February Fever!

Amazing how quickly a year can begin! Feels like the other day we were all celebrating the holiday season and ringing in the New Year. Here at Sapling, Inc., we have gotten off to a great start in the first month of 2013. We accomplished a lot of great work, set our goals for the […] Read more »

Going Green with Sapling

With such a powerful growing initiative as the Green movement, and all the pageantry and effort that comes with it, it is sometimes very simple to overlook it the more as it becomes a common theme in our culture. Many people become consumed by the cause and take all the necessary steps to live a […] Read more »

Timing Behind the Scenes – Presidential Inauguration

In continuing with our Timing Behind the Scenes series, we have decided to cover an important day in America’s history: the President’s Inauguration. The beauty of America is the ability of its citizens to maintain their own voice and opinions about the state of the country. One way American citizens let their voice be heard […] Read more »

Timing Behind the Scenes – Sports Equipment Managers

Sapling’s synchronized clock systems can benefit a wide array of industries. In order to showcase how our clock systems can do just that, we have decided to go behind the scenes in certain industries and focus on a particular job or task and how the addition of a Sapling synchronized clock system can help bring […] Read more »

Step-by-Step – Building your Synchronized Clock System

Building a synchronized clock system can initially seem like an overwhelming task. You have many options to choose from, ranging from clock and system type, what accessories you’d like to implement and even the kind of technical information (spec sheets, bill of materials or engineering specs) you’d like to receive. In order to make this […] Read more »

Cutting Maintenance Fees with a Wireless Clock System

Facility managers have many tasks to complete throughout any given day. Besides managing a team of employees and fulfilling administrative duties, a facility manager also has a hand in any ongoing construction projects, making sure the building is safe and comfortable for employees and many other miscellaneous tasks. One thing that facility managers shouldn’t have […] Read more »

Sapling’s Master Clocks – GPS as a Time Source

Employees that work in an organization that has a synchronized clock system installed typically only see the secondary analog or digital clocks. But there is another clock behind the scenes that many people don’t see or even think of and that’s the master clock. The main objective of the master clock is to provide the […] Read more »

Synchronized Time Systems – Helping Schools Stay on Track

We have officially reached that time of year when summer is coming to a close and students ranging from kindergarten to graduate school are headed back to the classroom. Returning to school not only affects the students, but parents, school administrators and teachers are all on board as well. With so many people having a […] Read more »

Synchronized Clock Systems – Wonderful in the Workplace

When the average employee hears the word “clock,” not much is thought of. Many think that they can just get by using their watch or cell phone. While these devices have the ability to display time, a watch or cell phone may not be giving the most accurate time possible. Possessing an integrated, synchronized clock […] Read more »

Sapling Synchronized Clock Systems – Always Having a Solution to a Problem

In one way or another, all organizations rely on time management for the sake of their success. Hospitals need to focus on the time at all stages of the day, otherwise putting their patients, as well as their reputations, at risk. The same thing goes with schools. They need to make sure that all clocks […] Read more »

Daylight Saving Time: Stressful Time or Regular Day, Depending on Your Clock System.

With the sporadic tease of warm weather and the fact that Daylight Saving Time is right around the corner, many people have already checked into “spring-time mode.” All of a sudden, going for a walk seems like a better idea than it normally would; attending baseball games is a priority that is steadily increasing in […] Read more »

Master Clock’s Occupation: provide accuracy and organization.

The word master clock insinuates many things for an individual who has never heard of the device. For one, the fact that there is a “master” clock suggests that there is a clock more superior than the clock we all know that hangs on the walls of our building. The word master also suggests control, […] Read more »

Tech Series: Setting Up a Bell Schedule on the Web Interface with Sapling’s Master Clock

When schools decide that they need synchronized time within their building, many of those schools don’t stop at just the clocks. One of the greatest advantages of implementing Sapling’s Synchronized Clock System is having the ability to sync the bells that signal class changes with the accurate time of the master clock and all other […] Read more »

Tech Series: Setting up the Web Interface for Sapling’s SMA 3000 Series Master Clock

For the many facilities and users that have implemented Sapling’s Master Clock System, very few tend to opt out on the web interface option. What is the web interface? The master clock’s web interface is something the Sapling engineers created to make life easier for the user. It allows the one in charge of maintaining […] Read more »

Master Clock Relays: How They Benefit 3 Different Facilities

If you already have a wired or wireless synchronized clock system installed in your facility, you are already receiving the benefits of synchronized time via a master clock. For those facilities that have chosen to install IP clocks, installing a master clock is an option for additional features. But what exactly are these additional features, […] Read more »