More security companies, such as Honeywell and ADT, are pondering DIY channels for their security and home automation systems.
Julie Jacobson · March 06, 2015
When approached properly, the do-it-yourself model has the potential to produce better numbers than traditional alarm business.
Peter Giacalone · March 06, 2015
The state’s alarm association tells its members a state senator has proposed two bills that could once again usher in monopolistic fire alarm monitoring by fire districts.
Rodney Bosch · February 27, 2015
During its Connect ’15 Press Summit at its Montreal headquarters in February, Genetec talked cloud, high-performance computing, 4K impact and more while recapping strong 2014 growth and looking ahead to endeavors such as its ‘Citywise’ campaign.
Arlen Schweiger · February 23, 2015
Security Sales & Integration Columnist Paul Boucherle discusses what the survival rate will look like for security systems integrators/dealers in the next 10 years.
Paul Boucherle · February 20, 2015
Mike Fleenor found the buyer in ASG Security he sought to continue growing Fleenor Security Systems and provide top-notch customer care.
Rodney Bosch · February 19, 2015
A home intruder forgot to log off of Facebook before he fled the scene. The homeowner was able to catch the criminal using the intruder's own social media account.
Ashley Willis · February 12, 2015
Learn how linking social media to the physical security information management (PSIM) environment and merging social networking with facial recognition capabilities can help improve security.
Bob Stockwell · February 12, 2015
Take a peek inside Xentry Systems Integration's $3.3 million project at Ohio State University's Wexner Medical Center’s new James Tower cancer hospital and research facility. The integrator installed a building-wide, integrated nurse-call/life-safety and paging system at the state-of-the-art facility.
Scott Goldfine · February 10, 2015
Jeff Kessler, a managing director at Imperial Capital, foresees troubled waters for those security providers that fail to transform their business models to include a home automation offering.
Rodney Bosch · February 09, 2015