Since 1978, CMS has been providing high-quality monitoring nationwide. Today, Criticom Monitoring Services (CMS) is one of the largest wholesale alarm monitoring companies in the U.S., serving more than 4,000 alarm companies and their 800,000 customers. CMS is a Honeywell Authorized partner for DragonFly DIY systems. Its broad range of monitoring services includes response to security, fire, personal emergency response systems (PERS), environmental, interactive services, two-way voice, mPERS and video. Its three UL-listed, FM-approved monitoring centers, located in California, Florida and New Jersey, are networked together to provide true national redundancy and best-in-class disaster recovery.
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.