Access Control Levels and Schedules Tutorial

By: Brian Rhodes, Published on May 01, 2018

Configuring access levels and setting up schedules is central to maintaining facility security. Many people may need to enter areas but most do not need to access all areas at all times. This makes properly configuring levels and schedules a key element in minimizing risks and insider threats.

In this report, we explain:

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Comments (1)

Nailed it, as usual. Thanks for the article Brian!

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