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. 


Wired vs. Wireless Security Cameras: Pros & Cons

Wired and wireless security cameras provide security and protection for homeowners, yet choosing the best is determinant upon several critical factors, such as resolution, connectability, capabilities, intended location, and more.

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The Best Features of Remote Video Monitoring in Commercial Settings

When utilized within commercial properties and small businesses, remote video surveillance monitoring offers additional protection for employees and assets, while also providing insights regarding productivity and other internal activities.

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The Best Features of Residential Remote Video Monitoring

Security cameras with remote video monitoring via compatible mobile apps can be your eyes and ears for periodic check-ins with elderly loved ones and children, wellness management, fire and life safety protection, and more.

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10 Benefits of Smart Home Technology

Benefits of smart home technology include remote monitoring, customization, improved safety, interconnectivity, wellness and safety check-ins, motion detection, and video analytics—all of which can be managed from any mobile device.

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