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Alarm.com Acquires OpenEye

Alarm.com Acquires OpenEye to Expand Commercial VSaaS Portfolio

Cloud-based specialist OpenEye is currently utilized at more than 14,000 business locations in the United States and Canada.

Robert Archer · October 23, 2019

Maybe ‘Amazon’s Choice’ is a Poor Choice for No-Name, Hackable Security Cameras?

Unlike USDA’s Choice label for meat, quality (and security) doesn’t matter for Amazon’s Choice.

Julie Jacobson · October 21, 2019

ADT I-View Now

ADT Acquires Video Alarm Verification System I-View Now

ADT is piloting I-View Now’s technology in several markets to reduce false alarms and optimize emergency response.

Rodney Bosch · October 18, 2019

Inside a PGA Golfer’s Smart Home: Control From the Course, Outdoor Entertainment

Pro golfer Austin Cook can now control his home while traveling thanks to a new smart home setup that includes 39 speakers, Elan touch panels, and surveillance cameras.

CE Pro Editors · October 17, 2019

Alula BAT-Connect Adds Cellular, IP, Home Automation to Ordinary Security Panels

Alula claims its new BAT-Connect is first ‘triple-path’ alarm communicator with Wi-Fi, Ethernet and 4G/LTE cellular (CAT M1 for 5G transition), plus unified dashboard for security, surveillance and Z-Wave home automation.

Julie Jacobson · October 11, 2019

Vivint Smart Home to Go Public via Reverse Merger Valuing Co. at $5.6 Billion

Vivint Smart Home to be merged into SoftBank-backed Mosaic (NYSE: MOSC), a specialty acquisition corp. that will take on Vivint name.

Julie Jacobson · September 16, 2019

Thermal Imaging

3 Reasons for Using Thermal Security Cameras in Resi and Commercial Installs

Integrators who install a lot of security products in high-end residential and commercial environments should strongly consider selecting thermal security cameras.

CE Pro Editors · September 03, 2019

Adapting for Cloud-Based Video Surveillance: How to Sell It, Price It

Martin Renkis of Johnson Controls explains pricing, sales tactics for residential integrators adopting an ‘as a service’ business model for security video surveillance.

Jason Knott · August 22, 2019

CEDIA Find: Cellgate’s Cell-Based Access Control with Streaming Video; Control4 Integration

Cellgate, maker of cellular-based gate-entry and surveillance systems, will demo Control4 integration at CEDIA Expo 2019.

Julie Jacobson · August 16, 2019

Parks Associates: Consumers Have Major Concerns About Smart Home Privacy and Safety

A study from Park Associates says that consumers are overwhelmingly concerned about smart home security and privacy issues, and more than one-third of those polled had experienced a data security problem.

Robert Archer · July 09, 2019