Nortek Security & Control Offers Training Program for Installers

NSC has created a training program that includes on-site education events, webinars, and five training modules.

FLIR Exits DIY Video Surveillance Biz, Ending Thermal-Imaging Apps for Consumers

With the sale of Lorex to Dahua, FLIR looks to move away from the DIY security and small to medium-sized security products business.

For Sale: $2.8 Million Doomsday Ranch with ‘First Class’ Survival Space for 22 Guests

Move-in-ready Hope Ranch in Texas features vaulted ceilings, chef’s kitchen, finest craftsmanship … and underground off-the-grid survival area that sleeps 22 and houses them for extended periods of time when disaster strikes.

Middle Atlantic SR Series of Pivoting Wall Racks May Solve Cable Run Challenges

The Middle Atlantic SR series is available in a choice of sizes, and through the products’ pivoting bases, the racks save space to allow for high density cabling infrastructures.

ADT Partners with Arrow Electronics to Expand its Cybersecurity Brand

By partnering with Arrow Electronics, ADT will gain managed detection and response services.

Amazon Acquires Smart Doorbell Maker Ring for $1 Billion

Further entrenching itself in consumer’s homes, Amazon has purchased smart doorbell maker Ring for $1 billion.

IC Realtime’s Ella Video Search Engine Gets Smart Timelapse: ‘Show People & Cars’

Instead of accelerating an entire library of video surveillance, IC Realtime’s Ella engine can create timelapse videos based on search queries.

Guardian Protection Adopts Qolsys IQ Panel 2 as Standard

CE Pro 100 company Guardian Protection Services selects Qolsys IQ Panel 2 with as new smart home installation controller after one-year evaluation.

Top 5 Home Tech Trends for 2018: From Smart Home Services to ‘Chief Security Officers’

Mass-market smart-home services, converging physical and digital security, tunable white lighting, MDU installs, and video projection comprise CE Pro’s Top 5 Home Technology Trends and Opportunities for residential integrators in 2018.

ipDatatel and Resolution Products Rebrand as IPR: Name New CEO

Resolution Products and ipDatatel have rebranded together as IPR, and named Brian McLaughlin as new CEO.