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Central Station

Sometimes called an Alarm Monitoring Center, Central Station refers to a service company that monitors burglar, fire and residential alarm systems. UL has a certification for central stations, renewed annually. A typical central station has backup power and telecommunications, and must be able to interface with multiple alarm protocols. CSAA offers a Five Diamond Central Station Certification Program.

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