How to Add RMR-Rich Video Verification to Professionally Monitored Security Systems

I-View Now and newcomer Chekt enable security and smart-home dealers to add video verification to traditional alarm monitoring, providing recurring revenue to the installer and improved emergency response to the end user.

May 04, 2018

Understanding the ONVIF IP-Camera and Access Control ‘Standard’

As with many smart-home and building-control "standards," not all ONVIF-compliant IP cameras, NVRs and other surveillance products are interoperable. Make sure to understand the multiple device profiles.

Feb 02, 2018

Netgear’s New FlexPower Wireless Outdoor Camera with ONVIF is Integrator’s Dream

Introduced at CEDIA 2017, new FlexPower outdoor camera from Netgear looks like Arlo but provides rechargeable battery and ONVIF support for home automation integration.

Sep 11, 2017

Holovision Supports Dealer, Sound Image’s Connect Home Initiatives

Texas-based SoundImage relies on the diversity of Holovision's product line to meet his company's various security system needs.

Apr 19, 2017

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Lilin IPC0122 Covert Camera Installs Easily and Discreetly

Lilin North America says that electronics professionals can easily setup and hide its new IPC0122 Covert Camera for applications like residential, retail and ATMs.

Apr 14, 2017

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UPDATED: Best Wi-Fi Doorbell Revealed by Clare Controls at ISC West

Of all the Wi-Fi doorbells, the best DIY-type product for the pro channel could be the new Clare Video Doorbell, a slim, smart unit that integrates well with home automation systems and needs only two wires, no transformers. Updated with Q&A.

Apr 07, 2017