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Come See ADI at InfoComm 2017

ADI Global Distribution

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On June 14th In Events
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If you are at InfoComm 2017, then do not miss everything there is to see at ADI’s newly redesigned booth! (#743). Stop by to learn how ADI can help introduce you to new technologies that will help you gain additional revenue streams by expanding into new markets.  

Don’t Miss ADI at InfoComm 2017

Cynthia Menna

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On June 8th In A/V,Access,ADI Corporate Messages,Audio/Video,Communications,Events,Home Control,Intrusion
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InfoComm 2017 is here, and if you are going to be at the show in Orlando, you won’t want to miss everything there is to see at the ADI booth #743. ADI Global Distribution is focused on introducing integrators to new technologies that will help them gain additional revenue streams by expanding into new markets as [...]

Best Practices of Password Handling for Video Storage Devices

Garrett Savage

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On December 2nd In IP Solutions,IP Surveillance Video,IP Tech Tips
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When it comes to IP security for recording devices that are used for video storage, the management of user passwords is vital to the continued operation and safety of the system.  Should the passwords to a device be lost or changed, whether maliciously or by accident, it could mean a catastrophic loss of video surveillance [...]

Smartphone Surveillance as a Great Selling Point for IP-Based Security Camera Systems

Garrett Savage

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On June 16th In IP Surveillance Video,Video Surveillance
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With the continued rising popularity of IP-based security camera systems showing no signs of slowing down, the capability to remotely monitor and control these systems from a mobile device has become a major draw for customers. The ability to check on their property with a glance at a smartphone or tablet is playing an increasingly [...]

Don’t Miss the ADI Security Solutions Pavilion and More at InfoComm

Marco Cardazzi

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On June 2nd In Access,ADI Corporate Messages,Audio/Video,Intrusion,IP Solutions,IP Surveillance Video,Networking,Tools,Video Surveillance
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InfoComm 2016 is here and if you are going to be at the show in Las Vegas you won’t want to miss everything there is to see at the ADI booth #C5423. We invite you to come see and test some of the latest technologies in IP Solutions, Pro A/V, Outdoor Displays, Retail, and Hospitality Solutions. Keeping [...]

Guest Blog Post: Designing a Surveillance System with Multi-Sensor Cameras

Mark Espenschied (Director of Marketing, Digital Watchdog)

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On April 28th In Video Surveillance
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    When you bid a video surveillance project, do you think in terms of general area surveillance vs. choke points? Do you also consider the need for live monitoring vs. recorded evidence? Is there a specific expectation for the frame rate of the video? If you’re still only thinking in terms of single-sensor cameras… [...]

Access Control – More than Just Doors

Kate Rose

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On April 22nd In Access
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What is an Access Control System? Controlling doors right? That could be how your customers think of it. But in addition to traditional applications, there are several, less obvious, uses for physical access control, and it’s important to make our customers aware of both traditional and non-traditional applications for Access Control products. Hospitals There are [...]

Using Unmanaged Network Switches for IP Camera Applications

Garrett Savage

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On March 1st In IP Solutions,IP Surveillance Video
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  In many installations security integration companies are putting IP cameras onto separate or parallel networks. In these cases, the installing firm would normally supply network switches to provide connectivity for IP cameras, access control devices, and other security equipment.  By putting the security devices on isolated separate cabling and network switches, the security of [...]

Industry Trends to Watch in 2016

ADI Global Distribution

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On December 29th In Uncategorized
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As the old year rolls into 2016, it’s time to consider some of the trends that have the potential to change our industry in the future.  While some of these topics may be considered as threats to security and low-voltage contractors, within each potential problem is an opportunity for astute companies to get ahead of [...]

DIY Brake Jobs?

David Engebretson

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On November 24th In Intrusion
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As you are likely aware, there are a number of companies such as Simplisafe, Iris, Canary, and Oplink to name a few, who advertise “Do It Yourself” (DIY) alarm systems, primarily aimed at residential and small commercial customers. This influx of DIY alarm systems into the market raises an inevitable question; as security professionals, how [...]