Connected devices, customer demand and security firms’ thirst for more recurring revenue is broadening and deepening monitored services opportunities. Experts from select wholesale monitoring providers assess the marketplace and lend direction on how dealers can expand their RMR-generating portfolio.
By Erin Harrington · August 06, 2015
Vivint opens a new central station following Todd Pedersen’s appearance on the reality series, during which he experienced less than ideal conditions at an old facility.
SSI Staff · August 04, 2015
The Princeton Board of Selectmen recently discovered that fire and security alarms installed in town buildings, including the police station, are not being monitored by a central monitoring station.
SSI Staff · August 03, 2015
The Central Station Alarm Association (CSAA) honored Guardian Protection Services with the Central Station of the Year title for making a significant contribution to the betterment of the alarm industry.
SSI Staff · June 25, 2015
Brett Springall states the monitoring firm completed its dispatch request to authorities 34 seconds after receiving alarm signal from retirement complex.
SSI Staff · June 05, 2015
Authorities say a 911 call reveals that Security Central called for dispatch two hours after a fire started at the Marshall Square Retirement Community in Georgia.
SSI Staff · June 04, 2015
With more burglars hacking and jamming alarm systems, security dealers need to address this threat to ensure that the central station receives signals from wireless systems.
Kevin Lehan · May 04, 2015
Dynamark Security Centers has integrated Alarm.com’s Image Sensor to its central station software to offer video verification, and has partnered with Encore Controls to provide fire monitoring for all installations.
SSI Staff · March 04, 2015
The 4th annual CSAA Five Diamond Marketing MARVEL Awards is underway. Central stations that use their Five Diamond status in creative ways to market to customers are urged to submit their entries by April 20, 2015.
SSI Staff · January 22, 2015
Learn how central stations can aid in implementing best practices to standardize installations and maximize overall account value.
Kevin Lehan · November 17, 2014