Tag: FCC

Deploying Wireless Backhaul Links for Security: It’s Easier Than You Might Think

With the cost of IP-based surveillance cameras, access controllers, and other security devices continuing to fall, there is a lot of interest in deploying such equipment pervasively. The challenge in such applications, however, is wiring. Often, cameras and other devices need to be placed in areas where electrical power is readily available, but network connectivity […]

The Need for Good Radio Discipline

Security officers can become complacent, lazy, haphazard, or even highly inappropriate when using company-issued radios to communicate with other officers at a facility or to their security dispatch centers. This unprofessional behavior over the air can reflect poorly on the officer in particular and the security company in general. It helps to have written policies […]