Securus Technologies is an information technology company based out of Texas. While many other companies within their field provide the same level of technology and support to their customers, Securus Technologies is unique in that it focuses most of its attention within the United States prison system. Incarcerated individuals currently serving time within the justice system are an untapped consumer resource that many companies overlook. Securus Technologies has decided to embrace these people and has offered them any security and communication Solutions throughout the years of operation. It was recently released that Securus technologies will be promoting a series of its video chat conferencing technology, which will undoubtedly open new doors and bring in much more customers to them in the future.
This software is a free downloadable application that is available for both Android and Apple devices. The device is simple and whenever a customer wishes to use it all they have to do is log into a Wi-Fi connection and then open the application. Inmates can now call their loved ones and family members on the outside and use seamless streaming video chat technology to communicate with them openly and freely at any time. This is great news for consumers families as it means that loved ones no longer will have to travel long distances to visit their family members in the prison itself. This will allow them to avoid uncomfortable situation such as mandatory Security checks as well as allow them to avoid potential dangers from other inmates.
The promotion of this technology will undoubtedly increase potential customer base is Securus Technology significantly. New Revenue that these customers will bring to the company will allow them to further research and develop new and more advanced forms of communication technology to support their customers in the future.
Securus Technologies is a reputable developer and provider of criminal justice technological solutions headquartered in Dallas, Texas. The company has been in the correctional industry for more than 20 years. Securus has been in the front line spearheading Video Visitation in the industry. Unlike typical visitation, video Visitation allows inmates to experience much need view that goes beyond confined correctional facility into much-needed view of home. It allows inmates to connect with the family and even pets in a special way, which provide a huge array of benefit in rehabilitating inmates and preparing them to rejoin society.
You can imagine a parent in prison sharing magical moments with their children such as blowing birthday candles and sporting activities. Incarcerated parents reviewing their kid’s homework or even read a book for them through Video Visitation. Video Visitation provides limitless opportunities and goes beyond what is envisioned as a primary connection. None of this is possible with on-site Visitation.
Moreover, Video Visitation significantly improves visitation experiences. Often, traditional visitation is associated with overcrowded and noisy visitors area, frustration, tension, and crying. This uncomfortable experience of coming to jail can be avoided using video Visitation, which can be done from the comfort of your home.
Connecting with family and friends goes a long way in rehabilitating inmates and preparing them to rejoin society upon release. It has evident that visitation significantly lowers the relapse rate to criminal activity in future. Further, visitation gives inmates hope of better life after serving a jail term. This helps them to focus on completing their sentence on good behavior.
Securus Commitment to connect inmates has seen them announce successful user adoption of their Video Visitation app on Apple and Android platforms. The company will also launch the same on other platforms. Securus Video Visitation gained rapid acceptance soon it was launched. Within just six months the Android version had more than 65,000 downloads. The apple version received more than 5, 5000 downloads with a week since it was launched.
The application is revolutionizing the way inmates connect with family and friends. It brings mobility to visitation and numerous options to visitation process. Moreover, the app comes with email and affordable telephone call options, which suit certain objectives. Families and friends could save up to $2 billion annually in terms of time, traveling, and parking through the adoption of Video Visitation. Besides, correction facilities could save about $1 billion annually regarding labor cost.
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