eBook Physical Security Strategy and Process Playbook, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0124172377
  • ISBN-13: 9780124172371
  • DDC: 658.47
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 160 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released April 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Overview

The Physical Security Strategy and Process Playbook is a concise treatment of physical security management in business. It can be used as an educational tool, help a security manager define requirements, and act as a reference in planning. This book is organized into six parts around the central theme that physical security is part of sound management. These components include an introduction to and explanation of basic physical security concepts; a description of probable security risks for more than 40 functional areas; security performance guidelines and supporting mitigation strategies; performance specifications for each mitigation strategy; guidance on selecting, implementing, and evaluating a security system; and lists of available physical security resources. The Physical Security Strategy and Process Playbook is an essential resource for anyone who makes security-related decisions within an organization, and can be used as an instructional guide for corporate training or in the classroom. The Physical Security Strategy and Process Playbook is part of Elsevier’s Security Executive Council Risk Management Portfolio, a collection of real-world solutions and "how-to" guidelines that equip executives, practitioners, and educators with proven information for successful security and risk management programs.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Executive Summary.
Introduction.
1: Physical Security Concepts.
2: Functional Areas and Security Risks.
3: Security Performance Guidelines and Options.
4: Performance Specifications.
5: Systems Implementation and Evaluation.
6: Physical Security Resources.
About the Contributing Editor.
About Elsevier's Security Executive Council Risk Management Portfolio.