Smart home company Vivint raised $100 million in its first-ever round of venture capital funding. Perhaps the biggest takeaway from the news is who was doing the investing: Peter Thiel and Mitt Romney.
Stephen Sellner · April 27, 2016
Vivint, a smart home technology provider, has selected Accelerize’s digital marketing software division CAKE to power its lead acquisition program. CAKE is a digital marketing SaaS solution.
SSI Staff · April 21, 2016
Video doorbells are taking the home security market by storm and figure to be a main theme at ISC West.
Julie Jacobson · March 30, 2016
Vivint CEO Todd Pedersen joins six others in the SSI Industry Hall of Fame Class of 2016.
SSI Staff · March 25, 2016
Along with positive financials, the smart home technology provider reported its attrition rate improved 30 basis points year over year.
SSI Staff · March 09, 2016
The company won two gold and two silver awards, which included Contact Center of the Year for the Technology Industries sector.
SSI Staff · March 08, 2016
Electronic security companies saw their stocks drop in 2015. SSI looked at the issue to find answers as to why the S&P 500 and Dow Jones were down this past year.
Rodney Bosch · February 02, 2016
Implementation of the Automated Secure Alarm Protocol continues to build across the nation. Recently, Boca Raton became the first connected PSAP in Florida.
SSI Staff · January 13, 2016
Billed as the first of its kind, Vivint Ping enables two-way talk with the ability to both call in and call out so families can easily connect and communicate.
SSI Staff · January 05, 2016
The Utah Jazz's arena has a new name: 'Vivint Smart Home Arena.' That'll be the name for the next 10 years, boosting visibility to professionally installed security and home automation.
Julie Jacobson · October 26, 2015