According to the 2014 SDM 100 Report, recurring monthly revenue among the 100 largest security providers was $663 million in 2013.  Were you a part of 2014’s growth in the security industry? Apply to be ranked in the SDM 100 Report to find out.

The SDM 100 Report has been showcasing the gains in the security industry since its debut in 1991.  It ranks U.S. companies that earn their revenues from the sale, installation, service and monitoring of electronic security systems — such as intrusion and fire alarm, access control, video surveillance, and related low-voltage systems — to residential and non-residential customers.

Why have we been publishing this report for 25 years? The primary objective of the report is to measure consumer dollars gained by alarm companies, in order to present an account of the size of the market served by the 100 largest security providers. SDM 100 firms are ranked by their recurring monthly revenue (RMR). Find out how your company ranked among its competitors in 2014 by applying now.

Application forms for the 2015 SDM 100 Report are now available. Companies ranked on the 2014 Report received an e-mailed invitation on Feb. 16 to complete their applications online. All other companies are invited to apply to be ranked, by downloading the application on SDM’s website at From there, follow instructions to either complete the form online or use the Word document to answer the questions, then scan and email your completed application to the Editor, Laura Stepanek, at Completed applications are due no later than Friday, March 6, 2015. We hope you will decide to apply to be ranked on the 2015 SDM 100 Report!