School District RFP Examined

Author: John Honovich, Published on Nov 07, 2010

In this note, we examine a County's RFP for school district video surveillance. This specification requests both access control and video surveillance software. It's not much of a specification, though, as the requirements are extremely vague. For background, review the School District RFP document.

Here is the County's current conditions / needs:

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