Access Control

Alarm.com Q3 Revenues Hit $90M, Up 33%

Alarm.com reports year-over-year Q3 revenues of $90M, an increase of 32.6% over 2016's Q3 and a 4.6% jump vs. Q2 revenues this year. Video doorbell cited as key to success.

Nov 09, 2017

Napco’s New ‘Connected Home’ Dealer Program Offered to Users of any Security Panel

Users of almost any popular security panel can participate in Napco's Connected Home & Smart Business Authorized Dealer Program as long as they use Napco's universal StarLink Communicator.

Nov 08, 2017

DIY Security, Home Automation: What’s a Pro to Do?

Here's the reality of DIY security and home automation, with some research and musings by Rodney Bosch of CE Pro's sister publication Security Sales & Integration.

Nov 07, 2017

Smart-Doorbell Maker Doorbird Intros Next-Gen IP Video Door Stations for Pros

Known for its integration-friendly smart doorbells, DoorBird has added four new IP video door stations for multi-dwelling units.

Nov 07, 2017

Why a Big Security Dealer and a One-Man Smart-Home Guy Both Use Elk M1

Keyth Technologies is a large security dealer that barely touches home automation. Delmore Security is a one-man shop that specializes in smart-home integration. Both use Elk Products' M1 system as their go-to controller.

Nov 06, 2017

Judge Halts New ‘Ring Protect’ Smart Home Security System in ADT Lawsuit

In ADT Holdings vs. Harris, et al, the Delaware Chancery Court temporarily enjoined Ring from selling new Ring Protect DIY security and home automation system, claiming it stole intellectual property from Zonoff that belonged to ADT.

Nov 03, 2017