Prominently marketing itself as the anti-alarm industry solution, DIY home security systems provider SimpliSafe has quickly amassed a large customer base. However, an independent forensic analysis shoots holes in the company’s model, claims and technology.
Jeff Zwirn · November 01, 2016
An investigative news team surveyed incarcerated burglars to learn about their methods. Security cameras oftentimes prove to be a deterrent, the study found.
SSI Staff · November 01, 2016
The Residential Issue
November 01, 2016
With today’s technology advances, failing to combine video surveillance with intrusion detection systems is something akin to flying blind.
Al Colombo · October 27, 2016
ASAP delivers alarm notification information from central stations directly to public safety answering points via computer rather than by phone.
Steve Karantzoulidis · October 26, 2016
Customer service is the key factor in consumer satisfaction among home security companies.
Steve Karantzoulidis · October 20, 2016
Engineered Protection Systems (EPS) was named a Police Dispatch Quality (PDQ) Award runner-up for the third consecutive year. The company notched a dispatch rate of just .13 in the Grand Rapids jurisdiction.
Scott Goldfine · October 19, 2016
Discover the commitment and techniques that allowed Amherst Alarm to break the ice and capture its first Police Dispatch Quality (PDQ) Award.
Scott Goldfine · October 17, 2016
In 2014, DEFENDERS was recognized by ADT as its only Authorized Premier Provider.
SSI Staff · October 07, 2016
The Wink Hub 2 is the next generation of the company's original home automation hub, which users have connected to more than 1.7 million products.
SSI Staff · October 03, 2016