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How To Implement A School Surveillance System

By Paul Smith | Aug 09, 2022

Surveillance cameras help monitor hallways and parking lots, intercom systems prevent visitors from entering a building without authorization, and access control systems manage and monitor the comings and goings of teachers and staff. However, recent events have shown that it’s not enough to just have a security system in place, the system must effectively handle a variety of potential threats.

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Leveraging video data beyond security

By Sanjay Challa | Jan 14, 2022

At Salient, we believe that our customers can grow their profits by leveraging video data for uses that go beyond physical security. This includes the ability to create revenue, increase profits, improve customer satisfaction and implement cost saving measures.

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Enhancing Healthcare with an Open Platform

By Salient | Jan 14, 2022

With increased responsibilities and waves of patients and their families overflowing hospitals, violent and aggressive situations have increased. A scalable security system would allow healthcare organization to implement new technologies and integrations that will assist them in improving overall operations as seen when dynamics change frequently throughout a pandemic.

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Paul Smith

Security trends in K-12 schools

By Paul Smith | Dec 02, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has only heightened the focus on security and safety in K-12 environments, with faculties now simultaneously focusing on both traditional security needs as well as new everchanging health related measures. The trends that have emerged as critical are perimeter security, emergency communications and situational awareness, and active shooter systems.

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Our Shopping Future is at Risk - ORC and Retail Theft

By Salient | Nov 30, 2021

If you were a retailer, large or small, and you were dealt the blow of the pandemic, and survived, and then had to deal with the aftermath of shipping and distribution struggles, you may think that things can’t possibly get worse.

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How to elevate your cannabis security plan

By Brad Wareham | Oct 18, 2021

There are many best practices for new cannabis businesses to take advantage of, and one of the best tools to leverage is an open platform video management system (VMS) as part of an overall security plan.

Salient Systems celebrates successful GSX 2021

By Salient | Oct 11, 2021

Thanks to all who stopped by the Salient Systems booth at GSX 2021 last week! While it wasn’t quite like the shows of the past, we’re grateful for the opportunity to see so many customers, partners, and industry colleagues face to face again. If you couldn’t attend the show in Orlando, here’s a few snapshots of what Salient highlighted at the event to help customers go beyond security with the Salient open video platform, CompleteView.