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The function known as camera auto follow provides security personnel the ability to react to an alarm event while the subject is tracked hands-free by the video surveillance system. Applying this feature successfully requires understanding of multiple variables. By Eric Olsen · November 04, 2014

The emergence of alternative alarm transmission methods and introduction of new primary communication paths are expanding systems’ functionality and features. Gain a solid foundation in the basics of available options to make wise choices for customers’ safety and your business. SSI Staff · November 03, 2014

The Security Industry Alarm Coalition (SIAC) is the leading organization advocating for the industry, helping avert municipal or regulatory conflicts, and promoting security’s interests and value to first responders, the public and media. Find out SIAC’s efforts and impact extends far beyond alarm management. By Ron Walters · October 27, 2014

While the shift of alarm systems signal transmission to IP-based communications is a major transition for the industry, it actually represents a big step toward something even more significant. It is enabling access to “the cloud” and with it a whole new world of service possibilities. Central monitoring stations are at the heart of this new paradigm. By Hank Goldberg · October 23, 2014

Despite a high number of false alarms in the city, the Colorado Springs Police Department have modified the way officers respond to security alarms following the death of a newlywed couple who was shot in their home by an teen intruder. SSI Staff · October 21, 2014

Vanderbilt Industries acquires Siemens' Security Products business to boost its position in the European security systems market through a wider and more comprehensive range of products and solutions. Scott Goldfine · October 20, 2014

Honeywell reports strong organic sales and double-digit earnings growth during the 3rd quarter. The Automation and Control Solutions segment that includes the security and safety businesses did particularly well with a 9% sales increase (vs. 5% overall). Hence, Honeywell is raising its EPS projections 11%-12%. Scott Goldfine · October 17, 2014

Approximately 170 attendees took part in the annual PSA Convention as the organization celebrated its 40th anniversary. Scott Goldfine · October 16, 2014

What did Police Dispatch Quality (PDQ) Award finalist Engineered Protection Systems do to have an alarm dispatch rate of .18? Read more to find out! Scott Goldfine · October 15, 2014

Learn how Amherst Alarm got an alarm dispatch rate of .035 and what the firm is doing to keep false security alarms down. Scott Goldfine · October 15, 2014




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