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iControl sues Alarm.com and Frontpoint.com This was interesting news to hit the web today.  It was on the Wall Street Journal at 10am.   Othermedia sources also picked up the story from the press release. It was only a matter of time before the two major Home Automation/Security Cloud services clashed. Alarm.com and iControl.  iControl […]

Monitronics set to acquire Security Networks in the next month Wow! What a surprise! I had no idea this was in the works. Did you? Just when Security Networks was starting to become known they are no longer. I wonder what former Moni dealers that turned Security Networks Dealers will think about this. An email […]

YARMOUTH, Maine—When it comes to alarm services, customers can choose packages ranging from a Pinto to a Ferrari. If you’re lucky, they’ll pony up for a Ferrari. But will they get their money’s worth by putting it through its paces? The answer can reveal a lot about patterns of usage, which in turn can serve […]

Members of the ESA of Utah got actively involved in Summit County.  Read what happened here: Summit County Response Letter The Summit County Sheriff sent out a letter on February 1, 2013 that stated, Please be advised; effective March 1, 2013, the Summit County Sheriff’s Office will be changing policy regarding response to residential and business […]

After WWII, alarm equipment was hard to get.  Shortages of wire, batteries, bells, etc. threatened the survival of the smaller alarm companies. Ben Call, owner of Call’s Police Signal Corp. in Boston, decided to form his own manufacturing company named Alarm Products & Supplies.  He bought dies to make bells and contacts and a “whole ton […]

Are you a business that manufactures, distributes, supplies or sells a product or service to Regular or National Company members? Do you want to network with the alarm companies in Utah and be part of events that they are doing every month? Then we would like to welcome you to ESA of Utah as an Associate […]

Owners and senior executives from the leading integration companies will attend the 2013 ESA Leadership Summit (February 18-21 in Orlando, FL) for intensive educational offerings, networking/social functions and vendor contact. This is your opportunity to take quality time to think about your product offerings, business plan and most importantly about company GROWTH and improving profits. View […]

New ordinance for Salt Lake County Sheriff’s department will require alarm companies to provide alarm permit number at the time of the alarm call. The post will continue on here. This is Photoshop’s version of Lorem Ipsum. Proin gravida nibh vel velit auctor aliquet. Aenean sollicitudin, lorem quis bibendum auctor, nisi elit consequat ipsum, nec […]

It’s Finally Here! Salt Lake City Police Department is proud to announce alarm permits online at www.slcpd.com Scroll down to “popular links” Click on “alarm permit entry”. If this is a residential permit, type the last name first followed by the first name with no comma between. If you are an alarm company, the email […]