Securus Technologies is a Texas company that’s been getting a lot of attention lately. The company has been in business for over 30 years and has revolutionized the way business is done in corrections. Through management of the facilities via monitoring services, management software, and many other value-added services; internal customers often praise the company for its efforts. External customers are happy too. The company has been successful in lowering the cost of communications for inmates and their loved ones. Through thoughtful innovation, Securus has brought forth many new products like video visitation, to reduce the burden of travel costs on its customers. These improvements include the acquisition of new companies over the years.
GovPayNet is the newest company to join the Securus Technologies family. The payment processor, that acts on behalf of governmental agencies, is excited about the new venture. They’re even more excited to join JPay, another financial services provider in corrections. JPay is known best for its money wiring and prepaid funding services. The companies are all going to be fine-tuning new technology, which is anticipated to be ending its testing phase, soon. Known as wireless containment systems, the technology is critical for safety in all facilities. It works to block the signal of communications attempted by contraband phones. This hot-button issue has gained much publicity, as numerous crimes, and even a murder, have been linked to illegal communications.
Working hard to protect inmates and the staff that serves them, Securus remains customer focused. The company has gained more attention with its recent grade of “A+” awarded by the Better Business Bureau. Full accreditation also has been given to the company, further exemplifying its good deeds. Scoring high in customer satisfaction, the company has been able to please over 95 percent of its customers. Securus is a company to watch out for in the field of people and technology.