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Focus: security

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Facility Maintenance Decisions
Security Spotlight: Card Readers and Door Hardware

Building Operating Management
How to Assess the Condition of Your Parking Structure

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Key Control and Door Hardware: Security Considerations

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Door Hardware Spotlight: Safety, Security and Reliability

Building Operating Management
Safety and Security are Top Priorities at Des Moines Public Schools

Building Operating Management
Is It Time to Replace or Revamp Your Access Control System?

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Johnson Controls' Tyco Cloud

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Security, Access Control and Key Considerations

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Defining Security for Access Control

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Smart Buildings At High Risk for Cyber Attacks: Study

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Artificial Intelligence Making Its Mark In School Security

Building Operating Management
A New Deal For Buildings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Access Control: A New Generation for Security

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SUV Crashes Into Mall Raising Questions About Barrier Security

Building Operating Management
What Is The Building Owner's Role in Cybersecurity?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
3 Steps to Improved Security

Building Operating Management
As Cybercrime Increases, More Resources Arrive to Fight It

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Can School Design Help Thwart Active Shooters?

Building Operating Management
Understanding Common Cybersecurity Weaknesses in Buildings

Building Operating Management
Cybersecurity Must Be a Priority for Building Owners

Building Operating Management
3 Security Technologies Making Waves in Facilities Management

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Healthcare Facilities' Must Manage Emergencies for Hours, Days After

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Wyoming Medical Center Upgrades Security after Shooting

Building Operating Management
Special Attention Required for Fire Doors and Door Hardware Selection

Building Operating Management
How To Do Needs Assessment For Door and Door Hardware Selection

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Elevator Failures at Chicago High-Rise Rattle Passengers

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Mobile Credential Application Launched

Building Operating Management
4 Steps to Evaluating Security Risks

Building Operating Management
Door Hardware: Balancing Security and Life Safety

Building Operating Management
7 Ways Artificial Intelligence Is the Future of FM

Building Operating Management
School Security: Make the Right Doors Choices

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Drone Attacks: Three Steps to Protect Your Facility

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K-12 Schools Turn to High-Tech Security Options

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Cyber Threats Continue To Be Issue For Facilities

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K-12 District Delays Use of Facial Recognition Security

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States Fight Lighting Efficiency Rollbacks With New Laws

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Government Facilities Struggle to Implement Cybersecurity

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VA Doesn’t Plan to Increase Security After Suicides

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Walmart To Employ Army of Robot Janitors

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Two Hospital Shootings in Two Days Bring Laws Under Scrutiny

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Wireless Sensors Offer Enhanced Security

Building Operating Management
BACnet/SC Aims to Improve Cybersecurity

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NFMT: K-12 Facilities Face Energy and Deferred Maintenance Challenges

Building Operating Management
Emergency Preparedness Requirements in NFPA 3000

Building Operating Management
How Hackers Exploit Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities

Building Operating Management
Cybersecurity: Understanding Smart Building Vulnerabilities

Building Operating Management
New NFPA Standard Helps Facilities Prepare for Active Shooters

Building Operating Management
Smart Buildings: Efficient and Resilient. But Secure?

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Patient’s Rape Spurs Push for Cameras

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Murder in Hospital Parking Garage Highlights Risks

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Facility Embraces Facial Recognition

Building Operating Management
4 Myths Increase Risk of BAS Hack

Building Operating Management
4 Strategies To Prevent Cybersecurity Attacks

Building Operating Management
5 Real-World Incidents Offer Cybersecurity Lessons for FMs

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Security Spotlight: Mall Enacts Curfew

Building Operating Management
How To Evaluate the Effectiveness of Emergency Preparedness Plans

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Doors: New Era, New Requirements

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Doors: Targeting Trouble Spots and Weaknesses

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More Active Shooters Prompt Higher Ed Responses

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Doors: Meeting the Security Challenge

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Grants Pay for School Security Upgrades

Building Operating Management
6 Steps To Get Funding for Security Upgrades

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Facial Recognition Moves Closer to Facilities

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Enhanced Security for Office Buildings

Building Operating Management
Cybersecurity Risks Extend To Electric Grid

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Active Shooters and ‘Hardened’ Schools

Building Operating Management
The Brave New World of Cybersecurity: Evaluating Vulnerabilities

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Facilities Face Security Hurdle

Building Operating Management
How To Evaluate Facility Security Vulnerabilities

Building Operating Management
Building Internet of Things Adds Ample Opportunity for Office Upgrades

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Urban Exploration: A Next-Generation Security Threat?

