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Why Access Control and Video Are Better Together

Electronic access control systems have been a building security standard for years, and video surveillance has been around for even longer. But what do you get when you integrate these two technologies?
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Integrating Access Control & Video Surveillance for Apartments

Integrating access control and video surveillance is a great idea for any building owner – but if your building is a multi-residential property, it’s essential. Here are some reasons why combining electronic access control and video surveillance is a security must for apartment owners and property managers. 
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The Essential Guide to Access Control for Apartment Buildings

Access control systems are commonplace at businesses – but what about apartment complexes and other multi-unit residences? If you own or manage an apartment building, it makes sense to consider installing a cloud-based access control system for the safety of your tenants. Consider what it offers.

How Home Alarm Monitoring Can Save Your Life

Homeowners can become victims of a violent crime, fire, or other home catastrophes. So, a monitored home alarm system could be the difference between life and death. Here’s a look at how home alarm monitoring can potentially save your life.
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Why IBS Installs, Supports & Recommends Open Options for Access Control Systems

An access control system serves as the primary component of any security solution and oftentimes is the interface in which third-party technologies – such as video and intrusion – connect to for a complete security solution. More and more the industry is seeing the move to open architecture access control solutions, however, open architecture in …

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Why Home Security Should Be on Every Moving Checklist

Using your tax refund to move into a new home, or just taking advantage of the spring season to make the move you’ve been planning? Either way, it’s important to make home security a high priority in your move. Here are some reasons why.
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Connecting Your Virtual Assistant to Smart Home Security

There is so much your smart home security system can do to make life simpler when you’re not at home. But what about when you are home – and you have a virtual assistant like Alexa, Google Home or Amazon Echo? In that case, your system is even more powerful.
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How Does IP Video Surveillance Work?

IP video has made it possible for businesses to leave traditional cabling networks behind, which means using their own data network infrastructures. The results are simpler installations and a modernized, streamlined approach to security video. But the advantages don’t end there. Here’s more on the inner workings of IP video surveillance.
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General Sales Manager Joins IBS Electronics & Security

IBS Electronics is pleased to announce the addition of Gordon Oliver to our team. As General Sales Manager, Gordon brings with him 20 years of experience in sales and 10 years in business development.
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5 Reasons to Go All In On IP Video Surveillance

When you’re ready to upgrade your security cameras to an IP video system, is it advisable to keep any of your analog cameras in place? Consider these pro and con factors, as they may inform your decision on upgrading to IP video surveillance. 

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