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Perimeter Alarms for Critical Infrastructure

Critical infrastructure protection requires the installation of security solutions inside and outside the facility perimeter. The main objective behind these types of protection is to detect an intrusion at its earliest stage possible so that it can be dealt with appropriately without disrupting or compromising any other part vital for essential operations.

Advantages of perimeter alarm systems in the protection of critical infrastructure include:

  • Access Control
  • Asset Protection
  • Threat Deterrence
  • Early Warning
  • Security mobilization

Perimeter alarm systems are essential to the protection of the following critical infrastructure sector:

  • Chemical
  • Commercial Facilities
  • Communications
  • Critical Manufacturing
  • Dams
  • Defense Industrial Base
  • Emergency Services
  • Energy
  • Financial Services
  • Food and Agriculture
  • Government Facilities
  • Healthcare and Public Health
  • Information Technology
  • Nuclear Reactors, Materials, and Waste
  • Transportation Systems
  • Water and Wastewater Systems

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