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K-12 Schools: Security vs. Maintenance

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Security Advances Benefit Healthcare

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School Security a K-12 Focus

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Lessons in Security: Universities Rethink Protection

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‘Skyscraper’ Showcases Cool Facility Technology

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Healthcare, Security, and the Role of Armed Guards

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Improving School Security with Facility Upgrades

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Ceiling Provides Escape Route for Prisoner

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School Security Tactic Keeps Classroom Doors Closed

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New State Hospital Will Feature Tighter Security

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School Security: Facilities Revisit Protection

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School Shooting Raises Security Issues

Building Operating Management
Can Hackers Target Your Building Automation System?

Building Operating Management
Steps To Protect Your BAS from Cyberattacks

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Why Control Systems Are Vulnerable To Cyber Attacks

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School Security: States Increasing Funding

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YouTube Shooting: Renewed Scrutiny for Office Buildings

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Choosing The Right Access Control System

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Tips To Manage Access Control After Installation

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Is Coal Key To Grid Reliability?

Building Operating Management
10 Steps To Fortify Against Attacks on Soft Targets

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Legal Considerations in Mandalay Bay Attack

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Manufacturers Partner on Access Control

Building Operating Management
Updates To Codes and Technology Aid Door Selection

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Schools and Guns: Anniversary Triggers Debate

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Investigation Exposes Security Lapses at Federal Facilities

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Threats Against Schools Highlight Security Concerns

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Security Spotlight: Facility Upgrades Safeguards

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How Vehicle Attacks Are Changing Security Strategies

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Facility Design Strategies Address Evolving Security Threats

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Concert Security Experts Grapple With Lessons Of Las Vegas

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How Did Mandalay Bay Hotel Security Miss Las Vegas Shooter?

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University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics unifies with Johnson Controls Security Management Platform

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NTT Security: Cyber Attacks Occurring More Frequently and with Greater Sophistication

Building Operating Management
Physical Security Meets Technological Innovation

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Security: Video Analytics and Machine Learning Gaining Momentum

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Cyber Attacks Occurring More Frequently and with Greater Sophistication

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Johnson Controls: PowerSeries Neo Earns Wireless Commercial Burglary ULC Certification

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ASSA ABLOY: IN100 Aperio Wireless Locks Now Support Kantech ioProx Credentials

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Door Hardware: A New Generation

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Door Hardware: Performance Matters

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SureView Systems Partners with Tyco Security Products

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ONVIF Publishes Release Candidate for Profile T for Advanced Video Streaming

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Maturing Biometrics Solutions Enrich Security Options for FMs

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Open Spec Advances Interoperability for Physical Security Systems

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Senators Propose Internet of Things Cybersecurity Bill

Building Operating Management
Vehicle Attacks Among Several New Security Threats

Building Operating Management
Active Shooter Remains Biggest Security Threat for FMs

Building Operating Management
Code Compliance Check Prevents Construction Cost Overruns

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Good Design Shines Through in All Levels of Operations at ASSA ABLOY

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4 Steps Lead To Safer, More Secure Schools

Building Operating Management
Renovation Planning: How to Avoid Security, Fire Safety, and Other Code Issues

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Security Robots Make Debut at BOMA 2017

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Siklu Signs Distribution Agreement with ALLNET

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Door Hardware Selection Must Consider Occupant Safety and Security

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DSSF: Changes to NFPA 101

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Target Settles HVAC Data Breach for $18.5 Million

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Tridium: Updates Niagara Enterprise Security

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Brivo: CENTURY 21 Increases Security with Cloud-Based Access Control Solution

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D-Link: Network Performance and Surveillance Enhancements Made at Washington Airport

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Johnson Controls Appoints New Global VP, GM of Security Products

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Reviewing Door Hardware Security

