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Video verification takes center stage at ESC

Distributor and monitoring firm train dealers on technology to reduce false alarms
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02/01/2006

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--Third-party monitoring station ESC Central plans to curb false alarms, work with verified response locations and spike RMR by adding video verification--with help from the VVM-110 DSC alarm panel, which uses OzVision technology.

SafetyCare UL-listed

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SSN Staff  - 
02/01/2006

HACKENSACK, N.J.

Cooperative Response Center walks through upgrade

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02/01/2006

AUSTIN, Minn.--Cooperative Response Center's director of contact centers and central station Jeanne Hentges knew her operators "had to walk before they could run," when it came to a Bold Technologies Manitou upgrade.

The Land of Oz

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02/01/2006

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--When ECS added video monitoring to its service line-up in January, the central navigated a technology that would help decrease false dispatches, work with jurisdictions that have gone to a verified response policy and improve monthly revenue services for dealers.

EPS gets second call

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SSN Staff  - 
01/01/2006

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.--In an effort to reduce the number of false alarms, Engineered Protection Systems, a full service security company, implemented enhanced call verification for customers in late 2005.

Graham Alarm adds Internet monitoring

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01/01/2006

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario--Graham Alarm Monitoring has a unique service method. It doesn't have a sales force, usually gets dealers signed on through word of mouth and its small size makes those dealers flexible and able to adapt to customers' needs.

Comcast expands

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SSN Staff  - 
01/01/2006

RICHMOND, Va.--Comcast, a provider of cable communications products and services, added its services to the metro Richmond, Va.

On Command with disaster recovery center

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01/01/2006

CORONA, Calif.--The Command Center, a third-party monitoring business, created a disaster recovery center 45 miles from its southern California location to ensure continuous operation when disaster strikes.

Supreme Security shines

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SSN Staff  - 
01/01/2006

UNION, N.J.

Southwest moves, gains training capabilities

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01/01/2006

RICHARDSON, Texas--Southwest Dispatch Center understands the importance of integrating new technology. The third-party monitoring facility completed a move and software upgrade last year to handle the facility's growth, and plans to offer advanced GPS services to its lineup.

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SSN News Poll May 2017

Big data, utilizing the abundance of data gathered by various devices, was a consistent theme at TechSec 2017. An entire session tackled the topic, which you can read more about here. Panelists in TechSec’s "Monitoring the next tech" talked about the value of data in the wholesale monitoring world. Where do you see the benefit of data analytics?