Operating a self-storage has never been easier. With advances in technology, you can oversee the operation, run a call center and do everything from anywhere, whether you have one site or hundreds. Until now there have been trade-offs between centralized data for call centers or management versus the speed of local operations. Now, the advances of the past several years are combined in one single product: SmartClient from QuikStor.
There are five main security categories that each facility should review and understand: access control, video surveillance, unit alarms, facility communications and office/apartment intrusion protection. When a facility uses these security categories in combination with software, it not only offers a robust security solution for tenants, but also creates a great marketing benefit for the site.
This article examines each of these security solutions and highlights how their integration with software will improve your security as well as help you increase revenue and occupancy.