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Selecting The Proper Door Hardware

Facility Maintenance Decisions
SIDEBAR: Factoring In Outside Issues

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Maintaining Door Hardware

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Open Standards Coming to Access Control Products

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Key Control: Barcoding Technology Aids Casino Security

Building Operating Management
Cyber Security: Where IT Expertise, FM Vigilance Is Most Critical

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ASSA ABLOY: Supports Technologies in Mobile, Augmented Reality and BIM Platforms

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Tyco Security Products Improves User Experience to exacqVision 8.4

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Tyco Security Products Receives GSA FICAM Approval

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Brivo Announces Partnership with Mercury Security to Support an Open Hardware Platform for its Access Control Solution

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Robotic Assistance Devices to Demonstrate Next-Generation Autonomous Machines Using NVIDIA Jetson Platform

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ONVIF Speaks on Evolution of ONVIF, Changing Role of Standards at ISC West 2017

Building Operating Management
Security Risk Assessment Shows Where Security Dollars Are Best Spent

Building Operating Management
Security Risk Assessment Appropriate For All Buildings, But Vital For Large, High-Risk Facilities

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ONVIF Joins IoT Panel Discussion at TechSec Solutions 2017

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Access Control Key to Facility Safety and Security

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Door Hardware Strategies for Access Control

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Access Control: The Role of Card Readers

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Sidebar: Access Control and Maintenance Issues

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Iconic Bel-Air Bay Club Implements FST Biometrics’ In Motion Identity Management Solution

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Brivo Launches Brivo Mobile Pass to Open Doors Using Smartphones

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ZKAccess Video Integrations Made Possible by C2P Partnership

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Penn State Upgrades Security with Integrated Solution from Tyco Security Products

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Three Quarters of IT Applications Cannot Tolerate a Typical Unplanned Downtime Incident, According to New Research from Stratus Technologies

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ASSA ABLOY Announces Integration of Aperio Wireless Technology with BadgePass Access Manager

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Bomb Threats Rise Dramatically at Education Facilities

Building Operating Management
Detailed, Thoughtful Integration of Security Systems Yields More Secure Facilities

Building Operating Management
Practical Tips For Implementing Security Integration

Building Operating Management
Cyber Security: FM and IT Must Collaborate To Prevent Threats

Building Operating Management
With All the Exciting Building IoT Technology, Where Do FMs Start?

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Nuclear Danger: U.S. Facilities Facing $3.7 Billion Deferred Maintenance Bill

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Johnson Controls and Department of Homeland Security sign Cooperative Research and Development Agreement on cybersecurity

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ONVIF Highlights Role of Standards in Safe Cities, IoT at Security China 2016

Building Operating Management
Mobile Technology Streamlines Security and Fire Safety Products

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Legrand Product Lines Achieve IDW Programmatic Excellence

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UK School Chooses Complete Solution from Tyco Security Products for Enhanced Perimeter Security

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Detroit Hospital Fined for Inadequate Security

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Report: Most Businesses Unprepared for Active Shooters

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Idaho Takes Security Steps to Avoid Shootings in K-12 Schools

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Zkaccess Receives Lenel Factory Certification Under Lenel's Openaccess Alliance Program

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Tyco Integrated Security Offers 2016 ASIS Preview

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Tyco Security Products’ C•CURE 9000 Honoured With Top Access Control Software Award from Benchmark

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New Sandy Hook Elementary School to Open 4 Years After Mass Shooting

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ASSA ABLOY Announces Integration of Aperio Wireless Lock Technology with Kantech EntraPass Security Software 7.0

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Pokémon Exposes Vulnerabilities at Healthcare Facilities

Building Operating Management
SIDEBAR: Overcoming Privacy Concerns With Network Lighting Systems

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Latest Innovations to Emerson Network Power’s Avocent Universal Management Gateway Appliance Enhance Security, Deliver FIPS 140-2 Compliance

Building Operating Management
Best Practice: Conduct a Security Risk Assessment

Building Operating Management
ISIS: Another In a Growing List of Threats To Consider in Security Plans

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Threat Assessment: Lone Wolves Targeting Specific Groups

