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Smart-Home Devices Fuel Rising Residential Tide

Parks Associates lends expertise and the latest research to steer security professionals toward their best chances at success in offering smart-home devices.


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Vivint has partnered with Autism Speaks to provide smart home systems, which includes the Vivint SkyControl panel, to 16 families who have children with autism. SSI Staff · August 26, 2015

Consumer interest in the smart home decreased in the first half of 2015, according to IoT research firm Argus Insights. Are we out of home automation early adopters? By Grant Clauser · August 10, 2015

For the second year in a row, Icontrol Networks’ State of the Smart Home report finds consumers are predominantly interested in the security benefits of smart home technology. SSI Staff · June 24, 2015

Latest S-1 for Alarm.com, a leading smart home as a service (SHaaS) provider suggests valuation could exceed $670 million for the home automation industry's second public co. after Control4. Julie Jacobson · June 16, 2015

Lutron adds Apple home automation functionality to Caseta Wireless Smart Bridge with Apple Homekit, enabling Siri control over Lutron lights and shades. Jason Knott · June 03, 2015

The Vivint Doorbell Camera, a Wi-Fi enabled smart home product, uses video analytics technology to alert homeowners to approaching visitors with customized notifications to a mobile device. SSI Staff · May 20, 2015

Alarm.com Vice President of Marketing Jay Kenny discusses opportunities for security dealers to offer smart home services in this Q&A. SSI Staff · April 01, 2015

The annual conference hosted by Park Associates provided key insights from executives from energy providers, device manufacturers and technology companies. SSI Staff · February 20, 2015

The companies are working to connect Nest’s thermostat and smoke/carbon monoxide alarm with ADT’s Pulse system. SSI Staff · December 23, 2014

The market, which includes all video surveillance equipment sold through in-store and online retail channels, remains fairly evenly split between analog and network technologies. SSI Staff · December 18, 2014




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