Aimetis Acquired by Magal S3 / Senstar

Author: Brian Karas, Published on Apr 01, 2016

Aimetis, a VMS company based out of Waterloo, Canada has been acquired by a division of Israeli company Magal S3.

We look at the low acquisition price and impact of this deal.

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