Aloha Alarm Video

Thursday, May 4th, 2017

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AT&T 2G Cellular Sunset is Happening

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

AT&T 2G Sunset by 1/1/2017.  Probably Sooner!

2G Cellular Network being turned off.

AT&T’s 2G GSM network shutdown is right on schedule to be completed by January 1, 2017 (or sooner)!

If you have 2G devices on AT&T, your devices will go offline on or before January 1, 2017. In the meantime, AT&T has already stopped adding and certifying new applications, so their customers cannot develop any new GSM M2M/IoT products for use or sale in the U.S. This shutdown will not occur all at once, but will appear sporadically across the country and on January 1, 2017, the 2G wireless network will cease to exist. You may already have fallen victim! (more…)

VOIP Compatibility Problems

Monday, December 14th, 2015

Compatible VOIPVoIP Compatibility Problems

Is your Alarm System Compatible with VoIP Digital Phone Lines?

Alarm Systems and Phone Lines FAQs

It’s no secret that today, many people are deciding to drop their traditional telephone lines for newer, more robust services offered through cellular or Internet providers. But, do these newer telecommunication technologies work with home alarm systems?
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Honeywell Security Lynx Touch L5210

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

Honeywell Security L5210

New Lynx Touch Alarm Panel from Honeywell Security

Description

Honeywell’s LYNX Touch 5210 all-in-one home and business control system features a crystal clear, full-color 4.3″ touchscreen with graphic icons and intuitive prompts for easy operation. It features live video on demand, Z-Wave® automation capabilities, advanced alarm communications, garage door notification and control, tornado alerts for U.S. and Canadian residents, and remote software upgradeability.

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Alarm Door-to-Door Salesman in Force this Year

Tuesday, June 9th, 2015

Be wary of door-to-door sales pitches, you may be getting more of them

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http://khon2.com/2015/06/08/be-wary-of-door-to-door-sales-pitches-you-may-be-getting-more-of-them/

A Royal Kunia woman’s recent encounter with a door-to-door salesperson isn’t sitting well with her and now she’s sharing (more…)

Diary of a Burglar

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

Complete Home ProtectionDiary of a Burglar

How do Professional Burglars view your security preparedness, and what works to dissuade them from choosing your house?

Ever wonder what goes through the mind of a burglar?  We got the chance to sit down with burglary professionals and asked them some real tough questions. It wasn’t easy getting these questions answered but we got them! We gathered the most common answers and assembled them to give you an inside look into the mind of a burglar. It’s time for you to meet Bob, your local burglar. (more…)

Security Alarm Communications Evolution

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014
Cellular Communicator

Cellular Communicator

Security Alarm Communications Evolution

Phone Line, Cellular, Internet.  Which do you choose?

In the “good ole days” life was simple. Phone lines were the only choice for communication of alarm signals from (more…)

Lynx L5200 & L7000 – Honeywell Home Security Alarm System

Monday, May 19th, 2014

Lynx L5200 & L7000 – Honeywell Home Security Alarm System.

Honeywell’s newest alarms in the Lynx Family.

Honeywell has announced the soon to be released Lynx 5200 and Lynx 7000.  The newest upgrades to the widely acclaimed family of products, which includes the tried-and-true Lynx L5100, and the reliable and proven Vista line, including the Vista 15P and Vista 20P products. (more…)

Multiple Alarm User Codes

Friday, March 7th, 2014

Alarm Keypad CodeMost Alarm Systems allow for Multiple User Codes.

Give each family member or worker their own alarm code.

Did you know that your alarm system probably has the ability to give different arm/disarm codes for each user? (more…)

Wired versus Wireless Alarm Systems

Thursday, September 12th, 2013

Wireless Home AlarmWired versus Wireless Home Security Systems

Which is Better for You?

When choosing a security alarm system for your home, there is more to consider than just the price.  Sometimes what you don’t see is as important as what is visible. (more…)