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As a new initiative for Savance, our blog will cover what's new at Savance EIOBoard, as well as share team member insights on various industries and topics.

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We're rebranding: EIOBoard is now Savance Workplace

Savance Announces EIOBoard Is Now Savance Workplace!

Posted on October 20, 2022 by Steve Bardocz

On October 1st, Savance officially launched its new name for EIOBoard, Savance Workplace. We came up with Savance Workplace to encompass the full product suite empowering organizations to account for people for various purposes such as communications, visibility, accountability, safety, and security.

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New Savance Video Illustration: Savance Workplace Solution Overview

New Video: Savance Workplace Overview

Posted on May 21, 2021 by Sofia McClure

We're happy to present a new video, this time introducing our full line of Savance Workplace solutions. Check it out and help us share!

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Join the Savance Team: Senior Software Engineer

Join the Savance Team: Senior Software Engineer

Posted on April 29, 2021 by Sofia McClure

Savance is looking for Senior Software Engineer in our Savance Workplace team. We’re looking for a computer addict -- and a person who is able to work independently, communicate effectively, have the ability to design with limited details, architect the best solution with his or her team, code it, test it, and deliver a solid product without being micro-managed.

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New Case Study: The Forest at Duke

New Case Study: The Forest at Duke

Posted on February 10, 2021 by Sofia McClure

Our first case study of 2021 presents The Forest at Duke, a retirement community that uses Savance's COVID-19/Health Screening solution to automate the screening of staff and visitors. For this project, Savance worked closely with access control integrator Modern Systems to further increase the safety of residents and staff by integrating Savance COVID-19/Health Screening with the The Forest at Duke's PDK access control system.

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New Savance Video Illustration: Savance Time & Attendance Solution Overview

New Video: Savance Time & Attendance

Posted on December 18, 2020 by Sofia McClure

We're happy to introduce a new overview video, this time introducing our Time & Attendance solution. Check it out and help us share!

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New Case Study: Federal Mogul (Tenneco)

New Case Study: Federal-Mogul - Tenneco

Posted on November 6, 2020 by Sofia McClure

We're ending this week with a new Savance case study, featuring Federal-Mogul Powertrains, now a part of Tenneco. Federal Mogul was using a Visitor Management solution from a Savance competitor, and was able to increase productivity and safety, as well as save time, by switching to Savance's solutions for Visitor Management and Emergency Mustering.

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P.A.R for the Course - Prevent, Alert, Report - COVID-19 Screening Solutions Approach

P.A.R for the Course - Prevent, Alert, Report

Posted on October 16, 2020 by TJ Trouba

While efficiency and safety is Savance's end goal, there are a multitude of different ways to approach this depending upon the customer’s prioritization of their various objectives. These past months of working through how to safely work in an office environment, while navigating a pandemic, have allowed us to craft three different approaches through access control integration.

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Join the Savance Team: Support & Implementation Engineer

Moving Touchless into the Future

Posted on October 12, 2020 by TJ Trouba

Stating the obvious, Covid-19 has changed the way we work, creating a new normal. Like it or not, businesses need to have new outlooks on health and safety as we move into the future and tackle the new challenges that arise. One of these new challenges is a way to keep the workplace clean and sanitary, for visitors and staff alike.

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Join the Savance Team: Support & Implementation Engineer

Join the Savance Team: Support & Implementation Engineer

Posted on October 1, 2020 by Sofia McClure

Savance has an opening for a Support & Implementation Engineer in our Savance EIOBoard product team. The Support & Implementation Engineer will provide primary support and implementation services for Savance's EIOBoard brand and its various software solutions. 

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New Case Study: Holladay Park Plaza

New Case Study: Holladay Park Plaza

Posted on September 4, 2020 by Sofia McClure

We're excited to introduce a new Savance case study, featuring Holladay Park Plaza, a large apartment-based retirement community in Portland, OR. Savance was happy to help Holladay upgrade to a cloud-based Savance solution integrated with Holladay's existing PDK access control. Since then, Holladay has also added Savance's COVID-19 screening solutions for an easy way to screen both staff and visitors upon entering the building.

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PDK + Savance Covid-19 Solutions LIVE Broadcast Video Illustration

PDK + Savance Covid-19 Solutions LIVE Broadcast Video

Posted on September 3, 2020 by Sofia McClure

About a month ago, our friends and partners at ProdataKey did a live broadcast to introduce some of our COVID-19 solutions. For anyone that missed it, here's a chance to view it on PDK's YouTube channel.

