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ASK4 Announces Strategic Partnership with STRATIS IoT

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. - March 12th, 2020 - Award-winning Internet service provider ASK4 is delighted to announce it is partnering with STRATIS® IoT, the leading Internet of Things (IoT) ​management platform​ designed for multi-tenanted buildings. The combination of the STRATIS management platform and ASK4’s industry-leading broadband and WiFi service...

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How to Deploy an IoT Solution for Multifamily

The IoT market is booming and spreading from its origins in single-family homes. As exciting as this expansion is, this unfortunately means that in the Multifamily housing market, some sites are installing this technology with hasty adaptations from single-family IoT. This can present obstacles for current Staff and Residents, and create...

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What is the Importance of Cybersecurity in Multifamily IoT?

When discussing cybersecurity in Multifamily housing, there are a wide range of attitudes from “What’s a hacker going to find out? That I keep my thermostat at 72 degrees?” to “All technology is susceptible to hacking,” and everything in between.  These mindsets do not fully consider the security risks and vulnerabilities as well as prevention...

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Why Use a Password Manager?

This February, STRATIS is expressing our love for and commitment to security and privacy. Learn more about how we are always striving for the highest level of security with reading about our SOC 2 audit here. All organizations should prioritize security and continuously build upon measures to protect against cyberattacks. In addition to this,...

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STRATIS: Coming Soon to a Town Near You

STRATIS is kicking off 2020 strong with events all over the country. Let’s get together! CES 2020 and Connections Summit -January 7-10 (Las Vegas, NV): The Consumer Technology Association gathers almost 200,000 attendees from over 160 countries to exhibit consumer technology hardware. CEO and CoFounder Felicite Moorman spoke on two panels: Energy...

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How Can Smart Apartment Technology Decrease Your Operational Expenditures?

As the price of energy increases, the question for Property Owners and Developers is “How can smart apartment technology and energy work together?” The answer is smart energy. Smart energy is making energy efficient through smart technology.  Energy efficiency is synonymous with decreasing operational expenditure.    Fortunately,...

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What Can a Smart HVAC System Do for You?

Typically, smart devices may evoke images of smart thermostats, lighting, etc. A smart Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) system may not initially come to mind, but this system can work together with other smart devices to enhance their values. For example, a smart thermostat could tell a Resident what the temperature of the room...

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3 Ways that Smart Apartment Technology Prevents Water-Related Damages

As winter brings about drastic temperature decreases, the potential for pipes freezing (and then bursting) increases. There are also other serious water-related damages that can occur year-round and waste time, energy, and money for Property Owners, Property Managers, and Residents. Smart apartment technology can prevent this with...

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