Security technology convergence, which refers to the incorporation of computing, networking, and communications technologies into electronic physical security systems, was first introduced in the 1970s with the advent of computer-based access control and alarm systems. As the pace of information technology (IT) advances continued to accelerate, the physical security industry continued to lag behind IT advances by at least two to three years. Security Technology Convergence Insights explores this sometimes problematic convergence of physical security technology and information technology and its impact on security departments, IT departments, vendors, and management. Includes material culled directly from author's column in Security Technology Executive Easy-to-read question and answer format Includes real-world examples to enhance key lessons learnedBackup Power for Video Systems 85 status, which could be used to trigger power outage notifications to security. ... and any errors can be identified and corrected, allowing quick manual intervention in the event of a significant shutdown error. ... arrays, whether inside the server computer or in a separate storage system, can use up a great deal of battery backup power. ... A popular product line is the APC SMARTUPS 1500 series, which supports a single USB data connection as aanbsp;...
|Title||:||Security Technology Convergence Insights|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier - 2015-04-02|