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Preparing Your Facility for Gun Violence

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Pokémon Go Players Cause Problems at Provo Hospital

Building Operating Management
How Common Are Attacks Through The BAS?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
FMs, Facilities Bombarded by Pokemon Craze

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Door Hardware: Locking Down Security and Performance

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Several Factors Contribute to Specification Decisions for Door Hardware

Facility Maintenance Decisions
SIDEBAR: Specification Solutions for Door Hardware

Facility Maintenance Decisions
PRODUCTS: Door Hardware

Building Operating Management
Emerging Security Technologies Offer FMs Range of Choices

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Cyber Security: As Tech Becomes More Complex, New Issues Surround Data Security

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Study: Five-Year Outlook Gloomy for Federal Data Centers

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Border Patrol Facilities Plagued by Security Issues

Building Operating Management
Doors and Door Hardware Can Be The Difference Between Life and Death in an Emergency

Building Operating Management
SIDEBAR: How To Focus on Mobile Security

Building Operating Management
Safety vs. Security: Biggest Issue in Choosing the Right Opening

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Loss of Master Key Costs College More Than $500,000

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Security Concerns: Take Password Protection Seriously

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For Complex Access Control and Security Systems, Choose In-House, External Team Carefully

Building Operating Management
Mass Shootings One Issue Among Many in Campus Security

Building Operating Management
Crisis Intervention, Threat Assessment Programs Supporting Campus Security

Building Operating Management
Increasing Use of Technology Aiding Campus Security Forces

Building Operating Management
Impact of Clery Act Requirements on Campus Security

Building Operating Management
For Facility Managers, Internet of Things Changes the Game

Building Operating Management
IoT Facility Applications Engage Issues Like Resilience, Staffing, Analytics

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Code Compliance Another Key to Proper Access Control System

Building Operating Management
Value of Internet of Things to Green Buildings

Building Operating Management
IoT Lighting Controls Taking the Lead in Efficient, Green Applications

Building Operating Management
Complexity of Commercial Buildings a Challenge to IoT Applications

Building Operating Management
Big Future Predicted for IoT, but a Simple Definition Is Elusive

Building Operating Management
‘Penny-Wise and Pound-Foolish&lrquo;: What Corporation Learned in Using Risk Assessment

Building Operating Management
Organization Hurt by Poorly Maintained Technology, Untrained Staff

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Security Measures Must be Designed for the Specific Problems

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Education Facility Security Vital, But At What Cost?

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Energy-Efficient Solutions Help Carnegie Hall Earn LEED Silver Status

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Pitfalls to Avoid When Planning Access Control

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Variety of Building Vulnerabilities May Pose Security Challenges

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Variety of Emergencies, Relationships Demand Attention

Building Operating Management
Security Audits Build a Baseline of Knowledge

Building Operating Management
Common Security Vulnerabilities in Facilities

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Tips on Getting Effective Security Audit

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Security Showcase Products

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Tenant Drills, Communication Aid in Maintaining Security in Office Buildings

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Hospitals Weigh Access Control, Intrusion Detection to Boost Safety and Security­

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Tenants Play Important Role in Safety-Security Planning

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Protecting Healthcare Staff From Patients, Family Members

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Handling Emergencies in Multi-Tenant Office Buildings

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Key Issues in Buying Healthcare Security Technology

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Maintenance Brings Facility Knowledge to Security Teams

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Electronic Security Systems Help Maintenance Teams Cover Large Areas

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Post-Installation Considerations for Door Hardware and Security Products

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Changing Roles: Maintenance and Facility Security

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Turf Wars, Staffing Complicate Mass Notification Plans

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Unlocking the Door to Successful Door Security Upgrades

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Start Specification Process With Thorough Analysis of Facility Entries

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Product Considerations for Door Hardware Upgrades

Building Operating Management
Variety of Emergencies, Building Vulnerabilities Demand Attention

Building Operating Management
Drills, Communication, Relationship Building All Strengthen Security

Building Operating Management
Safety and Security Challenges in Multi-Tenant Office Buildings

Building Operating Management
Survey Suggests Many BAS Could Be Vulnerable To Hackers

