Johnson Controls’ NVR Earns First UL Cybersecurity Assurance Program Certification

Developed under the Tyco Cyber Protection Product Security Program, VideoEdge NVR becomes the first product to be officially certified by UL’s Cybersecurity Assurance Program.

2018 CE Pro Distribution Guide – Get Listed

Get your product in front of over 150,000 buyers. Enter now to secure your listing in the 2018 CE Pro distribution guide. Don’t miss the opportunity to be included in the ONLY comprehensive custom distribution reference guide in the industry.

Who ‘Owns’ Doorbell Camera Surveillance Video? (and 4 Other Legal Questions)

With the proliferation of front door camera systems such as Ring, Nest Hello, and others, the liability and ownership rights to the images is coming to the forefront.

ISC West 2018 Preview: 10 Trends in Security, Home Automation, IoT

Smarter video surveillance, neighborhood-oriented services, and machine learning are some of the alarm and home-automation trends to to expect at ISC West.

Cybersecurity Best Practices for Integrators

Join CE Pro for this informative webcast offering several Cybersecurity Best Practices. Guest speaker Dan Fulmer, president of Fultech Solutions in Jacksonville, Fla., is the co-creator of the CTA cybersecurity program and discusses exactly how he uses a sybersecurity checklist with customers and with his technicians.

Leviton Wi-Fi Lighting Controls Now Integrate with Nest Devices, No Hub Required

Via the My Leviton app, users can integrate Wi-Fi dimmers, switches, and plug-in adapters with Nest cameras, thermostats and smoke/CO detectors, without the need for a home-automation hub.

Product Briefs: OneVision VR; URC Sonos Module; Luxul Customer Assurance Program

CE Pro new products – home automation, audio, video, IoT, motorized shades, lighting control, energy management, home theater, networking and more.

SnapAV Acquires Allnet, Major Midwest Distributor for Home-Tech Pros

SnapAV, leading provider of home-automation, audio, video, networking and security products – as well as the popular OvrC platform for remote network management – acquires Allnet, a top home-tech distributor in the Midwest. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)

Security Rep Firm LRG Partners with Nest Labs Professional Channel

LRG will serve as the manufacturer representative in the Central and Midwest regions for Nest Labs Professional Channel and its products that include the Nest Learning Thermostat and the Nest Cam.

Nortek Patent: The Idiot Savant of Smart Garage Door Openers

IoT garage-door controller provides all the safety measures required of UL 985 for ‘unattended operation’ but it’s stupid simple for DIY installs.