SourceSecurity.com RSS - Access control systems & kits news SourceSecurity.com RSS - Access control systems & kits news from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/pc/access-control-systems-and-kits.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2014 Fri, 01 Aug 2014 08:00:00 GMT Fri, 01 Aug 2014 08:00:00 GMT Alpro transom door closers help secure Le Bistrot Pierre on Caroline Street in Cardiffhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7509-ga.14732.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7509-ga.14732.htmlApplications NewsFri, 01 Aug 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 2px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Alpro&rsquo;s overhead transom closers are a means of hydraulically controlling the opening and closing of aluminium doors</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Transom door closers from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/alpro-architectural-hardware.html" class="blue_bold">Alpro Architectural Hardware</a> have been installed at Le Bistrot Pierre on Caroline Street in Cardiff. The venue, which is in the heart of the city and near the Millennium Stadium, is the eleventh to open in a...Avigilon welcomes Fred Withers, FCA, to board of directors and audit committeehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga.14723.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga.14723.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 01 Aug 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Fred has a broad scope of experience working with clients across a wide variety of industry sectors </strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/avigilon-corporation.html" class="blue_bold">Avigilon Corporation</a>, a leading global provider of end-to-end security solutions, today announced the appointment of Fred Withers, FCA, former partner and chief development officer for Ernst &amp; Young, to its board of directors and audit committee. Mr. Withers, who recently retired, has over 30 years of...Suprema provides its BioEntry Plus fingerprint recognition terminal to Carrefour Supermarkets in Istanbul, Turkeyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12167-ga-co-2366-ga.14721.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12167-ga-co-2366-ga.14721.htmlApplications NewsThu, 31 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 281px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Over 500 units of Suprema&rsquo;s BioEntry Plus were deployed onto Carrefour&rsquo;s new access control and time &amp; attendance system</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/suprema.html" class="blue_bold">Suprema Inc.</a>, a leading global provider of technology in biometrics and security, recently announced it provided its fingerprint recognition terminal, <a...Allegion to educate security partners and school end-users of lockdown products as part of Safe School Weekhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga-co-11605-ga.14714.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga-co-11605-ga.14714.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 31 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Allegion's sales team can help school administrators find avenues to fund door hardware upgrades</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/allegion-plc.html" class="blue_bold">Allegion PLC</a>, a leading global provider of security products and solutions, is celebrating this year's Safe School Week (October 19-25) by encouraging its security/architect partners and school end-users to be aware of new and untested security and lockdown products that could actually put staff and...HID Global ActivID® mobile banking and multi-factor authentication solutions help secure Hypo Alpe-Adria-Bank in Croatiahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.14713.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.14713.htmlApplications NewsThu, 31 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 3px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>ActivID&reg; Authentication Appliance and ActivID Soft Token identity assurance solutions have been deployed by Hypo Alpe-Adria-Bank in Croatia </strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/hid-global.html" class="blue_bold">HID Global&reg;</a>, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, recently announced that its <a...ASSA ABLOY launches downloadable white paper on cost-effective access control systems for building owners and facilities managershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga.14712.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga.14712.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 31 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The white paper discusses how access control systems can be convenient and cost-effective security solutions</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/assa-abloy.html" class="blue_bold"><span class="blue_bold">ASSA ABLOY</span></a>, Security Solutions has launched a downloadable white paper to discuss how access control systems can be a convenient and cost-effective security solution for building owners and facilities managers, at a time when capex budget is often restricted.</p> <p>The...G4S Technology wins contract to upgrade security for Killeen-Fort Hood Regional Airport in Killeen, USAhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8519-ga.14696.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8519-ga.14696.htmlApplications NewsThu, 31 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 282px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The contract includes command and control centre, access control, integration with the city&rsquo;s video management system</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/g4s-technology-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">G4S Technology</a>, an award-winning security and communications integrator, has been awarded a $1.8M contract to upgrade security for the Killeen-Fort Hood Regional Airport located in Killeen, TX. The contract, signed in May 2014, includes a Command and Control centre, Access Control, integration with the...Zwipe deploys biometric card for managing access to door and printers at Simonsen VogtWiig law firm in Norwayhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11521-ga.14708.