Boston-based SimpliSafe, a DIY alarm company, has staged a full-on assault on the integrity of the electronic security industry, painting it as enemies. This has gone too far, says SSI Editor-in-Chief Scott Goldfine.
Scott Goldfine · August 04, 2016
Idesco earned the 2016 SSI Integrated Installation of the Year (single site solution) award for its 18-month security system installation of a 34-story residential hall at Pace University in New York.
Scott Goldfine · July 18, 2016
More and more content is going the 4K route. For security integrators, take this opportunity to showcase your knowledge on the technology to help make the sale.
By Robert Archer · June 29, 2016
Most people don't know just how dangerous carbon monoxide can be. Installing and monitoring CO detectors in a customer's home can be the difference between life and death.
Mark Matlock · June 14, 2016
While residents are taking full advantage of the rebate program for security cameras, the same cannot be said for businesses.
Stephen Sellner · May 23, 2016
In order to keep up with the latest mergers in the alarm industry, alarm contractors need to consider opting for third-party central stations to help cut down on costs and hassle.
Kevin Lehan · May 16, 2016
A home security study conducted by Parks Associates shows nearly 20% of U.S. broadband households plan to acquire a security camera in the next 12 months.
SSI Staff · April 14, 2016
Qolsys, a provider of residential security and smart home solutions, announced on Tuesday that its home security and smart home platform has been approved for distribution in the Alarm Capital Alliance (ACA) Dealer Program.
SSI Staff · March 15, 2016
Security dealers have an opportunity to appeal to customers by showcasing their knowledge of fire safety when installing alarms or other residential appliances.
Bob Dolph · February 16, 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