Tools such as standard operating procedures (SOPs) and checklists ensure that every factor is considered when installing a physical security system – or do they? Security system installations are detailed projects, and any overlooked detail is a missed opportunity to make the system better. We asked this week’s Expert Panel Roundtable: What is the most overlooked factor when installing physical security systems?
Applying a quarter century of software experience, technology pioneer Rod Whisnant has joined System Surveyor as its CTO. He will lead the next stage of development for System Surveyor, an intelligent system design platform. The mobile, SaaS-based platform enables virtual teams to work together to better plan, install, and maintain the systems required in all commercial, education, healthcare, and government facilities. “Rod’s diverse background, strong focus on the user experience, and record of delivering robust competitive solutions to the market is an ideal fit for our vision for System Surveyor,” said Chris Hugman, CEO of System Surveyor. Delivering mobile products Whisnant has experience in SaaS, big data, analytics, machine learning, and e-commerce “His leadership will enable more powerful functionality and collaboration for the system professionals using our platform. His first order of business is expanding our technical team.” Whisnant has experience in SaaS, big data, analytics, machine learning, and e-commerce. He has held engineering and product leadership roles at both corporate teams and start-ups including Predictive Science, ExpressDigital, Cubic Corporation, Viewcast, and Dell Technologies. His work has included delivering web and mobile products with rich user interfaces to companies such as Verizon, the NFL, and Home Depot. Benefitting business and organisation “I’ve seen firsthand how much value System Surveyor brings to our customers, and the potential to further benefit their businesses and organisations is huge,” said Whisnant. “I look forward to building out our team and evolving the product to deliver innovative and powerful experiences for anyone involved in system design, delivery, and maintenance.” System Surveyor will be exhibiting at the Global Security Exchange (GSX) taking place Sept. 10-12 in Chicago. Meet Whisnant, Hugman, and the team in booth #1680 and test drive the digital map for IoT.