October 25, 2017
digital sign

Why Does a Digital Sign Capture Our Attention So Easily?

In many ways, we’ve trained ourselves to pay attention to screens in ways we no longer pay attention to old-fashioned signs. We get information from our phones and do our work on computers. When scrolling text at the bottom of newscasts was first introduced, it was distracting. Now, we’ve learned to be able to read […]
October 24, 2017
digital signage

Where is Digital Signage Used?

You may be considering digital signage for your business. When you look at a new form of advertising, the first question that comes to mind is, “How do others use it?” You don’t want to be left behind when it comes to adopting new technology, but you also want to see where it’s been successful […]
October 23, 2017
CCTV

3 Solutions for CCTV Cameras in Low Light

3 Solutions for CCTV Cameras in Low Light A camera set in a position where light levels are low won’t always pick up the detail it needs to. Sometimes, the simplest solution is the best. It’s often easiest to install a light source nearby. This isn’t always possible, and light sources can always be broken. […]
October 20, 2017
IP security camera

Advantages of an IP Security Camera System Over Analog System

There are many advantages that an IP security camera CCTV system offers over an analog format. IP security cameras send their signal over a network, allowing greater information transfer than an analog signal sent to a DVR. What are the biggest advantages? Resolution Whether cabled or wireless, CCTV systems that use an IP system have […]
October 19, 2017
CCTV

How do Analog, IP, and Wireless CCTV Cameras Work?

What’s the difference between an analog and an Internet Protocol (IP) security camera system? How does each system work? Each form of CCTV system records what’s happening on your camera feeds so you can play it back later. IP systems are able to offer much more capability than analog, however. How is each different? Analog […]
September 15, 2017

Needs of a Modern Fire Alert System

Needs of a Modern Fire Alert System Most facility managers and executives haven’t given much thought to their fire alarm system. They make the mistake of thinking that one fire alarm system is the same as any other. There are basic needs that must be fulfilled, and yet many facility managers overlook or do not […]
September 14, 2017

Mass Notification System: Guiding Your Business Through Disaster

Mass Notification System: Guiding Your Business Through Disaster Many organizations have done a good job of establishing plans for disaster response and disaster recovery. Businesses that have put thought into it even have multiple plans depending on expected emergency types – fire, natural disaster, shooter, server loss, data breach, ransomware. For the most prepared of […]
September 13, 2017

Deciding Between Wired and Wireless CCTV Systems

Deciding Between Wired and Wireless CCTV Systems Wireless technology has become tremendously capable in recent years. Yet is it capable of managing your CCTV and security camera system? Wireless CCTVs have many advantages, yet wired CCTVs are still the better choice for many businesses. It really depends on what your business, the coverage you need, […]
September 12, 2017

Different Fire Alert Systems Fit Differently-Sized Businesses

Different Fire Alert Systems Fit Differently-Sized Businesses The first consideration when choosing your fire alert system is the size of your business. More precisely, it’s the size of its workforce, clientele, and the size and complexity of the building itself. Fire codes will address most of this, but it’s important to understand why different requirements […]