NOV-DEC 2021

Vanguard Security Awards & Retail Security
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Security Executives

Where Did the Time Go?

Dec. 9, 2021
In my first column last year, I mentioned I had decided to retire from the information security field in particular and from steady employment in general. It’s been an interesting...
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Security Industry Services

Why Collaboration Works to Unify Communications

Dec. 9, 2021
In the world of public safety and first responders, the importance of a comprehensive emergency management blueprint that includes a robust unified communications strategy cannot...
Video Surveillance

A Look Into Major Trends in VSaaS

Dec. 9, 2021
The migration to this solution offers users flexibility, cost-efficiencies and enhanced security
Courtesy of Genetec
It is video analytics that commonly converts a camera from a passive security device to an active and important business operational tool.
Video Surveillance

How to Make VMS a Business Operations Tool

Dec. 9, 2021
By leveraging the power of the VMS for non-security purposes, security can make a clear business case for implementation

More content from NOV-DEC 2021

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The role of retail mall security professionals has become more sophisticated as new technologies have been introduced.

Malls Utilizing Technology to Stay Safe in a Post-Pandemic World

Dec. 9, 2021
Mall security personnel are significantly better prepared to recognize and address the myriad of challenges they face on the job
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Continuous monitoring and analysis can help detect these vulnerabilities in real-time.,

To Protect Your Network, Arm Yourself with Data

Dec. 9, 2021
High-quality data and analytics can help before, during and after a breach
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If assets are not being sustainability processed by a certified electronic recycling provider, this creates significant environmental risk due to harmful materials.
Document and Data Controls & Destruction

The Challenges of a Sustained Move to Remote Work

Dec. 9, 2021
Organizations face a direct risk for security and environmental disasters
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Towering above Manhattan West is the One Manhattan West and nearly completed Two Manhattan West office buildings, as well as The Eugene luxury high-rise apartments.

Vanguard Award Top Project: Manhattan's Newest Crown Jewel

Nov. 12, 2021
Nearly a decade in the making, the new mixed-use Manhattan West is a testament to collaboration and innovation, and is the 2021 Security Vanguard Project of the Year
Courtesy of Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport (SDF)
SDF project leadership team includes David Prince, Director of IT Operations, Megan Atkins Thoben, the Director of Operations and Business Development at Louisville Regional Airport Authority, and Dan Mann, Executive Director of the Louisville Regional Airport Authority.
Critical Infrastructure

Vanguard Award Honorable Mention: Louisville Airport Upgrade Creates Showcase Ops Center

Nov. 12, 2021
Louisville airport leads with its advanced operations center build-out as the centerpiece of its security masterplan
Courtesy of Froedtert Hospital
Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee is a level-one academic medical center that underwent an access control retrofit that was unique.
Access Control

Vanguard Award Boxerbaum Award Winner: Froedtert Hospital Security Retrofit

Nov. 12, 2021
The 2021 Elliot A. Boxerbaum Award winner for best consultant-submitted project collaboration takes hospital security to a new level
The drones are triggered for launch either by motion detection or via a pre-planned mission mode.
Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (Drones)

Vanguard Award Honorable Mention: Drones on Patrol

Nov. 12, 2021
University of New Mexico, Counter Drone and Stone Security create a model use-case for UAVs as a surveillance resource