Electronic security systems : a manager's guide to evaluating and selecting system solutions /

Electronic Security Systems is a book written to help the security professional understand the various electronic security functional components and the ways these components interconnect. Providing a holistic approach to solving security issues, this book discusses such topics as integrating electr...

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Author / Creator:Pearson, Robert L.
Imprint:Amsterdam ; Boston : Butterworth-Heinemann, ©2007.
Description:1 online resource (xi, 367 pages) : illustrations
Language:English
Subject:Electronic security systems.
Office buildings -- Security measures.
Business enterprises -- Security measures.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Electrical.
Business enterprises -- Security measures.
Electronic security systems.
Office buildings -- Security measures.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11155568
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ISBN:9780080494708
0080494706
0750679999
9780750679992
Notes:Includes index.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Print version record.
Summary:Electronic Security Systems is a book written to help the security professional understand the various electronic security functional components and the ways these components interconnect. Providing a holistic approach to solving security issues, this book discusses such topics as integrating electronic functions, developing a system, component philosophy, possible long-term issues, and the culture within a corporation. The book uses a corporate environment as its example; however, the basic issues can be applied to virtually any environment. For a security professional to be effective, he or she needs to understand the electronics as they are integrated into a total security system. Electronic Security Systems allows the professional to do just that, and is an invaluable addition to any security library. * Provides a well-written and concise overview of electronic security systems and their functions * Takes a holistic approach by focusing on the integration of different aspects of electronic security systems * Includes a collection of practical experiences, solutions, and an approach to solving technical problems.
Other form:Print version: Pearson, Robert L. Electronic security systems. Amsterdam ; Boston : Butterworth-Heinemann, ©2007 0750679999 9780750679992