Bethesda, MD –June 25, 2014 – Datawatch Systems, one of the nation’s leading providers of remotely-managed access control services for commercial office buildings, today announced that it has signed contracts with the prestigious Galleria Office Tower I at 2700 Post Oak Boulevard, Galleria Office Tower II at 5051 Westheimer, and Galleria Financial Center at 5065/5075 Westheimer, which represent a combined 1,066,117 square feet of Class-A office space.
“We are very excited that Datawatch Systems has won contracts to provide access control services to these very prominent Houston office buildings,” said Suzanne Tankersley, CPM®, Datawatch Systems’ regional sales manager for Houston. “We are rapidly expanding in the Houston marketplace as more landlords and property managers understand the long-term cost benefits, effectiveness and operating efficiencies associated with of the use of full service, remotely-managed access control.”
Datawatch Systems’ main focus in providing access control services at urban office buildings in Houston is founded on three core concepts: accessibility, accountability and information. Tenants’ primary concern is that their clients can enter the building as swiftly and conveniently as possible, especially during the summer months when Houston air temperatures regularly climb above 90 degrees Fahrenheit. In addition, property managers need to keep tabs on who enters and departs from both buildings and parking garages, particularly when properties can be accessed through multiple entrances.
Founded in 1981, Datawatch Systems is a full-service commercial office building access control systems provider serving a roster of more than 2,250 buildings domestically and globally. The heart of the company’s automated system is its 24-hour computerized monitoring center that enables multi-level security customized to the needs of individual clients. A complete managed security solutions provider, the company employs a staff of 200 and in addition to its headquarters in Bethesda, MD, operates regional offices in Orlando, FL; Raleigh, NC; Houston, TX; New York, NY; Baltimore, MD; Philadelphia, PA; and Richmond, VA.