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Learn more about wireless access control systems, including which situations call for them and accounts from various security professionals on how wireless locking systems optimize the practicality of their security solutions. By Scott Lindley · March 14, 2016

Surveillance video of a group of burglars running out of a house after the home security alarm sounded leads off this week's edition of Surveillance Videos of the Week. Other videos include a business featured on ABC's show "Shark Tank" targeted by a thief and a man stealing a running car out of a woman's driveway. Stephen Sellner · March 11, 2016

Advancements in low-light video surveillance have changed the game when it comes to producing clear, usable images of intruders, burglars and others. As the camera technology continues to improve, so do the applications for security dealers and even national security. By Al Colombo · March 09, 2016

Casinos provide ample opportunities for security integrators that are willing to learn the intricacies of working in this unique market niche. Surveillance Systems Inc. President Todd Flowers, one of the vertical's leading security integrators, provides insights on how to succeed in the gaming space. By Erin Harrington · March 07, 2016

The dialogue between the salesperson and the prospect should illuminate when the time is right to seal the deal. Rodney Bosch · March 07, 2016

Some alarm contractors might assume their insurance policies will cover them in the event of a claim filed against them. But when installing security systems for certain types of businesses, insurance might not be there for you, leaving you to self-fund your legal defense. By Jeffrey D. Zwirn · March 07, 2016

Check out the latest moments captured on video surveillance, including a woman who survived a tornado thanks to a miracle, a man suffering a heart attack saved by EMS, and so much more. Stephen Sellner · March 04, 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. Jason Knott · March 01, 2016

Transitioning away from the "open platform company" concept, Milestone Systems used MIPS 2016 to explain to its integrator and vendor partners a new go-to-market philosophy based on an "open platform community." Rodney Bosch · March 01, 2016

Check out this week's best uses of video surveillance, including security camera footage of a man saving his young son from an oncoming car. SSI Staff · February 26, 2016


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