June 25, 2018

Security Training is More than Knowing the Equipment

Security training is important. That’s why we train your personnel on any new equipment we install – access control, CCTV, mass notification, intercoms. Whatever it might be, the first step to proficient use is knowing the system well. When there’s an emergency, you don’t want to be thinking about what menu to call up or […]
June 22, 2018

CCTV Resolution vs. Placement

Shows like “CSI” to movies like “Blade Runner 2049” show CCTV being used to clarify facial features from a long way away. It’s true that high resolution CCTV allows you to zoom in on recorded details with great clarity. Just don’t expect them to perform magic. Keep in mind that placement and angle are just […]
June 20, 2018

Tour Other Outdoor Digital Signage

When you’re buying a home, you don’t buy anything without getting a tour of it. You want to look at it, judge its quality and durability. You want to envision how you would live in it. You look at other homes as well, especially if it’s your first time buying a home. You need something […]
June 18, 2018

What a Fire Alarm Monitoring Service Covers

When we install fire alarm systems or emergency alert systems, we do a few additional things for the businesses we serve. First off, it makes sense to ensure your staff are thoroughly trained. New systems can have new interfaces and management tools so that you can run drills or adjust alerts easily. We want to […]
June 15, 2018

How Facility Size Impacts CCTV Camera Deployment

The size of a facility can completely change the CCTV camera installation you choose. For example: CCTV for a retail store will be very different from CCTV for a warehouse. Everything’s fairly close and centralized in the store. This make certain types of CCTV installation easier and more practical. Things are very spaced out in […]
June 13, 2018

Digital Signage Advertising & Capturing Customer Attention

Are you struggling with digital signage ideas? The technology is incredibly useful. It’s been proven time and again to capture more attention than traditional signage. Our eyes are trained to focus on digital screens and read what’s there before we’ve even thought about whether we want to. This makes for tremendously effective advertising. Even so, […]
June 11, 2018

Controlling CCTV on Your Smartphone – What Will and Won’t Help

As a business owner or security manager, you’re often off-premises or in the field. This doesn’t even cover your hours off, when you should be enjoying some privacy but you’re still effectively on-call should anything happen. This means you need access to CCTV on a smartphone or tablet. This is easy enough for us to […]
June 8, 2018

Tips for Using Two-Way Audio Security

Many access points at facilities aren’t directly attended by personnel. There can be many reasons for this, from conserving staff to protecting these personnel from potential dangers. For this, you combine three separate systems a security installation company provides into one: access control, CCTV camera, and intercom.   This doesn’t mean we cram together systems […]
June 6, 2018

The Importance of a Cohesive Digital Signage Network

There’s a temptation when you’re investing in advertising technology. Rather than stick with a cohesive set of technologies, you try to branch out and involve every version that’s available. You think this will allow you to present a strategy that follows multiple approaches, but instead it can create more work and quickly become counter-productive. When […]