SCI Blog

Understanding various types of access control and video surveillance systems and technologies

3 Signs Your Surveillance System Needs Upgrading

Be on the lookout for these three symptoms that your surveillance system is in need of a refresh. 

In the quickly-developing world of security, the classic idiom, “if it’s not broken, why fix it,” simply doesn’t apply. Even if your cameras and other hardware are not breaking down on the job, there are many important reasons you may need to upgrade your video surveillance system. Keep an eye out for these three common signs that it’s time for a change. 

4 Signs It’s Time to Switch to Hosted Security

Wondering if hosted security is right for your business? Look out for these signals. 


What is the Internet of Things and Why Does It Matter to Your Security?

Learn how your security measures interact with devices on the internet.

Whether or not you’re...

Multi-Factor Authentication In Access Control and Video

Learn about a simple measure that can help keep your company more secure


Latest Tech and Trends on Display

These are our top takeaways from ISC West. 

ISC West took place in Las Vegas on March 22-25, and...

Migrating to Mobile Credentials

Easily update your access control technology to include mobile credentials 

There are many factors...

The Role of Access Control in Managing Pandemic Protocols

How can access control systems help make workplaces safer and healthier?


Welcoming the New Year in the Security Industry

What factors impacted physical security in 2021, and what can we expect to see in 2022?

As the...

Video Surveillance and Analytics

Not your father’s camera: security cameras today have taken on new capabilities.

Video surveillance...

The Benefits of NFC Over BLE

Why Near-Field Communication serves access control functions better than Bluetooth Low Energy