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New Case Study: Thyssen Mining

New Case Study: Thyssen Mining

Posted on August 12, 2020 by Sofia McClure

We're happy to present a new case study featuring Thyssen Mining, a leading North American underground mining contractor, and how Savance EIOBoard helped them achieve realtime employee tracking and visibility. We were also excited to be able to give Thyssen a new sophisticated look, by replacing the organization's old magnetic in/out board with a custom-designed electronic status board.

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Control access through doors and turnstiles based on covid screening results

Continuing Innovation in the Covid & Return to Work Battle

Posted on August 4, 2020 by TJ Trouba

This blog post explores some of the recently added technology and innovation Savance has added in order to help customers safely return to work during COVID-19.

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Join PDK + Savance Covid-19 Solutions LIVE Broadcast Illustration

Join PDK + Savance Covid-19 Solutions LIVE Broadcast

Posted on July 24, 2020 by Sofia McClure

Join PDK in a Live broadcast on July 30, 2020, 10am MDT, as they introduce Savance's new COVID-19 screening solutions, including Touchless Check-In and screening, temperature scanning, and more for staff and visitors.

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Feature Spotlight Illustration: Private Instant Messaging

Feature Spotlight: Private Instant Messaging

Posted on July 2, 2020 by TJ Trouba

This week, TJ is doing another Feature Spotlight, this time exploring EIOBoard's private instant messaging feature, and how it helped the University of Alaska-Anchorage with interdepartmental communication while meeting the University's security and confidentiality requirements.

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New Savance Video Illustration: COVID-19 Screening Solutions

New Video: Savance COVID-19 Screening Solutions

Posted on June 30, 2020 by Sofia McClure

During times that continue to challenge businesses in unprecedented ways, Savance is happy to introduce our new COVID-19 screening and temperature scanning solutions in a new overview video. Check it out and help us share!

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Touchless check-in solution for visitors and staff

Keep Clean through Completely Touchless Check-In

Posted on June 26, 2020 by TJ Trouba

While COVID-19 has shifted the way we conduct business, it has also changed certain aspects of safety and security for businesses that need to return to a physical location. As a part of this effort, Savance has added a touchless, QR code-based option to check in visitors and staff.

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Return to Work: Limit COVID-19 Risk & Liability Illustration

Returning to Work, Conforming with State and Federal Requirements, and Limiting Risk/Liability

Posted on June 19, 2020 by Steve Bardocz

Everyone wants to take steps to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Moreover, they want to protect their companies from risk and liability. This article explores some of the steps you can take to do so.

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Realtime Room Occupancy Tracking for Employee Safety COVID-19 Illustration

Real Time Room Occupancy Tracking to Stay Proactive in Employee Safety

Posted on June 12, 2020 by TJ Trouba

As people start to return to work, it is crucial to stay proactive in employee safety. This blog post explores how Savance uses real-time room occupancy tracking to help.

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New Savance EIOBoard Overview Video Illustration

New Solution Overview Video: EIOBoard Electronic In Out Board

Posted on June 5, 2020 by Sofia McClure

The Savance EIOBoard team is excited to end this work week by sharing a brand new solution video overview, this time for our flexible and easy-to-use Electronic In Out Board. Check it out and help us share!

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Eliminate Chaos in Emergency Muster Illustration

Eliminate Chaos in Emergency Muster

Posted on June 4, 2020 by TJ Trouba

Emergency preparedness drills are one thing, actual emergency situations are a different animal entirely. How drastically does a calm drill call muster change when a real emergency is happening? Savance Emergency Mustering helps to eliminate the chaos so a workplace can remain calm, while safely and efficiently taking a muster roll call and accounting for employees' life safety.

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Return to work safely after Covid 19 illustration

How to Make Returning to the Workplace Safer with On-Site Staff and Visitor Reporting

Posted on June 2, 2020 by Chris Stroud

As States slowly reopen during the Covid-19 pandemic, large and small businesses face a new challenge; accurate record keeping of all employees and visitors that enter the workplace on any given day. Savance EIOBoard provides an easy, simple way to help.

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Mass Notification illustration

Feature Spotlight: Mass Notification

Posted on May 26, 2020 by TJ Trouba

Did you know that you can send out mass notifications to any predetermined group of people for critical information, including emergency response, directly through EIOBoard. Mass Notifications is a simple tool that comes included with the EIOBoard software, and we want to make sure you're aware of this important option.

