Insights & Resources

Stay Connected to the Latest Security News, Trends & Products 

Whether you’re shopping for a new security system for your home, commercial property, or small business, or want to learn more about the latest smart technologies and accompanying mobile apps, we’ve got you covered. 

Learn more about these and other cutting-edge technologies , new products, and industry news through our resource guides and  regularly updated blog posts. 

Security & Technology Resource Guides

From adding smart technologies and security systems to your home, commercial property, or small business, or if you're thinking of investing in glass break sensors and alarm monitoring for additional protection, learn more through our comprehensive resource guides.   


The Best Glass Break Sensors of 2022: A Definitive Guide

Learn more about our top picks, benefits, types, and best features of this critical home security component.

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Smart Homes: What to Know

This comprehensive guide outlines the many aspects of a smart home, including its evolution, characteristics, advantages, and more.

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Alarm Monitoring: What Is It & Does It Keep Your Home Safe?

Discover the features you'll receive from an monitoring plan offered through General Security.

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The Complete Guide to Commercial Security Systems

This comprehensive resource includes the many aspects of commercial security systems, such as features, benefits, costs, technology and equipment, smart integrations, and more.

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Blogs & Industry News

As security technologies change within for both home and commercial use, we're always on the cusp of what's new and groundbreaking. Learn more about the latest news and information on security cameras, video analytics, smart technologies, alarm systems, remove viewing, carbon monoxide and fire safety, and others. 


How Access Control Systems Can Protect All Businesses

Automated access control systems protect staff and property, monitor productivity, provide useful analytics, and more—whether a small business, multi-unit corporation, hospital system, or retail store.

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10 Beneficial Smart Home Features for Back-to-School Season

Useful smart home technologies for families during back-to-school season include automated smart locks, security cameras with real-time check-ins, interior temperature management, pre-programmed geofencing scenes, and more.

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The Benefits of Smart Home Automation for Aging in Place

Common home security devices such as doorbell cameras, smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors, door locks, contact sensors, and more can be paired with smart automation for safe, independent senior living.

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The Benefits of Solar Monitoring

Adding solar panels to your home or business has many benefits including greater energy efficiencies and cost savings, useful smart features, reduced carbon emissions, and more.

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