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TECH DAY – South Houston

May 5, 2022

If you missed the TECH Day in North Houston, don’t miss the last chance to participate in a 2022 Houston TECH DAY. Technology days, or TECH days, are specifically designed… READ MORE

TECH DAYS 2022

May 5, 2022

Security Industry Adventurers Are there questions that you have about your security devices that you’d love to pick the manufacturer’s brains about? Are there new technologies coming out that you want… READ MORE

Pref-Tech Executes DIR-CPO-4742 Contract with Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR)

February 9, 2021

Qualified DIR purchasers can take advantage of a large selection of pre-competed, highly-discounted products and services related to Surveillance, Security and Monitoring Technical Services through our new DIR-CPO-4742 cooperative purchasing… READ MORE

SecurityInformed.com Profiles Pref-Tech

June 25, 2019

Security Informed profiles Pref-Tech’s expert security integration capabilities. Leading systems integrators continue to embrace new technology and add a range of services focusing on IT, connectivity and integration. The trend… READ MORE

Pref-Tech’s Approach to the Gig Economy

March 15, 2019

Security Info Watch profiles how Pref-Tech’s approach of focusing on in-house employees before seeking outside contractors allows them to deliver quality and craftsmanship to customers. Everybody’s talking about the gig… READ MORE

Pref-Tech Updates Security System For Travis County’s Sprawling Campus

March 1, 2019

Security Today highlights how Pref-Tech successfully migrated Travis County from an outdated network to a streamlined, efficient system. For the County of Travis in Austin, Texas, research, dedication and the… READ MORE

Pref-Tech Assists with Hurricane Harvey Recovery Efforts

September 7, 2017

SDM Magazine highlights how Pref-Tech responded during the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Certain industries seem to attract people who are naturally dedicated to serving and protecting others. In my time… READ MORE

The Pref-Tech Truck

March 1, 2017

The Pref-Tech truck represents very well who we are. We are company that values professionalism, craftsmanship, and service. This video gives the message much better than I!

Genetec Honors Pref-Tech at Connect ’17

February 8, 2017

          Grady Jett, VP of Sales, accepted the Development Excellence and Regional Partner of the Year – North America – Central awards on the behalf of… READ MORE

Pref-Tech Expands to Austin

February 6, 2017

Pref-Tech opens second facility Company will use new facility as ‘template’ for future expansion by: Spencer Ives Wednesday, January 18, 2017   HOUSTON—Preferred Technologies, an integrator based here that does network… READ MORE

Well Done, Cookie Goolsby

February 6, 2017

And when our work is done, Our course on earth is run, May it be said, “Well done; Be thou at peace.”    –West Point Alma Mater With great sadness,… READ MORE

Pref-Tech deploys Siklu to Support Super Bowl Live

February 3, 2017

Pref-Tech is honored to be a part of a wonderful team of product manufacturers and service providers that delivered a cutting-edge, highly-functional video surveillance system that is helping the Houston… READ MORE

Pref-Tech Helps City Of Houston With Security Integration For Super Bowl Live

February 3, 2017

The Houston Chronicle profiles Pref-Tech’s installation of security cameras for Super Bowl Live. Houston police and private partners swiftly set up a cutting-edge surveillance system in and around the area… READ MORE

PSA Features Pref-Tech

January 31, 2017

PSA Security Network features an integrator on their blog each month.  We are honored that PSA chose to feature Pref-Tech this month.  Here is a quick summary of the PSA… READ MORE

The Watering Hole: An Image about Attracting and Retaining Talent

January 19, 2017

Terry King, who leads the Pref-Tech family in Austin, and I both participate in Vistage to further ourselves as leaders in life and business.  Terry had his monthly meeting yesterday.  Their… READ MORE

Leadership Lessons from the Beatitudes

January 17, 2017

Whether or not you believe He is your savior, you cannot question the leadership of Jesus. The size of His following, the depth of His followers’ conviction, and the duration… READ MORE

Cargo Marine Terminal in Texas Fortifies its Security Perimeter with Genetec Security Center Unified Platform

November 6, 2016

Private Marine Terminal in Houston, Texas, Blends Security Center with Identification Credentials and Thermal Cameras for Strict Perimeter Security at Gates, Docks and Railways Manchester Terminal, a private marine terminal… READ MORE

Pref-Tech Secures Contract for New Montgomery ISD Schools

April 21, 2016

Preferred Technologies LLC has been awarded contracts with Drymalla Construction, the construction manager at risk, to complete Division 27 (Telecommunications and Audio Visual Systems) and Division 28 (Video Management System,… READ MORE

Pref-Tech Designs Unified Security Platform

August 3, 2015

  SDM Magazine features Pref-Tech’s custom-built security solution capable of hosting all integrated system information on a single interface. Systems integrator Preferred Technologies Inc., Houston, has integrated the intelligent networking… READ MORE

Preferred Technologies to Install Oncam Grandeye Cameras for Houston Airport System

November 2, 2014

Security Sales and Integration profile’s Pref-Tech’s installation of OnCam Grandeye Evolution 360 cameras at Bush and Hobby Airports in Houston, TX. View the original article here. HOUSTON — The Houston… READ MORE

North American Non-Profit Hindu Organization BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha(r) Installs Genetec Security Solutions to Protect its Numerous Houses of Worship

March 6, 2014

BAPS is a non-profit, socio-spiritual Hindu organization that provides guidance and inspiration to people to lead more enriched lives, morally, culturally and spiritually, through youth activities and educational opportunities; precipitating… READ MORE