Building Operating Management
BAS Cybersecurity Steps: Firewalls, Isolation, Patches

Building Operating Management
Cybersecurity Measures To Protect The BAS/BMS

Building Operating Management
Why Building Management Systems Are At Risk Of Cyberattack

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Get All Stakeholders Involved in Risk Assessments

Building Operating Management
Hackers Pose Threat To Building Automation Systems

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Do In-Depth Evaluation to Plan Mass Notification System

Building Operating Management
Virtual Desktop Infrastructure and Near-Field Communication Offer Advantages For Facility Managers

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Multitude Of Options Available For Mass Notification System

Building Operating Management
Protecting Healthcare Staff From Patients, Family Members

Building Operating Management
Appropriate Technology Is Key To Hospital Security

Building Operating Management
Pick Low-Hanging Fruit To Make An Existing Building Smarter

Building Operating Management
Make Security Planning A Priority During Building Design

Building Operating Management
Building Owner Needs To Take Lead Role In Prioritizing Security

Building Operating Management
Focus On Zones Of Control And Protection To Minimize Security Gaps

Building Operating Management
Bringing IT Onto The Security Team

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Maintaining Access Control Systems Requires Regular Attention

Building Operating Management
Showcase Products: Mass Notification

Building Operating Management
Options Abound For Facility Managers Exploring Mass Notification Systems

Building Operating Management
Multiple Layers Help Colleges, Universities Maximize Effectiveness Of Mass Notification

Building Operating Management
Voice Messages Are Important Consideration In Mass Notification Planning

Building Operating Management
Options for Occupant Communications Improve, But Message Clarity is Critical

Building Operating Management
Missed Opportunities When Specifying or Operating BAS

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Best Practices for Securing BAS

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Maintaining Access Control Systems Requires Regular Attention

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Human Element Plays Large Role In Multitenant Building Security

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Pay Close Attention To Emergency Preparedness Plan When Specifying Fire/Life Safety Technology

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Assess Current Technology, Expected Future Needs To Develop Good Fire/Life Safety Technology Plan

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Operations Affect Security With Access Control Systems

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Training, Maintenance Are Keys To Access Control

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Door Hardware Retrofits: A Clear Path to Savings

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Security Considerations for Door Hardware Retrofits

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Design Considerations for Door Hardware

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Technology Drives Improvements in Access Control

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Threat and Risk Assessment, and Security for High-Profile Events

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Technology Advances Improve Access-Control Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Door Inspections Recommended at Least Twice Annually

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Regular Maintenance Critical to Access-Control System Performance

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Access-Control System Technicians Require Proper Training

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Video Surveillance Technology Expands Options For Security Monitoring

Building Operating Management
Layered Security Can Help Protect K-12 Students Against Shootings

Building Operating Management
School Districts Have Many Physical Security Options To Reduce Risk Of Mass Shootings

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Policies Can Help School Districts Mitigate, Prevent Shootings

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K-12 Schools Should Practice Multiple Evacuation, Lockdown Drills

Building Operating Management
Four Points Can Help Schools Implement Effective Policies To Prevent Shootings

Building Operating Management
Full-Scale Active Shooter Drills Can Help Schools Prepare For The Worst

Building Operating Management
Indiana School District Has Three Goals For Active Shooter Drills

Building Operating Management
Concealed Weapons In Schools Raises Safety, Security Questions

Building Operating Management
Ohio School District Permits Teachers, Other Staff To Carry Guns In School

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School Districts Focus On Resource Officers, Improved Response Time Instead Of Arming Employees

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Outsourced Security Can Augment Campus Police Department

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Keep An Eye On Heat To Avoid Security Trouble

Building Operating Management
Innovative Products: Security

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Regular Inspections, Testing Delivers Long-Term Reliability for Door Locks, Hardware

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Door-Hardware Upgrades Require Revisiting Department Priorities

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Weather Factors Into Frequency of Door Hardware Inspections

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Define Network Responsibilities to Defuse IT-Security Tension

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Security Officer Contract Essentials to Know

Building Operating Management
As IT And Security Converge, Physical And Information Security Challenges Increase

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Defining Network Responsibilities Is A Key Component Of IT, Security Convergence

