INDIANAPOLIS--When Myers Protection Services, a security guard firm, scooped up two alarm companies last year, its reach shifted to installation and monitoring. In November, with the added services, the company relocated to a larger facility that houses a central station.
KANSAS CITY, Mo.--Alarm Central, a third-party central station, will complete an upgrade early next year that includes video monitoring and remote access to accounts to vie with larger central stations.
RENO, Nev.--To better serve its customers and work with area police that have verified response policies, A-1 Security, a full service security and monitoring company, has added access control, video monitoring hardware and updated software as part of an upgrade this fall.
BOCA RATON, Fla.-- Dealers of Central One, a full service UL-listed monitoring station, can now tap into voice recordings in real time using the Internet or a PDA device, thanks to a customized recording system implemented by the central.
WASHINGTON--Comments from the Alarm Industry Communications Committee were submitted in September to the Federal Communications Commission regarding additional steps needed to ensure that providers of VoIP service provide reliable E911service.
The comments asked the FCC to impose notification and non-interface requirements on VoIP providers to protect safety interests of alarm service subscribers.