NMC Blog

  • UL Announces Video Certification

    ul video requirements UL will now be reviewing managed video services with their new standard, UL 827b. According to UL, current video services in the  security industry are just the start of what will be possible as hardware storage increases and software products expand.   Video services have always been held back by the physical capacities of data streaming and ...
  • Hackers Beware

    Computer Hacker Security Monitoring National Monitoring Center (NMC) constantly evaluates, tests, and upgrades its systems to keep hackers out of our security systems. At the Black Hat conference in 2014, computer hackers demonstrated the ease with which they altered the camera feeds for several security systems.   Even if burglars can’t prevent an alarm system from notifying the monitoring team about ...
  • Certifications and Licenses

    UL Certificate Security Monitoring As a leader in the security industry, National Monitoring Center (NMC) maintains several certifications and licenses verifying our commitment to excellence. As a monitoring center, NMC must remain in good stead with several agencies in our efforts to provide you and your customers with the most comprehensive security systems possible.   Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Underwriters Laboratories (UL) inspects ...
  • Emergency Response Training

    Emergency Response Monitoring Service National Monitoring Center (NMC) provides its customer service representatives with unparalleled training to ensure they can effectively handle the most serious of emergency calls. Your customers can rely on NMC’s call center representatives to act as a trusting, authoritative voice in times of crisis.   Just one emergency call can determine whether your clients become raving fans ...
  • Commercial Security After Hours

    Afterhours Security Crime doesn’t operate on a 9 to 5 schedule. Crime happens during early morning hours, late at night, and over the weekend. During those critical hours, customers need to know if something unusual is happening at their businesses. National Monitoring Center (NMC) provides several options so your customers are aware of any unusual activity during ...
  • Why Redundancy Matters

    Redundancy in security company The power goes out. The internet grinds to a hault. The phone lines go dead. As a security firm you know there are a thousand things that can go wrong when it comes to monitoring your customers’ families, homes, and businesses. But for the customers that rely on you as a security service firm, there ...