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Commercial control panels bring systems together

Advancements allow the control panel to interface
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06/01/2002

with fire and access control while still handling
its historical intrusion system functions.

These days, the commercial control panel-mission central, if you will, for the security system-can do as much or as little as a user would wish it to do.

Home networking firm appears closed

SSN Staff  - 
06/01/2002

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.-A home networking company that last year reported $4.

Verified response policy takes effect in one Canadian province

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06/01/2002

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia-Alarm dealers here are struggling to deal with a new blanket policy that requires alarms to be verified before provincial authorities will respond.

In late March, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police sent out a letter notifying the Canadian Alarm and Security Association and its membership of the revision to the RCMP's policy.

Financing activity predicted to rise as year progresses

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04/01/2002

Financing activity predicted to rise as year progresses

How do capital providers view 2002?

With optimism and an eye toward new business and increased acquisitions activity, according to interviews with Security Systems News.

While the pendulum has swung in a conservative direction over the past year, Henry Edmonds, chief executive officer of SLP Capital in St.

Eagle Broadband reorganizes ClearWorks home subsidiary

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04/01/2002

LEAGUE CITY, Texas-Eagle Broadband has reorganized its ClearWorks installation subsidiary into separate divisions, moved locations and cut the workforce to reflect the new efficiencies.

The residential installation company, which merged with Eagle Broadband in February of 2001, was one company that had two distinctly separate missions, said Manny Carter, president and chief executive officer of Eagle.

Digital poised to take over the CCTV market

SSN Staff  - 
04/01/2002

Lower cost, a greater selection and a series of transitional products have spurred the interest, say some.
Whether the transition comes as quickly as a couple of years, or is stretched out over a longer period, manufacturers concur the move to digital systems for recording and storing CCTV data is under way.

New product showcase produces 12 winners

SSN Staff  - 
04/01/2002

LAS VEGAS-Salinas, Calif.-based Radionics received top honors in the SIA New Product Showcase at the 2002 ISC Expo, held in March at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

CSAA aligns with Argentinean, Israeli groups

SSN Staff  - 
04/01/2002

VIENNA, Va.-The trade group for dealers with central stations has formed a reciprocal membership deal with the Camara De Empresas De Monitorei De Alarmas De La Republica Argentina (CEMARA), a trade organization of monitoring companies in Argentina.

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Poll

SSN News Poll August 2019

According to new research from Parks Associates, interest in DIY security systems is on the rise with 52 percent of households that are highly likely to purchase a security system in the next 12 months planning to buy a system that is self-installed. This month’s News Poll looks to gauge reader’s thoughts on DIY’s impact on security overall.