Seven ways to automate your workplace and eliminate mundane tasks.

2017-11-22T15:09:05+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|

There are the tasks that make our jobs rewarding and exciting – the core of what we do; the reason for our heading into work every day; the ‘why’ behind our chosen career. But we also know that we have to take the bad along with the good and, when it comes to our day-to-day existence at work, this quite often comes in the form of the mundane and repetitive [...]

Three key strategies when implementing a Zero Harm workplace

2017-11-22T15:13:05+00:00 November 15th, 2017|

Zero harm. The latest, and surprisingly controversial, movement in safety culture priorities for business. The basic concept of zero harm works around the ideology that every employee, contractor, and visitor who enters a work site should be able to rely upon an intact and safe working environment every single day. Sounds simple, yes? And yet, implementing safe work strategies that result in a zero harm environment have given rise to [...]

Five reasons you should employ an iPad receptionist.

2017-11-22T15:57:56+00:00 October 30th, 2017|

The world has changed. A vast majority of our lives are now lived with the significant aid of technology. Sure, we suffer through the annoyance of the odd glitch now and then but, for the main part, our lives are vastly improved. As we continue into our tech-savvy futures, people are venturing well beyond merely accepting and feeling comfortable with technology. They are expecting it, wanting it and everything it [...]

Reporting enhancements, easy staff check-in and Host approvals

2017-11-22T15:58:21+00:00 October 17th, 2017|

Sine has released a new update with a focus on reporting and Hosts by visitor type. Reports have been improved to provide your team with greater insights per visitor type and check-in device, and now reveal other core metrics such as rejected and auto expired passes across your Sites. Hosts can now be set by visitor type, making staff check-in even easier by allowing Staff to bypass Hosts. Host [...]

What you need to know about the future of airport security.

2017-11-22T15:58:49+00:00 October 16th, 2017|

With the Australian and New Zealand Airport Safety Week commencing this week Sine is focusing on our aviation industry. So, why is security such a big issue for airports, and more importantly, where can we see it progressing in the future?   Current risks facing airport security In 2001 three airplanes were highjacked, and an attempt was made on a fourth, in what is commonly known as the 9/11 attacks. This [...]

Sine features in TechInSA

2017-11-22T15:59:40+00:00 October 13th, 2017|

TechInSA, the South Australian governments high tech start up support agency, has featured Sine in their news blog. Outlining how Sine has revolutionised the check-in and out processes for businesses world wide, the article talks to Sine CEO Antony Ceravolo on Sine as a company and the benefits of growing an international business in a state that is quickly becoming known for it's start ups. "No matter where you work, [...]

How visitor management software can help during natural disasters

2017-11-22T16:00:16+00:00 October 9th, 2017|

In 2017 we have born witness to several major natural disasters, with on going consequences. Hurricanes Irma and Maria have hit American territories hard, with Puerto Rico still struggling to gain stability in Maria's wake. Central Mexico was devastated by an earthquake that caused the deaths of 369 people, and injured a further 6,000. And, most recently, Vanuatu island Ambae was evacuated of its 11,000 residents due to the threat of [...]

Six ways digital visitor management improves security onsite

2017-11-22T16:01:24+00:00 September 29th, 2017|

How does security work in the digital world? It's a question that is often asked, with a heavy emphasis on how secure your digital profile is, and more importantly, how it can be improved. In the tech world, management of system security is often supplemented with a process called 'hardening'. This is the practice of taking several simple steps to form layers of additional protection to your core security management. [...]

Five ways facilities management will change in the next three years.

2017-11-22T16:02:34+00:00 September 25th, 2017|

It's hard to imagine that facilities management has only been recognised as an industry of it's own since the 1980's. The establishment of facilities management heralded a jump from the big mahogany desks and secretary fronted offices of the 50's and 60's, to the cubicle and computer set up we are so familiar with today. And with this change, it was not long before facilities management became a necessity to [...]

Three key features to minimise risks on school grounds.

2017-11-22T16:03:01+00:00 September 18th, 2017|

Australias national child protection week took place this month, encouraging schools and communities to think about what we can do to keep our children safe. An integral part of which has been ensuring that schools remain secure places for both students and staff alike. Run by the National Association for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect, otherwise known as NAPCAN, prevention was a large focus of the week. As children [...]