With more than 97% of American adults owning some type of mobile device and more than 85% owning a smartphone, it begs the question “Why is your fire alarm system still using a landline?”.
All too often customers think that upgrading their video surveillance system means a complete overhaul of their system, but a “rip and replace” is not necessarily a foregone conclusion. Here are five relatively easy-to-implement and affordable upgrades to your existing system.
Like most technologies, public address systems have come a long way -- providing greater flexibility, control, and access. And yet, unlike other current technologies that accelerate the pace of obsolescence, the PA systems we install can often leverage existing infrastructure to minimize cost and disruption.
One lesser known application for ESSER Funding is public address systems. These mass notification systems which assist schools with safety and security help schools prepare for, respond to, and reduce COVID-19 transmission.
Video surveillance systems have come a long way from the days of a security guard trying to keep up with a handful of screens. Today’s systems are engineered to be flexible, proactive, and highly integrated, designed to provide early detection, informed response, and speedy resolution.
The pandemic has accelerated the move away from traditional pen and paper logbooks. Reduced staffing levels combined with sanitization concerns and wellness checks means automated visitor management is now essential for all organizations.
Managing your information security posture can be daunting but some strategic practices, like MFA and training, have proven successful. We explore 6 ideas for enhancing your information security.
Accessing public Wi-Fi hotspots may be convenient for work catch-ups, but public Wi-Fi presents cybersecurity risks. Know how to protect your company's data with these 17 tips.
You’ve likely heard of 4G and 5G as it relates to your cell phone, but did you know it also applies to your facility’s fire alarm and security systems? The sunset of 3G technology puts many pre-2018 fire alarm systems in jeopardy.
What are some important considerations in putting together a public address and mass notification system? The National Electrical Manufacturer's Association established some key parameters in its Communications Systems for Life Safety in Schools, and we highlight those ideas here.