Security Industry Media Resource List

The security industry is full of knowledgeable professionals willing to share, interact and learn from one another. To help better connect us all, we’ve put together a list of leading security industry media sites, magazines, forums and resources.


CE Pro Magazine is the leading publication for custom electronics professionals, including security dealers. They serve those who work with and sell tech products to homeowners, homebuilders, and small/medium sized business owners. CE Pro has an active community and frequently provide news and opinions on the hottest trends in consumer electronics.

Twitter: @juliejacobson, @JasonWKnott

NextMarket is a research firm, focusing on emerging technologies including the connected home. Led by Michael Wolf, NextMarket shares insights, news, interviews with leaders in the industry, and more.

Twitter: @NextMarketCo

Parks Associates is an international market research and consulting firm specializing in emerging consumer technologies, smart home, digital health, and IoT. For news and insight from industry professionals, visit the Parks Perspectives Analyst Blog.

Twitter: @ParksAssociates

Security Dealer Magazine has been a leading security channel during their over 40 years of publication. SDM is a trusted source for security dealers around the world, providing reports, forecasts, news and additional resources.

Twitter: @SDMmagazine

Security Uncontained is the community blog for security dealers, covering topics on home automation, the smart home, IoT, and more.

Twitter: @Resolution_Tech

Security Systems News is dedicated to providing security system integrators and installers with the latest information and news through articles, blogs and videos..

Twitter: @SSN_Editor

“Security Products Magazine ( is the industry’s leading new product and technology resource for security dealers, integrators and end users seeking comprehensive product-related information.”

Twitter: @SecProds

Security Sales & Integration Magazine provides news, information, and opinions to installing contractors, systems integrators, and installing dealers in the electronic security industry.

Twitter: @SSIMagazine

The forum for do it yourself (DIY) smart home. Topics include technical support, system design, reviews, and chats. See insights on the smart home from suretyDIY Founder Ryan Boder on the Security Uncontained blog here.

Twitter: @suretyDIY

Host Michael Wolf covers the world of the smart home in his weekly podcast — The Smart Home Show. Topics include remotes, mesh networks, smart home kits, routers, and more. Follow the show on iTunes or Technology.FM.

Twitter: @MichaelWolf

What’s your favorite security industry resource? Did we miss one? Let us know in the comments section below, or on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.

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