ScanSource Security

You can count on ScanSource Security to be your single distributor for everything you need to grow your physical security business. Our depth of physical security knowledge and services has earned us the reputation of being the distributor that gets the job done right, the first time and every time. We introduce programs to you that generate leads, financing that helps you close deals faster, and other services that are designed to help you save time and money. We offer resellers and integrators the trust, confidence and peace-of-mind that only comes through a partnership with a distributor whose mission is to help them succeed.

Specifically what are you trying to do?

by Melissa Andrews October 17, 2013 ScanSource POS & Barcode

It’s a question Jeremy Gutsche, founder of, asked attendees at the ScanSource POS and Barcode and ScanSource Security Partner Conference in Austin this week. Gutsche got the group thinking when he asked attendees if they could describe their business and what they do in seven words.  It’s an exercise to keep businesspeople learning, thinking […]

FUEL — Opportunities, Inspiration and Good Old-Fashioned BBQ

by Melissa Andrews October 17, 2013 ScanSource POS & Barcode

We hit the road to join our valuable partners, including vendors, customers and ScanSource employees at the FUEL Partner Conference on October 14-15 in Austin, Texas. And whether we were filling up on high-octane information or racing armadillos and eating Texas-sized portions of BBQ (provided by The Salt Lick!), this conference was a powerful engine […]

Let us do your configuration work for you…

by Brooke Mills October 8, 2013 ScanSource Security

As a value-added distributor, the Custom Configuration Center is a natural part of what we do for our customers – it’s in our DNA. We can literally do everything a dealer needs to be ready to install, including setting IP addresses, labeling boxes, configuring lenses, installing mounts and more.  You name it – we can […]

Am I ready for the Internet of Everything???

by Ashlee Dufek October 7, 2013 Cloud Computing

Has anyone else seen Cisco’s “Here’s To Humanity” video about the Internet of Everything?  Like most Cisco videos, it seems to have the perfect combination of sound, sparkle, and light that draws my mind into a euphoric state where all seems right with the world.  But when I watched it a second time and read […]

Product Review: Analog Camera from Advantage Line by Bosch

by Alex Britt September 30, 2013 IP Security

Are you looking for an edge on the competition in any security challenge? The Advantage Line by Bosch is the key to that edge. The Advantage Line is an entire suite of low-cost, high-quality products and tools from Bosch. Right now you can source Bosch’s full line of indoor cameras, outdoor cameras, digital video recorders, […]

Let the Big Dog Eat!

by Thomas Peery September 26, 2013 ScanSource Catalyst

Ruckus Wireless, Inc. announced today that it has been awarded the highest honors in the 2013 CRN Annual Report Card (ARC), outscoring competitors, including ADTRAN, Cisco, Dell/SonicWall, D-Link, Emerson Network Power, and HP. This prestigious study is considered the definitive benchmark for measuring excellence in the IT Channel community and recognizes the top-rated vendor partners […]

What’s all the buzz about the new Interlogix NVR 21?

by Deonna Davis September 20, 2013 IP Security

Recently the ScanSource Security Tech support team reviewed the Interlogix NVR 21 on YouTube! The review was great and customers are excited about this new NVR 21.  Check out the review for yourself and find out what the buzz is all about. What’s so special about the NVR 21?

eFlow Series from Altronix

by Alex Britt September 16, 2013 IP Security
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The eFlow is a new series of power supply/chargers from Altronix. The eFlow series power supply/chargers feature a supervised fire alarm disconnect, over voltage protection, and low power shutdown to protect from deep discharge. The units provide one main power output and an additional Class 2 rate power-limited output in various power ratings.

Business Builders: Custom Configuration Center

by Nick Miller September 10, 2013 Business

ScanSource has many things that set it apart from other distributors.  We do not think of you—the dealer and integrator community—as only our customers, but also our partners.  As business partners, it benefits everyone for you to grow and become more efficient.  Business Builders is a series of web seminars that focus on some of […]

Meet the Zebra ZXP Series 1!

by Pressly Yost September 10, 2013 Card Printing

Ideal for low-volume, single-sided card printing applications in color or monochrome, the ZXP Series 1 offers a complete card printing solution with a minimal upfront investment. Its ENERGY STAR™ certification and eco-friendly print cartridges make it the best entry-level printer on the market.