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  • Power Plants Consider Management Platforms
    With outdated systems come difficulties replacing, expanding and integrating. Putting all subsystems together under one management platform requires SDKs and direct manufacturer support. The migration to IP-based systems requires security managers at power plants to understand IP's benefits.
    Editor / Provider: By the Editorial Team | Updated: 2010 / 3 / 18
  • Layered Protection at Power Plants
    Security at power plants visibly deters and detects. With various technologies on-site and guards constantly patrolling, power plants are heavily protected against unauthorized entry. A&S explores critical areas and the systems deployed.
    Editor / Provider: The Editorial Team | Updated: 2010 / 3 / 9
  • Power Plants Prepare for Change
    Power plants deliver usable energy to the world and are among the top-rated, high-risk facilities. Conservative and regimented in tried and proven SOPs, these energy generators operate on strict day-to-day practices that ensure the security and safety of people and assets.
    Editor / Provider: The Editorial Team | Updated: 2010 / 3 / 9
  • Industrial Security Monitors Productivity
    Industrial compounds are generally large in scale and complex in design. On top of this challenging nature, fulfilling transmission needs and meeting regulation requirements pose serious challenges.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2010 / 3 / 5
  • Building Automation to Reach $36 Billion by 2015, Says ABI Research
    Recession and conflict always bring a reevaluation of energy management and calls for new ways to ensure organizations and nations use energy more efficiently. The same is true in the latest downturn and it is driving significant interest and activity in the market for building automation systems (B
    Editor / Provider: ABI Research | Updated: 2010 / 2 / 26
  • Industrial Security Optimizes Business Workflows
    Shanghai -Volkswagen has manufactured the Passat automobile since May 2000 at a factory in Anting, about 50 kilometers from Shanghai. The company implemented a control system for production, which connected to computing systems supplied by ICS Industrielle Automatisierungssysteme in Germany. The con
    Editor / Provider: Submitted by Axis Communications and Johnson Controls | Updated: 2010 / 2 / 2
  • Closing Loopholes for Large-Area Compounds
    Large sites, such as military sites, embassies, business districts and industrial parks, contain a cluster of buildings with shared purposes. These spread-out sites require a thorough security solution, from perimeter to building-based safety measures. The vast coverage area, dispersed systems and t
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2010 / 2 / 2
  • Hotels Embrace Five-Star Security
    A number of terrorist attacks on hotels in the last 12 months have highlighted the vulnerability of the hospitality sector, making security improvements a top priority. A&S looks at how security technologies help hotels fend off potential threats and enhance guest experience.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2009 / 11 / 30
  • Water Security Holds Back Threats
    Water supply utilities are critical infrastructure, encompassing reservoirs, purification plants, wastewater and storm water facilities. "Dam operators and local water and wastewater utilities have been under heightened security conditions, and are evaluating security plans and measures since the te
    Editor / Provider: The Editorial Team | Updated: 2009 / 11 / 2
  • Future-Proofed Building Solutions Hinge on Open Platforms
    Implementing scalable solutions allow building owners to react faster to ever-changing environments. Open-platform systems that can integrate with different third-party systems are key to cost-effectiveness.
    Editor / Provider: Submitted by Milestone Systems and Johnson Controls | Updated: 2009 / 10 / 6