Parks Associates, a leading market authority lends expertise and the latest research to steer installing and monitoring security professionals toward their best chances at success in offering smart-home devices.
By Tricia Parks · October 31, 2014
The Electronic Security Technology Summit 2014 provided electronic security companies a forum discuss and learn more about critical organizational and industry issues, as well as other trends and challenges.
Rodney Bosch · October 30, 2014
It’s time for security systems integrators to figure out who their customers really are and what technologies could truly help them — before the competition swoops in saddling a fresher, fancier horse.
Paul Boucherle · October 30, 2014
The following slideshow contains some of the most terrifying wiring techniques in the business. What's the worst wiring scenarios that you or your technicians have encountered?
SSI Staff · October 30, 2014
One of the security industry’s leading privately owned systems integrators,Tech Systems plans to transition ownership to its employees through the Employee Stock Ownership Plan. Company executives believe that selling the firm to a public company or private equity group would not benefit the workers or the clients.
SSI Staff · October 29, 2014
Revolv is now a Nest company and the home automation hub will not be available for sale. Service and support will be available to existing Revolv clients but will not be available to new customers.
By Grant Clauser · October 29, 2014
Revenues in the global market for system integration are expected to continue growing in excess of 9% through 2018, according to IHS.
Rodney Bosch · October 29, 2014
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SSI's Bench Test reveals if the Fluke Network LinkSprinter is a good solution for installation jobs.
By T. Riley Pierce · October 29, 2014
The Security Industry Association's (SIA) Partner Alliance for Safer Schools (PASS) has been formed to develop guidelines for use of electronic security and life safety equipment in schools. PASS combines the technical knowledge offered by SIA’s Education Interest Group with knowledge from representatives of schools, law enforcement, and trade associations.
By D. Craig MacCormack · October 29, 2014
There is increase on the demand for personal emergency response systems (PERS). Get the inside track on the very specific business, marketing and response needs required by this growing product offering.
By Al Colombo · October 28, 2014