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- Did You Know This Was Possible? // Public CIO;Q3 Special Issue, Issue Q3, p10
The article features U.S. government agencies which utilize next-generation networks. The Sheriff's department in Ada County, Idaho deployed an Internet-based video inmate visitation solution. Oakland County in Michigan started using a broadband wireless mesh network to link adaptive traffic...
- Moscow White House under surveillance. // International Construction;Apr98, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p73
Reports on the installation of electronic surveillance equipment at the Moscow White House in Russia, during renovations to repair damages from the 1993 power struggle in the country. Security system used in the building; Perimeter security; System response to possible intrusion.
- A TEAM EFFORT. Bogardus, Donald E. // Health Facilities Management;Jun2003, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p32
Focuses on the role of facilities managers and security personnel in drug theft incidences in hospitals. Types of miniature video surveillance cameras; Tips on confronting drug theft suspect; Advice on collecting evidence.
- Video: Position Carefully; Bid Intelligently. // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Dec99, Vol. 36 Issue 12, p65
Focuses on the proper use of video surveillance cameras as part of school security systems in the United States. Aid in the prevention of school crime; Disadvantages of visible cameras; Avoidance of glaring light in the positioning of cameras.
- Truly a no-brainer. Barthold, Jim // Mobile Radio Technology;Aug2007, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p30
The article discusses the move made by the community of Brookline, Massachusetts in deploying a 4.9 gigahertz system that covers its boundaries with broadband data for police and other public-safety players. Accordingly, users can retrieve police reports and crime incident information, as well...
- Using fiber-optic cable in security and surveillance. Coleman, Doug // Cabling Installation & Maintenance;Sep2006, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p68
This article examines the use of fiber-optic cable in security and surveillance. Security and surveillance camera systems are essential application in the enterprise space, where optical-fiber connectivity has emerged as a primary media type. One benefit of optical-fiber cable is that it offers...
- L.A. uses wireless surveillance. Roberts, Mary Rose // Mobile Radio Technology;May2007, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p12
The article focuses on the installation of a municipal wireless network and video surveillance system in Jordan Downs, Los Angeles, California. The video surveillance system was designed to monitor the area and transmit data to centralized location. The MotoMesh multi-radio broadband wireless...
- NOT SO SAFE AT STATE DEPARTMENT. // Foreign Service Journal;Sep98, Vol. 75 Issue 9, p12
The article reports on the lack of safety within the State Department office. It discusses that it's exterior may look like a well guarded kingdom, it offers less security than it seems. According to the General Accounting Office (GAO), the Department's computer and physical security procedures...
- Reliable NETWORKING. Malesci, Umberto // Government Security;Mar/Apr2008, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p16
The article focuses on the use of video surveillance systems over wireless mesh networks in municipalities and critical infrastructure facilities in the U.S. It mentions that the wireless mesh architecture offers more reliability and flexibility over traditional point-to-point and...