Security dealers will lose more than 50% of their current market share on the home automation industry as telcos, cable companies and retailers gain strength, according to a new report from ABI Research.
By Jason Knott · March 19, 2014
The city of Champaign will update its alarm ordinance after police reported to spending more than $100,000 when responding to 2,536 false alarms.
SSI Staff · March 12, 2014
In settling with Lutron on three patent-infringement claims, home automation giant Crestron will pay royalties on past and future sales of Infinet lighting controls.
By Julie Jacobson · March 11, 2014
United Central Control researched for two years before deploying Secure Global Solutions' Stages monitoring software.
SSI Staff · March 07, 2014
For the second consecutive year, Monitronics earned the Bronze Stevie Award for Contact Center of the Year. The firm also took home an accolade in the Front-Line Customer Service Team of the Year category.
SSI Staff · February 26, 2014
Nominations are being accepted for the ninth annual Police Dispatch Quality (PDQ) Award program.
February 18, 2014
Verizon Home Monitoring and Control, a $10/month home automation and security offering for DIYs, has been discontinued; platform partner 4Home by Motorola is gone.
By Julie Jacobson · February 10, 2014
Since 1964, Sonitrol’s alarm verification technology has helped to maximize the efficiency of local law enforcement agencies’ time and resources.
Bob Dolph · February 04, 2014
The combination of Honeywell VISTA home security panels and Savant Systems home automation technology will allow electronic security contractors to increase revenue.
January 28, 2014
COPS Monitoring has added full IP, GSM and GPRS monitoring for Paradox security panels with full Control4 compatibility.
January 28, 2014