Entries by Ellie Randall

Open Options Hosts Consultants for First-Ever A&E Summit

Open Options, a leading provider of open platform access control software, hosted the company’s first A&E Summit for security consultants in Austin, Texas this past weekend. The Open Options team planned a full weekend of networking, session speakers and open discussion. Announced at the event were new and improved products including new HD Series Enclosures, […]

Open Options Expands Corporate Office

Due to recent company growth, we have expanded our corporate headquarters. This expansion served to relocate our development department and accommodate new employees, including a production manager. The new addition houses nine offices as well as a secondary warehouse space for product storage, assembly and management. The expansion was completed a couple weeks ago and […]

Open Options Welcomes New Employees

We are excited to announce the addition of new team members in our technical support and training departments to accommodate our continued success and growth in the market. New to our training and education department is Brittany Tate, a Texas A&M graduate who comes to Open Options from General Dynamics where she acquired over eight […]

Head of Security Confident in the Safety of Denver Public Schools

Michael Eaton, chief of public safety for Denver Public Schools, recently shared the security measures the district has in place to safeguard 200 campuses with nearly 92,000 students. Open Options is proud to supply access control for DPS and equip them with the feature set necessary to help protect faculty, staff, and students every day. […]

Open Options to Showcase DNA Fusion at Upcoming Campus Security Shows

We are excited to announce our participation in two upcoming events focused on campus safety and security solutions. On June 20, Open Options’ Southeast sales manager, Charles Johnson, will be exhibiting at the Campus Security & Life Safety Summit at the University of Central Florida in Orlando. Hosted by Campus Security & Life Safety magazine, […]

Open Options Hosts Annual Vendor Partner Day & Crawfish Boil

Last week we held our third annual Vendor Partner Day event, where individuals from 10 partner companies had the opportunity to meet one-on-one with the Open Options sales, marketing, and technical teams. Best sales practices, new product information, and company roadmaps were some of the common points across presentations. We want to thank the following […]

Success at ISC West for Open Options

The Open Options team was excited to attend and exhibit at ISC West a couple weeks ago in Las Vegas! Employees had a great time meeting with security integrators, partners and end users as the company featured exciting new software features and integrations. Some of the most notable items that were showcased included Open Options’ new […]

Open Options Recognizes Dealer Partners for Outstanding Partnership

We’ve recently recognized several dealer partners across the nation for their outstanding commitment and partnership to Open Options in 2017. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all our dealer partners for their support, and congratulate 2017’s award recipients on their well-deserved accolades. We look forward to continuing to work with our dealer […]

Decentralized Assets, Centralized Control

In this day and age, securing educational facilities is not as simple as it once was. Long gone are the days of slapping CCTV cameras around the exterior of a building and calling it “safe.” There is no finite security solution for any one campus, and oftentimes, solutions will vary greatly in their technology depending […]

Open Options Kicks off 2018 with National Sales Meeting

Last week, Open Options employees gathered for the company’s national sales meeting, an annual event where the team reviews the successes of the previous year, sets goals for the upcoming year, and celebrates with well-deserved honors and accolades. At this year’s meeting, our sales force met with each of the Open Options department managers, including operations, […]