From Analog to IP: Making the Switch

November 3, 2015By JuliaBusiness Security Systems, Home Security Systems No Comments

If you’ve had a surveillance system installed within the past decade it’s more than likely that it’s either an analog or IP (Internet Protocol) system.  So what’s the difference?  Analog typically refers to an older technology that doesn’t use Ethernet protocol.  IP includes “IP-addressable items,” the cabling, and network equipment used to connect all components … Read More

Dumpster Difficulties: How to Avoid Them

October 13, 2015By JuliaBusiness Security Systems No Comments

Most businesses and office buildings have a dumpster outside the building. While these are “accessible” to everyone, they are not for everyone to use. However, many people will throw their trash in dumpsters that they have such easy access to anyway, causing businesses to spend hundreds of additional dollars to get extra days of trash … Read More

Late-Night Office Security

September 30, 2015By JuliaBusiness Security Systems No Comments

When running an office, it is important to make sure that you are keeping your staff both happy and safe, but feeling confident that you are keeping them safe can become difficult when they stay late at night. If keeping your staff who go want to stay late is something of concern for you, there … Read More

The Options with Intercoms

September 22, 2015By JuliaBusiness Security Systems No Comments

In an office situation, depending upon the location and the kind of products that you keep in your office, there are different levels of security that you might want to consider, especially when you have a situation where you are in need of keeping your office doors locked through the duration of the day. In … Read More

Why Does an Assisted Living Facility Need a Security System?

June 25, 2015By JuliaBusiness Security Systems No Comments

Assisted living facilities are dynamic environments.  You have occupants with varying levels of medical needs alongside administrative, medical, and visiting personnel.  It’s a somewhat complex security issue because residents and staff need to be able to move throughout the facility freely, but unauthorized entrants must somehow be kept out.  The mental health and acuity of … Read More