Tri-Ed / Northern Video Distribution, Woodbury, N.Y., added and Kwikset to its roster of vendor partners.

Offering convenience and control for security systems using wireless, Web and mobile technology,’s technology platform enables consumers to monitor everything that happens in their homes or businesses. doesn’t require a phone line or broadband connection; services work wirelessly through a secure GSM network to maintain a dedicated connection that will continue to work for 24-plus hours after a power failure.

“ is yet another great addition to our family of vendor partners who are technology leaders in the security industry,” said Pat Comunale, president and chief operating officer for Tri-Ed / Northern Video Distribution. “Our partnership will give customers access to’s line of fixed wireless cameras, pan and tilt wireless cameras, and outdoor night vision IP cameras.” 

Kwikset is a provider of residential security/access solutions and technology, and offers a complete line of door locks and door hardware including door knobs, door levers, deadbolts, handlesets, pocket door hardware and electronic keyless entry locks for residential and light commercial applications.

Kwikset’s Home Connect Technology enables a door lock to wirelessly communicate with other devices in the home such as the security system and the lighting, thermostat, and home automation systems. It also allows for remote access to lock or unlock doors via any Smart Phone (Black Berry, iPhone, or Android) through applications.