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Risk Management 

Eighty-five percent of respondents to the 2017 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society Cybersecurity Survey indicated their organization conducts a risk assessment at least once a year.

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Bank On It

America’s banks are looking ahead to the next wave of technologies that could shape the future of the industry while working to deliver services customer want.

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Campus Trifecta

The right utilization of security solutions such as video analytics can help hospitals, schools and universities to improve response times, cost control and reporting capabilities.

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The Time is Now

“Minority Report,” “Skynet” and “I, Robot” are all terms we know through movies, but in reality the technology is already here.

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Hold Up

Vestibules – limiting the ability of visitors to gain immediate access to both an elementary and middle school – will be located at two entrances this fall.

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The Mall

Federal entities on the National Mall are demonstrating that they are taking a risk management approach to meet the demands of a complex security environment, according to a release by the U.S. Government Accountability Office. The National Mall is one of the most recognizable landscapes in the United States. To help ensure its protection from

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Building Automation

The market for global building automation systems is forecast to grow significantly over the next 10 years as its security and surveillance segment reaps the maximum benefits from emerging threats. According to Persistence Market Research, both private and public installations are gearing themselves to protect themselves from security breaches or acts of terror. The value

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On Alert

Veteran security journalist Joel Griffin reports on the need for improved monitoring and tracking of visitors inside schools following recent workplace violence that claimed the life of teacher and student in San Bernardino, Calif. School security experts have suggested that tragedies such as this should spur more districts across the country to review their visitor

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Executive Level

Facility Executive places corporate security, a high-profile issue after 9/11 “exposed America’s vulnerability to terrorist attack,” in the spotlight. With an emphasis on security as an important part of business in high-rise office buildings, manufacturing facilities, campus settings, and facilities of all sizes, the author covers the basics of visitor management, access controls and the

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Intelligent Design

A new report by Navigant Research suggests that the global ‘IoT for intelligent buildings’ market is set to surpass $22 billion in 2026 – up from $6.3 billion in 2017 – as owners of commercial real estate are compelled to invest in intelligent building technologies. What’s driving the change? Access to better insight on operations

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