and industrial control systems. Laconicly’s team consists of experts with decades of cyber security expertise.  Coupled with Laconicly’s proprietary, Soteria Secure Configuration Certification software, Laconicly can offer unrivaled capabilities for managing cyber risk for all smart building technologies and industrial control systems.

About ESI:

ESI is a professional services firm focused on making buildings run better. With multi-faceted expertise and best-in-class technology, ESI enables customers to reduce costs, minimize energy consumption and maximize their return on investment.  For more information please visit www.thinkESI.com