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School Safety and Security - an Advocate’s Tale

Aug. 24, 2023
Ensuring the safety and security of students, teachers and staff drives industry professionals to demand change
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Strategies to Reduce the Risk of an Active Shooter

Aug. 14, 2023
Active shooter incidents are on the rise, so organizations need to assess their risk levels
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How We Move Towards a Better Understanding of Mass Shootings

Aug. 8, 2023
Threat assessments are one critical element in helping mitigate and identify risk
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Feeling Hot, Hot, Hot

Aug. 8, 2023
The way I see it, there are three variations of hot. There is childhood hot, a world where many of us grew up sans air conditioning either at home or at school. As a kid, you ...
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Security Executives

The Importance of Board Work for Leaders

Aug. 8, 2023
I have always been a proponent of continuous learning for leaders. No matter where you are on the leadership spectrum (new leader/mid-level leader/seasoned leader) you are never...

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PASS Releases 2023 Update to Safety & Security Guidelines for K-12 School

Aug. 8, 2023
Sixth-edition guidelines are streamlined, easy-to-use best practices addressing the evolving security challenges facing today’s schools
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Security Solution Spotlight: The Magnasphere Switch

Aug. 8, 2023
Security Technology Executive (STE) magazine recently talked with Michael Keegan, a 39-year veteran in the electronic security industry, who currently serves as the Vice President...
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India's Department of Higher Education has mandated that colleges and universities deploy biometric identity solutions to track student attendance and test-taking more accurately.

Campus IDs Go High-Tech

Aug. 8, 2023
How biometric identity tools enhance campus credentialing platforms
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The advancement of technology and available analytics force-multiplies the capability of video surveillance, as well as streamlines intelligence, response and investigations.
Video Surveillance

How to Unleash the Potential of Advanced Video Surveillance Solutions

Aug. 8, 2023
To enhance proactive situational awareness and physical security using video, campus security stakeholders need a thoughtful approach to implementation
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Where many active shooter incidents have targeted schools, providing grants assistance to qualified educational institutions is something we can do as a community to ensure that funding is not a barrier to securing our schools against a very real threat.
Gunshot Detection

Gunshot Detection That Goes Beyond the Sensors

Aug. 8, 2023
Programs against gun violence help schools with tech funding and improve emergency response to active shooter events
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Using data from a security system to save energy on HVAC and lighting is not the only way to look at this. What about using the data from Building Automation systems for security applications?
Building Automation

The Rise of Smart Buildings

Aug. 8, 2023
How physical security solutions can add value in this new world market
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Getting Device Networking Requirements Right

Q: We’re planning to upgrade our security video system that’s a mix of analog and IP cameras, all of which have home run cables going to various recorders. IT has asked us to ...
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How to Make Sense of AI: A Conversation with Adam Rusho, Field CTO of Clumio

Aug. 8, 2023
Forward-leaning companies today have two things in common, they leverage data lakes, and they are subject to regulation. Field CTO Adam Rusho from cloud data protection company...
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Be a Consultant, They Said

Aug. 8, 2023
There is a common inflection point in most security practitioners’ careers where they consider leaving the corporate grind and hanging out a shingle as a consultant. Hey, if you...
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School security professionals assess the Parkland trial and verdict

June 30, 2023
Most experts agree that SRO Scot Peterson failed in his responsibilities to protect and serve his school.
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The Russian cyber-hackers, Clop, have put U.S. and global organizations under siege this month with brazen ransomware attacks.

Brazen Cyber Attacks on U.S. Agencies Create a Pointed Response

June 28, 2023
Russian hackers wreak havoc on U.S. and global organizations with aggressive ransomware threats during the month of June