Leif Kothe

Leif covers the monitoring and central station beat as associate editor. He fully joined Security Systems News in June 2013 after working previously as the web editor at United Publications, where he divided his time between covering the security and home medical equipment industries. A Maine native, Leif graduated from Wheaton College (Ma.) as an undergraduate and holds a Master's in journalism from the University of Missouri.

Recent Articles

Legislation that would have dramatically expanded the number of contractors eligible to install security and life safety systems has been dropped
Tue, 04/15/2014
California facility boasts enhanced infrastructure and redundancies, new education center
Wed, 04/09/2014
Readers speculate about what’s next for new entrants making inroads into security
Wed, 04/09/2014
The company’s Cloud Analytic, which debuted at ISC West, runs an analytic through video alarms pulled from proprietary devices
Tue, 04/08/2014
R&D, new technology partnerships on Speck’s to-do list; company to launch two versions of PBX enterprise product at ISC West
Mon, 03/31/2014