Magazine article Security Management

Electronic Security Systems: A Manager's Guide to Evaluating and Selecting System Solutions

Magazine article Security Management

Electronic Security Systems: A Manager's Guide to Evaluating and Selecting System Solutions

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****# Electronic Security Systems: A Manager's Guide to Evaluating and Selecting System Solutions. By Robert Pearson; Published by Butterworth-Heinemann available from ASIS, item # 1726, 703/519-6200 (phone), www.asisonline.org (Web); 384 pages; $50.00 (members), $55.00 (nonmembers).

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A common error committed by security professionals is the failure to view security as a holistic discipline. For security to succeed, it must incorporate not just guards, guns, and gates, but other elements, in particular technology. In addition, all the factors must work together, without focus on individual parts at the expense of the whole.

Electronic Security Systems: A Manager's Guide to Evaluating and Selecting System Solutions fills that need, detailing all of the various components of a successful security system. The book emphasizes that these systems and components must be interconnected to provide the maximum benefit.

The book's 20 chapters cover every element of the security process, from badge making and electronic access control to intercoms and building automation. …

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