Playing it Safe on Campus
- A Timely Tradeoff. DAY, C. WILLIAM // American School & University;Dec2007, Vol. 80 Issue 4, p46
The article discusses several benefits of using Internet protocol (IP) camera systems to improve security in schools. According to the article, the use of IP camera eliminates the need for digital video recorders (DVR) and provide a district or campus-wide solution for camera systems. Also, IP...
- Biometrics Technology Touches the Future. Freschi, Cynthia // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Nov2007, Vol. 44 Issue 11, p94
The article focuses on the continued growth of the biometric technology sector within the security industry in the U.S. The author relates that biometric solutions are already used in several security applications, including time and attendance reporting, signature verification and building/door...
- Correction: Security 500 Rankings. // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Dec2014, p14
A correction to the article on the 2014 Security 500 Rankings that was published in the previous issue is presented.
- Under the Wire. // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Mar2007, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p54
The article reports on a trend in which universities adopt wireless access control and electronic security systems with smart cards. Wireless systems eliminate the need to run miles of conduit and to install multiple power supplies. Biometric identification is a technology that will expand in...
- Biosecurity Comes of Age. Villano, Matt // University Business;Aug2004, Vol. 7 Issue 8, p53
Features the adoption of biometrics by several universities and colleges in the U.S. in their aim to upgrade school security and ensure efficient school services. Steps taken by the University of Georgia in incorporating biometrics into the school system; Amount spent by the San Diego State...
- How Biometrics Work. Angelo, Jean Marie // University Business;Aug2004, Vol. 7 Issue 8, p55
Features various biometrics technologies that can be used by universities and colleges for their security systems. Fingerprint identification; Hand recognition; Retinal and iris recognition; Vocal recognition.
- Taking a Proactive Campus Approach. // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Aug2007, Vol. 44 Issue 8, p40
The article features the security management of the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. The university serves 16,000 students in the main campus. The Department of Residence Life is the one tasked in providing a premier physical, social and cultural environment....
- Louisville President Increasing Security After Klan
Activity on Campus. // Black Issues in Higher Education;3/25/2004, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p11
Reports on the plan of University of Louisville President James Ramsey to increase security in the university in the wake of Ku Klux Klan flier distributions. Statement issued by Ramsey about the issue; Outline of the plan.
- Memo To Staff. Silk, Stephanie // American School & University;Jul2008, Vol. 80 Issue 12, special section p14
The article offers tips on how to maximize the effectiveness of all members of the security team in schools and universities in the U.S. Staff and students play a variety of roles in schools and universities which affect campus security. School staff should have knowledge of the things such as...