SSI’s sixth Commercial End-User Study shows the recession’s impact is continuing to escalate for security directors/managers. Nearly seven in 10 say tight budgets are a problem, and those who plan to soon increase security is on the wane. However, interest levels remain high for security systems and many newer technologies.
August 31, 2010
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August 24, 2010
Central Station Alarm Association (CSAA) has released results from its first Security Trends survey, which aims to identify and measure the monitoring/installation industry's revenues, profits and attrition rates on a monthly basis.
August 05, 2010
A year ago, SSI’s inaugural Operations & Opportunities Report (OOR) exposed the best ideas installing security company managers had for slashing costs and elevating profits. Since then, that guile has translated into an 11-percentage-point rise in gross margin. Now, the 2010 OOR delivers more incisive business intelligence ...
By Scott Goldfine · August 04, 2010
Congratulations are in order for four individuals who will each receive a $100 gift card for their participation in SECURITY SALES & INTEGRATION’s 2010 Readership Survey ...
July 08, 2010
More than 50 percent of the survey respondents indicated that in three years time, more than 25 percent of cameras installed will be network cameras.
April 18, 2010
To demonstrate the level of industry’s understanding and adoption of enterprise security risk management (ESRM), the CSO Roundtable...
April 06, 2010
Disparate types of fire protection equipment that aren't compatible are a significant problem for North American colleges, hospitals and schools, according to the 2009 Campus Safety Fire Survey results, which were released today.
January 05, 2010
Security contractors are relying on the reach and cost effectiveness of online communications more than ever to win over new prospects and keep existing clientele engaged. SSI’s latest research also finds companies are compensating for economic shortfalls by allocating more of their operating budgets to sales and marketing.
By Scott Goldfine · December 31, 2009
With shoplifting and related crimes on the rise, merchants of all sizes are leveraging anti-theft technologies to mitigate their losses. The uniqueness of the retail space can be demanding, but installing security contractors with the right stuff can reap rewards.
December 31, 2009