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11521-ga.14708.htmlApplications NewsWed, 30 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The Zwipe biometric card is DESFIRE EV1 and MIFARE Classic compatible</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/zwipe-as.html" class="blue_bold">Zwipe</a>, which provides contactless smart cards with on-card fingerprint reading, recently announced that Simonsen VogtWiig, a well reputed law firm located in the middle of the financial district of Oslo, is deploying the Zwipe biometric card for managing access to doors and printers. The Zwipe biometric card quickly reads the user's fingerprint in less than a second. Eliminating the problems of solely...TDSi looks towards education sector security as market for expansion and growthhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2113-ga.14707.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2113-ga.14707.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 30 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>TDSi&rsquo;s installation and maintenance partner Frontline Security Solutions recently installed a TDSi solution in a leading private school</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> The education sector has become an important vertical market for the security industry. With recent high-profile cases of security issues in some schools, it is a market that looks set to become even more security focussed. Many educational establishments are looking more closely than ever at the security of their facilities, to protect people, property and assets...Urmet supplies IP video door-entry solution to prestigious development in Kensington, Londonhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1745-ga.14703.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1745-ga.14703.htmlApplications NewsWed, 30 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 7px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The IPervoice system installed at 375 Kensington High Street features a 2-door controller called the "PIO" Controller<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/urmet-domus-communication-and-security-uk-ltd.1.html" class="blue_bold">Urmet</a> is pleased to have been involved in a prestigious, award-winning development by leading UK property developer, St. Edward, which is part of the Berkeley Group. The Evening Standard New Homes Awards 2014 &ldquo;<em>Best...Smart cities to quadruple within 12-year period according to latest IHS reporthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9385-ga.14702.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9385-ga.14702.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 30 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 3px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>There will be at least 88 smart cities all over the world by 2025, up from 21 in 2013</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The number of smart cities worldwide will quadruple within a 12-year period that started last year, proliferating as local governments work with the private sector to cope with a multitude of challenges confronting urban centres, according to a new report from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/ihs-inc.html" class="blue_bold"><span class="blue_bold">IHS</span>...ASSA ABLOY designs and installs range of high performance security doors at multiple London locationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga.14701.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga.14701.htmlApplications NewsWed, 30 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 69px; height: 267px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>ASSA ABLOY Security Doors supplied its steel doorsets to London Underground&rsquo;s Bond Street Tube Station</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/assa-abloy.html" class="blue_bold"><span class="blue_bold">ASSA ABLOY</span></a> Security Doors has designed, manufactured and installed a range of high performance security doors for multiple specification projects across London.</p> <p>From the installation of innovative fire doorsets in the Shard, to...SilverNet awards ‘Master’ distributor status to Pro-Vision Distribution Limitedhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2339-ga-co-3248-ga.14697.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2339-ga-co-3248-ga.14697.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 29 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Pro-Vision Distribution is a distributor of branded CCTV and access control equipment</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/pro-vision-distribution-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Pro-Vision Distribution Limited</a>, the distributor of branded CCTV and access control equipment, has recently been awarded &lsquo;Master&rsquo; distributor status from the wireless transmission manufacturer, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/silvernet.html" class="blue_bold">SilverNet</a>.</p>...ASSA CLIQ Remote with new mobile PD key updater allows administrators to update access rights "on the move"http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-npr.14688.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-npr.14688.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 29 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>ASSA&rsquo;s CLIQ Remote is now available with a new mobile PD key updater, allowing administrators to update access rights &lsquo;on the move.&rsquo;</p> <p>CLIQ Remote is a solution designed for larger masterkey suites, remote sites and companies with a geographical spread of operations. Providing users with remote access to a building, regardless of location, through a secure web connection.</p> <p>ASSA&rsquo;s new mobile PD unit connects to most smartphones via Bluetooth, or to the Internet by USB connector, enabling administrators to grant access to remote users and update access rights at any time, from anywhere in the world.