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- Audio Verifies Alarm Activations During Storm. // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Nov2004, Vol. 34 Issue 11, p15
Discusses the prevalence of alarm systems' audio capabilities in determining the validity of the alarms of customers during heavy storms according to Sonitrol dealers, Sonitrol of Miami and Sonitrol of Orlando Inc. Instances that test the effectiveness of the audio capabilities of the alarm systems.
- What's Wrong with This? // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Jul2006, Vol. 36 Issue 7, p41
The article focuses on the faulty installation of a wireless security system for a residential account consisting of 14 door/window transmitters, four motion transmitters, five smoke detector transmitters and five carbon monoxide detectors. The installation is shown in a diagram. The problem...
- INTEGRATION: THE END-USERS' PERSPECTIVE. Gager, Russ // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Jul2006, Vol. 36 Issue 7, p66
The article focuses on the integration of the security systems of end users by limiting the products they use to one set system that they replicate whenever possible. Security systems should be standardized. Manufacturers should develop open architecture and plug-and-lay systems that would give...
- Study Asks Industry About New Entrants. // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Aug2013, Vol. 43 Issue 8, p24
The article focuses on an IMS Research study entitled "The World Market for Intruder Alarms" which reveals that the U.S. intruder alarm market is embracing the abundance of new competitors entering the business.
- Will Work for Dog Food. Cohen, Jeffrey A. // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Apr2007, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p52
The article discusses the roles of dogs in the security systems industry in the U.S. According to the author, dogs have always been providing guard detection services in the society. Their services have been known to government and military operations and private security agencies. Studies also...
- Locking the Keys Up. Zalud, Bill // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Aug2005, Vol. 42 Issue 8, p42
Features the Keybank, KeyWatcher and BodyTag BT-002 security systems used by security executives at condominiums, retirement complexes, apartment buildings, and residential hotels in the U.S. History of manufacturing mechanical locks; Discussion of their features; Advantages of using them.
- BUSINESS NEWS. // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Jun2005, Vol. 42 Issue 6, p10
This article presents news briefs related to the security systems industry. Wackenhut Corp. of Palm Beach Gardens has received liability protection from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. After an extensive review of its physical security services, the company was granted coverage under a...
- SUCCESS STORIES IN VIDEO MOTION DETECTION. Engebretson, Joan // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Nov2004, Vol. 34 Issue 11, p44
Presents several stories on how the internal motion detection can have an impact on a client's surveillance capabilities as testified by three systems integrator. Functionalism of the internal motion detection system; Names of the integrator companies that testified for the serviceability of the...
- WHAT CUSTOMERS WANT IN: ACCESS KEYPADS. Zalud, Bill // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Nov2004, Vol. 34 Issue 11, p57
Focuses on the importance of keypad designs of security systems. Functionalism of keypads in several industries' buildings and facilities; Evolution of the keypad from mechanical to electronic device; Reasons behind the popularity of keypads. INSET: Elements Important to End-users.