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Safe and happy students and teacher

Proactively Fortify School Safety with Electronic Visitor Management

Posted on May 21, 2020 by TJ Trouba

Parents and educators both agree that schools should take any extra security measure or safety protocol necessary to help keep students safe, healthy, and actively learning. This post explores how an electronic Visitor Management solution can help.

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Nail Your First Impressions

Nail Your First Impressions

Posted on May 14, 2020 by TJ Trouba

It is said that it only takes seven seconds for you to make a first impression on another person, but have you ever stopped to consider that statistic in regards to your business? What would be running through your mind after seven seconds in your own lobby? Would it be making the first impression to match your business? If not, Savance is here to help.

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New Case Study: GE - LM Wind Power

New Case Study: GE - LM Wind Power

Posted on May 12, 2020 by Sofia McClure

We're happy to present a new case study featuring LM Wind Power, a GE Renewable Energy business, and how Savance EIOBoard helped this leading manufacturer of wind turbine blades improve emergency management procedures. We were also happy to be able to give LM Wind Power a fresh, modern look, by replacing the company's old magnetic in/out board with our electronic version, combined with a custom-designed large screen status display.

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Feature Spotlight: GPS Tracking & Geofencing

Feature Spotlight: GPS Location Tracking & Geofencing

Posted on May 8, 2020 by TJ Trouba

Every boss wants to provide his employees with freedom and flexibility to do the job they are paid to do, however, there also needs to be some level of accountability to make sure that job is getting done. As an optional feature, Savance EIOBoard leverages GPS Tracking and Geofencing to create additional accountability while making it easier for employees to accurately track hours and time spent on a project.

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3 Ways for Managers to Win the Work-from-Home Battle Illustration

3 Ways for Managers to Win the Work-from-Home Battle

Posted on May 7, 2020 by Chris Stroud

As a manager, you now find yourself in unfamiliar territory. With offices closed around the world, business environments have shifted to a new work-from-home normal. Gone are the days of taking a quick stroll over to an employee’s cubicle or office to check on their availability, a project status, or to simply see what they’re working on in order to realign priorities.

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Ten Reasons You Need Electronic Visitor Management Illustration

Ten Reasons You Need a Savance Visitor Management Solution

Posted on April 28, 2020 by TJ Trouba

Savance Visitor Management does not only mean to streamline your visitor management process; you will also improve security, increase efficiency, get crystal clear visibility, and much more. Here are Ten Reasons to choose a Savance system.

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Nobody expects disaster to hig illustration

Nobody Expects Disaster to Hit - Savance's Take on Recent Paper Mill Explosion

Posted on April 21, 2020 by Chris Stroud

Nobody ever expects it to happen to them, until it does. On April 15, 2020 the workers at Pixelle Specialty Solutions paper mill in Jay, Maine arrived to work for a normal day on the job. Soon, however, they found themselves staring in the face of disaster and destruction.

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Kiosk cleaning methods

How to Keep Your Kiosk COVID-19-Free and People Safe and Healthy

Posted on April 14, 2020 by Steve Bardocz

Keeping your staff, visitors, and contractors safe and healthy has always been important, but during the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, this has become paramount.

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Electronic Time-Clock

Leveraging Staff Tracking for Time & Attendance

Posted on April 6, 2020 by TJ Trouba

Half of the battle has been won: the outdated paper employee sign in sheet has been replaced with an electronic in/out board integrated with access control. Now it is time to finish the war on paper by leveraging the staff tracking solution into replacing the antiquated punch clocks with Savance’s Time & Attendance solution.

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Emergency Mustering - Electronic Emergency Management Solution

Ketchup with Your Mustering Protocol

Posted on March 30, 2020 by TJ Trouba

Efficiency is doing better what is already being done. In today’s bustling world of non-stop movement, we are being preached to that time is money, and that in order to keep up we need to be efficient as possible. We have also recently seen a crackdown in regulations in the workplace, with a concerted effort to keep employees and visitors as safe as possible.

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Staff Tracking in a Global Pandemic

Staff Tracking Amidst a Global Pandemic

Posted on March 23, 2020 by TJ Trouba

COVID-19 has hit, and has hit hard. In the past few weeks, as people have begun practicing social distancing and self-quarantines, we have seen a dramatic shift in how the majority of the work force conducts business. While working remotely has a lot of different pros, it certainly isn’t for everyone, and for a manager, that can pile on additional stress.

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