Security and Alarm Industry News

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Why Fire Integration Can Put Your Security Integration Company At An Advantage

If you’ve been in the integration industry for any length of time, you’ve probably noticed that most fire alarm businesses have remained separate from the security integrators they serve alongside. While this may seem unusual at first glance, there’s actually a very good reason for it.  It’s a challenge for security integrators to add fire…
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Key Characteristics to Look for in a Security Systems Integrator

Security Systems Integrators have become an increasingly important component of successful alarm businesses in this day and age. With cybercrime on the rise and security systems for homes and businesses becoming increasingly sophisticated and thorough, the need for security businesses who ‘do it all’ has grown. This presents a unique opportunity for security and alarm…
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What is My Alarm Company Worth?

If you’re considering selling your alarm or security company in the near future, chances are you’re also wondering “what is my alarm company worth?” There are many factors to consider when assessing the value of your alarm company, and you’ll want to consider them all carefully. After all, if you decide to move forward with…
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