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Can We Fix a Disjointed Approach to School Security?

Can We Fix a Disjointed Approach to School Security?

In the wake of the Uvalde shootings, this past June, Carnegie Mellon University’s Biometrics Center hosted an online forum of experts in school security, law and technology for a special “School Safety Emergency Summit.”
Police exodus ‘crisis’: Officers are ditching the job at a rate ‘never seen before’

Police exodus ‘crisis’: Officers are ditching the job at a rate ‘never seen before’

 Law enforcement officers are leaving their jobs "at a rate we’ve never seen before," with some departments seeing decreases by as many as hundreds of members compared to the same time last year, a handful of the nation’s top police officials said. 
Why the New AVS-01 Alarm Standard Could Be a Gamechanger

Why the New AVS-01 Alarm Standard Could Be a Gamechanger

AVS-01 is the first standard to look at many variables and disparate data and use that to ascertain new priorities that can be used by monitoring centers to vary their workflow and notification processes and methods.
8.15.22 – NESA National Monitor

8.15.22 – NESA National Monitor

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How to Make a Backup and Recovery Plan for Your Business

How to Make a Backup and Recovery Plan for Your Business

You owe a duty of care to your employees, vendors, ownership and customers to protect your data to the greatest extent budgets will allow.
Understanding Video Analytics: Edge vs. Central Processing Structures

Understanding Video Analytics: Edge vs. Central Processing Structures

We have seen an increase in the types of video analytics offered over the past several years and the power of the hardware that supports it. Here’s how it all works and tips for deployments.
The Door Naming Challenge

The Door Naming Challenge

Naming doors is not usually a simple task for multi-building sites or multi-site security systems
Report: Apple explores expansion of smart home lineup

Report: Apple explores expansion of smart home lineup

Apple could significantly expand its smart home product line within the next two years, according to Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman. In his latest Power On newsletter, Gurman reports the company has “at least four new smart home devices in its labs.”

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Police departments struggle with staffing shortages

Police departments across the country are facing severe staffing shortages as they struggle to recruit and retain officers, and many departments have been forced to find new ways to fill the gaps. Why it matters: The shortages have coincided with a spike in crime across the nation.