Entries by Mark Recene

Gun Shot Detection

Ensuring public safety is increasingly challenging as the specter of an active shooter looms over various settings, burdening business owners, event planners, and government authorities alike.  Gunfire detection systems, also known as gunfire locators, are instrumental in identifying and pinpointing the origin of gunfire or weapon discharge through acoustic, vibration, optical, or other sensor technologies. […]

Should I consider a Smart Water Valve?

Water damage stands out as a major contributor to insurance claims, causing profound losses, often leading to significant repair expenses that may extend over several months. While furniture and homes are replaceable and can be repaired, water has the potential to devastate irreplaceable keepsakes, photographs, and family heirlooms.   According to The National Association of […]

Remote security for locations that lack power, internet, and exposure to the elements

The need to safeguard valuable company assets in locations where traditional security measures are impractical has always existed. HS Technology Group has been providing a cost-effective and flexible solution tailored to these specific situations.  Utilizing a 4G cellular connection, this device functions as a contact sensor, capable of monitoring openings and closures, as well as […]

Sound Masking

Collaboration among workers has become increasingly seamless, prompting many businesses to adopt open architecture office environments. With fewer cubicles and a greater visibility of individuals, these spaces are livelier than ever. While some welcome the close interaction with colleagues, others may find it challenging to maintain focus among the chatter and noise. Introducing sound to […]

Automated Shade Solutions

Many contemporary buildings suffer from excessive lighting as lights operate at full intensity even when natural daylight is abundant in the area. This results in energy wastage, discomfort, and diminished productivity. Sunlight can energize the workplace but can also decrease productivity with glare and over-heating spaces.  Automated shade solutions are designed to optimize comfort and […]

Video Intercom Systems

The contemporary work environment has undergone significant transformations. Nowadays, businesses face an unprecedented need to prioritize the safety of their employees. With the widespread adoption of a virtual work presence, the challenge arises when there is no one physically present to welcome guests or address inquiries from delivery drivers.  Fortunately, technology is evolving to meet […]

Why should I consider video analytics for my security cameras

Unlike conventional video surveillance systems, which mainly rely on motion-based triggers, video analytics operate in real-time, effectively converting video feeds into intelligent data streams. Think of them as smart cameras that actively monitor video content, identifying and tracking objects, including individuals, vehicles, and other items within the video stream. This data serves as the foundation […]

Could your Conference Room use an upgrade?

When the time comes to upgrade your conference room and you find yourself uncertain about the next steps, HS Technology Group is ready to offer our support. Our team of experts can guide you in streamlining your services into a user-friendly system, effectively modernizing your outdated conference room into a state-of-the-art environment. Whether you wish […]

Security Cameras Do More Than Just Capture Footage

Security cameras have evolved into powerful monitoring devices.  Below are examples of how security cameras are used to track business activity analytics successfully. Tracking Occupancy helps determine total net occupancy on demand and can send alerts when occupancy is too high. People Counting allows you to draw a “tripwire” anywhere within the property to count […]

How To Protect K-12 Schools with An Integrated Security Strategy

Parent entrust schools to keep their children safe. This is a responsibility that school leaders must take seriously. Whether it’s a small urban elementary school or a massive rural high school, school leaders must ensure school grounds and buildings are secured.   Security systems must be adaptable. Below are just a few areas school leaders must […]

Access Control

Access Control refers to managing who can use and gain entrance into a particular space. There are different types of Access Controls businesses use. There are two basic access control types: physical and logical.  We mainly deal with physical access controls.  Physical access control manages access to an individual building, college campus, server rooms, and other […]

Wireless Network Beams

Do you have a location in mind where you would like to install a security camera, but you’ve been advised that it’s either too far or too costly to set up?  Since most security cameras rely on a network cable to connect them to a video recorder and router for remote access, how can you […]