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
In the second round of 2016 predictions for the security industry, pros expect higher revenues, particularly in video surveillance, and increased opportunities with the Internet of Things (IoT).
Scott Goldfine · December 16, 2015
State Farm Insurance and home security startup Canary made their first stop on their "Protect the Protectors" campaign, donating more than 400 home-monitoring devices to Allentown, Pa.
SSI Staff · December 15, 2015
A panel of 12 security integrators expect higher quality video surveillance, more cloud-based services and many more technology innovations in 2016.
SSI Staff · December 14, 2015
Axis Communications earned top prize in the Awesome Application Awards Video Surveillance category for the installation of its IP security cameras in the Butler Institute of American Art to better protect the museum's artwork.
SSI Staff · December 11, 2015
This 38th annual special edition is packed with original SSI research and resources to help electronic security contractors succeed throughout the year.
December 03, 2015
SSI breaks down the top 30 technology innovations of the year. See which products made the cut.
By Scott Goldfine, Paul Boucherle and Bob Dolph · December 01, 2015
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