News 2018-06-09T09:36:26+00:00
  • March Networks Selected to Secure Retail Cannabis Dispensaries
    OTTAWA, Ontario, Canada — March Networks, a global provider of intelligent video solutions, announces that one of Canada’s largest cannabis producers has selected its complete cannabis video solution to provide security, loss prevention and operational insights for its retail dispensaries. The publicly-traded producer, with multiple brands and a global presence, chose the March ... read more
    Source: Security Sales IntegrationPublished on 2018-08-21By SSI Staff
  • Amazon’s Alexa Can Now Play Video Recaps From Select Smart Home Cameras
    SEATTLE — Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) has released a new Alexa skill that allows users to view recorded smart home camera video feeds on the Echo Show, Echo Spot, Fire TV, and Fire Tablets. This allows customers to say, “Alexa, show the event that just happened at the front door” and see the ... read more
    Source: Security Sales IntegrationPublished on 2018-08-21By SSI Staff
  • Emerald Expositions Acquires Security Sales & Integration, Total Tech Summit from EH Media
    Emerald Expositions, a leading operator of business-to-business trade shows in the United States and owners of the CEDIA Expo, announces the acquisition of Security Sales & Integration (SSI) and other key brands serving the technology industries, including CE Pro, Commercial Integrator (CI), Campus Safety, TechDecisions and Total Tech Summit.  This blended ... read more
    Source: Security Sales IntegrationPublished on 2018-08-21By SSI Staff
  • Comcast Xfinity Home Compatible With Yale Assure Lock Line
    BERLIN, Conn. — Yale Locks & Hardware announces that smart locks from its Assure Lock line can now be connected to Comcast’s Xfinity Home service, a home security and home automation solution, when purchased with a Yale Zigbee Network Module. “We’re delighted to partner with Xfinity Home and have our ... read more
    Source: Security Sales IntegrationPublished on 2018-08-21By SSI Staff
  • Why 32,000 Smart Homes Are at High Risk of Being Hacked
    REDWOOD CITY, Calif. — From the “not another cyber risk!” fright files: More than 30,000 residences with smart home gear have been found to be highly vulnerable to hacking, according to new research by cybersecurity firm Avast. Are you familiar with the Message Queuing Telemetry Transport (MQTT) protocol? It’s used ... read more
    Source: Security Sales IntegrationPublished on 2018-08-20By Rodney Bosch
  • Complete SSI’s Residential Market Survey and Win a Logitech Pro Remote
    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. — Security Sales & Integration is requesting all security dealers to take a few minutes and participate in the magazine’s annual Residential Market Report survey. Participants who complete the survey will have a chance to win one of five $300 Logitech Pro universal remotes or one of 25 ... read more
    Source: Security Sales IntegrationPublished on 2018-08-20By SSI Staff
  • The Fast-Growing Shift Toward Wireless Locks and Mobile Access Solutions
    Embrace emerging technologies and tools that make security professionals' jobs easier and their companies more profitable ... read more
    Source: Locksmith LedgerPublished on 2018-08-20
  • Brinks Home Security Explains Why You Should ‘Be Sure Sure’
    Brinks Home Security just released a quirky new video campaign created by integrated creative agency Barton F. Graf. While home security system commercials tend to all be pretty much the same and generic (see Brinks’ previous video), the company’s latest aims for something more interesting. In fact, you aren’t even aware ... read more
    Source: Security Sales IntegrationPublished on 2018-08-20By Steve Karantzoulidis
  • Securitas Electronic Security Completes SOC 2 Certification
    UNIONTOWN, Ohio — Securitas Electronic Security announces it has achieved Service Organization Control (SOC) 2 certification, an auditing procedure governed by the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA). SOC 2 requires companies to establish and follow strict information security policies and procedures, encompassing the security, availability, processing, integrity and confidentiality of ... read more
    Source: Security Sales IntegrationPublished on 2018-08-20By SSI Staff
  • dormakaba Expands Partnerships with Leading Vacation Rental Property Management System Providers to Improve Efficiency
    Oracode Integrates with 30+ Solution Providers to Simplify Operations ... read more
    Source: Locksmith LedgerPublished on 2018-08-20
  • Virginia School District Gets Updated Surveillance System, Technical Training
    HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. — Vicon Industries announces Louisa County Public Schools, in Northern Virginia, has completed installation of a district-wide Vicon Valerus video management solution that encompasses its six school buildings and connects nearly 400 cameras. The system includes multiple application servers and NVRs running Valerus VMS software, as well as a wide range of ... read more
    Source: Security Sales IntegrationPublished on 2018-08-20By SSI Staff
  • Securitas Electronic Security Achieves SOC 2 Certification
    Securitas Electronic Security Inc. (SES), announced the successful achievement of its Service Organization Control (SOC) 2 certification, governed by the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA). This accomplishment confirms SES has achieved the service commitments and system requirements for the trust services criteria relevant to security, availability, processing integrity, and confidentiality ... read more
    Source: SDM MagazinePublished on 2018-08-20
  • New Report Reveals Money-Making Opportunities, Cost-Saving Ideas for Security Pros
    How many entrepreneur-centric industries can boast that four of five companies are better off financially today than they were three years ago? It stands to reason not a lot, yet nearly 80% of security dealers and systems integrators polled in the latest Security Sales & Integration research report that level of ... read more
    Source: Security Sales IntegrationPublished on 2018-08-20By Scott Goldfine
  • Consumer Technology Association’s Public Comment on Upcoming Tariffs
    July 23, 2018 ELECTRONIC SUBMISSION TO http://regulations.gov Ambassador Robert E. Lighthizer U.S. Trade Representative Office of the United States Trade Representative 600 17th Street NW Washington, DC 20508 Re: Consumer Technology Association Public Comment on Federal Register Docket Number USTR-2018-0018 Dear Ambassador Lighthizer: The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) hereby submits ... read more
    Source: Nortek Security & ControlPublished on 2018-08-17By dnewman8
  • ISC East Co-Locates With Infosecurity North America, Unmanned Security Expo
    NEW YORK, N.Y. — ISC East, held here Nov. 14-15 at the Javits Center, will be co-located with Infosecurity North America and Unmanned Security Expo (USE). According to organizers, the combined events will provide security professionals with additional opportunities to participate in educational sessions, listen to high-level speakers, explore new ... read more
    Source: Security Sales IntegrationPublished on 2018-08-17By SSI Staff