NMC Blog

  • The Gold Standard

    UL 2050 Security Monitoring Service National Monitoring Center (NMC) is one of the few nationally-acclaimed, third-party monitoring services in the United States to be UL 2050 listed. This means that the services provided by NMC are in compliance with the industry standard, making NMC the perfect choice for dealers of the higher security market.   Certification of alarm services is important because ...
  • Vulnerabilities of an Unprotected Home

    Home Security Monitoring Homeowners are often reluctant to get security monitoring for their home because they feel their front door lock is sufficient to keep intruders out. Unfortunately even the most complex locks can be picked and overrode by clever intruders. Promote home security with your clients by making them aware of the vulnerabilities of an unprotected home.   ...
  • Sell Savings with the Smart Home

    According to the Federal Bureau of Investigations, a home burglary occurs every 15 seconds in the United States. On top of that, homes without a security system are three times more likely to be burglarized than homes with a security system. With these stats in mind, your home security clients should be made aware of ...
  • The Smartphone: A Security Tool at Your Fingertips

    security smartphone These days smart phones are no longer marketed as a luxury, they are sold as a necessity. Millions of Americans engage in the fervor that is the release of the latest smart phone from the top competing companies, some even lining up for hours just to drop hundreds of dollars on the newest piece of ...
  • National Monitoring Center (NMC) Announces Key Executive Hire

    Lake Forest, CA – April 4, 2016 In another key move to solidify its position as industry leader in the alarm monitoring industry, National Monitoring Center (NMC) announced the hiring of Kathleen Schraufnagel to join its executive team as Central Station Manager for NMC’s Texas facility. Schraufnagel brings an impressive resume to the NMC Team.  She began ...
  • Trends in the PERS Market

    Personal Emergency Response System The global market for Personal Emergency Response System (PERS) is expected to reach $1.85 billion by 20171 and $4.4 billion by 20202, driven by the expanding base of the aging population and an increased preference for independent living. Surging alongside this trend is the increasing proliferation of Information Technology infrastructure to support the demands of this population. Included ...
  • Creating a secure environment for hotel guests

    Hotel Security Monitoring Video monitoring has become a prominent component of running a business and the hospitality world is no exception. No hotel can operate without a security system. However, the effectiveness of any security systems is limited by its responsiveness. At National Monitoring Center (NMC), we provide your hotel clients with speedy, reliable, and professional monitoring services. ...
  • Capturing the Small Business Audience

    Small Business Security Monitoring System With all the day-to-day tasks managed by a small-business owner, it’s no wonder the last thing he thinks about is enrolling in a monitoring system as a double shield on top of keeping doors locked during non-business hours. Often times, small business owners do not even realize they are at risk until a break-in or ...
  • The Importance of Environment Monitoring

    security monitoring Environment monitoring is an aspect of production business that is often overlooked or completely left unconsidered. However, it has tremendous importance in product conservation and cost elimination, especially for businesses that are required to maintain a climate controlled environment. At National Monitoring Center (NMC), we offer reliable and effective environment monitoring systems that will save ...
  • Defining Cybersecurity for Clients

    Cyber security For existing clients, you are frequently their primary source of information regarding anything related to security — including in-house data and cloud based information. If you need assistance in creating a cybersecurity solution within your business, contact National Monitoring Center (NMC). We can give you the guidance and resources necessary to create a plan to ...