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, 31 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT HID Global's IdenTrust achieves PIV-I Assurance levels with IGC PKI certificatehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga-co-11526-ga.15592.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga-co-11526-ga.15592.htmlEvents NewsFri, 31 Oct 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>IGC PKI certificate includes both certificate for identity authentication and digital signing and certificate for encryption</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/identrust-inc.html" class="blue_bold">IdenTrust</a>&reg; (part of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/hid-global.html" class="blue_bold">HID Global</a>&reg;, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions), recently announced that it has achieved U.S. Federal Bridge Authority (US FBCA) cross-certification...NCT CBRNe Asia concludes its third year with more than 250 visitors from over 30 countrieshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/15591.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/15591.htmlEvents NewsFri, 31 Oct 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 NCT CBRNe Awards Gala Dinner represented the glamourous highlight of this 3-day event</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The NCT CBRNe Awards are part of Asia&rsquo;s premier CBRNe event, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/nct-cbrne-asia-2014.html" class="blue_bold">The Non-Conventional Threat: CBRNe Asia</a>. During the last three years, NCT CBRNe Asia has become the largest and leading forum in the field of CBRN defense in Asia. After successful regional events in Thailand (2012)...ONVIF hosts its 11th Developers Plugfest in Dusseldorf, Germanyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8173-ga.15587.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8173-ga.15587.htmlEvents NewsFri, 31 Oct 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 2014 Developers&rsquo; Plugfest was held in conjunction with Security Essen</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/onvif.html" class="blue_bold">ONVIF</a>, the leading global standardisation initiative for IP-based physical security products, hosted its 11th Developers&rsquo; Plugfest September 29-October 1 in Dusseldorf, Germany. With record numbers of interoperability implementations and multiple testings of ONVIF conformant video, access control and edge devices,...AMAG Technology expands Symmetry V8 software to support federal government markethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-823-ga-npr.15581.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-823-ga-npr.15581.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 30 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>AMAG Technology, a worldwide provider of complete end-to-end security management solutions for access control and video management, announced recently that its new Symmetry V8 software has been expanded to address the specific needs of end users in the federal government market. While Symmetry V8 meets the needs of many vertical markets, the latest V8 software is specifically designed to meet FICAM testing lab requirements for 128-bit credentials, and has been submitted to the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) for final Federal Identity Credential and Access Management (FICAM) compliant testing and approval.&nbsp;</p> <p><em>&ldquo;The latest version of Symmetry software as a FICAM-compliant, GSA-approved solution is an example of AMAG&rsquo;s continued commitment to the federal government market. We are looking forward to the opportunity to partner with federal government agencies in their efforts to comply with current PACS standards,&rdquo;</em> said AMAG Technology,...Genetec president Pierre Racz wins EY 2014 Quebec Entrepreneur of the Year Awardhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2566-ga.15580.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2566-ga.15580.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 30 Oct 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>Pierre Racz wins EY's 2014 Quebec Entrepreneur of the Year in the Technology and Communications Category</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Pierre Racz, president of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/genetec-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Genetec</a>&trade;, a leading provider of unified IP security solutions, was named EY's 2014 Qu&eacute;bec Entrepreneur of the Year in the Technology and Communications Category.</p> <p>The EY Entrepreneur of the Year celebrates the contribution and spirit of entrepreneurs everywhere. The Canadian program is in its...LTV Europe presents itself as manufacturer and solution provider for perimeter protection at EPPC 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12015-ga.15579.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12015-ga.15579.htmlEvents NewsThu, 30 Oct 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>Many international exhibitors and speakers presented their innovative security solutions at the event</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>At <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/european-perimeter-protection-conference-2014.html" class="blue_bold">EPPC</a> (28th and 29th October 2014), <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/ltv-europe-sicherheitstechnik-gmbh.html" class="blue_bold">LTV Europe Sicherheitstechnik </a>GmbH presented itself as manufacturer and solution provider for perimeter protection. At this...Vanderbilt Industries integrates SMS physical access control system with IDV Solutions Visual Command Center ERV platformhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8694-ga-co-12200-ga-npr.15576.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8694-ga-co-12200-ga-npr.15576.