Having a business of your own, a house of your own and even a building of your own is quite a solace in these financially hard times. However, due to the sheer problem of the security, most of us end up being paranoid. That’s okay; but what’s not okay is not doing anything about it.
Embracing the new technology to secure your properties should be a priority. But the technology itself has become a thick cloud of haziness that drives people into doubt. It is about time that you make this cloud of doubt go away for good and see the true worth of cloud-based systems.
#1 – They require on-site equipment more than the typical systems
There is no doubt that the traditional on-site security access systems having a number of computers, with a central controlling unit and so on, which involves a lot of wiring work and electrical equipment. But the sheer reason why most of the massive companies are investing in these sorts of cloud-based systems is because there are no such equipment at all. If that was the case, why would there be the necessity of the cloud and the central controlling servers implemented at the service provider’s? Hence, that is a big lie.
#2 – The systems are quite fixed on a predetermined area
The biggest advantage of a cloud-based security system is the scalability. The reason why this is being told is since unless it is programmed at the software, extended or reducing the size of the system cannot be done. But in reality, this allows institutions like educational institutions, malls, health care facilities, airports, warehouses and massive commercial buildings to be divided, expanded and even diminished, whenever you like and however you like it.
#3 – Dealing with such a system can be quite tedious
If you want the hosting company to Manage advanced Access Control Systems of your premises, then that takes away the need of managing it entirely. You should not confuse the two situations of losing the authority and assigning the hosting company to manage the infrastructure; simply, just because they manage it doesn’t mean that have any control. But in the end of the day, the credibility, the reputation and the recognition of the company of your choice must be at a high level at all costs in this context.
#4 – It is essential to reach the premises in order to access it
The sheer reason why the cloud technology was invented is to disregard the necessity of being at the premises in order access whatever the cloud-based system is. Hence, in a well-designed and well implemented cloud security system, it would allow you to access from your digital devices as needed. Why? Because just like the emails and the online applications that you use, you can access them without having to be at a specific location.
There are many more other myths that has made people not choose this magnificent and extremely cost-effective method of controlling access in a building as a security method. So, what you should do is consulting the ideal company and clear out your confusions and implement it for good.