Lean Security: What is Convergence?

This month’s column is prompted by some questions, discussions and comments at recent security conferences — all focused on establishing the correct definition for security convergence. I do not think there is one. I think there are many, all having...


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 (www.TheSecurityMinute.com). For more information, go to www.go-rbcs.com or call 949-831-6788.