Positioning GPS

Global positioning systems can add to your security arsenal

The integration of GPS functionality with increasingly powerful mobile electronics (cell phones, PDAs, laptops) and other sensor technologies, such as laser rangefinders, will continue to present new possibilities for position and situational awareness. Users should be sure to understand both the power and the vulnerabilities of these new capabilities to ensure maximum net benefit.


Ray Coulombe is Founder and Managing Director of SecuritySpecifiers.com, enabling interaction with specifiers in the physical security and ITS markets; and Principal Consultant for Gilwell Technology Services. He can be reached at ray@SecuritySpecifiers.com or through LinkedIn or followed on Twitter at RayCoulombe.