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Alarm.com launches homebuilder program

7.11.18 - Security Systems News - Tysons, VA Alarm.com, a platform for the intelligently connected property, announced a comprehensive homebuilder program that includes new hardware and service plans designed to facilitate partnerships between homebuilders and...

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A Growing Opportunity

7.13.18 – SIW - SD&I Cover Story (July 2018): Security integrators find new revenue opportunities in the booming cannabis industry. In 1996, California became the first state in the nation to legalize the use of marijuana for medical purposes. More than two decades...

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7.16.18 Weekly News

Door to Door Sales Tym: Former Vivint Sales Reps go ‘Digital Door to Door’ with Smart Home Services 7.9.18 - CEPro - For Utah-based Tym Smart Homes & Home Theaters, social media engagement is the digital equivalent of door-to-door sales, according to the former Vivint...

Simplified Tax Form?

By Mitch Reitman 7-2-18 In early July, the Internal Revenue Service unveiled a draft version of the postcard-size Form 1040 that was promised from last year’s tax reform effort.   This is the front page. As you can see, it pretty much collects the information on the...

Business Tips

Travel Safety Tips Security Technicians Should Take Heed

7.11.18 - SSI Don't let your vehicle be burglarized or high-value items get stolen. Here are some safe travel tips with specifics to working in the security trade. A couple of stories, one recent and one old, got me to thinking about a very important aspect of our...

4 Steps to Better Coordinate Building Automation Systems & Security

7.12.18 - SSI Here's how systems integrators can enhance their value for end customers by tying building automation systems to security. Business leaders’ and organizations’ interaction with digital technology is growing exponentially. Its adoption and integration...

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Maryland housing prices approach ‘bubble’ levels

7.11.18 - Maryland Daily Record - By: Adam Bednar Daily Record Business Writer A supply constrained housing market continued to push the price of homes up in Maryland’s major metro areas to levels not seen since before the housing bubble burst. The median price of...

Here’s How Good Maryland Is For Business

7.11.18 - Patch.com How good is Maryland for business? According to a new study from CNBC published Tuesday, the state is among the bottom half of all 50 states for business. The state ranked 31st on CNBC's 2018 list of the top states for business. Gov. Larry Hogan's...

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ADI Houston Expo 8-9-18

Date: Thursday, August 9, 2018 Location: Hilton Houston North Address: 12400 Greenspoint Drive, Houston, TX 77060 Phone #: 281-875-2222 Expo Program: 7:15AM - Registration Opens 8:00-4:30PM - Expo Seminars   12:00-6:00PM - Exhibits Open Register now All Seminars Are...