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Read: Inside the NFPA’s Proposed Standard for Remote Inspections

Inside the NFPA’s Proposed Standard for Remote Inspections

NFPA 915 Standard for Remote Testing will “provide minimum requirements for remote inspections to deliver an equivalent or improved result as that which would be obtained with other inspection methods.”

Read: Big Idea of the Month: Use Resources That Are Available to You

Big Idea of the Month: Use Resources That Are Available to You

Independent Alarm’s Jamie Kurth explains why when he asks experts questions that are going to help him, he’s going to listen.

Read: Do You Know Your Monitoring Center’s Procedures?

Do You Know Your Monitoring Center’s Procedures?

The time to learn a monitoring company’s default response is before the signals are sent, not at 3 a.m. in the middle of a thunderstorm.

Read: Being a Pro at Video: Important Concepts, Resources & Latest Tech

Being a Pro at Video: Important Concepts, Resources & Latest Tech

Tech expert Bob Dolph shares some of his favorite resources to help professional video specialists test equipment performance.

Read: NFPA Hears Need for Remote Inspections

NFPA Hears Need for Remote Inspections

Formed prior to the outbreak of COVID-19, the NFPA technical committee on remote video inspections looks to have proposals for a new standard submitted by June.

Read: Convergint’s Kelle Shanks on How to Advance Women in Security

Convergint’s Kelle Shanks on How to Advance Women in Security

In this month’s SECURE Perspectives, Shanks explains why it’s important to be a mentor, trends she’s observed in the industry and more.

Read: Sounding 3G Upgrade Alarm: Where Do You Stand?

Sounding 3G Upgrade Alarm: Where Do You Stand?

Execs from Doyle Security Systems, Quick Response Monitoring and Paladin Technologies share their perspective on the looming 3G sunset.

Read: Lessons Learned From a Pandemic ‘Storm Surge’

Lessons Learned From a Pandemic ‘Storm Surge’

What lessons have been learned and how do you make sense of a pandemic storm surge, technology wind speeds of 200mph and evacuation routes from customers’ facilities followed by so many marketing for panic buying?

Read: Evolving Monitoring Center Standards in the Age of COVID

Evolving Monitoring Center Standards in the Age of COVID

Due to success with working from home, some organizations want to modify UL 827 to allow for a permanent change that would, in essence, allow remote monitoring during normal nonemergent times.

Read: The Evolution of People-Counting Technologies

The Evolution of People-Counting Technologies

Northland Controls’ Rob Kay gives a primer on the different types of people-counting technologies and which applications suit them best.

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