Protect Your Surveillance Against Hackers
For decades, organizations have used video surveillance systems to secure their business. However, advancements in technology have made it possible for hackers to gain access to security cameras. Today, many businesses utilize Internet Protocol (IP) cameras that require an Internet connection for operation. Here are five tips you can use to safeguard your surveillance system from hackers. 1. Regularly Change Passwords If your video…Read More
Benefits of Having Professional 24/7 Central Monitoring
Parents of young children often wish they had eyes in the back of their heads to keep track of their little ones all the time. It would be great to have ‘round the clock surveillance on the things that we love and hold dear to us but that is not always possible. A security system…Read More
Necessity of Commercial Fire Alarm Systems
The right fire alarm system can save lives. It can save you thousands of dollars and prevent your business from a disastrous fire. There are plenty of horror stories about building fires. Instead, let’s focus on prevention. Your first question is probably what fire alarm services does your business really need? And how do you…Read More
Automating Your Business is the “Smart” Move
Commercial security is a bit different than residential security, especially if you’re a landlord. You’ll need to take specific, actionable measures to protect your properties from criminal elements. Here are just a few tips for getting started. Install Surveillance Cameras Surveillance cameras serve multiple purposes. For one, they can provide video evidence of burglars,…Read More
Risks of Unauthorized Access in Your Business
Did you know that not every incident of unauthorized access to a building includes an outsider? The most common examples of unauthorized access include an in-house employee or staff member with no physical permission accessing a known restricted area. Let’s take a look at some of these common loopholes allowing unauthorized access and how you…Read More
Preventing False Alarms
You rely on your alarm system to protect your home and keep your loved ones safe. The last thing you want is false alarms that cause you undue worry and slow down police response times to actual emergencies. Unfortunately, whether we like it or not, false alarms do happen. But that doesn’t mean you have…Read More
Protection v.s Prevention. What’s the difference?
We often think of “protection” and “prevention” as similar, or even interchangeable terms, but that’s simply not the case. When it comes to business security, protection, and prevention, they all should be treated as two separate parts of your strategy. Below, we will explain the difference between the two and how to prevent and protect…Read More
Did my package arrive safely?
Online ordering has increased tremendously over the past 10 years and will only continue to grow. With the growth of delivered packages to residents, package theft has also increased. According to research, one in four homeowners will experience package theft. A trend that shows no signs of slowing down. What is your solution to protect…Read More
Stressed from Running a Business? Smart Business Security is Here to Help!
Do you often worry about your business? I can assume you do. You’re the one in charge after all. You have a lot of responsibility such as employees, balance sheets, customers, equipment to manage and deal with. Although, we are consumed with all these responsibilities, worrying too much can really hurt your business. It…Read More
Flood Detection in Your Home
Are you seasonally at your home? Do you leave your home thinking, did I forget to turn off sink? Water detection technology has come a long way. With Alarm.com Flood Detection Sensors, you will be able to detect and be alerted to the presence of water leaks or build up within your home. Where do…Read More