In the Palm of Your Hand

Zalud, Bill
July 2006
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Jul2006, Vol. 43 Issue 7, p90
Trade Publication
The article reports on how Daniel Gohl, principal at McKinley Technology High School in Washington, D.C., uses middleware and mobile technology to achieve real-time reporting and monitoring of incidents at school. School security officers have WiFi-enabled personal digital assistants while they monitor school grounds. A middleware from Mobile Guardian is used to access a database for instantaneous documentation.


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