Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Security articles below.
The partnership offers locksmith customers across the U.S. fast and easy access to high security keys and cylinders through a national branch network, online ordering, and via a team of local sales reps.
A real-time interactive drag-and-drop control tool has been added to Userful's Visual Networking Platform.
In the age of smart buildings, the realm of operational technology needs cyber security equal to those employed for IT systems.
This third annual conference and networking event will take place on September 19, 2019 on the campus of George Mason University in Arlington, VA.
Adesto’s SmartServer IoT edge server and the IBM Watson IoT Platform, together enabled by NXP’s ready-to-use A71CH secure element for IoT devices, provide an extra layer of security for businesses connecting their systems to the IBM Cloud.
At the 2.7 million square foot building, which includes residential, commercial and retail space, Siemens smart building solutions allow for flexibility, future-proofing, and seamless transition from one part of the building to another.
Which developments should you pay attention to for data center planning and operation?
Connecting lighting systems in educational facilities can help to light the way to safety.
K-9 "Meadow"—named after Meadow Pollack, a victim in the Parkland, FL school shooting—is the first canine to graduate the K9 Academy as a school safety dog.
EarthTronics expands its high-efficiency traditional wall pack series with a 12-watt fixture for wide-area commercial and industrial security illumination.
Workplace violence is on the rise, and new SHRM data demonstrates need for more workplace violence education, prevention, and training.
Security teams are understaffed as cyber security skills gap worsens, according to a new Tripwire survey.
Lack of cyber talent, budget, and operational alignment are top challenges, according to a new report from Deloitte.
Half of business leaders say a data breach could end their business, according to a new survey by AppRiver.
The tactical elements of physical security programs often get the most attention, at the expense of strategic factors.
The February 2019 issue features this year's Facility Executive of the Year. Plus, a look drones and FM, building envelope and energy, and our annual Readers' Choice Awards.
More than a third of employed Americans are not confident they know what to do if an active shooter enters a building they are in, according to a new poll.
Take a look at these facility management products to meet your needs in the coming year.
More than just an annoyance, false alarms and nuisance alarms can pose dangers to building occupants.
A team of security analysts from Netwrix reveal the top IT security trends that will influence businesses in 2019.
Significant enhancements and powerful integrations deliver safer and smarter building operations.
Did you know that security cameras provide a variety of other unexpected benefits? Learn five surprising ways facility managers can use video surveillance systems to benefit their facilities. Also, grab your copy of the 2019 Safety and Security Plan Guide.
Despite their bosses' concerns over productivity and security, 64% of employees plan to shop online at work this holiday season. Which cities are most guilty of "workshopping?"
Data governance—the management of data quality, accessibility, usability, and security—is a critical component of facility management operations.
The IndigoVision TDSi EXgarde Integration allows alarms from TDSi systems to be seamlessly combined with IndigoVision’s security management solution, giving complete video and alarm management in a single user interface.
Nearly 30 percent of organizations lost business revenue due to an outage in the last 12 months, according to Spiceworks study.
Keeping data, devices, and networks safe and secure requires an all-hands-on-deck mentality, according to CompTIA security experts.
Assessing facilities against Best Practices for Anti-Terrorism Security (BPATS) is a multi-faceted process.
When it comes to mass notification, consider integration capabilities to provide for improved situational awareness and emergency response.
New research shows violence in America's emergency departments is increasing, causing harm to physicians, staff, and patients.
The new web-based tool can help security professionals for commercial office buildings perform assessments based on the Best Practices for Anti-Terrorism Security (BPATS).
ASSA ABLOY hollow metal door brands Ceco Door and Curries have added the option of a retrofit assembly kit to their line of attack resistant product offerings.
Here is a cyber security primer on steps to take to prevent hackers from penetrating your facility’s physical security components.
Despite the benefits of this security technology, the potential for spoofing and hacking impedes user adoption of biometrics.
Extend the reach and response of surveillance cameras with sound capabilities.
From training and drills to access control, act with intent and purpose to combat active shooter and other threats.
The August 2018 issue features facility security, including biometrics, school security, and stopping hackers. Plus, HVAC, roofing, restroom maintenance, lighting, and more.
Approximately 300 emergency room visits each year can be attributed to injuries caused by automatic gates, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission.
In a new study from ObserveIT, the majority of respondents understand the definition of an insider threat, but data shows the risk of insider threats is growing rapidly.
When it comes to the challenges and advantages of fitting an industrial site with security and surveillance, scheduling, timing, and ownership are keys to success.