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Monitoring everything

‘The Internet of Things’ brings opportunities for non-traditional monitoring
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08/04/2014

“The Internet of Things,” the ever-increasing number of devices that are connected to the Internet, may represent a new frontier in monitoring. As the number of connected products rises, so do the revenue and service opportunities for security dealers to monitor those devices.

Centrals get social

Social media on the rise for many reasons
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07/30/2014

Social media may not be a major revenue generator at this point, but third-party monitoring stations are making more use of popular social media sites to reinforce traditional sales and marketing efforts, according to a group of executives from five well known third-party monitoring companies who spoke to Security Systems News for this report.

Monitoring in the IP age

Panelists at ESX discuss how central stations need to evolve to prosper in the age of IP signals
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07/09/2014

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Good advice on running a central station was in no short supply at ESX. The show’s entire lineup of monitoring track seminars covered virtually every aspect of what it takes to thrive as a central station in 2014 and beyond.

Security Central promotes new managing director

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Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Brett Springall, formerly the IT director at Security Central, and one of the key architects of the company’s soon-to-launch total solution, has been named the managing di

Talking panels and keypads with Don Childers

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03/05/2014

STATESVILLE, N.C.—After a day of heavy lifting on the job as an electrical contractor, Don Childers, COO of Security Central, made the following remark to a coworker: “There has to be a better way to make a living than this.”

Security Central gears up for total solution launch

The package, which will be unveiled at ISC West, includes video verification and cloud-based managed services
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02/19/2014

STATESVILLE, N.C.—Security Central, a third-party central station based here, plans to unveil a product package at ISC West that includes managed services, video verification and other cloud-based solutions for its dealers, Caroline Brown, business development manager, told Security Systems News.

IQ Certification elects new board

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Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Members of the IQ Certification Program recently elected officers at the organization’s first meeting of 2014.

Security Central to open second central station

The new facility offers redundancy, disaster recovery capabilities and more space in anticipation of growth
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08/28/2013

STATESVILLE, N.C.—Security Central, a third party central station based here, is preparing to open a second central station in North Carolina in October.

Security Central beefs up infrastructure, expands to accommodate growth

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03/07/2011

STATESVILLE, N.C.—Security Central, a third party central station serving approximately 2,000 dealers and 300,000 accounts in all 50 states, recently completed infrastructure upgrades and new construction to add workstations in anticipation of continuing growth, according to IT director Brett Springall.

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