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Avigilon Hosts FREE Webinar – Your Video Surveillance Solution

Register today for a FREE Webinar Determining the Business Proposition of Your Video Surveillance Solution Thursday, August 6, 2015 | 1:00 PM ET | 12:00 PM CT | 11:00 AM MT | 10:00 AM PT https://event.webcasts.com/starthere.jsp?ei=1071569&utm_source=SIW+Webcast+Information&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=CPS150722016&o_eid=8221D3711501J6S With the rapid advancement of video surveillance technology and its ancillary solutions, how can end-users and integrators realize the full potential of their present and future systems? This comprehensive webinar will not only examine the technology that is here and on the immediate horizon, but will discuss its capabilities, its proper applications and the business case for upgrading or installing a totally new solution into your facility. The IP-centric migration of video has users looking at options that can be confusing and expensive if they are not working in coordination with a solid systems integrator. Making an intelligent selection as HD, megapixel, 4K and 7K video technologies dot the landscape requires an informed consumer and a cooperative integrator....

Top 10 Reasons Why You Need Managed Access Security for Your Business

Today more than ever, it’s sad to say but, you just don't know who to trust. With employee theft rates on the rise, now more than ever, it’s critical for business owners and managers to be in control of access to their property, businesses and buildings. According to recently released stats in the U.S., a staggering 71,095 dishonest employees were apprehended in their workplace in 2012, and that figure has most likely risen since then. Employee theft and workplace violence of any kind is just unacceptable and you have to do something about it. This makes many businesses vulnerable to internal, as well as external threats it’s important to understand the benefits of a Managed Access Control System. Not only can monitored access control systems track and restrict who goes where and when, these systems also only allow authorized users to enter your facility or designated areas at certain times within your...

Common Sense Security Tips for Your Small Business

Small Businesses may not have big budgets for security but there are still some practical, low cost things you can do to improve your security. It’s surprising that it just takes a little deterrent to make a thief go elsewhere. Make sure your business does not appear to be an easy target. Here’s a list to get you started: 1. Leave cash registers EMPTY and OPEN after hours. Make it obvious there is no cash for them to take. 2. Make sure all exterior doors have adequate locking mechanisms or install a secondary lock or deadbolt lock. A good lock is the proverbial ounce of prevention. 3. Leave an interior light on all night. Make it obvious to cruising officers that there is no one in your business who should not be there. Also, arrange shelves perpendicular to windows, to increase visibility. 4. Check exterior for...

Best Closed-Circuit TV Locations to Protect Your Business

No matter what type of business you’re in, an integrated CCTV surveillance security system is one of the best ways to protect your property, building, compound, construction site, office, warehouse, school, retail store or church. Investing in a modern closed-circuit television (CCTV) system that is integrated with security technologies such as audio detection, managed access and 24/7 verified video monitoring can save you money and time, while reducing insurance premiums and potential losses. Using CCTV cameras is also one of the best ways to help keep your employees and customers honest and safe, providing a watchful eye to deter crime and keep you informed. But where are the best places to position your CCTV system to make sure you minimize your risks? Here are the 6 best CCTV camera locations to protect your business: 1. The Front Door CCTV All businesses should have a camera located at the front entrance...

Videofied Endorsed by National Sheriff’s Association

The National Sheriff's Association Board of Directors voted to endorse Videofied, a cordless outdoor video alarm system, during the Anaheim Conference. Videofied is a cordless outdoor video alarm system – instant portable video security for remote sites including anhydrous tanks, utility substations, vacant property, fenced lots and parked vehicles. Wireless video alarm detects intruders and immediately sends a 10-second clip of the actual event over the cell network enabling immediate response for more arrests. The cordless system operates outdoors in harsh environments (-20 F to +140F) for up to four years on one set of batteries. Videofied security systems are being used by sheriffs to protect remote assets on a budget. A single system can include up to 24 portable MotionViewers (motion detector with an integrated night vision camera) for large scale protection. This affordable system, because it is totally wireless, can be deployed and redeployed as needed for instant action...

