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Read: NMC President Woodie Andrawos Details Netwatch Merger Deal

NMC President Woodie Andrawos Details Netwatch Merger Deal

Executives behind the deal that merged NMC with three other monitoring companies view the U.S. market ripe for its proactive video monitoring services. Andrawos explains how dealers will benefit and why more consolidation can be expected.

Read: OpenEye Intgrates With DMP XR Series Access Control Panels

OpenEye Intgrates With DMP XR Series Access Control Panels

The integration will enable users to receive a video push alert from OpenEye Web Services whenever a DMP control panel event occurs and retrieve video from associated cameras.

Read: IDIS Debuts New E-Learning Resources to Support Partners

IDIS Debuts New E-Learning Resources to Support Partners

IDIS says the e-learning courses were created to be intuitive and flexible, and can work both as stand-alone resources, or serve as a complement to/refresher for in-house training.

Read: NMC Merges With 3 Monitoring Firms to Form Global Powerhouse

NMC Merges With 3 Monitoring Firms to Form Global Powerhouse

With private equity backing from The Riverside Co., NMC joins Netwatch (Ireland), CalAtlantic (U.S.) and Onwatch Multifire (United Kingdom) to form Netwatch Group.

Read: Honeywell Total Connect Integrates With Amazon Alexa, Gets New Features

Honeywell Total Connect Integrates With Amazon Alexa, Gets New Features

Honeywell announces a number of updates to its Total Connect Remote Services including integrations with Alexa, Chamberlain and LiftMaster MyQ smart garage door control, and more.

Read: 2018 Cybersecurity Assessment Reveals Threats, Priorities for Security Industry

2018 Cybersecurity Assessment Reveals Threats, Priorities for Security Industry

The industry’s storm of confusion, panic and indifference surrounding the specter of cybersecurity has begun to settle, revealing a sharper focus of shortcomings, areas for improvement and opportunities.

Read: Sonitrol National Dealers Association Elects John Ray III to Be President

Sonitrol National Dealers Association Elects John Ray III to Be President

Ray, who entered the electronic security industry with Sensormatic in 1990, was president of the Sonitrol dealer association from 2012-2013, and had previously served as vice president and a regional director for the organization.

Read: Nortek Unveils Cameras, NVR That Integrate With Home Automation System

Nortek Unveils Cameras, NVR That Integrate With Home Automation System

During ISC West Nortek Security & Control (NSC) demonstrated new Elan IP cameras and NVRs that integrate with the Elan home automation system and 2Gig security, said to be a first in the home-control category.

Read: Honeywell Tops Q1 Forecasts; Home and Building Technologies Unit Gathers Steam

Honeywell Tops Q1 Forecasts; Home and Building Technologies Unit Gathers Steam

Home and Building Technologies sales rose 2%, driven by demand for residential thermal solutions and thermostats, and continued strength in ADI’s global business.

Read: COPS’ Prez Talks Tech Changes, Cyber Challenges

COPS’ Prez Talks Tech Changes, Cyber Challenges

Jim McMullen explains how COPS Monitoring is helping its security dealer partners keep abreast, and ahead, of the technology curve.

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