Cloud-based, or hosted, services are among several newer technologies leading security integrators out of the recession. SSI’s seventh annual Systems Integration Study shows renewed optimism amid rising returns paced by leading-edge offerings such as managed access control and high definition video. However, the data also details some lingering stagnation ...
By Scott Goldfine · April 03, 2011
A new survey reports that shoplifters and dishonest employees stole more than $6 billion from 25 major retailers in 2009 ...
August 31, 2010
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
Take a few minutes today to make your voice count by participating in SECURITY SALES & INTEGRATION's 2010 Installation Business Report (IBR) Survey. Participants who complete the survey will be entered in a drawing for a chance to win Apple's iPhone 4!
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