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Hacking 101: Why Video Surveillance Should be Left to the Pros

When selling video surveillance systems to would-be DIYs, remind customers it’s not just physical security to consider, but also data security, given all the cybersecurity hacks out there, especially through IP cameras.

Julie Jacobson · November 15, 2017

Eero Bundles Cybersecurity, Remote Network Monitoring for Smart-Home Pros

Home-technology integrators get a “share of the economics” when they add Eero Plus cybersecurity service to Eero mesh-networking solutions.

CE Pro Editors · September 07, 2017

Krika Concierge is New 24/7 Consumer Tech-Support, Powered by Domotz

Domotz remote network system powers new Krika Concierge service for smart-home pros who wish to provide 24/7 tech support for their connected customers.

Julie Jacobson · September 03, 2017

Comparing Control4 BakPak, Domotz, Ihiji and SnapAV OvrC Pro

OneVision Resources’ new ‘Insider’s Guide to Remote Systems Management’ provides in-depth comparison of Control4’s BakPak, Domotz, Ihiji, and SnapAV’s OvrC Pro.

Jason Knott · August 30, 2017

CommandScape is High-End, Cybersecure Home-Automation System from Netscape Founder Jim Clark

Cybersecurity at core of CommandScape, a building-management and home-automation manufacturer launched by Netscape founder Jim Clark, and run by former ADT exec. Don Boerema.

Julie Jacobson · August 22, 2017

Eero Cozies Up to Channel with PoE and Remote Network Management

CEDIA 2017: Eero’s new PoE adapter facilitates ceiling-mounted Wi-Fi installs; remote networking management software lets pros monitor clients’ smart homes from one dashboard.

Julie Jacobson · August 22, 2017

New Ihiji ProVue Features Client-Facing App for Network Monitoring, Self-Help

Debuting at CEDIA 2017, new ProVue platform melds Ihiji’s Invision remote systems management (RSM) platform with Service Manager operational software; adds consumer-facing app for basic monitoring, diagnostics and reboots.

Julie Jacobson · August 18, 2017

CEDIA Find: Axius Offers Domotz-Based Remote Monitoring, End-User Support to Other Integrators

Smart-home integrator Axius signed more than 500 customers to Domotz-based remote IoT management service in just four months; launching wholesale monitoring and end-user support for other home-tech pros at CEDIA 2017.

Julie Jacobson · August 04, 2017

After Son’s Diabetes Diagnosis, IoT Exec Sees Big Role for Home Automation in Disease Management

Mike Maniscalco of Ihiji, which makes remote monitoring systems for smart homes, uses home automation to help manage son’s Type 1 diabetes. He sees big implications for IoT in disease management and health monitoring.

Michael Maniscalco · August 03, 2017

We Need to Talk about Cybersecurity for Older, Unsupported IoT Devices

How do we continue to secure a smart home after manufacturers discontinue support for older home-automation hubs, smart TVs, connected lights and other IoT devices? Krika’s Bruno Napoli weighs in.

Julie Jacobson · August 02, 2017