DGA Security Blog

Our business security and fire systems experts answer the most frequently asked questions, no holds barred. Read on.

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Access Control

By: John Kolb, CET, CPP
November 5th, 2019

If you're evaluating access control systems for your business, having the right type of door locking methods is crucial. 

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Access Control

By: Michael Reynolds
November 1st, 2019

When designing an access control system for your business, it's important to think about who can enter where during what time period.  

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Access Control

By: Michael Reynolds
October 24th, 2019

When it comes to access credentials, they don't have to be one-type-fits-all. The most common access credential types are access cards, key fobs, tags and mobile-based apps.

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Access Control

By: Jared Reeves
October 10th, 2019

Whether you currently subscribe to the DGAPass™ Managed Security service or are researching about physical access control systems in general, many security technology acronyms and terms can be a bit... inside baseball. Well, we're here to help! Here are the top 20 physical access control terms explained:

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Access Control | Video Surveillance | Intrusion Alarms

By: Jared Reeves
June 29th, 2019

What were the top security tech trends at this year's ISC West? Read more to find out.

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Fire Systems

By: Daniel Torpey
June 28th, 2019

Switching to VoIP telephone lines could mean serious trouble for your fire alarm system. Here are the steps to avoid them.

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Access Control | Video Surveillance | Fire Systems | Intrusion Alarms

By: Stanley Oppenheim
June 27th, 2019

24/7/365 customer care isn’t enough. Customers expect to control their business security and fire alarm systems with a finger tap or two.