As visitor management system technology advances, many believe the focus will be on adding photographs.
Although not widely used now, Joe Wright, director of marketing for Fargo Electronics, said todayÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s visitor management software allows companies to scan driverÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s licenses, passports or ID cards and incorporate these images into visitor badges.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - A new state law requiring a license and background check to install low-voltage systems in Kentucky is the stateÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s first step towards oversight for security systems installers.
AUSTIN, Texas - The Arlington Independent School District of Texas is currently overhauling its surveillance systems, upgrading cameras within its schools and eyeing a change for its school bus surveillance product.
According to a GE Security press release, 20 of the districtÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s schools are outfitted a with CCTV system.
PHILADELPHIA - A commercial motion detector found in a train car storage yard in Philadelphia was not the making of a terrorist plot, according to the FBI and the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority. Rather, a full-time SEPTA employee, who also works part-time for an unnamed security alarm company, placed the device in order to be alerted when his supervisors approached.