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According to the Unified Crime Report by the FBI, businesses that lack a comprehensive security system are 4.5x more likely to be targets of theft and burglary. In fact, the report found that if an alarm is present at the business, then about 60% of burglars sought out an alternative target. If you are a business owner in Tampa, Florida then you should take the appropriate business security measures to protect against property crimes. At Monarch, we’re here to help you build a business security Tampa system that works for you.

Keeping an Eye on Your Business: The Benefits of Business Security Tampa 

With the business security cameras offered by Verkada for Tampa companies, you can help protect your clientele, staff, and property. After all, security cameras help to reduce unauthorized access to your business and property. It is one of the most viable deterrents a business owner can use to help protect their company from prevalent crimes in Tampa such as theft and robbery. Consider the following advantages of business security Tampa.

Deter Theft and Robbery

Businesses like banks and grocery stores are often targeted by criminals. Cameras allow Tampa businesses to deter crimes such as theft, robberies, vandalism, assault, or other malicious behaviors. Additionally, security cameras help your business personnel identify suspicious activities both inside and outside the banks. Overall, surveillance cameras should be part of your business security Tampa system in order to ensure the safety of staff and clientele.

Reduce Emergency Response Time

In the case of an emergency like a burglary, you can dramatically reduce the Tampa authorities’ response time by sharing your live feed of your surveillance cameras via SMS. You can rest assured that staff, clients, and your assets are safe and secure with this feature included in Verkada business security Tampa systems.  

Evidence in Case of Crimes

Tampa businesses often find it challenging to provide substantial evidence in a case that can be considered indisputable. Any court case can be complicated by the constant back-and-forth between witnesses and persuasion techniques of a lawyer. What cannot be contested, though, is a clear and concise video depicting an action – criminal or not. For this reason, many business owners depend on Verkada surveillance cameras for their business security Tampa system. Rest assured that our business cameras securely capture 24/7 footage that is accessible on the cloud anywhere, anytime.

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Evidence to Quickly Resolve In-House Conflicts

Although it is less than ideal to have in-house conflicts, it is a reality that many business owners in Tampa face. These conflicts can range from simple spats and arguments to full blown violence. Such conflicts, particularly those involving harassment, can be very difficult to resolve. So, even though one hopes that using footage from security cameras to resolve a conflict won’t be necessary, it is comforting to know that one has a conclusive record of employee interaction in case a “difference of opinion” arises. 

Moreover, Verkada security cameras and environmental sensors that detect noise levels can even help Tampa business owners identify a potential issue before it even arises. With Verkada business cameras, you can keep a watchful eye on your employees – even when you’re not at your company.

Improve Employee Productivity

Payroll costs are among a business’ largests expenses – especially in a city as expensive like Tampa. It is important, then, to know that your payroll dollars are well spent. Of course, you don’t want your employees slacking off by just surfing the internet all day or arriving late and leaving early. Monarch can help you keep your employees on track with a professionally designed network of in-house video surveillance cameras and sensors that are strategically placed. 

For example, Verkada environmental sensors can let you know when there is crowding going on. You can then look to your surveillance cameras – on the very same platform – to assess the situation. Overall, Verkada’s cameras and devices can help you ensure your maximizing profit.

Provide a Sense of Safety

Nowadays, businesses in Tampa are looking for ways to provide a sense of safety for their employees and customers. You can give your business a sense of safety and credibility by installing security cameras. As mentioned, cameras can help deter crime and can also be used to identify criminals. Cameras in your business can also help improve response time in the event of an emergency; this may help employees feel safe in their working environment. Overall, you can keep your staff and clientele safe with Verkada business security Tampa cameras and devices.

Why Choose Verkada for Your Tampa Business Security System?

Verkada Command alongside Dome Camera for business security Tampa

If you’re going to invest in a business security Tampa system, then you’re not going to want cameras that are difficult to install, maintain, and use. Nor will you want to pay for features you don’t even use. Rest assured that Monarch has your back. Our cameras stand out from the rest because they provide an advanced, AI-driven security environment. Consider the following features that make the cloud-based security cameras of Verkada unique:

