The Battle for Network Bandwidth

There is one area of convergence that has a significantly higher need for physical security and IT collaboration than any other: security video system design and deployment. Unsurprisingly, this is the area in which I receive the most questions and...

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Q: Have you considered a migration strategy to advance to IP video system capabilities? If so, how is that progressing?

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Ray Bernard, PSP, CHS-III is the principal consultant for Ray Bernard Consulting Services (RBCS), a firm that provides security consulting services for public and private facilities. Mr. Bernard has also provided pivotal strategic and technical advice in the security and building automation industries for more than 18 years. He is founder and publisher of The Security Minute 60-second newsletter ( For more information about Ray Bernard and RBCS go to or call 949-831-6788.