Budgets, Buildings & Betterment – 3 Reasons Why Student Unions Use People Counters

Why do student unions use people counters? People counting sensors help union directors and management quantify the building’s usage. Armed with foot traffic data, better business decisions can be made surrounding budgets, building operations, and planning renovations. A student center is more than a place to grab a bite to eat, it is the hub...

How to Select An Automated Church Attendance Tracker System

She gazes over the congregation each Sunday morning.  Her eyes are clear, her mind is sharp, her addition skills are unparalleled throughout the district.  She wields nothing other than a dull #2 pencil and a well-used notebook with just a few remaining pages.  Her task; count every person in attendance from the squirmy...

5 Unexpected Sensor Features

People counting sensors are obviously used to count people and automate the process of collecting and analyzing that data. It sounds simple, but once you put a sensor in a real-life scenario, you realize the many oddities to consider to ensure the most accurate data is collected.Your employees keep walking under the sensor beefing up the...

SenSource Celebrates 20 Years & Counting

In 2002, Youngstown natives Joe Varacalli and Kevin Stefko embarked on an entrepreneurial adventure, opening a technology company in a modest office in Youngstown, Ohio. Albeit in the midst of the dot-com bust, the two developed a successful business as an online supplier of various sensors for industrial applications such as motion-detectors...

The Ultimate Guide to Surviving Retail Bankruptcies with Store Traffic Data

From the Retail Apocalypse to the worldwide pandemic, brick-and-mortar retail has experienced pressures in the past five years like never before in history, resulting in the highest rate of retail bankruptcies since the Great Recession. But it’s not all doom-and-gloom; retail is not dead. The industry has undergone a supersonic...

SenSource Awarded Modern Library Award

For the 8th consecutive year, SenSource has been awarded Platinum Distinction in LibraryWorks' Modern Library Awards. We are pleased to announce our People Counting Sensors have received a platinum award in LibraryWorks' eighth annual Modern Library Awards (MLAs). The MLAs were created to recognize the top products and...

End of Year Foot Traffic Reports

We think Paolo Magrassi from Gartner said it best when he said “If you torture your data set enough, it will confess anything.” Like any large data sets, foot traffic data collected by a People Counting System over an entire year can be sizeable and intimidating. However, by using SenSource’s Vea Software, creating useful and impactful...

Patron Counting 101: Essential Data, Extensive Value

A Webinar Hosted by LibraryWorks We've partnered with LibraryWorks earlier in the year to discuss how patron counting technology is used to abide by pandemic-related occupancy limits. As we slowly emerge from the pandemic, it's the perfect time to get back to basics when it comes to patron counting. What is it? How does it work? Should I still...

How to Set Operating Hours in Vea Analytics Platform

You’ve purchased your SenSource people counting system - what’s next? It’s time to get familiar with all the features Vea Analytics Platform has to offer! After placing an order with one of our friendly account reps, your order moves along to our production department to program the sensors and ship them your way. After installation,...

Museums Across the United States Commemorating the 20th Anniversary of September 11th

Our country was at a standstill the morning of September 11, 2001. We were stricken with fear and confusion and sadness as we experienced, or watched from a distance, the events unfold that day. “On September 11, 2001 – a clear, sunny, late summer day – al Qaeda terrorists aboard three hijacked passenger planes carried out coordinated...