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Rodney Bosch, Senior Editor

Although Bosch’s name is quite familiar to those in the security industry, his previous experience has been in daily newspaper journalism. Prior to joining SECURITY SALES & INTEGRATION in 2006, he spent 15 years with the Los Angeles Times, where he performed a wide assortment of editorial responsibilities, including feature and metro department assignments as well as content producing for latimes.com. Bosch is a graduate of California State University, Fresno with a degree in Mass Communication & Journalism. In 2007, he successfully completed the National Burglar and Fire Alarm Association’s National Training School coursework to become a Certified Level I Alarm Technician.

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Rodney Bosch's Latest Opinion Posts

Read: PSA to Amazon: Not Interested One Bit in Becoming Your Labor Force

PSA to Amazon: Not Interested One Bit in Becoming Your Labor Force

During ADAPT 2020, PSA CEO Bill Bozeman laid bare his disdain with Amazon’s idea that integrators could serve as the tech behemoth’s installation arm.

Read: Case of the Missing Yard Signs: Brinks Makes Good on Technician’s Disregard

Case of the Missing Yard Signs: Brinks Makes Good on Technician’s Disregard

A technician for a Brinks authorized dealer inexplicably jettisons a pair of yard signs at a customer’s residence, but all’s well that ends well.

Read: Why Employing More Women in Leadership Roles Drives Innovation

Why Employing More Women in Leadership Roles Drives Innovation

Research shows a statistically significant relationship between management diversity and innovation, as companies with higher levels of gender diversity achieve more revenue from new products and services.

Read: Are Mass Video Surveillance Privacy Concerns Easing Amid Virtues?

Are Mass Video Surveillance Privacy Concerns Easing Amid Virtues?

Our planet is essentially under surveillance around the clock with security cameras, satellites, drones and more. Privacy concerns are undeniable, but all those imaging technologies are having a positive effect too.

Read: Consider Cybersecurity Conferences to Identify Strategic Partners

Consider Cybersecurity Conferences to Identify Strategic Partners

For installing security contractors looking to add cybersecurity services to their portfolios, cyber conferences can be a great start.

Rodney Bosch's Latest Posts

Read: New $60M Funding Round Has Interface Security Systems in Growth Mode

New $60M Funding Round Has Interface Security Systems in Growth Mode

Interface CEO Michael Shaw explains why the managed security specialist is bullish on 2021 and well positioned to serve new business models.

Read: Getting a Read on Access Control in the New Year

Getting a Read on Access Control in the New Year

SSI checks in with stakeholders from the manufacturing, integration and market research segments to get an overall handle on the access control market, as well as ascertain where opportunities can be found in 2021.

Read: Security Industry Mourns the Loss of Bob Harris

Security Industry Mourns the Loss of Bob Harris

Harris, who succumbed to complications caused by COVID-19, was a deeply respected businessman and entrepreneur.

Read: Scope of Access Control Market Is Largely Misconstrued, Analyst Says

Scope of Access Control Market Is Largely Misconstrued, Analyst Says

During his Security Investor Conference keynote, Lee Odess described the access control market as “grossly underestimated” and shedding its cottage industry status.

Read: Imperial Capital’s John Mack Details State of M&A

Imperial Capital’s John Mack Details State of M&A

As one of the industry’s foremost banking and investment experts, Mack is uniquely situated to explain the state of M&A in the midst of COVID-19.

Read: Top 10 Cities Where Porch Pirates Most Often Strike

Top 10 Cities Where Porch Pirates Most Often Strike

Nearly 50% of Americans have experienced package theft in the past year, marking a 10% increase compared to 2019, according to a recent survey.

Read: Brinks Home Security Q3 Performance Crimped by COVID-19

Brinks Home Security Q3 Performance Crimped by COVID-19

During the quarter ended Sept. 30, the company added 17,111 customers, compared to 21,228 accounts for the same period in the prior year.

Read: Amazon’s Ring Recalls 2nd-Gen Video Doorbells for Fire Hazard

Amazon’s Ring Recalls 2nd-Gen Video Doorbells for Fire Hazard

The potential fire hazard impacts around 350,000 second generation Ring doorbells sold in the U.S. and roughly 8,700 more sold in Canada.

Read: Alarm.com CEO Reveals ADT Relationship Details During Q3 Call

Alarm.com CEO Reveals ADT Relationship Details During Q3 Call

Alarm.com has been in discussions with ADT to extend its collaboration since Google’s $450 million investment in Big Blue was first announced.

Read: Alarm.com Raises Outlook on Strong Q3 Performance

Alarm.com Raises Outlook on Strong Q3 Performance

Alarm.com said its third quarter SaaS and license revenue increased 17.9% year-over-year to $100.1 million.

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