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Is a Security Control Center Right for You

June 1, 2011
June 2011 Vol. 6, Issue 6

Is a Security Control Center Right for You?

A dedicated security control center can improve building security by enabling officers to respond faster to alarms and equip them with better information when handling an incident. A security control center also provides a selling point to potential tenants and enhances your relationship with existing ones. If you're in the market for a control center, you should consider the costs of designing, building, and operating a center from scratch. If that's out of your budget, there are cost-control strategies and viable alternatives that can help bring a center within reach.

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