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SnapAV Drops Recurring Fees for OvrC Remote Management Service: Whither Smart Home RMR?

SnapAV kills recurring fees for OvrC Pro, as smart-home specialists struggle to monetize remote monitoring systems.

Julie Jacobson · April 20, 2017

Control4 Launches Pakedge PowerPak Remote Power Control

PowerPak remote power control protects connected components from surges and spikes and allows integrators to monitor devices remotely.

Robert Archer · April 19, 2017

Free Amazon Echo Dot with Paid Monitoring? How to Offer Cheap RMR Incentives

Use smart incentives to sell monitoring/service plans and collect RMR with cheap equipment discounts and by marketing the service your clients already receive.

Joseph Kolchinsky · March 22, 2017

Change This One Thing About How You Handle Remote Troubleshooting

Learn how to address the most urgent needs of every service call and provide service with or without a remote systems management tool.

CE Pro Editors · January 19, 2017

Remote Network Monitoring: RMR or Just the Cost of Doing Business?

Integrators struggle to generate recurring revenues (RMR) for remote network monitoring; should they chalk it up to the cost of doing business?

Julie Jacobson · December 15, 2016

Manage SnapAV’s Luma Surveillance IP Cameras Remotely Via OvrC

Luma IP cameras feature SnapAV’s Smart Motion technology that enables enhanced intrusion alerts to reduce false alarms as well as continuous and event recording.

Robert Archer · November 10, 2016

Very First Review of Pakedge BakPak 4.0 Remote Monitoring System from Control4: WOW!

Integrator Joe Whitaker of The Thoughtful Home offers the first hands-on review of the new BakPak 4.0 remote network monitoring platform from home-automation provider Control4.

Joe Whitaker · October 07, 2016

Inside Simple Control’s CEDIA 2016 Booth: Remote Management

Simple Control shows off its newest version 4.5 which allows integrators to monitor and manage multiple homes remotely at CEDIA 2016.

CE Pro Editors · September 30, 2016

Ihiji Launches Revenue, Margaritas and Retirement (RMR) Contest

Ihiji announces year-long contest that runs until CEDIA 2017 to reward integrators who earn recurring monthly revenue.

Jason Knott · September 28, 2016

ELK C1M1 Dual Path Communicator Finds the Fastest Way to Send Emergency Messages

The C1M1 Dual Path Communicator from ELK Products delivers fast, full-data communications to central monitoring stations over IP and cellular networks.

Robert Archer · August 17, 2016