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Financial Factors Are Key Element Of IT, Security Convergence

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Showcase Products: Security

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Test New, Existing Systems To Ensure Working Access Control

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Assess Future Needs When Putting In New Access Control

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Develop Crisis Response Plan To Help Protect Campus

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Involve All Relevant Departments When Planning Access Control

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Understanding Key Management Systems

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Important Features Of Key Management Systems

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How to Avoid Mistakes With Access Control

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Keep Security Equipment Cool To Extend Service Life

Building Operating Management
Avoid These 5 Pitfalls When Planning Access Control

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For Complex Access Control, Security Systems, Select In-House, External Team Carefully

Building Operating Management
Test Access Control Hardware, Software To Ensure Compatibility

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Key and Card Technology Improvements Boost Door Security

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Use Equipment Properly To Ensure Security Success

Building Operating Management
Outdoor Lighting For Safety And Security Is A Complicated Matter

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Excessive Lighting Does Not Improve Safety, Security

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Talk With Tenants About Security Needs

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Audit May Improve Building Security

Building Operating Management
How to Avoid Common Issues With Doors And Hardware

Building Operating Management
Lack of Standardization Can Lead to Access, Security Problems With Doors

Building Operating Management
Doors and Hardware Showcase: New Products

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Facility Security Requires Attention to Product Specification, Installation

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Access Control: Trouble Spots in Facility Security

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Access Control: Keeping Security Equipment Cool

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Security Film Offers Options For Windows

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Looking At What's Next In BAS

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Access-Control Technology Offers Enhanced Protection

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List Of Crisis Events Can Help With Security Planning

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Political Convention Security Planning Requires Risk Assessment, Efficient Communication

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Experts: Communication is Most Important Part of Emergency Preparedness

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Owner Buy-In Critical To Physical Security Upgrades

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Ted Whiting: Technology Key to Surveillance Success at ARIA

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'Road Map' Can Help Guide Security Plans

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Securing Co-location Data Centers

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Access-Control Technology Offers Enhanced Protection

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Specifying Compatible Door Hardware Enhances Building Security

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Access-Control Technology Requires New Tools for Front-line Technicians

Building Operating Management
College Campus Shootings Prompt New Emergency Preparedness Steps

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Public Safety, Police and Security Professionals Can Help Assess Campus Security Threats

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Campus Layout Can Help Mitigate Threats, But Good Security Plan Needed

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Policies, Training Are Keys to Keeping Campus Safe

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Communication is key to good multitenant security

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Security System Design in Multitenant Buildings Requires Cooperation

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Good Communication Key Part of Security System Design

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Clout Can Give Facility Managers A Stronger Voice and More Security

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Multitenant Buildings Have Multiple Security Needs

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Multitenant Buildings Have Multiple Security Needs

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In Securing Multitenant Facilities, Human Element Plays a Large Role

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With Multitenant Buildings, Good Communication Is Essential to Security Planning

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How to Select a Security Vendor

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Conceptual Design Helps Solve Security Setup

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Showcase: Security Products

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How to Design an Electronic Security System

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Electronic Security Systems: How To Select Vendors And Manage Construction

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Separate Networks Key to Data Center Security Success

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Two Fundamental Ways to Increase On-Site Capacity

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Networks Face External Threats

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Crisis Management: Why you need to be concerned

Facility Focus
Incident Trends in Educational Institutions

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Tips for Creating a Crisis Coordinator Program

Facility Focus
Why the First 2-3 Minutes of an Incident are so Important

Facility Focus
Understanding Technology Supported Emergency Response Initiatives

Facility Focus
Creating a "Red Book" Can Save Your Assets During an Incident

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Look Outside Building to Protect Data Center Network

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Separate Security Network Improves Data Center Protection

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Securing Data Centers Requires Dedication During Design

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Pros and Cons of IP, Analog Data Center Security Systems

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Technology Brings Positive Change To Fire Safety

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Immediate Responders Can Provide Swift Response to Crisis

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Robert Lang: Security Road Map Can Improve Decisions in Emergencies

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Be Ready When Security Questions Are Asked

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Does Your Facility Have a Security Plan?

