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Monitronics International Will File for Bankruptcy

Monitronics will be merged with its holding company Ascent Capital Group pending stockholder approval.

Rodney Bosch · May 24, 2019

Resideo’s Security, Home-Automation IPO: Comparing REZI, CTRL, ALRM

After IPO, Honeywell spinoff Resideo (NYSE: REZI) joins Control4 and Alarm.com as the only pure-play, pro-centric security and smart-home stocks. We compare 12 publicly traded competitors.

Julie Jacobson · October 30, 2018

What Happens When Amazon Acquires a ‘Real’ Security Company Like Vivint, Guardian or Brink’s?

Acquiring a national alarm company could help Amazon increase recurring monthly revenue (RMR), but also pave the way for Amazon to become a chief security officer (CSO) and managed service provider for the home.

Julie Jacobson · May 18, 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

Nest’s New Security and Home Automation System: Implications for Thread, Weave, Insurtech

Nest Secure, a new UL-listed DIY security and home automation system with professional monitoring by MONI, seems humdrum until you consider implications for IoT protocols Thread and Weave, as well as smart-home installers and the insurance industry (insurtech).

Julie Jacobson · September 21, 2017

MONI Offsets Q1 Attrition Rate with Higher Livewatch RMR

Security monitoring company MONI reports gaining traction with DIY Livewatch smart home and security system. Net revenue drops 1.4% in Q1.

Jason Knott · May 08, 2017