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...

Top 3 Reasons to Use People Counting Sensors at Parks, Pools & Rec Centers

So you've heard your neighboring community center is using people counting technology... but why? Here are 3 of the most common reasons parks, swimming pools, and rec centers use SenSource technologies. 1. Accurate Facility Usage Data Knowing how many people are using your park, swimming pool or rec center is a key data...

Addressing Privacy Concerns with People Counting Sensors

A concern we hear often from those considering a people counting system is, "Well if the sensors are video-based, isn't that a privacy issue?" First, it's important to clarify that people counting sensors are not security cameras. No video feed is recorded to a DVR. Video can be extracted in a small segment, which will be explained...

New Feature: Face Mask Detection System

In many places across the US and globally, wearing a face mask is no longer an option but required when in public. As state governments make more strict mask mandates, it’s up to businesses to enforce them or face penalty. SenSource recognizes the pressure and expense businesses are facing to employ staff to oversee such mandates. For this...

Bathroom Occupancy Counter

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, office buildings are implementing new social distancing protocols, such as a bathroom occupancy counter, to reduce the spread of infection and create a safe environment for employees and guests. While staggering schedules, spacing desks and adding partitions all help to encourage the mandated 6 feet...

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...

How Student Unions Are Utilizing People Counting Technology

The student union on campus is more than a place to grab a bite to eat, it is the hub of campus. This is where students go to feel at home. There are many amenities within the student union to bring students and faculty together from the cafeterias, meeting rooms, study lounges and recreation halls, there is something for everyone at every...

Improve Your Visitor Experience by Understanding Their Journey

Do you know what your visitors want when they visit your museum? You think you may know but it’s hard to be certain. Understanding a visitor's journey throughout the museum is one-way facility operators are able to better understand their visitors needs. This information allows curators to then efficiently operate and maintain the...

Enhancing Your Visitors’ Journey & Experience

Visitors frequent museums for a number of reasons ranging from education, organized group outings and for fun. Museum directors must gain a deeper understanding of their visitors journey in order to efficiently operate and curate exhibits. One way for museum directors to understand their visitors better is to implement technology....

Is It Time to Renovate Your Student Union?

Any student or faculty member can tell you that the student union is the hub of any university. Thousands of people pass through the facility each day, visiting the dining halls, stopping by the book store or they have a meeting. Operations management must understand the student union traffic levels and know when an expansion or renovation...