Tag: Internet of Things

The Internet of Things, or IoT, has had a huge impact on the life safety, fire protection, security and integration industries. From the potential to generate additional profits to opportunities for expanding to offer additional services and features, the Internet of Things has introduced many new possibilities. Here, we take a closer look at some of the ways businesses have been influenced by the Internet of Things, and we explore how those in these industries can make the IoT work for their businesses.

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Fire Protection, The Internet of Things, and Why You May Need Better Technology Now

We recently covered how the Internet of Things is impacting the security integration space, and what owners in that space can do to use it to keep their companies profitable. But the integration space isn’t the only one that can benefit from the new ways technology is developing. Fire protection is another area that is…
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Why Your Alarm Business is Becoming Obsolete – And What You Should Do About It

For years, you’ve been working hard to keep your alarm business healthy and growing. From implementing a successful succession plan and working hard to prevent attrition to demonstrating to customers that you’re a reputable company they should stick with, you’ve been making consistent efforts to help your organization thrive in a competitive market. But in…
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Benefits of Smart Home Security Features: 8 Reasons Why You May Want to Consider Upgrading Your Alarm Business

The advent of the Internet of Things has many alarm company owners weighing the options of selling or upgrading their businesses. The reality is there’s no one size fits all answer to the question of “should I sell my alarm business or continue investing in upgrades?” and there are many factors that can influence this…
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Why Alarm Companies Should Sell During The Internet of Things Revolution

The Internet of Things has made our world increasingly automated and connected. Everything from watches and telephones to large appliances and home thermostats can be connected to the Internet and adjusted and tracked through the use of smart technology. But while the Internet of Things is new and all the technological advances that have come…
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What Do Today’s Consumers Look For in a Security Alarm Company?

When it comes to securing customers for your alarm business, it is imperative that you are in touch with what consumers are looking for. You won’t attract qualified, long-term customers if you’re not providing the products and services they’re actively seeking. And, when it comes to security for their homes and businesses, today’s consumers are…
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