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Rodney Bosch

Although Bosch’s name is quite familiar to those in the security industry, his previous experience has been in daily newspaper journalism. Rodney Bosch is an editor for CE Pro sister publication Security Sales & Integration. Bosch is a graduate of California State University, Fresno with a degree in Mass Communication & Journalism. In 2007, he successfully completed the National Burglar and Fire Alarm Association’s National Training School coursework to become a Certified Level I Alarm Technician.

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Rodney's Latest Posts

Napco Security Technologies Reports 13% Increase in Net Sales for Q3

Napco’s net income for the quarter increased 71% to $3.1 million from $1.8 million a year ago.

Rodney Bosch · May 13, 2019

Latest on UL Cybersecurity Standards for IoT Devices

UL Technology & Security director Andrew Jamieson says the world doesn’t need another IT security standard but does need cybersecurity oversight of IoT devices. He provides an update on UL’s Cybersecurity Assurance Program (CAP).

Rodney Bosch · April 19, 2019

Alarm.com Reports 19% Increase in License Revenue for Q4 2018

The smart home security company finished strong in 2018, posting SaaS and license revenues of $77.8 million in Q4.

Rodney Bosch · March 04, 2019

DR Horton, KB Homes: How Big Production Builders Deploy Smart-Home Technology Today

Mass-market DIY home automation systems work for production homes, but should be deployed with ‘white-glove’ service, and supported after the fact: ‘Connected Home’ panel with DR Horton and KB Homes

Rodney Bosch · December 12, 2018

Alarm.com Q3 Results Show Total Revenue Growth of 24.3 Percent

For the third quarter ended Sept. 30, Alarm.com reported total revenue grew 24.3 percent to $111.8 million, up from $90 million during the same period last year.

Rodney Bosch · November 12, 2018

10 Cybersecurity Smart Home Tips to Share With Customers

It’s Hacktober, also known as National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM), which means it’s the perfect time to brush up on some key tips to help keep your customers and their data safe from hackers.

Rodney Bosch · October 16, 2018

Alarm.com Q2 Earnings Beat Previous Record

Thanks in part to an increase of security camera and thermostat sales, Alarm.com was able to exceed $100 million in total revenue for the first time in company history.

Rodney Bosch · August 09, 2018

Hikvision, Dahua Targeted as U.S. Seeks to Ban Chinese Surveillance Cameras

Hikvision and Dahua, two major surveillance-systems suppliers, could be nixed from any U.S. government projects if the Senate approves House bill to ban Chinese-manufactured surveillance and communications systems on security grounds.

Rodney Bosch · June 01, 2018

Napco Reports Q3 Net Sales Increase of 7 Percent

In addition to an increase in sales, Napco reports a Q3 recurring service revenue increase of 49 percent.

Rodney Bosch · May 09, 2018

MONI CEO on New Brink’s Branding, ‘We will be a Clear No. 2’

Two years after rebranding to MONI, the former Monitronics will now be known as Brink’s Home Security via a licensing agreement with The Brink’s Co. CE Pro sister publication Security Sales & Integration speaks with CEO Jeff Gardner about the move.

Rodney Bosch · March 08, 2018