Contributor: David Engebretson

David Engebretson

David Engebretson
President of Slayton Solutions Ltd., Chicago, IL
CTIA Network+ Certified Professional, ESNT, CFOT

David Engebretson provides online and instructor-led training in fiber optics and networking of security equipment. Since entering the alarm industry in 1978, he has designed, sold and serviced central station, fire alarm, CCTV, burglar alarm, and access control systems.

Engebretson is the contributing technical editor for SDM magazine, and has written two books: the Technician’s Guide to Networking for Security Systems, and the Technician's Guide to Physical Security Networking: Enterprise Solutions.

David Engebretson has an ongoing relationship with ADI, and in addition to contributing to the ADI Blog he conducts IP training courses at ADI Expos across North America.

Dave can be reached at (708) 212-5150,, or email at


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