From the August 2021 Issue of Facility Executive Magazine
Security in this day and age is not an option, it’s an absolute necessity whether it involves physical or logistical protection. For a facility manager, it’s important to understand the common risks, uncommon security threats, and cyber security issues, along with the most efficient and available solutions. Although it seems as though the sky’s the limit, so far as the number of concerns involving the security challenges we face today, the following five trends appear to be foremost. These include:
Multi-tenant building security
The proliferation of mobile devices
Advanced forms of integration
Artificial Intelligence (AI) in security
Essential Security Trends for Facility Managers
Within each one lies several areas of concern. As we progress through these, we’ll look at underlying issues and solutions that security integrators have employed.