Security Articles

Security in today’s complex facilities is a significant part of a facility manager’s job. Physical security, badging, access control, door locks, cybersecurity, biometrics, and other important issues are featured under this heading.

FM Issue: Preparing For The Inevitable

FM Issue: Preparing For The Inevitable

Planning for disasters can help facility professionals get their facilities up and running with minimal business...Read More...

Directions: Don’t Overlook Leaking Door Closers

Directions: Don’t Overlook Leaking Door Closers

More than maintenance is at stake when standard hardware gets...Read More...

Security Trends: One Step Ahead

Security Trends: One Step Ahead

Working with information technologists to integrate physical and electronic security measures can help protect a...Read More...

FM Frequency: Business Continuity

FM Frequency: Business Continuity

The magic formula? Planning + Practice + "Live Fire" Exercises = The Right Approach, according to FM Frequency Columnist Jeff...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Dispelling The Myths

Services & Maintenance: Dispelling The Myths

Access control in a stand-alone mode is not necessarily good...Read More...

The Facility Technologist: Coming To Facilities Soon…

The Facility Technologist: Coming To Facilities Soon…

Thinking Cameras, IP Everywhere, Mini Data Centers, And Compatible...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Document Management

Services & Maintenance: Document Management

Whether files are headed for destruction or storage, a secure approach helps to ensure information doesn't fall into the wrong...Read More...

Professional Development: The Benefits Of Integration

Professional Development: The Benefits Of Integration

Contributor Mike DeNamur explains how the removal of crossed signals may ease communications problems....Read More...

The Facility Technologist: Planning For Disasters

The Facility Technologist: Planning For Disasters

From site selection to data protection, a variety of technologies can help facilities...Read More...

Security Trends: The Path of Most Resistance

Security Trends: The Path of Most Resistance

Installing security systems in layers around the facility will decrease chances of a major security...Read More...