By the middle of this year, owners of Lowe's Iris home automation system will be able to buy professional monitoring, including dispatching of first responders in case of emergency.
SSI Staff · January 05, 2016
The newly adopted legislation affects smoke-detecting alarms sold beginning Jan. 1, 2017.
SSI Staff · January 04, 2016
A dozen family members escaped potential catastrophe after a monitored carbon monoxide detector led to police dispatch.
SSI Staff · December 23, 2015
The deadline to enter SSI’s Most Valuable Products (MVP) program is Feb. 10, 2016.
SSI Staff · December 22, 2015
Officials say the county’s security assessment in the wake of the Dec. 2 shootings is a redoubling of its ongoing efforts to continually re-examine employee and public safety at its facilities.
SSI Staff · December 14, 2015
announced the winners of the inaugural Awesome Application Awards back in September. Next week, SSI
will feature each of the five winning projects.
SSI Staff · December 11, 2015
Regroup is the winner of the Awesome Application Awards in the Fire/Life Safety category thanks to its worth in optimizing the mass messaging system at North Orange County Community College District in California.
SSI Staff · December 10, 2015
The energy company announced it will deploy the devices in dozens of homes to test the effectiveness of alerting households to natural gas leaks.
SSI Staff · December 07, 2015
SSI breaks down the top 30 technology innovations of the year. See which products made the cut.
By Scott Goldfine, Paul Boucherle and Bob Dolph · December 01, 2015
The DIY Home Automation market is expected to reach $21.3 billion by 2020 at a CAGR of 37.9% between 2015 and 2020, according to a new market research report. An increasing desire of the consumer for convenience connectivity, safety & security and the low cost of DIY systems are the major drivers for the market.
SSI Staff · November 23, 2015