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Wireless DEN SmartStrike Poised to Change Access Control Market

The $299 DEN Smart Home SmartStrike cuts the time required to install an electric door strike by more than one hour.

Jason Knott · January 26, 2021

Cartell driveway sensor

Are You Effectively Securing Your Clients’ Driveways?

New wireless $400 Cartell magnetometer-based vehicle detection system is simple add-on security sale for integrators.

Jason Knott · November 17, 2020

New ADT + Google Platform to Hit Market in Late 2021

ADT accelerates the launch of its new ADT + Google smart home platform to the second half of 2021 vs. original date in late 2022.

Jason Knott · November 06, 2020

CE Pro Podcast #28: Sleek Solutions to Ring Up More Security Customers

Todd Towey, national account manager for Ring installed solutions, highlights CEDIA Expo Virtual takeaways, X Line, new Access Controller, indoor drone and more.

Arlen Schweiger · October 16, 2020

How Integrators Can Help Thwart Porch Pirates Before They Plunder

Thanks to advancements in video cameras and doorbells, integrators are uniquely positioned to help fight the ongoing ‘porch piracy’ trend. Find out about the latest features and opportunities in this area from those who know best.

Steve Karantzoulidis · October 16, 2020

Ring Always Home Cam Amazon drone

Ring Announces Indoor Drone, Car Security Products

At Amazon event, Ring introduced the Always Home Cam drone for flying indoor footage, plus new car alarm and camera; latest Echo devices shown as well.

Arlen Schweiger · September 24, 2020

Vivint Continues Steady Growth Despite Coronavirus Pandemic

Vivint Smart Home revenue grows 8.9% to $306M in Q2 with 107,980 new accounts that now pay an average of $64.66/month.

Jason Knott · August 13, 2020

Brilliant AV smart home

Longtime Customer Spurs Simplified Approach for Calif. Integrator Brilliant AV

Third smart home solution for client prioritizes app control, wireless IoT design integrating devices from Lutron, Alarm.com, Sonos, Samsung and more.

CE Pro Editors · July 10, 2020

ClareOne Panel

Clare Controls ClareOne Panel Aims to Fill Hole in Market

ClareOne wireless control panel fills middle ground between limited-use alarm systems and full-blown smart home systems with a single-panel solution.

Jason Knott · July 09, 2020

Coronavirus Opens Commercial Security Opportunities

Providing security systems to commercial clients during the pandemic is vital opportunity to help those businesses stay ahead in uncertain times.

CE Pro Editors · June 19, 2020