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 for your home or office, or if you're thinking of investing in glass break sensors and alarm monitoring for additional protection, learn more with our comprehensive resource guides.   

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The Best Glass Break Sensors of 2021: 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 Alarm.com monitoring plan offered through General Security.

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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. 

 

Is a Do-It-Yourself Security System Right for Me?

A do-it-yourself (DIY) security system offers easy setup and installation, product customizations, smart technology integration, and cost-effective equipment for smaller spaces, short-term or temporary living situations, and those on a budget.

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Why Your Small Business Needs a Security System

A security solution comprising technologies such as alarm systems with Central Station Monitoring, cameras, and video surveillance provides the necessary protection for small businesses to effectively safeguard employees and assets, while also monitoring productivity, open/close reports, and other important data.

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Geofencing Security Systems: How Do They Work?

Geofencing security systems enable users to pre-program and remotely control smart home devices based upon geographic location for improved efficiencies, comfort, convenience, and safety.

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Top Benefits of a VoIP Phone System

VoIP phone systems provide businesses of all sizes and industries with a flexible, collaborative communication solution that’s easy to set up and use, while also saving time and money, while increasing productivity.

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