effective business security systems will have overlapping layers of protection

Here at Carolina Security Technologies, we know that you want to do what’s best for your business, and that includes keeping it as secure as possible. However, we also know that there are many business security systems on the market, and it can be difficult to identify which ones will actually provide effective protection. To help you keep your business and employees safe, our team will go over some features to look for to ensure that you get a reliable business security system.

  • Complete Coverage. Our team at Carolina Security Technologies recommends choosing a business security system that includes cameras. However, merely including cameras is not enough to ensure that your business is protected, as many systems place their cameras either exclusively on the exterior of your building, or exclusively on the inside. Instead, look for a system that offers camera coverage both inside and out, so that you can be alerted to exterior threats and be safe from potential shoplifters.
  • Overlapping Coverage. In addition, effective business security systems will have overlapping layers of protection. This means that it won’t rely only on security cameras, or only on sensors, but will use multiple systems working together to provide comprehensive protection. Some examples of these additional systems include access-control, fire-protection, and remote-control capabilities.
  • Assessment. The last part of effective business security systems that we at Carolina Security Technologies will go over here is security assessment. You can’t truly know how effective your security system is unless someone tries to circumvent it, so look for a provider that includes regular security assessments as part of their service. This will alert you to potential weaknesses and allow you to make corrections before anyone has the chance to exploit them.