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AUG 2014

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23 www.SecurityInfoWatch.com | SD&I | August 2014 equipment for the library or student comput- er lab — and most of us realize that security will be on the losing end of those decisions. "Many states are managing through substan- tial deficits, and they simply lack the funds necessary to implement even the most basic technology upgrades," Varco says. A lack of time and resources among already busy school administrators goes hand-in-hand with the funding issue. "K-12 customers tend to lack the resources or have the time to assess technology options," explains Mike Painter, President of Salt-Lake City-based integrator AlphaCorp Security. When there are funds available, it is important to know if the money for security will be part of a capital expense, or from grants for security, or from the school's tech- nology budget. But there's another potential stumbling block: "For schools which must award to the low bid, there is real risk that after the long process to choose what they want, they will get something different or a poor implementation, which disappoints everyone," Painter says. Integrators should strive to be a trusted partner for K-12 administrators by at least making an attempt to help locate additional ACTIVE IR BEAMS Our photoelectric beam sensors ofer complete perimeter protection like no other, with unrivalled tolerance against direct and refected light. PIR High performance optics provide reliable and dependable protection, for CCTV and alarm activation where quality matters. MICROWAVE Be it heavy fog, frost, rain or snow, our point-to-point microwave and combination sensors ofer peace of mind protection whatever the weather. SPEAKER SENSORS Provide welcome messages, protect emergency doors, deter intruders or trigger warning messages with our range of speaker sensors. DOOR SENSORS TAKEX ofer a range of passive and active infrared door sensors for auto-doors, with feld selectable features for maximum fexibility. FLAME SENSORS UV fame sensors are ideal for signalling the use of fame-type cigarette tel : 1-877-371-2727 | email : info@takex.com TAKEX Quad photoelectric beams are especially designed for outdoor perimeter protection. Unique double modulated beams are synchronized - creating a network of 16 beam paths between transmitter and receiver - to reinforce range and stability in severe weather conditions. Quad Beams (Single Channel) PB-50F up to 165' outdoor / 330' indoor PB-100F up to 330' outdoor / 660' indoor PB-200F up to 660' outdoor / 1320' indoor FEATURES • 4 x synchronized high power beams • double modulation / resonance fltration for unrivalled light immunity • phase-locked loop (PLL) circuit ensures maximum performance in changing environmental conditions • auto-gain lock Intelligent Quad Beams (4-ch Selectable) PB-IN-50HF up to 165' outdoor / 330' indoor PB-IN-100HF up to 330' outdoor / 660' indoor PB-IN-200HF up to 660' outdoor / 1320' indoor FEATURES Same as PB-50F/100F/200F plus: • 4 selectable beam channels allow stacking without crosstalk • environmental monitoring circuit • dynamic auto-gain control (AGC) Quad Beam Series www.takex.com ACTIVE IR BEAMS Our photoelectric beam sensors ofer complete perimeter protection like no other, with unrivalled tolerance against direct and refected light. PIR High performance optics provide reliable and dependable protection, for CCTV and alarm activation where quality matters. MICROWAVE Be it heavy fog, frost, rain or snow, our point-to-point microwave and combination sensors ofer peace of mind protection whatever the weather. TOWER ENCLOSURES For addtional security, our wall and foor mount towers ensure peace-of-mind protection by concealing the number and position of beams from intruders DOOR SENSORS TAKEX ofers a range of passive and active infrared door sensors for auto-doors, with feld selectable features for maximum fexibility. FLAME SENSORS UV fame sensors are ideal for signalling the use of fame-type cigarette lighters or matches in no-smoking and other restricted areas. Request information: www.SecurityInfoWatch.com/10215290 " (K-12 customers) are open to maintenance and inspection agreements to make sure the investment stays maximized for years to come. " — Keith Watters, General Manager, Protection One

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