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
Here is just a sampling of third-party central stations that offer a wide variety of monitoring services to help independent security dealers and integrators generate recurring monthly revenue.
SSI Staff · October 14, 2014
Executives from third-party central monitoring stations assess the marketplace and shed light on how dealers can increase their overall recurring revenue offerings in commercial and residential markets.
Rodney Bosch · October 13, 2014
Since launching its second monitoring center in Scottsdale, Ariz., in 2004, COPS Monitoring has opened redundant facilities in Florida, Tennessee, Texas and Maryland.
SSI Staff · September 22, 2014
Monitoring company Security Partners will now be a component of PSA Business Solutions, a member program of PSA Security Network.
SSI Staff · August 28, 2014
By joining the Automated Secure Alarm Protocol (ASAP), Protection 1 joins a list of monitoring stations seeking to increase efficiency and reliability of emergency electronic signals to PSAPs.
SSI Staff · August 20, 2014
Engineered Protection Systems (EPS) was honored for promoting its CSAA Five Diamond status to gain a competitive edge in the marketplace during the 2014 Electronic Security Expo (ESX).
Ashley Willis · June 24, 2014
Advances in central station software are allowing installing security contractors to expand their traditional service portfolio to include network device monitoring. Learn how forming key technology partnerships can open the door to hosting IT-related services.
Peter Giacalone · May 01, 2014
Learn the benefits of the Automated Secure Alarm Protocol (ASAP) program.
SSI Staff · April 28, 2014
Entries for the third annual CSAA Five Diamond Marketing Marvel Awards are due on April 25.
SSI Staff · April 11, 2014