Best Occupancy Counter – Comparing Monitoring Solutions

Given ongoing COVID-19 related restrictions, many businesses are researching occupancy monitoring solutions and trying to figure out what is the best occupancy counter for their needs. SenSource understood these needs and rapidly developed a real-time occupancy counting solution called SAFESPACE. SAFESPACE Manual Occupancy...

Setting a Store Capacity Limit: How to Get Started

During the Coronavirus pandemic, many retailers are encouraged or mandated by state government officials to set store capacity limits to enforce social-distancing safety protocols. Even into the future as the economy recovers, many public-serving businesses will be faced with the same restrictions. Store capacity limit is a new problem for...

A History of Occupancy Counter Solutions at SenSource

The core of what we do is count people. Why we do it is because we are all data nerds at heart and want to share the power of traffic data with our customers. We test sensors of varying technologies from suppliers around the world. Our in-house software developers work tirelessly to offer a platform that translates raw counts into meaningful data....

Why You Should Automate Your Tally Counter

Essential businesses like grocery stores, pharmacies and home improvement centers in many states are required to limit customers in a store, enforcing social-distancing rules and preventing the spread of the Coronavirus. Business owners may be searching for a tally counter for door attendants to keep track of customers entering and...

Wi-Fi Tracking: A data gold mine or privacy nightmare?

In our latest article published on RetailDive, we take a look at the trend of omnichannel retailing, specifically pertaining to Wi-Fi tracking. Similar to e-commerce retailers, brick-and-mortar retailers utilize a number of technologies when trying to collect data from their customers. Wi-Fi Tracking is one of those technologies that has...

Are You Monitoring Your Library Facility Usage? [Infographic]

Libraries find themselves studying patrons and trying to figure out their interests in order to provide the proper services. Many libraries look at foot traffic data to help them obtain the information on library usage. Foot traffic data helps librarians to determine the building use. However, door counts only measures a patron’s entrance and...

Technology: Libraries of the Future [Infographic]

As technology advances so do the needs of library patrons. People of all ages now have computers, cell phones and/or tablets within arm’s reach at any given moment. They have become use to the idea of having information at their fingertips, many people get deterred if the information they are looking for isn’t readily available. There are...

Amusement Parks Provide Ride Wait Times [Infographic]

Every year millions of people visit amusement and theme parks. It is a big business that needs to run like a well-oiled machine. Visitors today have many different opportunities to choose from within a single park or even between different parks. Each facility must run smoothly to ensure that visitors enjoy their time so they return the following...

SenSource Hosts Developer Internship Program

The need for software developers is growing in Youngstown, Ohio. As a technology company, we take pride in growing the interest and skills of those studying to become developers through our internship program. This summer, we were pleased to host two software development interns: Harsh Shah, a sophomore at Youngstown State University and...

Top 4 Uses for Vehicle Counters

When people think of vehicle traffic counters, they often think of the road traffic studies that they see as they drive through town, however, there are many other ways to measure vehicle traffic patterns. Locations that can see usage 24 hours a day with nonstop commuter and visitor traffic have the most to gain. This blog outlines some of the...