Companies that offer wholesale or third-party monitoring services to the industry.

Criticom Monitoring Services

Headquartered in Longwood, FL, CMS has provided high-quality alarm monitoring nationwide for over 35 years. Our employee tenure is unrivaled. CMS management team has on average more than 19 years experience. As one of the largest wholesale monitoring companies in the U.S., CMS supports over 3.000 alarm dealers who service more than 800,000 subscribers in all 50 states.

Our monitoring training goes beyond industry standards. Operator education is not only intensive, it’s live and “hands-on”, meaning no online computer modules. Central station operators are required to provide superior customer service, ending every customer interaction by thanking them for their business. Also, all calls are monitored for quality assurance to make sure CMS operators are living up to the high expectations we set.

The all new CMS Compass dealer portal, in desktop or mobile versions, provides account access 24/7 and helps you navigate your business with tools exclusive to CMS. Offerings like a dedicated Business Development support representative, a Dealer Support department for your everyday needs, dealer preferred equipment pricing, and customizable end-user marketing materials, make CMS a true business partner.

CMS’ infrastructure is like no other in the business. Our three centers are fully redundant, UL Listed and FM Approved—connected using the latest in communications technology. These advanced features keep us running when disaster strikes. CMS’ infrastructure gives our dealers and their customers peace of mind, knowing their security system will always be monitored.

Property Protection Monitoring, Inc.

Property Protection Monitoring, Inc. is a family owned monitoring station in New England. We have been in business since 1998 and pride ourselves in offering customized services tailored to every client’s needs.

Unlike some larger corporations in the industry, you can always speak with us. There is no extensive waiting on hold or pressing numerous buttons to speak with a live person.

PPM is strictly a 3rd party monitoring station and does not service or install equipment so there will never be a conflict with your customers.

Vyanet Operating Group, Inc.

Private and Wholesale Monitoring Facility

COPS Monitoring

Founded in 1978 and headquartered in Williamstown, NJ, COPS Monitoring is the largest independently-owned provider of professional monitoring services in the United States. Its award-winning network of central stations with locations in New Jersey, Florida, Arizona, Tennessee, Texas and Maryland that are trusted by more than 4,000 independent alarm dealers to safeguard 3.5 million homes and businesses nationwide. COPS is UL listed, FM approved, IQ certified, TMA Five Diamond certified and has been named Central Station of the Year. For more information about COPS Monitoring, visit copsmonitoring.com.

AvantGuard Monitoring Centers

AvantGuard was founded in 1977 as Mountain Alarm. In 2002, we opened our second facility and began providing monitoring services to other security dealers. In 2004, the wholesale monitoring division was re-branded as AvantGuard. Today we have 2 fully-redundant monitoring facilities in Ogden, UT and Rexburg, ID.