Upgrade to New Sonitrol IP System – Analog Phone Services Will End

AT&T will soon eliminate their Analog Telephone Services. If you have a Sonitrol Security Audio System that was installed between 1999 and 2013, your system is available for upgrade to the new Sonitrol Security IP system. This new system will 1) Eliminate the DEDICATED phone line and associated monthly cost from your phone company. 2) Faster Code Out - System will turn on in about 4 seconds compared to the long code out time experienced in the past. 3) The current (POTS) Plain Old Telephone Service that you are using will be eliminated (see article at end of this post) 4) You can use an Iphone 5) Look at history of events on Iphone 6) Many new features...

Don’t Drop the Ball on Your Security – Choose Team Sonitrol

When it comes to keeping your office secure, Sonitrol Security of Delaware has the tools you need. Since 1999, we have been protecting a variety of commercial and industrial properties in Delaware, Southern New Jersey and Philadelphia. We hope you have had a chance to visit with our Juggling Prisoner, Michael Hoffman, at one of the trade shows and events where he has made an appearance. Michael entertains event attendees while reinforcing the importance of making sure your property is protected. We then take a photo of you or your group with Michael. Here are photo links to 2014 events: 2014 Goodwill Industries Golf Tournament [nggallery ID=11] 2014 New Jersey School Board Association Conference [nggallery ID=15] 2014 New Jersey State League of Municipalities Conference [nggallery ID=17] Remember, our team of experts stand ready to help you keep all the balls in the air when it comes to securing your property. ...

Sonitrol Security Salutes Vineland Police Department

Joe Allen, Vice-President, Owner, Sonitrol Security of Delaware Valley, commended the Vineland Police Department for its response to a Christmas morning burglary of an area business at an Awards Ceremony on February 4, 2014. [caption id="attachment_452" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Joe Allen and Stephen Fox, Sonitrol Security of Delaware Valley thank Vineland Police officers for their successful apprehension.[/caption] The incident occurred at the U Save Outlet on Park Avenue around 6:00 AM, according to police. A Sonitrol Security operator received an audio alert from the store when the burglary took place, according to a letter from the company, and heard glass breaking. The operator then contacted Vineland Police Department and kept them informed of movement she heard in the outlet store, the letter indicated. At the behest of the police department, the operator then contacted the store owner of the break-in and instructed him to meet police at the scene. Over the audio feed, the operator heard the...

Sonitrol Security Celebrates 170,000 Successful Apprehensions

Sonitrol Security has assisted in more than 170,000 documented apprehensions - approximately one every 111 minutes - within the last 36 years. "Sonitrol Security is extremely proud of its track record, and we think the apprehension statistics speak for themselves," says Sonitrol Security Director Bruce Winner.  "It's one thing to have video surveillance and remote monitoring on your phone or tablet, and we do that, but with Sonitrol Security you have a live, professionally trained operator monitoring your facility 24/7, ready to LISTEN-in when your system is armed." The firm's audio verification technology has assisted local law enforcement agencies in confiming an intrusion in REAL TIME, ultimately reducing false alarms.  The technology proves to be valuable for both police officers responding to alarms and end users, as a growing number of municipalities have passed verified response regulations. "False alarms are wasting a lot of officers' time, but with Sonitrol Security, we feel more...

VOTE for Shue-Medill Middle School to Win FREE Security Products

Shue-Medill Middle School in the Christina School District has been nominated to receive $200,000 in Stanley/Sonitrol Security products and services through a Together for Safer Schools grant. Sonitrol/Stanley Security is one of the preferred vendors for school safety/security systems in the Christina School District.   The installation of a new security system, video cameras and access controls are needed at the Shue-Medill Middle School. Shue-Medill Middle School the ONLY Delaware school in the contest. The school with the most votes will win a Grand Prize of $200,000 in STANLEY Security installed products and services for their school.   Three runner ups will receive individual prizes of $100,000 in STANLEY Security products and services.   Two ways to vote: 1) Visit stanleysaferschools.com daily until December 13, 2013 2) Text school name Shue-Medill Middle School, city (Newark) to 99222 daily (standard messaging rates apply)  After you register your name and email address, you will be directed to the voting page.  Enter Shue-Medill in the...