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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.

Read: Home Automation Deep Dive: More Residential Dealers Deploy DIY During Pandemic

Home Automation Deep Dive: More Residential Dealers Deploy DIY During Pandemic

Self-installed security systems, with and without professional monitoring attached, spikes due to COVID-19 challenges on the home front. SSI’s 2020 Home Automation Deep Dive reveals what else is helping offset a slowdown in installed system sales.

Read: More U.S. Consumers Feel ‘Safe Enough’ With Pro Monitored Smart Home Gear

More U.S. Consumers Feel ‘Safe Enough’ With Pro Monitored Smart Home Gear

That’s according to a Parks Associates survey that also queries U.S. broadband households about their opinions on self-monitored security systems.

Read: Help SSI Deliver Your 2020 Residential Market Report

Help SSI Deliver Your 2020 Residential Market Report

SSI requests your help to gain a better understanding of the fast-evolving residential market. Results and extensive analysis will be released in November. A $500 gift card will be awarded.

Read: Residential Security Survey Zeroes In on Adjusting to COVID-19 Impacts

Residential Security Survey Zeroes In on Adjusting to COVID-19 Impacts

The Parks Associates report, commissioned by ESA, highlights facts and trends to help dealers make informed decisions in the current business climate.

Read: DIY Home Security: Providing Value for Consumers and Challenges for Dealers

DIY Home Security: Providing Value for Consumers and Challenges for Dealers

Staving off erosion in the pro security areas will require aggressive differentiation strategies to prove the value of professional monitoring over self-monitoring.

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