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Effective September 28, 2012, the Company completed the spin-offs of The ADT Corporation ("ADT") and Pentair Ltd.
(formerly known as Tyco Flow Control International Ltd. The distributions, the Merger and related transactions are collectively referred to herein as the "2012 Separation".
Governmental customers, including federal, state and local governments, defense installations, mass transportation networks, public utilities and other government-affiliated entities and applications; and As discussed under "Competition" below, the markets in which we compete are generally highly fragmented.
We therefore compete with many other businesses in markets throughout the world, including other large global businesses, significant regional businesses and many smaller local businesses.
Effective March 17, 2009, the Company became a Swiss corporation under articles 620 et seq.
of the Swiss Code of Obligations (the "Change of Domicile").
On May 30, 2014, Tyco entered into a Merger Agreement ("Merger Agreement") with Tyco International plc, a newly-formed Irish public limited company and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tyco ("Tyco Ireland").
(Check one): Portions of the registrant's proxy statement filed within 120 days of the close of the registrant's fiscal year in connection with the registrant's 2015 annual general meeting of shareholders are incorporated by reference into Part III of this Form 10-K. (hereinafter referred to as "we," the "Company" or "Tyco") is a leading global provider of security products and services, fire detection and suppression products and services and life safety products. We hold market-leading positions in large, fragmented industries and we believe that we are well positioned to leverage our global footprint, deep industry experience, strong customer relationships and innovative technologies to expand our business in both developed and emerging markets.
Our broad portfolio of products and services, sold under well-known brands such as Tyco, Simplex Grinnell, Sensormatic, Wormald, Ansul, Simplex, Scott and ADT (in jurisdictions outside of North America) serve security, fire detection and suppression and life safety needs across commercial, industrial, retail, institutional and governmental markets, as well as non-U. We operate and report financial and operating information in the following three operating segments:designs, sells, installs, services and monitors electronic security systems and fire detection and suppression systems for commercial, industrial, retail, institutional and governmental customers in North America.
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