More by Jason Knott
Jason Knott · January 13, 2017 ·
If one of your clients' homes has an incident and you receive a 'claim letter' inquiry, you need to immediately contact your insurance company, preserve all records related to that account, limit what you provide to the client's insurer or lawyer, and don't try to explain what happened.
Jason Knott · January 05, 2017 ·
Alarm.com has announced plans to develop autonomous, video-enabled drones for smart home and business security that will use the company's new Insights Engine multi-sensor learning capability.
Jason Knott · December 19, 2016 ·
Melrose Industries and Nortek security and home automation groups get common leadership under Mike O'Neal after this past year's acquisition.
Jason Knott · November 11, 2016 ·
The A/V solutions distributor will move away from reliance on physical branch locations to centralized distribution centers, expanded field sales force with call centers, and web portal for purchasing.
Jason Knott · October 31, 2016 ·
A new bill would make all monitoring agreements with annual auto-renewal clauses revert to just month-to-month renewals upon expiration of initial term. Requires renewal clauses to be more conspicuous in contracts.
Jason Knott · October 03, 2016 ·
Starting June 1, 2017, installing security contractors must pay overtime to any worker earning less than $47,476 annually, more than double the previous threshold. NAHB lawsuit aims to stop the law from being enacted while pushing for a gradual increase in the limit.
Jason Knott · September 28, 2016 ·
There is nothing out of the ordinary tool-wise that integrators need to carry to install central vacuum systems.
Jason Knott · September 20, 2016 ·
Study from Houzz reveals that almost half of all home renovations include the addition of some form of smart-home technology, led by security systems.
Jason Knott · August 03, 2016 ·
Does your security system have a line of defense if an intruder gains access inside the home? The Art Guard might be what you're looking for.
Jason Knott · June 16, 2016 ·
It looks as though a new community in Orlando is making smart the standard when it comes to homes. The new community is bringing home automation to all of its homes.
Jason Knott · April 11, 2016 ·
Torrance, Calif.-based TrendNet uses ISC West to showcase its newest video surveillance and networking offerings.
Jason Knott · April 11, 2016 ·
Canon USA shows off its new ultra-low light network camera by capturing images in pitch black environment in booth demo at ISC West.
Jason Knott · April 08, 2016 ·
Honeywell showcases a slew of commercial fire, communications and video products including its Vindicator with Pro-Watch 4.2 security technology.
Jason Knott · March 23, 2016 ·
Nortek Security & Control has announced a full line of 2GIG IP video surveillance solutions, complete with indoor and outdoor mini dome camera and indoor Wi-Fi camera, as well as a network video recorder (NVR) for a range of new surveillance solutions for the security market.
Jason Knott · March 01, 2016 ·
Rather than run from the DIY market, Comtronics is embracing the future and adding DIY and MIY home security systems to its traditional business model. Its management says the decision is driving business it never had before.