Never pay a service fee again! Self-monitor your own security system!
Your alarm or electronic sensor sounds an alert
The PhantomLink Direct USB Cable sends the alert through your internet connection
Get alerts via email, text message, on the web, or through our smartphone app!
FREE online monitoring! No service fees!
"Thank you for finally giving me the solution I have been looking for. I have an old ADT system (Ademco) and have been trying to link it to my email/text for years but could never make the bridge that your software allows. Awesome idea." - KT
Fast-Response Inputs (3)
Status Logged Every 10 Minutes
Notify Up to 8 Email/Text Accounts
Alarm, Reset, and Health Alerts
1. Connect two wires to alarm panel (basic alerts).
2. Install software.
Register new cable on PhantomLink.com.
Installation is easy as 1-2-3, and only takes a few minutes. For details, see the Installation Guide
The PhantomLink Direct software is simple to install and easy to use.
The software continually monitors the PhantomLink Direct cable and displays its
status on an easy-to-read display.
If an alarm signal is ever detected, the software immediately logs this information to your PhantomLink dashboard on the cloud. This lets you check on your system from anywhere in the world!
You can even configure the system to send you an immediate notification via email or text message!
Web Dashboard and Mobile Dashboard
PhantomLink provides a free online web dashboard, plus free email and text message notifications.
Data collected by the PhantomLink Direct software is automatically logged to a secure database, where we generate automatic event notifications and activity logs.
An example of features can be seen on the example dashboard
You can manage multiple PhantomLink devices on a single
For mobile users, we provide the PhantomLink Mobile
dashboard, which gives you a quick summary of system health and sensor status directly on your smartphone or tablet.
We also provide a free mobile app for Android that can be downloaded from the Google Play Store.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost?  Is there a service fee?
The PhantomLink Direct cable costs as little as $39.99. And there are NO service fees! We provide free online tools designed to let you monitor your own system.
How secure is it?
PhantomLink Direct uses certified transport layer encryption along with several proprietary verification technologies to ensure your device has not been compromised.
Is it hard to install?
PhantomLink Direct is easy to install. Connect two wires, install the software, and log into your account. That's it!
Does this have other applications?
Absolutely. PhantomLink Direct can be triggered by any 3-15VDC source, and you can label these inputs however you want on the PhantomLink dashboard. So use them for whatever you need!
3x Digital (15VDC Max)
3 Seconds Max
3 Seconds Max
Selectable (0, 15, 30, 45, 60s)
USB (Virtual Serial Port)
None (Bus Powered)
15 Feet (Extension) +
1.5 Feet (Adapter)
Alarm System/Sensor Source
3-15VDC Siren/Alarm Output
USB 1.1 or 2.0 Port