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Security of Your Data and Signals

By Evan Gavrilles | January 18, 2022

There has been tremendous growth in the electronic security industry throughout the pandemic, as more organizations have become concerned about the breaches of their buildings and assets. With so many new accounts going online, the need for backing up security system monitoring data continues to deepen. 

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Your Alarm Account, Your Choice

By Evan Gavrilles | January 6, 2022

Some alarm monitoring providers dictate the terms of your account to a stringent degree. At Accel Communications, we know our business security customers are smart enough to make their own choices.

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Video Surveillance Trends for the New Year

By Evan Gavrilles | December 20, 2021

Every year, security technologies should incrementally improve to align services with the needs of the public. Fortunately, video surveillance has met expectations for 2022. Here are the trends we can expect to see in that space over the next year. 

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Controlling Holiday Fire Risks at Your Business

By Evan Gavrilles | December 6, 2021

The 2021 holidays are underway, and you want the season to be remembered for all the right reasons this year. A lot of advice is given to homeowners for holiday fire prevention, but what about business owners? If you have a business that decorates for the holidays or observes them in any way, it’s important to be prudent regarding fire prevention. After all, businesses are not immune to holiday fires. Here are some ways you can control your holiday fire risks. 

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Integrating Access Control and Video Surveillance

By Evan Gavrilles | November 15, 2021

In the security technologies space, integration — which is the ability to merge physical security applications into one single, comprehensive system — is king. One of the most popular, powerful integrations available is that of access control and video surveillance. By merging these two technologies, administrators have their access control events verified with timestamped video for legal or insurance purposes. 

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Contact-Free Access Control is Here

By Evan Gavrilles | October 26, 2021

In the age of extreme cautiousness due to COVID concerns, employers are facing the challenge of providing contact-free ways to grant access to their facilities. Fortunately, that technology is here. 

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What is the Access Anywhere Approach?

By Evan Gavrilles | October 11, 2021

There are important benefits to having a locally owned and operated security integrator. If your facility is in the greater Phoenix area, we are just a phone request away anytime you need us to come to your site. But what about those times when you aren’t at your Phoenix site? That’s okay too, because of our Anywhere Anywhere approach.  

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Controlling Building Access When IT is Limited

By Evan Gavrilles | September 27, 2021

In the post-COVID business climate, companies are downsizing all over the Phoenix metro area. If your business is one of them, you need tools that can make up for the limited IT support you have now. One of those tools is Access Brivo Onair, which is a security platform that’s ideal for security managers with smaller IT staff — especially if they manage multiple buildings or properties, as many administrators do. If this describes your scenario, here are some advantages Access Brivo Onair can provide. 

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Managing Contractor Access and Credentials

By Evan Gavrilles | September 21, 2021

The Phoenix metro area ranks #3 in the nation for new apartment construction, and the region is #1 in rent growth for 2021. Those numbers make it clear that contractors are staying busy constructing the buildings your property management company will run. But once construction is finished, you need to remove the contractor’s access for the security of the building — and, chances are, you don’t have time to chase them down for their access cards.    

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Security That Supports Building Occupancy

By Evan Gavrilles | September 7, 2021

The protocols of managing residential building occupancy continue to evolve. For property managers, concerns range from tenant communication to move-in logistics.

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