10 Questions You Should Ask Potential Security Solutions Providers

The term security covers everything from physical building access and visitor management, to network and cyber security. Depending on how your business is set up, you will need a mixture of these solutions to ensure that you are protected. Some business operate completely online, while others house high volumes of inventory with physical locations. […]

The NIST Cybersecurity Framework

The Cybersecurity Framework is a guidance for organizations that was created by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) for reducing cybersecurity risk. NIST designed this framework with direction from the White House as a “common language” for cybersecurity risk management with the goal of making it easily understood by people will all levels of cybersecurity knowledge. This framework was initially created for use by companies that are a part of the U.S. critical infrastructure, but many organizations in the private and public sector have begun using the approach. […]

Cyber Intrusion Detection Systems

An intrusion detection system (IDS) is a software that works with your network keeping it secure from someone trying to break into your system. There are a multitude of types of intrusion detection tools and it can be a little challenging figuring out which one will work best for your needs. […]

The Beginner's Guide: Facial Recognition

Facial Recognition has been a huge buzzword for a couple of years now. Some find it to be an exciting leap for technology and some find it to be a breach of privacy or even an ethical problem. How you feel about facial recognition is totally up to you but here we are going to highlight some of the most common places facial recognition is used and how it benefits a multitude of industries. […]

Disaster Recovery as a Service: What You Need to Know

Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) Millions of organizations around the world experience man made or natural disasters. These can be anything from a horrible earthquake that destroys an office building to a malicious cyber attack that destroys your precious data. If an organization has been around enough, they have surely experienced some form of major interruption. How do they bounce back from them? What about that data they lost? Well, most of them have a failsafe in place called Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS). […]

Visitor Management Systems

When you arrive at an office or building for a meeting, appointment, or to visit a friend or family member, you usually speak with a front desk person. Depending on the nature of the business you are visiting, you may need to receive a badge or simply wait for someone to come get you from the reception area. […]

Top 5 Reasons to Implement Cloud-Based Surveillance

Video Surveillance as a Service (VSaaS) is a hosted, cloud-based video surveillance system. This includes video recording, storage, remote viewing, cyber security, management alerts and more. The service is generally very easy to install, requires minimal upkeep, and helps secure your data so you know your business is safe. One of our favorite partners, Genetec Inc. offers a best-of-breed VSaaS option called Genetec Stratocast. VSaaS allows you to access recorded video from your laptop, tablet or even your smartphone. […]