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CMS' Tony Wilson talks about DragonFly

June 15, 2016Spencer Ives

I recently got the chance to have an email conversation with CMS' president Tony Wilson about the company working with Honeywell's DragonFly DIY offering. The DragonFly product is a self-installed system that is tied to professional monitoring. Wilson said the company hopes to have dealers on the DIY program by the end of June. Wilson said that this is the first DIY solution that CMS is offering its dealers, adding that the company is also “considering adding an additional DIY program that...

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CMS joins ASAP

November 6, 2015SSN Staff

LONGWOOD, Fla.—Criticom Monitoring Services went live with ASAP to PSAP program in mid-October, starting with the city of Richmond, Va. “Our hope is that the ASAP program will increase the speed and accuracy of our dispatches,” Tony Wilson, president of CMS, said in a prepared statement. CMS serves more than 3,500 alarm companies and their 800,000 customers, with monitoring services including security, fire, PERS, environmental, two-way voice and remote video. “Awareness...

ASAP to PSAP, CMS, Criticom Monitoring Services, Jay Hauhn, The Monitoring Association (TMA), Tony Wilson

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PPVAR panels at ISC West merit a close look

March 19, 2014Leif Kothe

For anyone monitoring the progress of the latest push toward a comprehensive verified alarm standard, there's a pair of consecutive PPVAR panel sessions at ISC West that are can't-miss in stature. The first session, moderated by Steve Walker, vice president of Stanley Convergent, kicks off on Thursday, April 3 in Room 502, and is especially noteworthy because it brings several outside-the-industry perspectives into the same forum. Titled “Insurance and Law Enforcement Review Verified Alarms,”...

Chuck Moeling, CMS, Don Young, Honeywell, Interface, Keith Jentoft, Physical Security, PPVAR, Steve Walker, Tony Wilson, verified alarms, video verification

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CMS partners with UPG for discounted pricing

May 24, 2011Daniel Gelinas

LONGWOOD, Fla.—Criticom Monitoring Services, the largest wholesale monitoring center in the U.S. with over 800,000 subscribers and over 4,000 dealers, in May announced a partnership with Universal Power Group, a supplier and distributor of batteries and power accessories, as well as a provider of supply chain services. CMS dealers will receive discounted pricing on UPG products and services through its UPG Dealer Parts Club, a program offering discounted batteries and security hardware to...

CMS, Criticom Monitoring Services, Ian Edmonds, Tony Wilson, Universal Power Group, UPG, UPG Dealer Parts Club

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