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The Advantages of Mobile Solutions for Access Control

Published: June 18, 2024

While electronic access control has become the norm for commercial property, the range of solutions available goes from basic to highly complex. Among the many possibilities, access control systems can include interface applications that can be downloaded to mobile phones. These solutions can offer a crucial advantage in terms of enhancing security, convenience, and efficiency […]

The Benefits of Electronic Access Control

Published: May 1, 2024

In today’s rapidly evolving world, security is paramount. For commercial buildings, ensuring controlled access is not only a matter of safety but also a strategic advantage. Advanced electronic access systems have revolutionized the management of entry and exit from the exterior and within the premises, offering a host of benefits to building owners, landlords, and […]

The Importance of Using Electronic Security Measures for Visitor Management

Published: March 19, 2024

For any business, there will always be some measure of transaction with visitors. Visitor management is crucial to ensuring security, efficiency, and a positive experience for both visitors and the onsite team. Here are some critical considerations for a business when approaching visitor management. Streamline the Check-in Process Electronic processing can provide a seamless and […]

Datawatch Launches New Admin App for Busy Administrators

Published: December 11, 2023

The suite of Datawatch solutions for building security and access management provides a full range of services to keep commercial real estate assets and tenants safe and secure. In an increasingly virtual world, building managers need to be able to utilize these solutions on the go, and the new Datawatch Admin App provides a consolidated […]

Another Year of Excellence for Datawatch

Published: April 25, 2023

April 2023 marks the anniversary of Datawatch Systems, and we couldn’t be happier to celebrate another successful year working with our clients and partners to provide the best commercial real estate access control in the industry. From a small family business, we have grown into a national brand that services public, private, and non-profit sectors. We […]

5 traits of top security thought leaders

Published: March 6, 2023

Do you have what it takes to make a great thought leader? Let’s find out! In the physical security industry, thought leadership isn’t just about gaining a following and having an audience. Security thought leaders share and refine ideas that keep our businesses, buildings, schools — and the people inside them safe. A true thought […]

Managed Services Are Part Of The New Normal

Published: February 6, 2023

As the country returns to work, companies face new challenges when it comes to managing access to commercial properties. We are learning that on-prem services are not the best option when it comes to handling commercial property security, and we need to pivot to other options when incidents arise. Commercial properties can have all of […]

Top 3 Leadership Trends and Prediction For 2023

Published: January 3, 2023

I don’t know about you, but I always enjoy reading about the New Year predictions, trends, and outlooks. It’s not surprising that everyone is talking about Artificial Intelligence, Cybersecurity, and security industry growth. However, what about leadership trends and predictions that will impact the security industry. So, let’s start a conversation about the Top 3 […]

Cohesion and Datawatch Systems Announce Partnership for Rapid Deployment of Cloud-to-Cloud Access Control for Buildings

Published: December 19, 2022

December 19, 2022 – CHICAGO Cohesion, a smart building technology company, has partnered with Datawatch Systems, a managed access control solutions provider, to bring rapid, cloud-to-cloud access control services to buildings. “With this partnership, we are able to launch a full tenant experience app, complete with access control integrations and mobile keycard in as little […]

How Building Owners Are Reducing Costs With Managed Building Security Solutions

Published: April 19, 2019

April 29, 2019 – Bisnow Article Not so long ago, security solutions for commercial buildings provided a simpler version of access control — unlocking doors for tenants when they showed up for work in the morning and locking them again when they went home at night. Today, expectations are far higher. Owners need security systems […]