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CE Pro Video Q&A: How ADT Dealer Program Keeps Growing After 20 Years

ADT Dealer Program allows members pricing flexibility (up or down) in installation as well as for monthly monitoring fees. Also, adding partners like Nest and Ring, along with electronic contracts, have bolstered dealer base.

Jason Knott · October 20, 2016

Who Will be the Next Icontrol?

If Icontrol is acquired by Comcast and Alarm.com, we’ll see a gaping hole in SHaaS (smart home as a service) providers for integrated home automation and professionally monitored security. Here are some likely contenders as the ‘next Icontrol’.

Julie Jacobson · June 17, 2016

ISC West 2016: The Latest in Smart Doorbell Cameras and How they Integrate with Home Automation

Vivint sets records for video doorbell, Nortek unveils first doorbell cam, August and Ring work with ADT Canopy, Honeywell teams with Skybell, DoorBird integrates with Control4 home automation … and more smart-doorbell news for ISC West 2016.

Julie Jacobson · March 30, 2016

Connected Home Security Market to Grow Almost 50% Through 2020

The report lists ADT, AT&T, Comcast, Honeywell Total Connect and Verizon as key vendors.

CE Pro Editors · March 28, 2016

United Technologies, Honeywell, Other M&A News in Security and Home Automation

Honeywell talks merger with United Technologies, then reportedly shops its Building Solutions unit. Tyco, Nortek and ADT, all giants in security and home automation, have also been active in M&A discussions and deals.

Julie Jacobson · February 26, 2016

Security Industry Speaks Out on Apollo’s Bold Move to Acquire ADT

Hear from experts and stakeholders across the financial, M&A, integration and consultant fields on what Apollo’s possible $7 billion acquisition of ADT will mean for the industry.

Rodney Bosch · February 18, 2016

ADT Expected to Be Acquired by Apollo Global Management

Investment group that bought Protection 1 and ASG Security last year is expected to close a multibillion-dollar deal for industry leader ADT.

Scott Goldfine · February 16, 2016

Study Reveals Consumers Hate Home Automation Apps

Argus Insights study shows that consumers are frustrated with the user experience of many entry-level home automation apps. ADT, Philips, Comcast and AT&T systems in particular are dissed, while Vivint and Honeywell gain better marks.

Jason Knott · January 27, 2016

Leading Security, Home Automation Analysts Cover ADT, Bosch, Control4, More at CES 2016

Leading security and home automation research and investment firm Imperial Capital highlights IoT products, trends and companies at CES 2016.

Julie Jacobson · January 15, 2016

ADT Canopy API Brings Pro Security Monitoring to Mass Market Devices Like Ring, Wink, LG

At CES 2016, ADT unveils two open APIs: One for ADT Pulse security and home automation, another called Canopy for third-party devices that benefit from professional security monitoring.

Julie Jacobson · January 07, 2016