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Guide to US Federal Funding for School Safety and Security

More than 50 million students are enrolled in public prekindergarten through secondary schools in the United States, with a further 20 million enrolled at some type of higher education institution. We know each school’s community members take safety seriously. In the wake of the disruptive Covid pandemic and continued patterns of school violence...
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Smart Tech: Just One Way to Connect People, Processes & Assets

When people and work assets are disconnected, your business operations suffer. So you need to keep everyone and everything streamlined and working together if you want to foster growth.
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How Smart Systems Support ISO Standards and Continuous Improvement

Table of Contents 1. What are ISO Standards? 2. ISO Standards, Six Sigma and Lean Management – It's Not a Competition 3. Relevant ISO Standards 4. What is Continuous Improvement?  5. How to Generate Continuous Improvement 6. What are Smart Lockers? 
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How Smart Lockers Improve Mobile Device Management

Laptops, tablets, handheld scanners, and many other mobile devices have been commonplace business tools for decades now. During that time, many core business workflows have come to depend on the presence and usability of mobile electronics. They’re essential components of modern business, which means they need modern support, security, and...
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Why Lean Companies Are Using Smart Equipment Management Systems

Lean methodologies are ways of organizing and improving how we work. Different lean thinking variations exist, but they all share the same core goals:  To generate more value for customers  To eliminate waste from individual and organizational processes  And to create a self-reinforcing feedback loop of continuous improvement 
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10 Benefits of Asset Tracking Using Smart Lockers

Tracking all of your tools, equipment, handheld electronics, and other assets becomes incredibly time-consuming as your company grows. Eventually, most companies add ‘equipment manager’ onto someone’s duties, only for that to become a full-time job.
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Physical security

6 Tips for Better Equipment Inventory Tracking

Equipment management is an afterthought at some companies. But those companies are usually surprised when they get around to adding up the costs of their equipment losses and operating inefficiencies. Better equipment tracking can eliminate those inefficiencies, reduce losses, and extend the lifecycles of each piece of your company’s equipment.
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Do’s and Don’ts of Using Asset Tracking Tags

Using asset tracking tags can significantly improve how your company manages its equipment and other important assets. However, tags can’t do much by themselves. You need to put effective management technology and business processes in place around them; otherwise, they’re no more useful than a label.
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RFID devices

6 Steps to Evaluating RFID Asset Tracking Software

An asset tracking system needs more than tags and readers to offer real value to your company. It needs to have high-performance tracking software that gives you an audit trail of: Who is in possession of each asset The date and time each asset was checked out The date and time each asset was returned to its storage area
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Physical security

10 Elements Your Company Equipment Damage Policy Should Cover

No matter how many safeguards you put in place, some of your business equipment will inevitably be damaged. It might be due to an employee’s honest mistake, because they ignored instructions, or it could even be the result of a malicious act, but damage is going to happen. This makes a company equipment damage policy an important tool for...
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