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Purchase the Perfect Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) System
To build a PSIM system you need to tailor it to your company's specific needs. It all depends on what types of security systems you have in place already. More than that, processes and checks and balance systems can also be tied into a PSIM system. Before you purchase one of your own, you want to know what a PSIM system is capable of. That way you can build the perfect solution for your company.

Integrators Identify 10 Critical Cybersecurity Challenges
Be sure your physical security systems integrator addresses these network security issues.

Social Media’s Impact on PSIM, Mass Notification
Physical security information management (PSIM) and facial recognition technology will soon rely on social media to help improve safety and security.

Supporting a Millennial Workforce with Touch Technology
The Millennial workforce is slowly taking over, and studies suggest that by 2025 Millennials will comprise a majority of the workforce. However, Millennials have a very different view of what the workplace should look like than their predecessors. Growing up with technology, it stands to reason that millennials expect and seek out technology in the workplace. Gaining the best Millennial talent means installing necessary technology, including touch screen capabilities.

There’s More To Fast Transactions Than Mobile Payments
Mobile payments can make for a quick checkout experience, but that’s just the beginning of the potential this technology stands to deliver businesses — across industries. By leveraging additional marketing features of mobile payments, businesses can optimize existing efforts, and potentially, identify better methods of executing them.

How to Get the Most Out of a Video Surveillance System
Video surveillance systems are among some of the most specific and unique from system to system that a company will install. A ton of factors go into what type of system you want, and only a security integrator can build the perfect system. But knowing the right questions to ask and factors to consider can help significantly in making the process smooth and procuring the perfect system.

Using CPQ to Deal with Business Growth
Configure, price, and quote software allows for a number of advantages to businesses, especially those trying to sustain growth.

Office Hoteling Saves Companies Money and Time
Office hoteling, the practice of reserving office space when needed rather than assigning permanent spaces to employees, could be a big money saver.

Is Demand for Huddle Rooms Cooling?
The huddle room has incorporated technology and turned collaboration into something simple, easy, and innovative. But what does the future look like for these spaces?

Benefits of Automated Payment Processing In Manufacturing
Warren Glick of ACOM Solutions explains the benefits of Automated payment processing in manufacturing.

6 Security Systems Tech Decision Makers Should Be Considering
Whether you want to beef up security a bit or add a whole new suite of security systems, our list can help you get started.

Going Paperless — Why Is This The Future?
Though many businesses are still heavily reliant on paper, all signs point to hard-copy, contingent-operational models soon becoming extinct. Here’s why.

A Glimpse Into the Future of the Security Industry
What does the survival rate look like in the next 10 years for a systems integrator/dealer? SSI Business Fitness Columnist Paul Boucherle answers.

Match Game: What Collaboration Tech Do I Need in Which Space?
Collaboration is becoming easier than ever with videoconferencing, screen sharing, content capture and more. But different spaces require different levels of technology to collaborate with. Here are some guidelines to help you choose the right tech.

First Trip to Integrated Systems Europe: A Rookie’s Perspective
Integrated Systems Europe at the Amsterdam RAI is an incredible show featuring commercial and residential tech. But you need to go in with a game plan to get the most out of the show.

Mezzanine is a video conferencing solution for meeting rooms and collaboration spaces that links locations, teams, and content in a shared visual workspace.