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Why You Shouldn’t Connect to The Cloud Through the Internet

Posted on Dec 14, 2017 7:53:57 AM

When an organization decides to migrate to the Cloud, chances are that the plan is to connect via the Internet. And we get it. It’s the most common way to get it done, it’s ubiquitous, and fairly simple to set up. But in this case, simple doesn’t necessarily mean good. There are a lot of reasons why using the Internet to connect mission-critical applications to the Cloud is downright risky....

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Commonly Overlooked Aspects of Campus Safety

Posted on Dec 1, 2017 7:15:38 AM

Campus safety has never been more important, and your IT department has never been more involved in those initiatives. Because we primarily work with organizations in the education space, we've observed some common issues districts have with their campus safety strategies. DGI Vice President, Jason Eatmon, explains more in this short video:

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Make Your Cloud Access More Like a Food Court

Posted on Nov 9, 2017 8:13:37 AM

For the typical cloud user, cloud access is a little bit like driving to a restaurant. You’ve been to that restaurant before and the service has been good enough, but you have no idea what traffic is going to be like on the way there, and there’s no real way to know the quality of service you’re going to receive on that particular day. We think your cloud experience should be more like a food...

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3 Reasons Not to Move to CloudHub®*

Posted on Oct 13, 2017 7:50:35 AM

*Spoiler alert: We're just kidding. You should definitely check it out. 

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Network Security is Like Building a Car

Posted on Sep 29, 2017 8:39:43 AM

How is developing a network security architecture like builidng a car? DGI's Vice President, Jason Eatmon, explains in this video:

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3 Truths About Modern Video Surveillance Systems

Posted on Sep 14, 2017 7:43:30 AM

Video surveillance systems have undergone quite the technological evolution over the past few years. Closed-circuit television utilizing digital video recorders (DVRs) has now transitioned into an IP-based Video Management System utilizing network video recording servers (NVRs). This technology has become integral to the overall security strategies for many organizations, from schools to...

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Make your Cloud Video Management System More Secure

Posted on Aug 31, 2017 9:20:26 AM

As discussed in our last blog, leveraging a Video Management System (VMS) that is both cloud-based and secure can come with a few challenges. Some organizations might even be hesitant to use a cloud VMS, solely because of some of the additional security concerns. The good news is that cloud VMS can be safely integrated into your security strategy, and can also be a huge asset to your...

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Is Your Surveillance System Putting You at Risk?

Posted on Aug 17, 2017 10:11:45 AM

As previously discussed, many features of Video Management Systems (VMS) are moving to the cloud. While there are many benefits to hosting your surveillance system ona trusted partner’s cloud application service, you should also make some special considerations to ensure that the technology you’ve implemented for a safer environment doesn’t wind up putting you at risk.

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DGI Ranks 1811 on 2017 Inc. 5000

Posted on Aug 16, 2017 2:00:09 PM

August 16, 2017

Development Group, Inc. (DGI) has earned the position of 1811 on the 2017 Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in America. DGI is a proud contributor to economic growth in Redding, California and surrounding areas, and has continued growth goals for 2018 and beyond. The company’s continued hyper-growth can be attributed to the dedication and drive of company...

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Video Management Systems: They’re More than Installing 100 Cameras

Posted on Aug 11, 2017 8:54:28 AM

Many organizations only install a video management system (VMS) after an incident has occurred and they find themselves wishing they had video footage to see what happened. Pro tip: don’t do this! Additionally, these organizations think installing surveillance cameras is the solution to avoiding or combating future incidents. Surveillance cameras are most often used as a tool to discover what ...

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