CPI Security has found that doing all functions in-house is the key to providing a first-class employee experience, staying on top of the latest technologies and keeping customers happy and engaged — all of which drive growth.
Gone are the days when emergency communication just meant going to a fire panel and making an announcement over the public address system. With today’s technology options, why not take advantage of all the possibilities?
While camera manufacturers continue to deliver products with higher and higher resolutions, that’s no longer the main goal of video surveillance, purports Laurent Villeneuve, product marketing manager, Genetec, Montreal. Instead, it’s more about expanding the use case for surveillance by increasing end users’ return on investment.
The wholesale central station business is a multi-faceted one, and companies in this business are keen on innovation, adding new capabilities every year. A few commonalities emerged as we spoke with central stations for this year’s annual roundup of wholesale monitoring.
The explosive growth in the installation of IP-enabled devices for both residential and commercial customers continues with no end in sight. From smart thermostats to “connected” exercise bikes, just about everything in a home or business is getting hooked up for monitoring and control
By the time you’re reading this, your company has completed its strategic planning — or, at least, planning is in discussion — and objectives are being defined for 2020. Business goals typically revolve around new opportunities, growth, revenue and profit.
I’ve been doing some marketing work for cannabis companies, including one that is considered a market leader. This company is the dominant player and set the benchmark against which all others are compared.
A recent action was filed in the United States District Court of Nevada where the plaintiff, owner of a building, entered into a contract with the defendant alarm company’s predecessor for security services at the building, including monitoring alarms and dispatching responses to alarms. The contract was apparently subsequently assigned to the defendant alarm company.
Aiphone Corp., an international manufacturer of intercom and security communication products, now has a mobile app available to new and existing installations of the GT Series multi-tenant video intercom.
Viking Electronics, a manufacturer of security and communications products, has filled its YouTube channel with a variety of educational and training content for customers, distributors and installers of all experience levels.
NSCA, a not-for-profit association representing the commercial low-voltage electronic systems industry, announced the speakers for the 22nd annual Business & Leadership Conference (BLC), to be held Feb. 26-28, 2020, at the Four Seasons Resort and Club in Irving, Texas.
Connected Technologies’ Access Expander handles up to 100,000 users. Connect ONE allows security dealers to easily offer home and commercial automation with integrated access control, security, video, energy management and critical environmental temperature monitoring, as well as smart phone credentials through ScanPass mobile credential.
Digital Watchdog’s latest version, the DW Spectrum IPVMS v4.0, delivers many new and important features, including virtual offline cameras, failover for storage and secure video export with updated user experience and an even more intuitive interface.
The new camera registry module for Genetec Clearance is a digital evidence management system that facilitates collaboration between public safety agencies, corporate security departments, businesses and the public.
COSEC VEGA FAX, an advanced door controller, has a 3.5-in. TFT display with capacitive touchscreen interface for events, news/messages and other information. It can store up to 9,600 fingerprint templates and 5,000,000 events.
The pdqSMART-STP stand-alone smart locks operate by smart phone. With pdqSMART-STP, users aren’t limited to yesterday’s PIN code technology; they can have it their way with multi-credential options that deliver the choice and convenience today’s users demand.
To help dealers seeking a low-cost cell solution to update and safeguard countless Vista Panel accounts faced with sunsets and disappearing POTs, Napco just introduced new StarLink Connect-DL dual function cell/IP communicators.
In the latest product update of Milestone XProtect 2019 R3 video management software, Milestone Systems introduced several new capabilities. A new centralized search platform makes it possible for users to search for everything in one place.
Powered by Intel Movidius Myriad X Vision Processing Unit (VPU), the new Genetec AutoVu SharpZ3 is a specialized in-vehicle ALPR system that uses Intel’s latest deep learning and computer vision technology.
Businesses of all kinds depend on sensitive electronic systems to protect the safety and security of their customers, visitors, and staff. They depend on a variety of security systems including access control, video surveillance, identity and visitor management, and many more. It’s a proven fact that all these electronic systems last longer and are more reliable when they are protected against the damaging effects of power surges and spikes. Given that fact, why do only a tiny fraction of new installations — often less than 5 percent — incorporate this important protection?