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February 22, 2023

3Sixty Integrated’s Expanded Capabilities: Post Cook & Boardman Acquisition | 3Sixty Integrated

Now that 3Sixty Integrated has joined The Cook & Boardman Group family, we can offer our customers the best of both worlds when it comes to physical security and integration. We’re excited to share how our combined efforts will help customers and partners navigate today’s rapidly changing physical security landscape.

February 7, 2023

The History of Door Security – 10 Historical Events That Shaped the State of Today’s Door Security | 3Sixty Integrated

Door security has come a long way throughout history, and there have been many surprising events that have shaped the industry. In this article, we cover 10 of the most interesting and impactful innovations in door security.

January 29, 2023

The Cook & Boardman Group Acquisition and What it Means for Our Customers | 3Sixty Integrated

On December 14, 2021, The Cook & Boardman Group, the nation’s largest distributor of commercial doors, frames & hardware, electronic access control equipment, and specialty products, announced the acquisition of San Antonio-based 3Sixty Integrated. A year later, we spoke with Mr. Will Duke, President of 3Sixty Integrated to ask him a few questions about how the acquisition has impacted the company and how 3Sixty Integrated will continue to serve its clients moving forward.

January 18, 2023

Weapons Detection Technology for Today’s College Campus Environment | 3Sixty Integrated

Higher education institutions face unique security challenges requiring innovative solutions to keep their campuses safe. CEIA OPENGATE® provides colleges and universities with a reliable, easy-to-use solution that delivers the security they need without the negative aspects of legacy metal detectors.

December 12, 2022

Improving Healthcare Facility Security with OPENGATE® Weapons Detection System | 3Sixty Integrated

Healthcare organizations experience workplace violence more than any other industry. Fortunately, healthcare facilities can implement effective security measures, such as a weapons detection, to strengthen their security posture while maintaining a welcoming environment.

November 28, 2022

Modern Supermarket Electronic Security Solutions | 3Sixty Integrated

Grocery retailers face the daily challenge of providing a positive shopping experience while ensuring the safety of their employees and customers. Understanding the advanced supermarket electronic security solutions available can help strengthen your store’s electronic security posture, protect assets, and keep employees and customers safe.

November 14, 2022

How Your District Can Comply With New K-12 School Safety Standards | 3Sixty Integrated

On October 27th, the Texas Education Agency proposed updates in school security standards for districts across the state in response to the tragedy that occurred at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas. These new rules mandate new regulations that educational facilities must abide by for the 2022-2023 school year. Read our summary of the requirements to ensure your district is in compliance and has the necessary plan to ensure a safe campus environment. 

November 3, 2022

5 Key Areas to Review in Your Commercial Parking Lot Security Audit | 3Sixty Integrated

FBI reports show parking structures and lots are the third most common site of murders and assaults in the U.S. Yet most risk management professionals agree that parking lots are one of the most overlooked risk exposures for businesses and property owners. Here are five areas to review while conducting a parking lot security audit. 

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October 19, 2022

How You Can Use Your Video Analytics for More Than Just Security | 3Sixty Integrated

Video analytics is becoming increasingly important for modern surveillance systems, and the trend is only set to continue. In this article, we will cover the basic concepts and technology behind video analytics by highlighting some real-world use cases.

October 6, 2022

CEIA’s OPENGATE® Weapons Detection Technology – A Game Changer for K-12 Security | 3Sixty Integrated

In light of recent events, school leaders are turning to technology, specifically weapons detection systems, to ensure that students, staff, and visitors do not bring weapons or other threatening metallic objects into school buildings. 3Sixty Integrated has partnered with CEIA USA to integrate weapons detection technology into your security infrastructure and enhance threat deterrence.