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Read: SimpliSafe DIY Security System Investigation Yields Disturbing Results

SimpliSafe DIY Security System Investigation Yields Disturbing Results

DIY home security systems provider SimpliSafe has quickly amassed a large customer base. However, an independent forensic analysis shoots holes in the company’s model, claims and technology.

Read: Survey: Rise of IoT Prompts Facility Managers to Invest in Analytics

Survey: Rise of IoT Prompts Facility Managers to Invest in Analytics

A study commissioned by Schneider Electric suggests 65% of facility managers in the United States plan to increase building capital expenses in 2016.

Read: Fresno (Calif.) School District to Spend $500,000 on Gunshot-Tracking System

Fresno (Calif.) School District to Spend $500,000 on Gunshot-Tracking System

The security investment is intended to provide police with rapid alerts of gunfire incidents, but some school district officials believe the money could be used in other ways to improve student safety.

Read: Report: Global Home Security System Market Growing at 13% Annually

Report: Global Home Security System Market Growing at 13% Annually

The residential security cameras segment posted the highest contribution of close to 22% in 2014.

Read: Consolidated Edison Plans to Install Methane Detectors, Alarms in Homes

Consolidated Edison Plans to Install Methane Detectors, Alarms in Homes

The energy company announced it will deploy the devices in dozens of homes to test the effectiveness of alerting households to natural gas leaks.

Read: Hochiki ACA-V Multi Criteria Detector

Hochiki ACA-V Multi Criteria Detector

Read: DMP Commercial Fire Sensors

DMP Commercial Fire Sensors

Read: Defining the Differences Between IP and Analog

Defining the Differences Between IP and Analog

The CCTV industry is abuzz with talk of an IP (internet protocol) camera takeover. Yet reports of the death of analog cameras are premature. While some IP (or network cameras as they are sometimes called) versions can potentially deliver higher resolution images, analog CCTV cameras continue to offer greater efficiency, lower cost and reliability overall. Before deciding on IP cameras versus analog, it is advisable to first understand exactly what an IP camera is, and is not.

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