Safeguarding Schools: A Review of Access Control for K-12
Concerns around school security have steadily increased, and new technologies are being ushered into the market to improve response, prevention and security. Access control is a primary technology used to safeguard against unauthorized access, but what is its current state in K–12 facilities?
We surveyed our customers and found that even though many schools are using electronic access control, many are still relying on manual processes. This is what else we discovered...
Even as security technologies continue to advance, K–12 schools across the country are still using manual processes or legacy technologies to safeguard against threats. This may be due to lack of resources or access to information, but schools that are upgrading their access control systems are seeing increased benefit when working in partnership with certified integrators and manufacturers.