Security Central has grown to be one of the largest central stations in the country providing monitoring and dispatch services to more than 1,500 security companies with more than 300,000 accounts. The company operates in all 50 states. The alarm handling takes place in the company's UL-listed facilities in Statesville and Hickory, North Carolina. Featured in the facility are three environment-controlled computer rooms that have redundant backups for everything at the facilities. Security Central's goal remains the same in offering quality customer service and making sure every customer is an expansion to its growing family.
Gone are the days when cybersecurity was someone else’s problem. With savvy and tenacious hackers who can use almost anything connected to a network to access systems, and evolving and seemingly implacable threats, just where does the security industry stand on the cyber preparedness spectrum? Read more stories in September Issue 2017.