Services of Umbrella Technologies security system integration

Security Design & System Integration

We are a Security Design & System Integration firm focusing on Video Surveillance Systems, Access Control and Mass Notification Solutions.

Convergence of Video Surveillance and Access Control

Umbrella Technologies is taking a new approach to security system integration. Too often physical security assets are not combined with cyber security infrastructure, or vice-versa. Design systems that actually work together.

Umbrella is different. We’ve applied our in-depth design and development background to become the most focused, value-driven security system integration company in the industry.

License Plate Recognition Vs. License Plate Capturing

In the process of designing video surveillance systems- our clients are always telling us they need license plate recognition at their front entrance, but what they usually mean is license plate capturing. Although they’re often used together, these two concepts are...

4 Advantages of Video Surveillance in Food Manufacturing

Health and safety are typically at the top of our list of concerns when processing food. This is why the food industry has such strict requirements in the United States. These businesses are also concerned with other areas such as business operations, loss reduction and regulatory compliance. The many challenges of these requirements include insufficiently regulated systems and continual changes to production practices in food processing. These challenges are driving the need for improvements. For example, advancements in video technology offer a range of benefits for food processing.

Top 5 Reasons to Integrate Video Surveillance and Access Control

The biggest trend in security today is integration between video surveillance and access control. Product vendors and systems integrators are working to bridge the gap between these two systems to provide users with a higher level of security and a more efficient and user-friendly experience.

Access Control and its Effectiveness

There are a large number of reasons why everything from small offices to large corporations should be utilizing this simple and effective security tool. The future success of a company often heavily relies on…

Our Story

For nearly 10 years the founders of Umbrella Technologies in Chicago, Illinois created innovative products within the security industry from High Definition cameras, video management software and actionable business intelligence.

Time and time again we got a first-hand look at the core frustrations of end-users and saw the urgent need to create clear convergence of their security technologies. Finally, we said ENOUGH… Read more

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