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CyberGhost VPN Review
By Donna Fuscaldo | December 17, 2021

CyberGhost VPN has a host of server locations and other VPN features. Read more about this proxy service in our review.

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Vanderbilt Industries Review
By Kiely Kuligowski | December 16, 2021

Vanderbilt offers quality access control security hardware that more than meets industry standards, with intelligent door readers and encrypted smart cards.

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SimpliSafe Review
By business.com editorial staff | December 16, 2021

SimpliSafe Security saves your business time and money. The system can be set up in under an hour. After that, it protects every inch of your property 24/7 with emergency dispatch and instant alerts...

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Johnson Controls Review
By Kiely Kuligowski | December 16, 2021

Johnson Controls offers many options for your business's access control system, most notably an easily scalable system that works well for businesses with multiple locations.

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ISONAS Review
By Kiely Kuligowski | December 16, 2021

ISONAS is known as a "pure IP" access control solution with minimal know-how needed for installation and upkeep. It is our best pick for very small businesses due to its light hardware and ease of...

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IDenticard Systems Review
By Kiely Kuligowski | December 16, 2021

IDenticard's specialty is making customizable ID badges and credentials for access control, including for its own PremiSys system.

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Honeywell Review
By Kiely Kuligowski | December 16, 2021

Honeywell offers access control among its commercial security products and an interface that ties it all together.

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Brivo Review
By Kiely Kuligowski | December 16, 2021

Brivo takes access control completely into the cloud, with a state-of-the art IP system that eliminates nearly all hardware and lets you manage your system from anywhere.

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How to Develop an Access Control Policy
By Erik Sherman | October 11, 2021

Learn how to create an access control policy and what to include.

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Affordable Access Control Systems for Small Businesses
By Sean Peek | October 06, 2021

Smart security systems have many benefits over traditional systems and can save you money. Learn more about affordable smart security solutions.

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Cybersecurity and Risk Management
By Shannon Flynn | September 23, 2021

Cybersecurity is an essential practice for businesses today. Learn how to implement it in your business.

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VPN and Online Privacy: What You Need to Know Before Connecting
By Stella Morrison | September 23, 2021

A VPN connection makes your browsing extremely secure and prevents any third parties from sniffing out your online habits. Learn more about how.

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2021 Annual Report: IT Professionals’ Outlook on Cyber Insurance
By Chad Brooks | September 23, 2021

Annual report on what IT professionals think about cyber insurance.

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What Is Role-Based Access Control?
By Patrick Proctor | September 21, 2021

This guide describes role-based access control and how this security measure restricts your company's data to authorized personnel.

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What is a Visitor Management System?
By Patrick Proctor | September 21, 2021

This guide introduces the concept of a visitor management system and explains the security benefits one offers for small businesses.

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How Do RFID Cards Work?
By Patrick Proctor | September 21, 2021

Smart cards offer businesses many benefits. Here's what to know about how smart cards work, the types of smart cards, and the benefits and risks.

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What Is a Mantrap?
By Jeff Hale | September 21, 2021

Mantraps are far from the most affordable physical access control systems, but they’re also among the most secure. Learn more about them here.

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What Are the Pros and Cons of VPNs?
By Eduardo Vasconcellos | June 30, 2021

Learn what VPNs offer – and what they don't – to find the right solution for your growing business.

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The Difference Between VPN Software and VPN Hardware
By Eduardo Vasconcellos | June 21, 2021

A VPN is becoming more critical these days, and with an understanding of the available options, it's easy to set up a secure network for any team.

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How Do Paid and Free VPNs for Business Differ?
By Sean Peek | May 05, 2021

You have many factors to consider when choosing a free or paid VPN service. Here's what you need to know.

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Cloud VPN: Definition, Types, Benefits and More
By Nicole Fallon | May 05, 2021

Interested in using a cloud VPN for your business but don't know where to start? Here's what you need to know.

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What Is Remote Access VPN?
By Sean Peek | May 05, 2021

Remote access VPNs enable remote employees to join corporate networks securely.

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What Type of VPN Is Best for Your Business?
By Sean Peek | May 05, 2021

A VPN can protect your company's privacy while also increasing access for remote employees. Here's how to find the best VPN for your business.

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What Your Business Needs to Know About VPN Logs
By Eduardo Vasconcellos | May 05, 2021

Finding a VPN service that truly protects your business's privacy can be tricky. Learn what to look for to stay secure and anonymous.

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What Is a Business VPN?
By Nicole Fallon | May 05, 2021

Many businesses have adopted the use of virtual private networks. Here's everything you should know about using a business VPN.

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How Does VPN Encryption Work?
By Sean Peek | May 05, 2021

Virtual private networks (VPNs) are essential to maintaining business security. Knowing how they work will help you choose the best VPN for your company.

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What Is Secure Remote Access?
By Nicole Fallon | April 30, 2021

With many professionals now working from home, secure remote access is becoming a top priority for organizations. Here's what it is and how it works.

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How Much Should You Spend on Small Business Security Systems?
By Max Freedman | February 17, 2021

Security is critical to a small business, but so is budgeting. This guide explains how much you should spend on security systems for your small business.

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How to Use Telemedicine and Stay HIPAA Compliant
By Adam Uzialko | November 10, 2020

Telemedicine solutions connect healthcare providers with patients virtually, saving time and money, but providers must always comply with HIPAA.

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Remote PC Security – Is It Safe?
By Andrew Martins | November 06, 2020

Connecting to any device over the internet, as you would through remote PC software, has inherent risks. Follow these tips to access remote PCs securely.