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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Pieces of Corporate Security Systems

When you run a business that is tasked with protecting sensitive information or valuable products, a security system is paramount. There are so many potential weaknesses that criminals can exploit. Access control is the only and best way to…
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5 Security Factors to Consider to Protect Your Business

Every asset or piece of information that leaks from your business represents a loss. In many cases, employees are responsible for these thefts. You also have to consider the integrity of one-off or occasional visitors when protecting valuable…
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Everything About Access Control Credentials

Access control credentials link the user to the action. You can determine levels of authorization based on several factors. Restrictions are typically based on security considerations. For instance, you wouldn’t grant access to server rooms…
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Importance of Access Control Systems

When you run a business, controlling access encompasses a range of physical areas and computerized processes. Managing the associated tasks and roles involved in maintaining security is always challenging. A people-focused approach leaves too…
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Why Choose Smart Security to Protect Your Home

Have you ever heard a home alarm sounding off for hours on end? You may have a neighbor who is at work or on holiday, oblivious to a potential break in. Without well-meaning intervention from members of the community, this type of security system…
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Benefits of Access Control for Small Businesses

Traditionally, physical keys provided an effective solution for securing business premises. You could choose the right locks for every access point, ensuring that products and sensitive information were protected. Unfortunately, multiple…
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What to Look for in CCTV Systems

The nature of your business and industry can dictate security solutions. As such, choosing the right CCTV system is essential. There is an expansive range of equipment on the market from which to choose. It is therefore important to carefully…
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Advantages of Cloud Video Storage

DVR and NVR surveillance systems are no longer dominating the commercial security market. More businesses are turning to cloud video storage for security solutions. Part of the reason is reduced reliance on hardware such as hard drives and servers.…
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Improving Business Security Systems

Business security is not something that can be taken lightly. From the various technology options to managing the physical aspects of your building’s security, simple upgrades to both the interior and the exterior portions of your security…
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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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3 Things You Can Do To Improve Your Campus Security

The fall semester is back in session. As students and faculty return to campus, it is important to question whether your campus security is doing everything to ensure each student’s safety and security while they attend classes. Today,…
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4 Types of Access Control Credentials

Modern electronic access control systems, whether on-premises or cloud-hosted, offer a variety of ways to authenticate users and grant them access to a space. Credentials are typically classified into a few categories, something you have,…