For the second consecutive year, Sonitrol-Kimberlite's central alarm monitoring station set the record for assists in law enforcement apprehensions. The company says its advantage is its operators assessing disturbances before alarm systems are triggered.
SSI Staff · January 21, 2016
Genetec's Federation-as-a-Service centralized the video monitoring of the 2015 Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles. The FaaS helped the LAPD connect to more than 400 video surveillance cameras.
SSI Staff · January 14, 2016
More retail stores are looking to add security measures for loss prevention. But security integrators need to do their due diligence on the specific needs of the store when assessing security solutions.
By Erin Harrington · January 13, 2016
SSI Editor-In-Chief Scott Goldfine counts down the key security trends that emerged in 2015 and are likely to carry over into 2016.
Scott Goldfine · January 07, 2016
Most agree that video surveillance technology will continue to improve in 2016 while access control applications could experience a major shift. Check out all the predictions for the new year.
Scott Goldfine · January 06, 2016
Panasonic announced on Tuesday at CES 2016 a collaboration with Honeywell to integrate select Honeywell thermostats into Panasonic's DIY home monitoring system.
SSI Staff · January 06, 2016
RMR is the foundation all successful alarm companies are built on. Find out how maintenance & service contracts can be another source to increase RMR.
By Al Colombo · December 29, 2015
Hundreds of crimes have been solved thanks to the Metro’s central command center for all video surveillance footage.
SSI Staff · December 28, 2015
SSI asked eight security professionals for their industry predictions for the upcoming year.
Scott Goldfine · December 23, 2015
Improper connection can render a video surveillance system ineffective. Here are techniques to optimize the connection between security cameras and command centers.
By Itzik Ben-Bassat · December 17, 2015