  • Solid-state Storage (SSD): No NVR, DVR, or server is required. This means you pay for what you use – and that’s all. Moreover, this reduces any extra overhead operations and the expenses they come with!
  • Regular, Automatic Software Updates: No need to worry about if your devices are working properly or are up-to-date with our Verkada devices.
  • Simple Plug-and-Play Install: Just a standard Ethernet cable is required for the cameras to be brought online and fully operational within minutes!
  • Unlimited Users Allowed: You can easily authorize admins access to an unlimited number of users. So, if you want someone else in charge of security because you’re too busy running the business, they can easily access everything you do – at the same time!
  • Accessible Anywhere, Anytime: Access archived or live feed videos on any device or browser
  • Live Alerts: Receive instant alerts in any meaningful event
  • Infinitely Scalable: No matter how large your business is, we can help you keep everyone on the same page. 
  • 10-Year Warranty: Rest assured that your money is well protected! 
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Building a Business Security Tampa System

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It is critical to address the most significant issues faced by Tampa businesses such as burglaries, theft, vandalism, and violence while developing your security system. Of course, you’ll also want to protect your staff and clientele and ensure they feel safe. At Monarch, we’re here to help you build a business Tampa security system that is the best fit for you. We’ll start off with the ultimate security measure: cameras for your business

Improve Your Tampa Business’ Security with Verkada Cameras

Set of cameras including fisheye, mini, and dome series

We offer a variety of options to meet your security needs for your business in Florida including: the Verkada Indoor Dome Series, the Verkada Outdoor Dome Series, the Verkada Bullet Series, the Verkada Mini Series, and Verkada Fisheye Series. All of these cameras include the following features:

  • Unlimited Storage on Camera and Cloud: Reduce your business’ liability risk with unlimited cloud archiving offered by Verkada cameras.
  • AI-Based Video Analytics: Face detection and person of interest detection. If you have a thief on your hands, you can easily receive alerts when that person re-enters your business.
  • Smart Filters: Search for specific people, vehicles, and objects without having to spend too much time scrubbing through footage.
  • Shareable Live Feeds: Share your live feed via SMS. This is useful as you can send it to first responders in case of an emergency for dramatically reduced response time.
Verkada Indoor Dome Series
Dome Camera by Verkada

The Verkada Indoor Dome Camera is designed for indoor, high-traffic areas. It is the perfect general-purpose security camera for your business. There are three versions of this camera: CD42, CD52, and C62.

Image Resolution5MP5MP4K
Type of LensFixed, with 3x Zoom DigitallyZoom, with 3x Optical and Digital ZoomZoom, with 3x Optical and Digital Zoom
Standard RetentionUp to 365 DaysUp to 365 DaysUp to 90 Days
Standard StorageUp to 2TBUp to 2TBUp to 2TB
IR Range 15m30m30m
The Verkada Outdoor Dome Series
Dome Outdoor security camera

The Verkada Outdoor Dome Series is both weather- and tamper-resistant – perfect for Tampa’s climate. Its capabilities function well even in areas with limited bandwidth and connectivity. This is perfect if you want to monitor the parking lot of your business and if you want to capture key license plates. There are three versions of this camera: CD42-E, CD52-E, and C62-E.

Image Resolution5MP5MP4K
Type of LensFixed, with 3x Zoom DigitallyZoom, with 3x Optical and Digital ZoomZoom, with 3x Optical and Digital Zoom
Standard RetentionUp to 365 DaysUp to 365 DaysUp to 90 Days
Standard StorageUp to 2TBUp to 2TBUp to 2TB
IR Range 15m30m30m
The Verkada Bullet Series
Verkada Bullet Series security camera

The Verkada Bullet Series is ideal for long range, outdoor surveillance. It is built to withstand harsh environments. The Verkada Bullet camera is available in two lens types: wide angle and telephoto. There are four versions of this camera: CB51-E, CB61-E, CB51-TE, CB61-TE

TypeIndoor and/or OutdoorIndoor and/or OutdoorIndoor and/or OutdoorIndoor and/or Outdoor
Image Resolution 5MP5MP4K4K
Type of LensZoom, with up to 3x Optical and Digital zoomTelephoto Zoom, with 8-20mm focal lengthZoom, with up to 3x Optical and Digital zoomTelephoto Zoom, with 8-20mm focal length
Standard RetentionUp to 2TBUp to 2TBUp to 2TBUp to 2TB
Standard StorageUp to 365 DaysUp to 365 DaysUp to 90 DaysUp to 90 Days
IR Range30m50m30m50m
The Verkada Mini Series
Verkada Mini Series Camera for business security Tampa

The Verkada Mini Series offers both flexibility and enhanced resolution. The Mini Camera is a compact size that can fit any space, anywhere indoors! If you wish to conserve space, then this is the camera for you. There are three versions of this camera: CM41-S, CM41, and CM41-E.

