Scott Goldfine's Latest Posts

Read: From the Archives: 9/11 Hero Tells Tale of Losses, Lessons

From the Archives: 9/11 Hero Tells Tale of Losses, Lessons

In 2004, SSI spoke with ex-Chief Richard Picciotto, the last fireman to escape 9/11’s World Trade Center devastation, about how the electronic security industry could best aid firefighting efforts.

Read: The Big Picture for Biometrics: Applications, Limitations & Regulations

The Big Picture for Biometrics: Applications, Limitations & Regulations

From curtailing COVID-19 to cutting crime, five award-winners detail the promising technologies’ pressing and relevant issues.

Read: Why Do Security Dealers Turn to 3rd-Party Monitoring?

Why Do Security Dealers Turn to 3rd-Party Monitoring?

SSI Editor-in-Chief Scott Goldfine asks managers of the industry’s top wholesale central stations why two-thirds of the industry outsources their monitoring.

Read: ADT Ups the Alarm Management Ante With Signal Chat

ADT Ups the Alarm Management Ante With Signal Chat

ADT earned a TMA/SSI Monitoring Technology Marvel Award runner-up honor for its Signal Chat solution, an alternative method of burglar alarm notification.

Read: Roundtable: 3rd-Party Central Stations on Navigating COVID-19, Value-Add Offerings

Roundtable: 3rd-Party Central Stations on Navigating COVID-19, Value-Add Offerings

Wholesale monitoring executives and managers share how the pandemic has reaffirmed their commitment to delivering premium service to their dealer partners and more.

Read: How Affiliated Won the 2020 Monitoring Technology Marvel Award

How Affiliated Won the 2020 Monitoring Technology Marvel Award

The monitoring center has developed and implemented full-featured text messaging platforms for its alarm and PERS accounts that are improving response and user convenience.

Read: Rapid Response Leadership Talks Navigating COVID-19, New Tech Introductions

Rapid Response Leadership Talks Navigating COVID-19, New Tech Introductions

Rapid Response execs open up about the COVID-19 pandemic, developments within the business and hot monitoring opportunities.

Read: 2020 Monitoring Deep Dive: Trends, Opportunities & Challenges

2020 Monitoring Deep Dive: Trends, Opportunities & Challenges

SSI’s 2020 Monitoring Deep Dive surveys the monitoring landscape, revealing commercial RMR vs. residential, COVID-19 concerns and much more.

Read: COVID-19 Becomes Chief Challenge Among Industry’s ‘Best’ Companies

COVID-19 Becomes Chief Challenge Among Industry’s ‘Best’ Companies

2020 “Best of the Best” winners address critical challenges brought upon the security industry by COVID-19 and how they are dealing with them.

Read: SSI Large Installer of the Year: Vector Security Takes Another Victory Lap

SSI Large Installer of the Year: Vector Security Takes Another Victory Lap

No stranger to the winner’s circle, Vector Security has once again earned its stripes. Leaders of the 2020 SSI Installer of the Year explain how the company continues to outdo itself.

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