CA Student ID Cards Require Domestic Violence and Suicide Prevention Hotlines

July 17, 2020 •

SB-972 and more recently SB-316 require student ID cards to include information for domestic violence support and suicide prevention. Updated…


Safely Manage Workplace Visitors During COVID-19

July 29, 2020 • , , ,

Safely manage workplace visitors during COVID-19 with these 5 helpful tips for employers and administrators.  Adaptation is the keyword for…


How to Implement Temperature Screening at your Organization

June 19, 2020 • , ,

Here are 5 factors to consider when implementing temperature screening at your organization. Determining how to effectively implement temperature screening…


ADVANTIDGE Serves Homeless Veterans through PATH LA

December 16, 2019 •

Last month, we gave new meaning to how we help others find safety and security while serving homeless veterans in…

Product News

The Best ID Printer for 2020

December 9, 2019 •

What is the best ID printer for 2020? Our team shares their top pick for the year ahead. We asked…

Case Studies

Massive Healthcare System Seamlessly Integrates Safer Access Control

May 1, 2019 •

A world-class hospital and healthcare organization turned to ADVANTIDGE requiring safer access control. We created a plan with top-of-the-line smart…

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Safely Continuing Our Service Through COVID-19

March 23, 2020 ,

Updated Wednesday, May 13 at 10:30 am As we adapt to the “new normal” caused by the Covid-19 crisis, it is clear that safety, security and trusted identities are more important than ever. Knowing who is entering your building, campus or facility, and implementing a screening process for coronavirus exposure is the expectation, not the… View Article

Prox Cards: Physical Access Control’s Weakest Link

March 17, 2020 ,

In the wrong hands, your employees’ proximity ID cards are a major liability. It’s easier than ever before to clone prox cards, physical access control’s current weakest link for security. Visit Rite-Aid on National Blvd, a few blocks from one of LA’s busiest freeways, and you’ll notice a bright yellow kiosk with “COPY KEYS” in… View Article

Top 3 Fastest ID Card Printer Systems on the Market

March 13, 2020 , ,

Finding the fastest ID card printer that meets your specific application requirements can be a challenge. Your operating system, card technology, and durability requirements will all determine the type of printer suited to your organization. With speed being a top factor in ID card issuance, several top manufacturers have created ID card printers that break… View Article

The Key to Building an Inclusive Culture: Empathy

March 3, 2020 ,

By Brittney Carter  ADVANTIDGE’s Customer Success Director shares insight on the value of a diverse workforce and how to successfully build an inclusive culture: empathy and listening.  With ADVANTIDGE’s pledge to achieve workplace equality, our recent discoveries have led us to understand that diversity and inclusion are far beyond gender and race. Organizations, in recent… View Article

The Culture of Security: Interview with Holley Hunt

February 25, 2020 ,

Last month we had the privilege of connecting with Holley Hunt, Director of Business Development at Johnson Controls. With more than a decade’s experience in leadership roles at top physical security firms, Hunt’s perspective is holistic, founded upon an authentic passion for securing our most valuable assets.  For Hunt, her most valuable assets are her… View Article

A Veterinarian Association Finds Greater Security with Visitor Management

February 18, 2020 ,

When a multinational veterinarian association came to ADVANTIDGE for a comprehensive visitor management solution for their headquarters, we were ready to help them find a better way—both for their staff and the pets they care for.  Corporate Profile: With 24 years of experience, the veterinary association believes that veterinary medicine is best practiced when local… View Article

Debunking Myths About Prox Card Technology Migrations

February 11, 2020

Believe it or not, migrating away from legacy prox card technology can be done smoothly, even for more complex access control setups.  Many organizations today realize that high-frequency, contactless smart card technology will provide their employees with a more convenient, secure experience. Yet the logistics of moving away from magstripe and low-frequency proximity card systems… View Article

3 Reasons to Scan Visitor IDs During Check In

February 3, 2020

Why scan visitor IDs during check-in? Even organizations with low to moderate security needs can benefit greatly from scanning their visitor’s government-issued ID cards. Here’s how… The more that is at stake when it comes to security, the more parameters are required to ensure certain visitors are who they claim to be. For organizations protecting… View Article

Improving the Movie-Going Experience with Membership Cards

January 27, 2020

A High-End Cinema Group based in Los Angeles has made it their mission to create the best movie-going environment. With reserved seating, unique programming, community events, and a bar to enjoy a glass of wine, theater customers enjoy next-level service.  But none of these thoughtful details stand out without customer loyalty, and most of all,… View Article

The Best Visitor Management Software for Businesses

January 21, 2020

Visitor management software for businesses must be able to create efficiency with ease while fostering greater security. HID EasyLobby SVM gives all this and more. HID EasyLobby SVM is a user-friendly visitor management software that allows business administrators to streamline the visitor check-in process with ease without compromising security.  In today’s security-conscious world, businesses large… View Article