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ADT Awards Firefighters $5K for Speedy Response to House Fire

ADT made the donation to the Hendersonville, Tenn., Fire Department for its efforts in saving a family's residence. ADT dispatched firefighters after receiving an alert from a monitored smoke alarm.


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ADT made the donation to the Hendersonville, Tenn., Fire Department for its efforts in saving a family's residence. ADT dispatched firefighters after receiving an alert from a monitored smoke alarm. SSI Staff · July 24, 2015

In an effort to reduce false alarms, the Salina (Kan.) City Commission has approved an ordinance that prevents the city’s police and fire departments from monitoring alarms. Alarm owners will now have to seek a third party to provide monitoring services. SSI Staff · July 13, 2015

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

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

Independent security consultant Peter Giacalone explains why integrators can charge more for RMR with confidence. Peter Giacalone · May 13, 2014

The November issue of SSI includes coverage of this year's CSAA Five Diamond Marketing Marvel award-winner, Metrodial Corp., as well as runner-up Engineered Protection Systems (EPS). As a bonus, executives from each company are featured in a pair of Under Surveillance blogs. Below in this second one, EPS Director of Business Development David Hood discusses how his company achieves marketing success, tips for other providers, and a look at general industry challenges and opportunities. Scott Goldfine · November 10, 2013

The November issue of SSI includes coverage of this year's CSAA Five Diamond Marketing Marvel award-winner, Metrodial Corp., as well as runner-up Engineered Protection Systems (EPS). As a bonus, executives from each company are featured in a pair of Under Surveillance blogs. Below in this first one, Metrodial Vice President Andew Lowitt discussed how his company achieves marketing success, tips for other providers, and a look at general industry challenges and opportunities. Scott Goldfine · November 03, 2013

The October issue of SSI features a guide to selecting a third-party central monitoring station in which nine providers are spotlighted. I conducted extensive interviews with executives from all of them, most of which could not be shoehorned into the print publication. In this exclusive bonus blog, COPS Monitoring President and COO Jim McMullen discusses alarm and dispatch management, regulatory issues and COPS' monitoring redundancy. Scott Goldfine · October 27, 2013

In this exclusive bonus blog, Rapid Response Monitoring Vice President of Operations Morgan Hertel discusses the importance of IT support, the economics of third-party monitoring and Rapid Response's core strengths. Scott Goldfine · October 24, 2013

The much anticipated Automated Security Alarm Protocol (ASAP) managed by the Central Station Alarm Association went live in April 2012 in Richmond, Va.  Bill Hobgood, an IT authority for the city of Richmond, discusses the progress of the ASAP program. By Rodney Bosch · October 23, 2013




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