Category: Security Technology

June 12, 2020

7 Emerging Touchless Access Control Technologies to Consider

While touch-free access control has been gaining popularity for years, the technology has really seen a surge in the midst of the Coronavirus pandemic. Now more than ever its critical to react quickly and be open to change in order to minimize spread and ensure safety.

Your Enterprise Access Control Systems
July 29, 2019

4 Unique Ways to Secure Your Enterprise Access Control Systems

Enterprise access control systems have become a target for hackers who look for the easy way in. Here are 4 ways to ensure your system is secure.

Drone surveillance
July 1, 2019

Amazon Gets U.S. Patent to Use Delivery Drones for Surveillance Service

Amazon is considering using drones not simply to deliver packages but additionally to provide surveillance as a service to its customers, based on a patent granted to Amazon earlier this month by the US Patent and Trademark Office.

IS West 2019
May 30, 2019

ISC West 2019: What We Saw, What We Learned

Last month, our executive team attended the ISC West 2019 event in Las Vegas and it was three days of non-stop learning about significant trends and new products in the industry. There have been sweeping changes in technology over the past year making the annual pilgrimage to ISC West even more exciting than usual. We’ve […]

security integration trends
May 15, 2019

Top 8 Trends to Watch in Security Integration

As technology continues to evolve, people and businesses are focusing more of their attention on security. Whether they are looking to protect themselves, their data, or their company and employees, the top security integration trends showcase the latest technology available to meet their needs. Cloud Storage for Video Surveillance The cloud has been around for […]

active shooter training
May 10, 2019

Active Shooter Training Impacting Response to Violent Events

Active shooter training and changes to lock-down procedures are impacting the way people respond in violent events. School districts traditionally use the hide and lock-down tactic, which make students ‘sitting targets.’ Instead, many schools have changed to using active shooter training drills, which incorporate action-based responses.  Active Shooter Training Played a Role at Highlands Ranch […]

May 10, 2019

Combining Active Directories and Access Control for Better Visitor Management

There’s a distinct challenge in using access control for visitor management. Designers of access systems may focus only on those who need permanent access, as they consider visitor management a separate issue entirely. Many enterprises choose to segregate their visitor management and access control protocols, but this can lead to more work for employees and […]

May 3, 2019

Updating Your Restaurant Security System

The importance of a solid restaurant security system—not only for the restaurant itself but for employees and customers—cannot be overstated.

April 19, 2019

Security Cabling Standards You Should Know Before Doing It Yourself

These industry-recognized security cabling standards methods have been honed through years of updates and field-testing.

April 5, 2019

What Is the Best Type of Security System for Banks? The Benefit of Video Analytics

By connecting all their surveillance, access control, critical communications and more, banks can better understand who is on their premises and why.