1. The Security Risk Of Vehicles Tailgating Into Parking Lots

    One of the greatest security risks to parking lot access is the ability for more than one vehicle to tailgate into the area without checking in at the automated gate. Granted, parking lots that need to remain secure should have a camera or posted guard at each point of entrance, but that is not always plausible. An alternative to a camera system or guard is parking control…Read More

  2. 5 Reasons To Invest In Automatic Vehicle Identification (AVI) Systems

    Whether you’re a product distribution warehouse, emergency response facility, or an access control company, you know how important Automatic Vehicle Identification (AVI) systems are to productivity and efficiency. Time is everything when it comes to delivering to a customer or arriving on a scene — every second counts. So why rely on manual or outdated automatic gate s…Read More

  3. How To Increase Parking Garage Safety

    The parking garage is a great invention. It allows vehicle owners to park close to their destination without the hassle of searching for a parking spot. In most cases, parking garages are easy to find and easy to access. The issue with parking garages is that if they are not monitored or maintained, they can become a haven for crime and risk. In this post, Diablo Controls …Read More

  4. Why Parking Garage Safety Is Imperative

    Parking garages are an ingenious invention of the 20th century that have evolved over time. The invention took a simple parking lot and added three to five times more parking space by simply building vertically. With anything new, however, there comes risk. Parking garage accidents can occur due to the confined space. Security issues are ever-present, as well. In this post…Read More

  5. 7 Surprising Benefits Of Automatic Vehicle Identification

    As an access control company or product distributor, you know the importance of properly functioning Automatic Vehicle Identification (AVI) Systems. At Diablo Controls, we want you to understand the benefits of an AVI system so that you can make the best decision possible for your parking lot, garage, or facility. Sell access control devices? Get your customers the best po…Read More

  6. Top Access Information Display Features And Uses

    Are you in need of an Access Information Display system for parking guidance, messages/advertisements, or airport ground transportation control? It can be tough to search for the best parking control equipment online and not know whether or not it will work for your application. At Diablo Controls, we pride ourselves in being an international company; our products are used…Read More

  7. Top 9 Uses For An Automatic Vehicle Identifier System

    Automatic vehicle detection is used in large number of industries, whether it be commercial or residential. Businesses can use an AVI system to detect vehicles for entry, service, and more. At Diablo Controls, we offer the AVI-100-RD, which will be the topic of this post. We’ll discuss the top nine ways this AVI system can be used across numerous industries with the same…Read More

  8. Important Features Of An Automatic Vehicle Identification Code Reader

    When it comes to access control, you only want the best. An automatic vehicle identification code reader (AVI-CR) enhances any access control system. Diablo Controls’ AVI systems come with four components: AVI transmitter, AVI security device (optional), sensing loop, and an AVI receiver. All four components work together to create a “hands free” or manual access con…Read More

  9. Welcome to Diablo Controls!

    We’re excited to see you reading our blog! At Diablo Controls, we focus on traffic, parking, and access control systems. Our story begins in Diablo, California, where an engineer got into the detector business. The engineer soon met a software developer in the same industry, and they decided to go into business together, establishing what is now known as Diablo Controls.…Read More