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Trained Immediate Responders Can Provide Swift In-House Action When Trouble Strikes

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Effective Immediate Responders Require Careful Planning, Training

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EMS Systems Need to Meet Today's Challenges

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Security Retrofit Considerations

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Consider Wireless Options When Planning a Controls Retrofit

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Risk Assessment Key to Building Security

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Personnel Management and Cost-Saving Strategies with Bruce Canter

Facility Maintenance Decisions
CMMS: Mobile Applications Improve Inventory Management

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Data Center Security Design

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Common Security Risks for Data Centers

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Evaluate Vulnerabilities in Facility and Technology

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The People Part

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Security Upgrade: Hospital Undertakes Risk Assessment

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Maintenance: Security Considerations

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Security Retrofit: Upgrade Access-Control System

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Security: IP-Based, Digital Cameras Streamline Retrofit

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Emergency Preparedness: Three Door-Hardware Issues

Building Operating Management
Security Threats to Facilities are Changing as Terrorists Becoming Decentralized

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Landscapes Play Role in Building Security Perimeter

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Facility Managers Should Reassess Security Plans as Terrorist Networks Become Decentralized

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How to Tackle a Security-Site Survey

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Access-Control: Hardware Includes Proximity Card/PIN Locks

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Surveillance Measures Should Be Evaluated For Optimal Security

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Security System Efficiency Maximized With Vulnerability Analysis

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Door Hardware: ID-Card Lock Systems Require More Maintenance

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Mass Notification Systems Should Begin With A Plan

Building Operating Management
Achieving a Balance Between Openness and Security in Universities, Hotels

Building Operating Management
Six Steps to Implementing Occupancy Assurance

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Access Control Records Aid in Solving Yale Murder Case

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Find Allies to Win Funding for Facility Projects

Building Operating Management
Creating a Mass Notification Plan and Adopting New Technology

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New NFPA Code for Emergency Communcations Systems

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Mass Notification Product Showcase

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Schools and Universities Should Examine Emergency Response Plans

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Protecting Indoor Air Quality

Facility Maintenance Decisions
How to Perform an Electronic Security System Site Survey

Building Operating Management
A Security Vulnerability Analysis Helps Identify Real Threats

Building Operating Management
Security Analysis Should Go Beyond Checklists, Include Recommendations

Building Operating Management
Security Product Showcase

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Assessing the Results of an Electronic Security System Site Survey

Building Operating Management
Green Building Goals and Security Initiatives Can Find Common Ground

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Door Hardware: Technician Training Critical with Advanced Technology

Building Operating Management
Video Analytics Software and Intelligent Light Controls Help Satisfy Sustainability, Security

Building Operating Management
Windows and Air Intake Vents Can Be Operable and Secure

Building Operating Management
Preserve the Natural Landscape to Protect the Building

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Revised Waxman-Markey Energy Bill Could Accelerate Energy Efficiency Benefits by a Decade

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Electronic Lock Cylinders Provide Secure Retrofit

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Software Solutions Make Electronic Lock Cylinders Scalable

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Draft Standard Targets Door Control Panels

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NOAA Lowers Hurricane Season Outlook

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Four Building Security Hotspots

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NYPD Releases Report On Building Security For High Risk Buildings

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Keep the Unintended Consequences in Mind When Cutting Costs

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Developing A Response To The Threat Advisory System

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Is It Time To Rethink Your Security Plan?

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Security Technology Value Engineering: Mistakes to Avoid

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In Benchmarking Studies, Account for Differences Among Buildings

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Security Perceived as Most Important Building Feature, According to Survey

Facility Focus
New Security Challenge: Concealed Weapons on Campus

Facility Focus
Responding to Security Incidents on Campus

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How to Categorize Risk

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Layout of Renovated Building Can Be Security Tool

Building Operating Management
To Get Funding For Security Upgrades, Do Your Homework

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Security Technology: Centralize or At the Edge?

