Security

Texas Schools Turn to IT to Secure Grounds and Facilities

Date Added: Jan 2014
Format: PDF

Katy Independent School District (ISD) is charged with providing instruction to upwards of 60,000 students. Their challenges are to improve physical security across all campuses in growing district, provide day-and-night IP-based surveillance of premises and high-risk areas and navigate major upgrade to video surveillance system in tight timeframe. They chose Cisco to overcome these challenges. They implemented Cisco Video Surveillance Manager records live, high-quality footage of district facilities and Connected Physical Security solutions scale instantly for flexible deployment. The results of implementing Cisco were centralized management of video surveillance across eight facilities, improved video coverage and secured high-risk areas with more than 600 IP cameras and completed trouble-free migration to major new version of Cisco Video Surveillance Manager.