Image Resolution5MP5MP5MP
Type of LensFixed, with up to 3x Digital ZoomFixed, with up to 3x Digital ZoomFixed, with up to 3x Digital Zoom
Standard RetentionUp to 90 daysUp to 365 DaysUp to 365 Days
Standard StorageUp to 385GBUp to 2TBUp to 2TB
IR RangeN/A15m15m

The ​Verkada Fisheye Camera

Fisheye Camera by Verkada for security in Tampa businesses

The ​Verkada Fisheye Camera provides a panoramic view of the entire property – both indoor and outdoor. This camera allows for total surveillance coverage – which is critical to protect your business in Tampa, Florida. The Fisheye Camera comes in one version: CF81-E. It is both an indoor and outdoor camera with an image resolution of 12MP. It has a fixed type of lens that has the ability to digitally zoom up to 3x. The maximum storage capacity available is 2TB. It can store up to 90 days of footage. It has audio. Lastly, it has an IR range of 20m. 

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Alarm Systems 

Alarm System for business security Tampa

Moreover, consider adding an alarm system to your business security Tampa system. An alarm system like that of Verkada can go above and beyond basic security by offering crucial protection against other common threats in Tampa like theft, burglary, property damage, and violence. An alarm system can help deter such threats. When connected to your business’ surveillance cameras, door locks, and access control, your integrated alarm system can help inform security teams of potential issues and trigger faster responses from emergency personnel or on-premise staff.


There are many important features to Verkada alarm systems that ensure safety and security for your business. For example, the alarm systems can have 24/7 professional monitoring, come with emergency dispatch capabilities, and are cloud-managed. 

Environmental Sensors

SV11 Environmental Sensor by Verkada for business security Tampa

If you wish to further secure your business or seek to maximize your employee productivity and your profit, consider an environmental sensor. Verkada environmental sensors allow one to easily monitor the safety of your employees. These sensors can detect: the temperature and humidity, vape and smoke, the air quality, noise levels, and motion.

Design and Features of the SV11
s11 sensor for tampa florida business security

The SV11 is unique in not only its ability to monitor the overall environment, but also in its design and features. Its outer layer is a photochemically stainless steel etch and it is followed by several different sensors that measure and report data. Verkada’s SV11 works by using the onboard sensors to detect changes in the breakdown of chemicals in the air.

Furthermore, the SV11 has many different features that make it one of the most appealing environmental sensors to several different industries. Consider the following unique attributes:

  • Command Platform: Individuals can access all sensor data from the Command platform and view it against a timeline to get a full picture of when these events occurred. Environmental data can be compared easily between any number of sensors or locations.
  • Customize Your Dashboard: On your dashboard you can visualize the environmental data provided by the SV11. Further, you can determine which exact sensor data you’d like monitored and displayed.
  • Easy Visualization of Data: Data can be easily visualized thanks to color-coded sensor readings and data representations.
  • Integration with other Verkada Devices: The SV11 Environmental Sensor is natively integrated with all other Verkada devices.
  • Link Sensor-Based Data to Video: Individuals can link any sensor with a Verkada camera, correlating video with sensor-based data. Overall, this adds a layer of visual proof to help people understand what exactly took place.
  • Custom Threshold: Individuals can configure custom alert thresholds to receive real-time notifications via SMS and email.
  • Sensor-Based Alerts: When an anomaly is detected, an alert via SMS or email can be sent to pre-selected individuals as well as security, allowing teams to respond quickly.
  • Alert Settings: Teams that operate on different schedules should use custom alerts to cut down on unnecessary notifications during the weekend and after work. Our platform allows each user to set what hours and days of the week that they’d like to receive alerts for sensor-based anomalies.
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The Benefits of The SV11 Environmental Sensor
SV11 Sensor data to monitor business security Tampa

Business security is increased with the SV11 environmental sensor. Consider the following advantages of the SV11 sensor:

Monitor for Undesirable Environments
  • Place sensors in restrooms to help reduce undesirable behaviors such as vaping and smoking
  • Assess the noise levels and motion to ensure your employees are productive
  • Measure humidity to avoid mold formation – especially during the humid months of Tampa.
  • Measure air quality to ensure there is clean air for your employees and clients. 

Access Control 

Access Control device Verkada

As a business owner in Tampa, you can feel secure knowing that your interests are safeguarded with any Verkada device. Access control provides insight on building activity like who enters and exits areas; aids in intrusion detection with filters for tailgating and similar behaviors; and protects your business’ assets. Verkada’s Access control includes door readers, door controllers, and wireless locks.

