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TMA‐AVS‐01 Alarm Validation technical review period is now open

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TMA‐AVS‐01 Alarm Validation technical review period is now open

May 17, 2022SSN Staff

McLEAN, Va.—The Monitoring Association (TMA) Standards Committee has opened a Preliminary Technical Review Period for its TMA‐AVS‐01 Alarm Validation Standard. Initiated in 2020, the standard provides a method of creating an alarm scoring or classification metric for unauthorized human activity detected by alarm systems that will assist law enforcement with resource allocation and Call‐for‐Service prioritization. The purpose of this optional review process is to allow interested...

alarm verification, Larry Folsom, Mark McCall, The Monitoring Association (TMA)


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Partnership for Priority Verified Alarm Response announces 2022 board members

December 6, 2021SSN Staff

FRESNO, Calif.—The Partnership for Priority Verified Alarm Response (PPVAR), an organization established to promote the value of verification and validation of alarm events during the emergency response process, recently announced the appointment of its new 2022 board members. The 2022 term will be led by President David Holl, Director of Public Safety for Lower Allen Township, PA. Two Vice President positions have been added - one from the alarm industry, Mark McCall of Stanley Security,...

Andy King, Bob Finney, David Holl, Frank Fernandez, Jeanne Palmer-Wulforst, Joey Rao-Russell, John Chiaramonte, Larry Folsom, Mark McCall, Nicola Oakie, Partnership for Priority Video Alarm Response, Rob Baxter, Scott Harkins, Steve Walker, Tom Nakatani


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Larry Folsom recognized with SIA award

October 17, 2018Spencer Ives

SILVER SPRING, Md.—SIA recently named Larry Folsom as this year's recipient of the Jay Hauhn Excellence in Partnerships Award, which recognizes security professionals who foster collaboration in the industry. The award will be presented at the SIA Honors Night on Nov. 14 in New York City.Folsom was deserving of this award for several reasons, Scott Schafer, SIA's chairman of the board, told Security Systems News. “He's passionate about the industry—that's one of the most important...

Jay Hauhn Excellence in Partnerships Award, Larry Folsom, PPVAR, Scott Schafer, Security Industry Association, SIA


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Monitoring Matters

I-View Now improves MASterMind integration

October 17, 2018Spencer Ives

HENDERSON, Nev.—I-View Now, provider of a cloud-based video monitoring platforms for central stations, recently announced an updated and improved integration with monitoring center automation software platform partner MASterMind. This updated integration improves signaling by utilizing a dedicated MASrecv I-View Now Receiver. Built in conjunction with MAS, these processes employ dedicated and proprietary signal types and signal formats which provide richer contextual information and video,...

I-View Now, Larry Folsom, MAS, MASterMind, Shin Voeks


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I-View Now announces new service

May 16, 2018Spencer Ives

I-View Now recently announced the launch of a new service: Police Alarm Portal. The process is powered by I-View Now's Software as a Service Video Verification platform, and will send video directly to authorized emergency responders through the ASAP to PSAP program. Additionally, I-View Now will provide the service to law enforcement free of charge. In the announcement, I-View Now said that Police Alarm Portal helps the entire electronic security industry by improving the path of communications...

ADT, ASAP to PSAP, Bill Hobgood, Don Young, I-View Now, Larry Folsom, Police Alarm Portal


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How does the cloud impact video surveillance?

February 7, 2018Spencer Ives

AUSTIN, Texas—Several professionals in video surveillance—bringing expertise in verification, data storage, consumer video and professional video—gathered here at Security Systems News' third annual Cloud+ to discuss how the cloud will impact camera technologies.Larry Folsom, president of cloud-based verification platform provider I-View Now, led the session as its moderator. Brandon Reich, surveillance business leader for Pivot3, Leon Tan, head of Works with Nest partnerships at...

Brandon Reich, Cloud+ 2017, I-View Now, Jumbi Edulbehram, Larry Folsom, Leon Tan, nest labs, Oncam, Pivot3, Security Systems News


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I-View Now integrates with Nest cameras

November 1, 2017Spencer Ives

PALO ALTO, Calif.—Smart home company Nest, based here, recently announced a new partnership with I-View Now, bringing video verification into its cameras.“It's really about enabling professional security installers and dealers to start to be able to utilize the Nest brand in their business. There's a huge brand awareness when it comes to the Nest brand and the smart and connect home,” Gene LaNois, general manager for the professional channel at Nest, told Security Systems News."It...

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SSN talks with I-View Now about recent Eagle Eye integration

July 19, 2017Spencer Ives

HENDERSON, Nev.—Recently, I-View Now announced a new integration with Eagle Eye Networks. I got the chance to catch up with I-View Now president Larry Folsom to hear a bit about this partnership and how it works. “The I-View Now integration with Eagle Eye Networks is a cloud to cloud integration,” Folsom said in an email interview. “We appreciate the architecture in that it is a smart appliance that can be used with inexpensive or expensive cameras depending on the opportunity...

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I-View Now partners with COPS Monitoring

April 12, 2017Spencer Ives

HENDERSON, Nev.—I-View Now, a cloud-based video platform company based here, recently announced new capabilities with COPS Monitoring, Bosch, Hikvision and OpenEye.“We're very excited. COPS Monitoring is a very large wholesaler, and by releasing [OmniView], they're now going into video verification and really what we describe as central station monitoring video services,” Larry Folsom, president of I-View Now, told Security Systems News.OmniView, a service branded by COPS, is powered...

Bosch, COPS Monitoring, Hikvision, I-View Now, Larry Folsom, OpenEye


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ADT joins PPVAR

September 28, 2016Spencer Ives

BOCA RATON, Fla.—ADT has joined PPVAR, the Partnership for Priority Verified Alarm Response, according to an announcement on Monday. “As a full industry member, ADT is entitled to participate in the ongoing development of best practices between the alarm industry and law enforcement on many different levels,” Larry Folsom, president of PPVAR told Security Systems News in an email interview. “As members, PPVAR stakeholders are moving beyond the 'wait and see' of alarm verification...

ADT, Don Young, Larry Folsom, PPVAR


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