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Read: TMA Mid-Year Meeting Examines Monitoring Beyond Usual Use Cases

TMA Mid-Year Meeting Examines Monitoring Beyond Usual Use Cases

Slideshow: key takeaways from Elizabeth Parks’ presentation on emerging monitoring opportunities across multiple technology sectors.

Read: Today’s Role of Smart Home and Voice Assistant Platforms

Today’s Role of Smart Home and Voice Assistant Platforms

As smart home device use continues to rise, integrators can be relied on to deliver a unified app experience.

Read: Research Shows Smart Locks Have Major Potential to Be Gateway for Smart Home Devices

Research Shows Smart Locks Have Major Potential to Be Gateway for Smart Home Devices

Nearly half of smart door lock owners purchased a smart door lock as their first smart home device — a fairly sizable margin over other popular devices.

Read: Security System Purchasing Trends: Examining ADT’s Recent Partnerships & the Retail Channel

Security System Purchasing Trends: Examining ADT’s Recent Partnerships & the Retail Channel

ADT’s recent moves suggest a continued focus on professional installation as COVID-19 restrictions begin to lift, however, 45% of consumers report purchasing their security system through the retail channel.

Read: Top 5 Smart Home and Security Trends at CES 2021

Top 5 Smart Home and Security Trends at CES 2021

Among the notable trends at CES this year was WiFi sensing, which uses disruptions in WiFi signals from compatible smart devices to detect motion.

Read: Report: Overwhelming Majority of Security Dealers Offering More Than Pro Monitoring

Report: Overwhelming Majority of Security Dealers Offering More Than Pro Monitoring

New research from Parks Associates reveals security dealers are offering more services such as video verification, PERS and cybersecurity to compete against the DIY trend.

Read: Looking Forward to 2021: How COVID-19 Will Reshape Home Security

Looking Forward to 2021: How COVID-19 Will Reshape Home Security

With COVID-19 still affecting the way most Americans live, work, play and go to school, the security industry is faced with a variety of opportunities and challenges.

Read: Research: RMR Potential of Smart Home Devices on the Rise

Research: RMR Potential of Smart Home Devices on the Rise

A new whitepaper from Parks Associates and Rapid Response Monitoring reveals consumers are becoming more likely to pay for monitoring services for their smart devices.

Read: Residential Security Market Insights: Exploring the Impact of COVID-19

Residential Security Market Insights: Exploring the Impact of COVID-19

Smart home devices and services are benefitting from the tailwinds of consumer concern for health and safety, increased time at home, and desires for comfort, convenience and time for upgrade projects.

Read: Impact of DIY on Smart Home, Security to be Examined During CONNECTIONS Panel

Impact of DIY on Smart Home, Security to be Examined During CONNECTIONS Panel

The virtual CONNECTIONS event hosted by Parks Associates will feature a panel of security execs discussing consumer responses to the ever-expanding security landscape.

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