Verkada’s AC41 Door Controller
Verkada door controller for business security Tampa system

With Verkada’s AC41 Door Controller, clients may bring plug-and-play ease to managing doors and access throughout their buildings. In other words, as soon as you install the AC41 Door Controller, it is ready to use within minutes! Our Access Controller can easily integrate with any existing door hardware and readers in your facility.

With our Command platform, you can easily manage your doors once they are connected to the network. On the Command platform, you can effortlessly manage building access, scheduling, and users. You also save time adding users on the platform since employees are seamlessly configured, onboarded, and offboarded. This is because of the integration with active directory platforms.

Additionally, you can easily connect your Access Controller with your cameras using Verkada Command to provide real-time video analytics on access-related events. Thus, you are able to not only view what is happening at your building’s points of entry, but also take proactive action for any significant occurrences.

Verkada’s AD32 Door Reader
Door reader for access control for business security

The AD32 Door Reader is yet another device that allows you to control access to your facility. This door reader supports low and high frequency card formats as well as mobile devices that have the Verkada Pass app. Furthermore, the AD32 Door Reader comes in two different options: the Mullion Mount Plate and the Single Gang Mount Plate. Both options allow for customized installs.

The Single Gang Mount Plate is a common card reader format that can replace existing reader mounts or be used on traditional installations. The thinner Mullion form factor has a sleek design and can be used in smaller spaces such as door frames.

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Access Control Key Features

With Verkada devices, business security in Tampa is made easy! Consider the following key features of Verkada’s access control:

  • Seamless Video Integration and Analytics
  • Infinite Scalability
  • Cloud-Based Software and Management
  • Integrate the Access Controller with Any Existing Cards and Readers
  • 10-year Warranty on Hardware
  • Verkada’s Pass App: Touchless Access Capability with Bluetooth
Managing Access Credentials
managing credentials on Command platform for business security

So, how does Verkada’s access control work? You can manage access control on the Verkada Command platform which is where you can access and monitor all of your devices. There are many different features that you may use to secure access control across your building.

First, you can specify the user groups or access levels of your business on Verkada Command. Then, you can design badge templates for each user group or access level. Next, you can print the badges and issue credentials either in bulk or individually. Finally, you can maintain your business’ users and permissions up to date in real time.

What else can be done on Verkada Command to manage your business’ access control? Consider the following features:

  • Synchronize Profiles: Synchronize users from SSO systems such as Okta and Azure Active Directory, and natively capture access levels and groups.
  • Provisioning with a Single Click: With a single click, employees can be issued bluetooth credentials or a physical ID card.
  • Log of Badge Events: On Verkada Command, access a log of badge events to ensure that only authorized individuals have access to secure areas.
  • Secure De-provisioning: Instantly and automatically deprovision users from all systems and access points.
  • Unlock Doors from Anywhere, Anytime: Users can remotely unlock authorized doors using either the Verkada Pass and Command Mobile apps
  • One-Tap Instant Lockdown: Create custom Lockdown scenarios that can be activated with a single tap to immediately secure buildings in the event of an emergency.

Why Choose Verkada for Your Business Security Tampa System?

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(1) Easy Install and Use

Verkada offers an integrated security platform that can protect your Tampa business from different forms of threats. Our devices are easy to install, use, and maintain. All of our products have a plug-and-play design meaning that our devices are online within minutes of installation without any configurations on your part. Moreover, you can easily access any device of your organization from any browser or device of yours. Lastly, our products are designed to have automatic security and software updates in order to reduce maintenance overhead.

(2) Guaranteed Scalability

The security systems offered by Verkada do not depend on servers or networks. Thus, we are able to guarantee centralized device management. In other words, you can manage all of your devices on one single cloud-managed platform. This is useful if you often find yourself occupied with your business and don’t want to keep track of too many devices. Moreover, our security systems have unlimited cloud archiving, making it simple to store and organize critical footage.

(3) Secure from the Start

All devices from Verkada are secure by default. Our security systems have end-to-end encryption. In other words, only authorized, inbound connections are accepted and able to access data. Moreover, our security systems offer role-based access. This means administrations are able to configure the levels of user permissions. Lastly, you can view the usage of systems to ensure compliance and internal control with the audit logs that our systems offer.

Allow Monarch to help you build your business security Tampa system today! 

Explore Our Security Options Updated: Oct 11

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