Burglar Alarm Partitions Guide

Author: Ari Erenthal, Published on May 10, 2017

Many burglar alarm systems have a single designated level of access for users. A user can arm or disarm the entire alarm by entering a single code. Some alarm applications require alarm installers to design the alarm with multiple sections that are kept separate from each other. These sections are called partitions. In this guide, we examine alarm partitions, including

  • What is a partition?
  • Common partition applications
  • Implementing partitions

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