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10 Mistakes Made in Designing a Physical Security Program

When you boil it right down, the goal of every business security program is pretty much the same: to limit the access and movement of your people, assets, and data. Whether you’re in law enforcement, retail, transportation, higher education, hospitality, or any other industry, that guiding principle holds true. 
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Ultimate Guide to Security Guard Tour Systems

A guard tour system is an integrated network of wireless sensors connected to a central software dashboard you use to manage and log their guards’ rounds. Reliable real time security guard tour systems improve the speed and effectiveness of your security patrols. They also help mitigate human errors that might otherwise creep into your operations.
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How to Design Better Physical Security Training Programs

Large, complex organizations have many security needs. That shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone. However, when you have many moving parts, it tends to introduce many unexpected vulnerabilities.
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10 Physical Security Risk Mitigation Strategies That Actually Work

Table of Contents 1. What is Risk Mitigation? 2. Understand the Different Types of Risk. 3. 10 Risk Mitigation Strategies You Can Follow.
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Everything You Need to Know About IoT Physical Security

Internet of Things (IoT) devices have proven their worth and have become commonplace across business sectors at companies of all sizes. They offer powerful new sensing and management capabilities that companies in previous decades could only dream of. 
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Physical Access Control: How It Works in 2022

Choosing the right access control system for your organization can be a daunting task. One of the primary reasons why is that the range of authentication methods to choose from is broader today than ever before.
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The Real Cost of Business Theft and 12 Ways to Prevent It

Theft is something companies of every size have to contend with. Of course, the specific nature of that theft will vary business-to-business, but there are important underlying patterns every company should understand. 
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6 Tips for Better Equipment Inventory Tracking

Equipment management is an afterthought at some companies. But those companies are usually surprised when they get around to adding up the costs of their equipment losses and operating inefficiencies. Better equipment tracking can eliminate those inefficiencies, reduce losses, and extend the lifecycles of each piece of your company’s equipment.
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5 Technologies Used to Increase Situational Awareness in the Workplace

Companies in every sector are looking for ways to respond faster to business challenges. Those could be operational, strategic, or security challenges—or, in reality, usually all three at once. From large enterprises down to small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), many companies find success adopting a principle first developed in the military:...
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8 Business Loss Prevention Strategies That Work

Business owners outside retail sometimes dismiss loss prevention as a challenge just for retail stores. But every business can benefit by implementing loss prevention strategies that protect their inventory and accounts.
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