What is 3G and how will the 3G Sunset affect your Security System?

In order to explain what the 3G Sunset is, it’s important to understand the evolution of mobile broadband. It’s hard to believe there was a time when we didn’t have smartphones or instant access to information.  The evolution…
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5 Advantages of Cloud-Based Access Control

Access control is a security technology that has been around for decades with the purpose of preventing unauthorized access to buildings or specific areas of a site. Not only does this technology allow businesses to manage the entry and exit…
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3 Benefits of Incorporating Analytics in Video Surveillance Systems

Security systems have seen various upgrades in the last few years. As our technology has advanced, we have seen all kinds of new features and software become available for businesses. One feature that has made a massive impact in changing how…
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4 Essential Pieces of a Commercial Security System

A commercial security system is one of the first investments all business owners should take into consideration. These systems play a significant role in how businesses operate and ultimately mean more for security at your location besides just…
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7 Reasons to Install a Business Video Surveillance System

When considering a business video surveillance system, many factors should be considered in making your decision. Each of these factors will aid in the design, acquisition, installation, and service of your system. We’re sharing some of the…
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3 Essential Questions to Ask About Your Commercial Security

Every day, the world around us changes, and with those changes come new changes to commercial security needs. As you evaluate the status of your business’ security, there are three questions that every business owner should ask themselves…
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When Should You Upgrade Your Security System?

Most people feel confident in their security systems until something goes terribly wrong. Whether it is an outdated system that is unreliable, and you are prone to forgetting to arm, other security measures aren’t measuring up, or you experience…
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Why a Security System Means More Than Just Preventing Theft

A security system has become an everyday part of many business owners’ lives. While most people invest in these systems simply as a way of preventing theft, there are various features and benefits that many don’t think about before investing…
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5 Security Tips to Get Your Business Holiday Season Ready

The holiday season is back in full swing and for many businesses, that often means an influx of customers but also an increase in security threats. To ensure that your business is ready for the holidays, it is essential to take some steps beforehand…
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COVID-19 Notice 3-16-2020

HST’s Responsibility To You As the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak continues to develop, HS Tech Group would like to express our concern for all those who have been affected. Our employees, customers, and partners are our priority…
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Access Control 101: What You Need to Know About Security

Security, in your home or business, is about controlling access. Defined as the selective restriction to a place or resource, giving someone access control assumes authorization to use, consume or otherwise control the protected good. Whether…

A Comprehensive Guide to Small Business Video Surveillance Systems

Most companies that are successful in business are at risk for some loss. Whether it’s proprietary information, company property, employee/customer relations or loss of retail merchandise, businesses should be concerned about protecting themselves.…
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Video Surveillance – What to Expect from a professional Installation

Do I really need a professionally installed video surveillance system? By Laura McAndrew It is imperative to know the differences between self and professionally installed surveillance systems.  Our homes are our castles, and every…