Getting 'Bang' for the Security Buck

Ritchey, Diane
November 2010
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Nov2010, Vol. 47 Issue 11, p96
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the installation of integrated surveillance solutions to boost security and improve operational efficiencies as initiated by Metro Bank in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. It states that the incorporation of video, cameras, alarms and fire systems has provided the institution an increased security level. Janet McFadden-Messimer, security executive of Metro Bank, notes that the move was designed to provide employees a highly functional and safe place to work.


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