The De-Blog

Open Space Office? Why Personal Lockers are So Important

Co-working and open office space plans seem to be the new way to encourage creativity and collaboration. Proponents of the concept say it creates more transparency and relationship-building, while those who oppose it state it can be noisy, distracting, and lack privacy and personal space.   If you are considering an open office or co-working…
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Integrating Employee Lockers into Your Workplace

If you’ve been considering adding or updating employee lockers into your workplace, you may be wondering how to integrate them. With new smart lockers, the process is simpler than ever before. Because they are able to be configured to any space, and options are available to customize them to seamlessly fit into your business aesthetics,…
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Finally a Solution for Eliminating In-Class Cell Phone Use: Trackable Storage

A quick search of Pinterest shows some creative ways teachers have come up with for maintaining a cell phone-free classroom. Suggestions range from shoe-holders converted to cell phone storage, to a basket of phones, and even written policies/and contracts.   Administrators have looked at making cell coverage unavailable to students, but that can hinder resources…
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Using Asset Tracking Lockers to Combat In-Class Cell Phone Use

  Cell phone usage in the classroom can be a big-time distraction. Asset tracking lockers have been used in a variety of settings such as for high-value equipment in a warehouse, to evidence storage in a police station. Companies use them to create safe employee lockers, and universities have used them for storing personal effects…
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3 Reasons Why Intelligent Lockers Are Here to Stay

Technology advancement is moving so fast these days with exciting new opportunities sprouting up everywhere. Some of this technology seems silly (do we really need photo filters with dog ears?), while others are truly innovative. Intelligent lockers are one of those forward-thinking technologies, and while they continue to improve based on customization for specific industry…
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Why You Should Align Security System and Business Objectives

Physical and IT security convergence is a trending industry topic once again as technology innovations come to the marketplace. It seems with every new innovation, there are also those looking for the loopholes to take advantage of it for selfish gain. In many ways, security can be like a game of cat and mouse, but…
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What is Physical and IT Security Convergence?

Physical and IT security convergence is a trending industry topic once again as technology innovations come to the marketplace. It seems with every new innovation, there are also those looking for the loopholes to take advantage of it for selfish gain. In many ways, security can be like a game of cat and mouse, but…
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Are Intelligent Locker Systems as Secure as They Say?

Intelligent locker systems, such as asset lockers and secure access systems, have grown in   popularity as we look for more safety, security, and convenience. You no longer need to re-key locks when a key is lost, stolen, or there’s a need for an access change.  Smart lockers save time, money, and headaches with keyless…
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Access Control Lockers for Your School’s Safety

School safety has never been more important as today’s youth have been targets of unimaginable violence. Being proactive and brainstorming the gamut of safety measures to put into place seems to be on every school board’s task list. Could access control lockers help? How can access control doors and lockers be tied together for greater…
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