Meet SystemGuard: Our Next-Generation Service Agreement Program

We’re enhancing our service agreement program to include new features our customers have been asking for. Hundreds of our customers currently contract with us to provide repair and preventive maintenance services, but our next-generation service agreement program, SystemGuard, goes beyond those traditional service-agreement offerings to create added value. “One of the new features we’ll be

Evolv: Screen Smarter with Less Hassle

As venues reopen, schools resume in-person learning and employees return to the workplace, Motorola is introducing a touchless security-screening solution designed to improve security and minimize inconvenience. Motorola Solutions Concealed Weapons Detection (CWD), powered by Evolv Technology, combines advanced sensors and artificial intelligence to detect a wide range of concealed weapons and threats—and can do

Motorola Solutions Introduces Concealed Weapon Detection Solution to Alert Security Teams of Hidden Weapons

Venues can use the technology to quickly scan entrants and assess for potential weapons and threats   published: June 9, 2021 CHICAGO – Motorola Solutions (NYSE: MSI) today announced the newest addition to its video security and analytics portfolio, Concealed Weapon Detection (CWD), through an agreement with Evolv Technologies, Inc. The scanning solution uses advanced sensors and artificial intelligence to detect a

ESSER III Funding: What You Need to Know

  As COVID restrictions begin to ease across the country, the Biden administration is making another round of grant money available to help elementary and secondary school administrators reopen schools safely. The new Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund (ESSER III) was established in March, 2021 when the American Rescue Plan (ARP) Act was signed

Critical Infrastructure Close Call

A potentially dangerous situation was thwarted last month in Oldsmar, Florida, thanks to an alert water-treatment plant operator. According to a report in IWCE Urgent Communications, a hacker infiltrated the computer system of the Tampa-area water-treatment plant and made a change to the lye level in the system. “After the intruder increased the parts per

Custom Two-Way Radio Solution Helps Deaf Employee Work Independently

When Mark Weiss hired a deaf maintenance tech at his FedEx facility a few months ago, he knew communicating with his new employee would be a challenge. “We needed to hook him into our existing two-way radio system but I wasn’t sure how to make that happen,” said Weiss, Facility Maintenance Manager. “I was on

2021 Grant Assistance Now Available from Panasonic TOUGHBOOKs

Our partners at Panasonic are offering to help customers secure grant opportunities and prepare competitive applications for the funding of projects in 2021. The program helps public sector agencies develop project ideas, get technology-rich projects funded and even expand communications and security initiatives that are already in the works. The free assistance includes: Access to