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Parks Associates announces CONNECTIONS Community

June 11, 2020SSN Staff

DALLAS—International research firm, Parks Associates, announced the launch of an online conference and networking experience, November 10-12, focused on the connected home and IoT industries. The research firm will host six webinars on key topics, sharing latest consumer data and insights, culminating in a three-day, virtual conference that will bring industry leaders together to network and discuss the growing smart home market. The firm’s latest research predicts by 2024, total annual revenue...

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How I Use My System: Bob Gates

March 4, 2015Spencer Ives

Bob Gates joined Alarm Monitoring Services in September of 2014 as the company's VP of sales and marketing, responsible for seeking new accounts and new types of business. Gates holds a B.S. in communication science from Indiana State University and has spent more than 30 years in the security industry. Security Systems News recently talked with Gates about the system he uses at home.What kind of security system do you have?Its a Honeywell Vista20. I've had, over the years, different variations,...

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Monitoring

SIA's popular Train-the-Trainer course back this fall

July 28, 2011Daniel Gelinas

MONROE, La.—A new security industry venture, Central Station University, is bringing back a popular training program that was last offered in 2009. Interested central station managers will be able to take the SIA-APCO Central Station Operator Instructor (CSOI) Course—more popularly known as the Train-the-Trainer course—in both Costa Mesa, Calif. and Orlando, Fla. from Sept. 12-16. Security Systems News did a special report on central station training earlier this year and noted...

Alarm Monitoring Services, Central Station University, CSOI, CSU, Dera DeRoche-Jolet, Sean Rockhold, SIA, SIA-APCO Central Station Operator Instructor Course, Train-the-Trainer


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Keeping central station employees in the know through extensive training

February 10, 2011Daniel Gelinas

The controversy surrounding Article 6-E—proposed legislation in New York that looks to vet and license central station employees according to statewide standards—has many in the industry talking about central station employee training. There are plenty of virtual and classroom training options provided by industry associations like CSAA and SIA. And, many monitoring companies take full control and create their own training programs for employees. Experts who spoke to Security Systems...

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