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 30 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Vanderbilt Industries and IDV Solutions, LLC recently announced that the companies have formed a technical partnership and completed an integration of Vanderbilt&rsquo;s SMS physical access control system (PACS) with IDV Solutions&rsquo; Visual Command Center&reg; enterprise risk visualisation (ERV) platform.</p> <p>Using a combination of the two technologies, security operations teams can visualise alarms for events like doors propped open, windows forced, or unauthorised entry attempts. Visual Command Center provides context for alarms, showing the building location, nearby assets, and surrounding events; such as current and forecast weather, natural disasters, terrorist threats or the release of hazardous materials.</p> <p>Vanderbilt Industries is a global leader in creating state-of-the-art security systems. The company innovates access control technology by designing, manufacturing and distributing systems that make environments safe, secure and easy to maintain....Milestone Systems announces distribution agreement with Ingram Micro for DACH regionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10635-ga-co-1151-ga.15574.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10635-ga-co-1151-ga.15574.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 30 Oct 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>Ingram Micro will handle distribution of Milestone products in the German-speaking countries of Europe</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/milestone-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Milestone Systems</a>, the open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), announced recently a new distribution agreement with <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/ingram-micro-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Ingram Micro</a> to...HID to demonstrate secure identity solutions portfolio at Cartes Secure Connexions 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.15573.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.15573.htmlEvents NewsThu, 30 Oct 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>HID will also highlight secure identity for enterprise, banking and government customers</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/hid-global.html" class="blue_bold">HID Global</a>, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions today announced that under the theme &ldquo;Your Security Connected,&rdquo; it will demonstrate it new mobile identity solution and the power to connect people, devices and applications using its broad Genuine HID&reg;...Standardising global security to minimise risks and budgethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4108-ga.15393.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4108-ga.15393.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 30 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 101px; height: 299px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><em>Controlling identified risks at all of your sites, anywhere in the world, can be difficult. Especially when taking budget constraints into account. How can you ensure all of your people have a secure working environment? And that all employees, everywhere, adhere to your security policy? Nancy Wanders, Business Development Manager Asia/Pacific at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/nedap-security-management.html" class="blue_bold">Nedap</a>, states that standardising security gives this assurance and more. It not only minimises risk and guarantees...Urmet delivers IP-based door entry system for Fulham Reach development project in Londonhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1745-ga.15571.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1745-ga.15571.htmlApplications NewsWed, 29 Oct 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>Urmet was able to deliver the powerful IPervoice IP-based door entry system &amp; IP PoE 7 inch Imodo touchscreens</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> continues to dominate the high-volume, high-end residential door entry market with the award of another prestigious development contract, working alongside London&rsquo;s leading property developers, St George. Fulham Reach, positioned on the north bank of the River Thames and...IRN's East Africa Energy forum to address security challenges facing the oil and gas industryhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11636-ga.15570.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11636-ga.15570.htmlEvents NewsWed, 29 Oct 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 forum will address counter-terrorism, local conflicts and violence, among other issues</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Although in the last half-decade a number of East African countries have emerged as global energy frontiers, and consequently the region is increasingly attractive to major IOCs, there are a number of specific security challenges which may hamper East Africa booming oil and gas industry.</p> <p>The <a...PSA Security Network announces call for presentation for 40th Annual TEC conferencehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3292-ga.15565.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3292-ga.15565.htmlEvents NewsWed, 29 Oct 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 event is open to the entire security industry with sessions designed to benefit the entire team</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/psa-security-network.html" class="blue_bold">PSA Security Network</a>, the world&rsquo;s largest electronic security cooperative, recently announced the call for presentations for its 40th Annual TEC conference is now open.&nbsp; <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/psa-tec-2015.html"...Genetec Security Center security platform deployed at Cornhusker Bank in Nebraskahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2566-ga.15556.