June 4, 2018

Creating Menu Board Layout

Digital signage for restaurants is utilized in a number of different ways: for indoor and outdoor advertising, for arranging reservations, and even to keep customers entertained while waiting for their food. You can see how digital signage is implemented across every type of restaurant there is, from franchise fast food to high-end dining. The menu […]
June 1, 2018

Mass Notification and Lockdown Procedures

It’s not exactly a comfortable topic right now, but with certain recent events, discussing lockdown procedures and evacuation notifications is important. We’ll say this straight up: we provide mass notification in Chicago. We don’t want to use tragedy to sell anything, so we’ll talk about the importance of mass notification, whether it’s with us or […]
May 30, 2018

Nurse Call Systems Improve Access

Many assisted living homes in Chicago still operate with traditional nurse call systems. With hard physical locations mounted on walls, this can sometimes put assistance out of the reach of residents. Wireless nurse call for assisted living gives immediate access to residents, who can wear call buttons on lanyards.   Greater Access, Faster Response   […]
May 28, 2018

Make Access Control Simple…or Complex

Access control comes in a variety of solutions. This is because it’s needed by a variety of different businesses, facilities, warehouses, and institutions. What a medical lab needs is different from what a warehouse needs. What a school needs is different from what a research facility needs. For this reason, access control can be a […]
May 25, 2018

Using a Nurse Call System to Improve Service

A wireless nurse call system can be more than a communication system. It’s valuable enough as a system that enables fuller communication so that staff is more flexible and efficient, but you can also use it to improve service and accountability. When a call comes in, the system can record a wealth of information that […]
May 23, 2018

Digital Signage Can be Assertive

Digital signage in Chicago doesn’t have to be polite. In fact, sometimes it shouldn’t be. Too often, businesses treat digital signage too much like traditional signage. It advertises a business, highlights the brand, and gives some information or pricing. That’s not anything traditional signage can’t do. Digital signage is appealing because our eyes have been […]
May 21, 2018
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How to Monetize Your Digital Signage

One way of getting the most of your outdoor advertising is to monetize digital signage. Outdoor digital signage can advertise more than just your business. If you’ve got a digital screen in a good location, you can lease time on it to other local businesses. This is most useful for businesses that are near you. […]
May 18, 2018

Movie Theaters Need to Catch Up with Digital Signage

A recent study by Kinetic Panel highlighted that 18-24 year old consumers found one element of digital signage more appealing than any other: media services. They were more willing to download video clips from digital signage to their phone than they were an app or a game. This highlights the usefulness of digital signage for […]
May 16, 2018
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How to Choose a Commercial Security System

A significant amount of time and resources are invested into a business. Therefore, it’s crucial to ensure that the business has a world-class security system in place to protect it. However, the problem is that most business owners aren’t too knowledgeable about the types of security systems available or how to choose from them. The […]