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
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
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
The Rex Plus II, an electronic watchdog alarm, provides intrusion defense for homes without owning a real dog.
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
The future is here — drones can optimize video surveillance system applications. The only question that remains: Is the security industry ready for the technology?
By John Minor · December 09, 2015
Alarm dealers regularly encounter the ethical dilemma of upselling home security systems. Where is the line drawn between fair and foul?
By Al Colombo · December 07, 2015