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2566-ga.15556.htmlApplications NewsTue, 28 Oct 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>Security Center combines video and access control operations to handle multi-branch investigations from a central location</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/genetec-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Genetec</a>&trade;, a leading provider of unified IP security solutions recently announced that Cornhusker Bank in Lincoln, Nebraska has revamped its security operations across all branches using Genetec <a...Middle Atlantic Products appoints Paul Dolynchuk as Senior Product Managerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2951-ga.15555.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2951-ga.15555.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 28 Oct 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>Dolynchuk will be responsible for long-term sales strategy and optimisation of profitability and growth</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/middle-atlantic-products-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Middle Atlantic Products</a> has appointed Paul Dolynchuk as Senior Product Manager, Infrastructure. In this new position, Dolynchuk will be responsible for the category&rsquo;s long-term sales strategy and optimisation of profitability...PSA Security Network hires Julie Rolles as Training Specialisthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3292-ga.15544.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3292-ga.15544.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 27 Oct 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>Rolles will be developing and managing additional leadership programmes for the PSA Owner community</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/psa-security-network.html" class="blue_bold">PSA Security Network</a>&reg; recently announced the addition of Julie Rolles as Training Specialist. In this role, Rolles will be responsible for developing and managing a Leadership Committee and additional leadership programmes for the PSA Owner community.</p>...Skyguard’s MySOS personal alarm helps VINCI Facilities mitigate risk to lone workershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7998-ga.15541.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7998-ga.15541.htmlApplications NewsMon, 27 Oct 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>With Skyguard&rsquo;s MySOS, VINCI&rsquo;s lone working staff are able to call for help at the touch of a button</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>VINCI Facilities, part of VINCI &ndash; the world leaders in construction, has adopted <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/skyguard-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Skyguard</a>&rsquo;s personal safety service to mitigate...Understanding the difference between 900 MHz Wireless vs. 2.4 GHz Wi-Fihttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga.15437.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga.15437.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 24 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 235px; height: 245px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><em><strong>900 MHz wireless and Wi-Fi (2.4 GHz) are sometimes used interchangeably in the access control world to describe solutions that do not require running wires all the way to the opening. It&rsquo;s true that, as wireless options, both technologies offer some general advantages over traditional hardwired solutions. In this article, Minu Youngkin, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/allegion-plc.html" class="blue_bold">Allegion</a>, Integrator Marketing Manager shares her thoughts and knowledge regarding both wireless and Wi-Fi technologies.*</strong></em></p> <p>First of all, wireless overcomes architectural limitations. As any <a...INTERPOL World launches Strategic Partners Programme to address global security challengeshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11462-ga-co-11803-ga-co-7-ga.15536.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11462-ga-co-11803-ga-co-7-ga.15536.htmlEvents NewsThu, 23 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr class="smalltxt"> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>The Strategic Partners Programme is</strong><br /><strong>part of&nbsp;INTERPOL World 2015&nbsp;which</strong><br /><strong>will be held from 14 &ndash; 16 April 2015</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>INTERPOL World has launched a Strategic Partners Programme with leading private-sector security solutions providers to jointly create innovative solutions to real-world security challenges faced by global police organisations, government agencies and the private sector.</p> <p>As part of the programme, stakeholders across the public and private sectors, international organisations and various security domain experts will come together several times in the course of the year to...iOmniscient and CISCO provide Facial Recognition System to University of San Franciscohttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-420-ga-co-1880-ga.15534.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-420-ga-co-1880-ga.15534.htmlApplications NewsThu, 23 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr class="smalltxt"> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>iOmniscient&rsquo;s Facial Recognition<br />System&nbsp;</strong><strong>can recognise multiple faces<br />in&nbsp;</strong><strong>crowded and uncontrolled scenes</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/iomniscient.html" class="blue_bold">iOmniscient</a> has successfully installed its Facial Recognition Software in conjunction with <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/cisco-systems-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Cisco</a>&rsquo;s Video Management platform at the University of San Francisco, California, to improve physical security in residence halls.</p>...