How to Check a Trouble on a Honeywell Vista Alarm Panel Keypad

In this article, we will walk you through how to check and acknowledge a trouble signal on a Honeywell Vista alarm panel keypad.  Trouble conditions can be caused by a variety of situations including low batteries, power failures, or communication failures.  As a result, you may see the word “CHECK” on your Honeywell Vista alarm …

How To Get More ROI From Your Security System

It’s incredibly important to evaluate the value that you receive from your major purchases, and your intrusion alarm system should be no different.  This article will review some easy steps you can take to ensure you are getting a return on investment (ROI) with your intrusion alarm system. Integration With Building Services Many people do …

What to Ask Before Buying an Intrusion Alarm System

If you’re considering the addition of an intrusion alarm system at your facility or you are already actively searching for a security service company, ensuring you know the right questions to ask can help you make an informed purchase decision. Here are four important questions for you to consider when deciding on an intrusion alarm …

The Impact of COVID-19 on Video Surveillance

The COVID-19 pandemic has had an incredible impact on the security industry.  Many security integrators, manufacturers, and thought leaders have taken this opportunity to pivot, and create new and unique solutions and tools.  As businesses continue to adjust and come back online, many new video surveillance uses and requirements have emerged. Health Care New uses …

Video Surveillance and Network Audio Solutions

Network audio is a growing security area that has experienced substantial development in technology that have opened new ways of integrating it into network systems.  In fact, an integration with video surveillance is a truly natural fit.  By integrating network audio to your surveillance system, you can either trigger a pre-recorded message or speak live …

Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Video Surveillance

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is having a drastic impact on the security industry.  When it comes to physical security, AI is evolving rapidly to improve existing systems and devices.  One of the most prominent areas of improvement that we are seeing is within video surveillance.  AI spans a whole spectrum of uses, and is assisting video …

How to Protect Important Video Footage on your Video Surveillance System

Installing a video surveillance system at your building is a key tool to help keep people and property safe.  Often times, the mere presence of security cameras is enough to deter a would-be thief from attempting to break into your building.  However, in the event that a break-in does occur, video surveillance assists by providing …

Security Services and Solutions for Cannabis Facilities

The recent legalization and regulating of cannabis in Canada has caused an explosion of activity in the industry in just a short time.  Over the past year, we have seen the number of production facilities increase dramatically, as well as their security needs, and now to include the needs of legal dispensaries as well.  The …