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School Security Measures: Tips On Ways To Improve Security

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Conduct A Building Security Audit To Ensure The Best Security for Occupants



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Tips For Planning A Security Audit Checklist

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The Danger of Fake Security Cameras

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How Window Security Film Works

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New Report Examines How Facility Managers Can Reduce Workplace Violence

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Reducing Energy Consumption, Complying with Laws

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New Survey Reports on Industry Job Satisfaction, Job Security and FM Pay

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The Right Time for New Security Technology

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How to Avoid Beta Technology

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ASIS International Announces Draft Guideline for Facility Physical Security Measures

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New Products: August 2008

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Documents and Guidelines for Emergency Preparedness

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Building Trades Among Those That Stand to Gain from Green Industries

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DHS Proposes Biometric Airport and Seaport Exit Procedures

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Your Real Risks

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Security Audits Remain an Ongoing Need

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BHMA Revises Standard for Master Keying Systems

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The Ins and Outs of Security

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Green grows, but other priorities evolve

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Security: Anticipating a CBR Threat

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Access Board Explores Airport Accessibility

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Voluntary Standard Addresses Security Monitoring

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ASTM Rolls Out Standard for Testing Perimeter Barriers

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Terrorism Risk Insurance Act Extensions Met With Resistance

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DHS Publishes Chemicals List for Anti-Terrorism Standards

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Security Resources Can Help Building Owners Land Federal Tenants

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Largest Counterterrorism Exercise Focuses on Communication, Coordination

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GSA Finalizes Site Security Design Guidelines

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Safety and Security: A New Generation

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Virginia Tech Panel Slams Staff for Poor Communication, Failure to Heed Warning Signs in Troubled Student

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Homeland Security Awards $260 Million in Supplemental Grants

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New Report Touts Biometric Fusion to Combat Security Concerns

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Looking Back at Virginia Tech

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Biometric Technology: A New Level of Security

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Homeland Security Department Launches New Coordinating Council to Support Infrastructure Protection Mission

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North American Energy Leaders Meet to Discuss Energy Security, Environment

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Homeland Security Completes Framework for Infrastructure Protection

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Door Hardware: Finding the Key to Security

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Homeland Security Completes Risk Management Framework

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NIST Issues Guidelines on RFID Security

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Security Regulations Released for High Risk Chemical Facilities

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Security Integration: Making it Work

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Security Systems: Out of Many, One

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Group Examines Security Personnel’s Tasks, Training

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Terrorism Threat Still Prominent in Executives’ Minds

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New Standards Aim to Protect Water Supply

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Window of Opportunity

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Planning Upgrades that Work

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New Emergency Preparedness Office Announced

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High-Rise Security
From The Ground up


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CSO Pay Surges, Survey Shows

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IT & Security: Joining Forces

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Security Quandary: Who Goes Where?

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A Reality Check for Security Upgrades

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Prepared for the Security Industry Association
Building a Security Team That Works


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Door Hardware: Code Considerations

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Assessing Risk to Facilities

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Wireless Security: Keeping The Network Under Wraps

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High Standards for Security

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Door Hardware: Specifying for Security

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Smart Moves

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REPORT PREPARED IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF PROFESSIONAL SECURITY CONSULTANTS
Locking-in Results

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Crash Course in Security

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Security Building Blocks

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Getting In, Getting Out

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Window Films Can Bring Security, Energy Gains

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Durable Door Hardware

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From cutting-edge to off-the-shelf

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Taking Security To the Next Level

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Specification with Security in Mind

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How Secure are Your Facilities?

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Security matters. Do you have the time?

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Four Questions To Ask About Door Hardware

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Door Hardware: Meeting the ACCESS Test

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CBR Threats May Demand Higher Levels of Security

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Protecting Buildings — Today And Tomorrow

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Dramatic gains are transforming video surveillance, assessment

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Security in the News

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Inside the Stories

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Door Hardware: Security Solution

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High-Flying Project Management

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Security

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The Security-Door Hardware Link
Windows are a fatal security weakness, avoid them at all cost!


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Changing Face of School Security

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The Doors to Success

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New outlook on access control

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Keeping Security Out of Sight

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Planning for Protection

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What's Next?

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What is ‘safe’?

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A closer look at SECURITY AUDITS

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Philadelphia's Comeback Kid?

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Door Hardware and Durability

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Cost-Effective Path to Better Security

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Reducing Security Risks