</p> <p>Nojmol Islam, Product Manager for ASSA, said: <em>&ldquo;ASSA&rsquo;s CLIQ Remote is already a popular product for both small and large organisations, as it creates scalable, centralised and automated security management that reduces administrative requirements making it cost-effective.&rdquo;</em></p> <p><em>&ldquo;The system reduces the...TDSi provides fully integrated security solution at Shanghai Metrohttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1645-ga.14687.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1645-ga.14687.htmlApplications NewsTue, 29 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 2px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The access control solution features TDSi&rsquo;s EXpert controllers, EXgarde Enterprise software platform and MIFARE&reg; smart card readers</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>With successful installations already in full operation on Shanghai Metro&rsquo;s Line 6 and Line 9, security specialist Beijing STY turned again to access control specialist <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/tdsi.html" class="blue_bold">TDSi</a>&rsquo;s products, in partnership with its distribution partner in...New NERC standard to guide security of bulk power systemshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9526-ga.14685.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9526-ga.14685.htmlExpert CommentaryTue, 29 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 230px; height: 331px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong> </strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>On April 16, 2013, snipers fired for 19 minutes on PG&amp;E Corp.'s Metcalf electric power transmission station near San Diego, California, knocking out 17 giant transformers that supply electricity to Silicon Valley. At least 100 rounds were fired from at least one high-powered rifle. The power grid was rerouted to avoid a blackout, but it took 27 days to make repairs and get the substation back up and running.</p> <p>The incident got the attention of regulators and security professionals in the utility industry. There are some theories the...AMAG Technology announces PPM as member of Symmetry™ Extended Business Solutions Programhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-4267-ga.14681.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-4267-ga.14681.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 28 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 282px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The integration between the two systems enables a faster and efficient response<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>With the certification of its latest incident management connector, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/ppm-2000-inc.html" class="blue_bold">PPM</a> is now a member of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/amag-technology-inc.html" class="blue_bold">AMAG Technology</a>&rsquo;s Symmetry&trade; Extended Business Solutions (EBS) Program. AMAG...ASSA ABLOY supplies products to Canal & River Trust for controlled access along canals and rivershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-12157-ga-co-1736-ga.14679.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-12157-ga-co-1736-ga.14679.htmlApplications NewsMon, 28 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 2px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Twin Combi 5800 cylinders wer installed to provide high security and resistance to any known method of picking</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/assa-abloy.html" class="blue_bold">ASSA ABLOY</a> Security Solutions has supplied products to the Canal &amp; River Trust, which takes care of 2,000 miles of waterways in England and Wales.</p> <p>The charity is responsible for maintaining canals and rivers that are often over 200 years old, as well as...Viscount Systems wins contract to secure U.S. Federal Government facilities in Missouri and Massachusettshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3077-ga.14677.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3077-ga.14677.htmlApplications NewsMon, 28 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 267px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Viscount is able to deliver security solutions that meet the Government's high compliance standards</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/viscount-systems-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Viscount Systems</a>, a leading provider of IT-based security software and services, recently announced that it has been awarded additional contracts to secure U.S. Federal Government facilities in Missouri and Massachusetts for the Department of Homeland Security - United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).</p> <p><em>"The pace of...TDSi's EXgarde 4.2 integrates with ASSA ABLOY Access Control’s Aperio® locking solutionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-1645-ga-npr.14676.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-1645-ga-npr.14676.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 28 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>TDSi became the first to partner with ASSA ABLOY Access Control&rsquo;s Aperio&reg; wireless locking solutions using innovative IP hub technology to deliver sustainable total building security.</p> <p>Aperio&reg; was featured on TDSI stand operating with its EXgarde 4.2 fully featured access management system, designed to support multiple doors as standard with the option to extend using an unlimited door licence and meet the needs of even the largest of access control networks.</p> <p>John Davies, Managing Director of TDSi said: <em>&ldquo;By connecting with ASSA ABLOY Access Control&rsquo;s Aperio&reg; IP hub technology, we can present a simple installation solution with greater flexibility to upgrade the controllability and security level of any premises. IFSEC International 2014 was the perfect opportunity for us to demonstrate this to our customers and stand visitors.&rdquo;</em></p> <p>The Aperio&reg; range of cylinders, locks and escutcheons integrate with TDSi Exgarde...