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Industry veteran Mitchell Klein arrives with more than 20 years of leadership in the CE and smart home channels. SSI Staff · September 03, 2015

The big box retailer says membership is important for its plans to offer an even more expansive array of smart home products. SSI Staff · September 03, 2015

The owner of Quantum Integration puts his oceanfront residence, chockablock with connected technologies, up for sale. SSI Staff · August 28, 2015

Consumer interest in the smart home decreased in the first half of 2015, according to IoT research firm Argus Insights. Are we out of home automation early adopters? By Grant Clauser · August 10, 2015

Backed by former ADT president Mike Snyder, Abode is UL-compliant security system with pay-as-you-go monitoring; gateway features ZigBee, Z-Wave, IP for home automation; platform ideal for both DIYs and pros. Julie Jacobson · August 06, 2015

Previously, consumers could buy a smart security base package for $39.99 per month and add a la carte services. SSI Staff · August 05, 2015

Security Sales & Integration "Monitoring Matters" columnist Peter Giacalone explains to security systems integrators that they're in the lifestyle business, not the technology business. Peter Giacalone · July 10, 2015

The Minnesota-based installing security contractor will leverage DMP products to offer its clientele the latest in Web-enabled and mobile technologies and services. SSI Staff · July 07, 2015

Icontrol Networks has announced that its security and home automation platform, Icontrol One, will now support Interlogix’s Simon XT/XTi line of security panels. Julie Jacobson · June 30, 2015

For the second year in a row, Icontrol Networks’ State of the Smart Home report finds consumers are predominantly interested in the security benefits of smart home technology. SSI Staff · June 24, 2015




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