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Security Central CEO Says Firm ‘Not Responsible For Any Delay’ in Deadly Elder Facility Fire

Brett Springall states the monitoring firm completed its dispatch request to authorities 34 seconds after receiving alarm signal from retirement complex.


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Monitor America, a new central monitoring station on the East Coast, hosted a sneak preview of its new facility during ISC East. Located in SecureWatch24’s new Fusion Centre facility in Moonachie, N.J., the 25,000-square-foot full-service central station features a 40-foot x 11-foot video display wall overlooking the 36-operator stadium style seating mission control room. November 28, 2012

Wholesale alarm monitoring company COPS Monitoring has purchased AlarmWATCH, a central station based here, for an undisclosed amount. November 27, 2012

If a central station fails to contact an alarm subscriber during a power outage, is the dealer liable or the monitoring center? Ken Kirschenbaum · November 26, 2012

A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by DICE Corp., a provider of central station automation platforms based here, claiming that its rival, Bold Technologies, had unlawfully accessed DICE’s proprietary software with the help of a former DICE engineer. October 30, 2012

Traditionally, the security industry looks to central stations as resource for attracting revenue. For the most part, if not for the central station monitoring centers, companies could not build the recurring monthly revenue (RMR) bases that they do. Peter Giacalone · September 30, 2012

Traditionally, the security industry looks to central stations as resource for attracting revenue. For the most part, if not for the central station monitoring centers, companies could not build the recurring monthly revenue (RMR) bases that they do. Peter Giacalone · September 30, 2012

How ASAP enhances alarm notification delivery. September 30, 2012

Technology and customer desires are conspiring to create a wealth of sales prospects for those offering central station monitoring solutions. The question is: Are you up for the challenges that cashing in entails? Learn about the hot trends and the view from the top. By Bob Dolph · September 30, 2012

Do you own the phone number programmed into the alarm dialers? You should. By Mark Matlock · September 03, 2012

In an effort to connect with dealers throughout the Texas region, COPS Monitoring has opened its fifth central station in Lewisville, Texas. August 19, 2012




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