When Colorado legalized marijuana, new business potential was born. Perhaps an underrated business category was securing the cannabis dispensaries and cultivation centers. Security Grade Protective Services uses video surveillance systems with high-end megapixel cameras and a central station facility to monitor the cannabis.
Jason Knott · November 24, 2015
Homeowers and business owners here are experiencing the benefits of video surveillance on their property, leading to arrests of people suspected of intruding and stealing.
SSI Staff · November 24, 2015
A new Parks Associates report finds smart home offerings have helped revitalize the residential security industry, as the number of households with monitored security rose over 15% in the past two calendar years.
SSI Staff · November 23, 2015
Are your customers worried their current alarm system only detects and reports? Consider these additions to their security system in order to better protect their business or home.
Bob Dolph · November 20, 2015
Shiver Security Systems announced the grand opening of its new headquarters in Springboro, Ohio. Shiver’s services include sales and design as well as installation, support and monitoring. Products include systems for audio intrusion detection, access control, CCTV, fire detection, monitoring and more.
SSI Staff · November 17, 2015
Samsung Techwin America, a video surveillance technology company, announced on Monday the appointment of Richard Simone as the company's vice president of sales and marketing. He will be responsible for driving the company's growth in the consumer video monitoring and security industry.
SSI Staff · November 16, 2015
LILIN Americas introduces its first panoramic IP video surveillance camera specifically designed for trains, buses, emergency vehicles and other moving stock applications. The camera is a video solution used to help monitor and deter crime, vandalism or terrorism on public transportation systems.
SSI Staff · November 12, 2015
SSI and Parks Associates' survey tells the story of how security dealers can emerge on top in the ever-growing smart home industry.
By Tricia Parks · November 11, 2015
How much the new monitor-it-yourself (MIY) security system paradigm will affect the current model is a big question for the security industry. But a bigger question for the entire population is: How will MIY security systems affect police response to alarm events?
Julie Jacobson · November 10, 2015
When taking over an existing account, there are things alarm installers need to be mindful of about the existing system. Alarm expert Jeffrey D. Zwirn explains the importance of testing the system to prevent the company from being held liable for any emergency that the system does not properly respond to.
By Jeffrey D. Zwirn · November 10, 2015