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 2015 Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT Intersec 2015: BSIA members experience positive responsehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-625-ga-co-882-ga-co-5478-ga-co-1386-ga-co-1623-ga-co-1645-ga-co-1813-ga.16670.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-625-ga-co-882-ga-co-5478-ga-co-1386-ga-co-1623-ga-co-1645-ga-co-1813-ga.16670.htmlEvents NewsFri, 27 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 13px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The BSIA-organised UK Pavilion the focal point of the highest-ever turnout of UK companies</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The <span class="blue_bold"><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/intersec-dubai-2015.html" class="blue_bold">Intersec exhibition</a></span> held in Dubai last month is fast becoming a must attend event for British security providers. Members of the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/british-security-industry-association-bsia.html" class="blue_bold">British Security Industry...Bosch fire alarm system installed in Shangri-La's guest rooms, kitchens & machine roomshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-289-ga.16676.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-289-ga.16676.htmlApplications NewsFri, 27 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 233px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Bosch fire alarm system provides protection, safeguards life and property &amp; meets needs of the hotel</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The only luxury hotel in Surabaya, the Shangri-La is a sanctuary within a bustling city. Known for their focus on the security of their guests, Shangri-La Surabaya takes a professional and responsible approach for their security and safety planning. With a fire alarm system that was installed close to 20 years ago, ShangriLa recognised the need to install a new...HID Global UHF RFID tags for industrial environmentshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga-npr.16660.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga-npr.16660.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 26 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>HID Global&reg;, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, recently announced that its Identification Technologies division has launched its new High Temperature Label portfolio of wafer-thin UHF RFID tags that endure harsh industrial environments. The company&rsquo;s High Temperature Labels were originally designed for the automotive industry, where manufacturers use them to identify and track each vehicle both during assembly and throughout its life on the road. Lifetime traceability of parts and components yields more accurate and efficient records which can help automakers expedite service in the event of a recall.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Our automotive customers need durable UHF tags that can withstand years of exposure to high temperatures, flames, chemicals, pressure and torsion,&rdquo; </em>said Richard Aufreiter, director of product management, Identification Technologies with HID Global. <em>&ldquo;The new High Temperature Label portfolio of tags delivers...Siemens sponsors Data Centre World Conferencehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1956-ga.16657.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1956-ga.16657.htmlEvents NewsThu, 26 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 233px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Siemens Building Technologies recently introduced the latest version of Datacenter Clarity LC</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>As a leading solutions provider of data centres worldwide, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/siemens-building-technologies-uk.html" class="blue_bold">Siemens</a> is sponsoring the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/data-centre-world-conference.html" class="blue_bold">Data Centre World Conference</a>...Geofire Agrippa fire door holders provide fire protection for leading UK care home operatorshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12638-ga.16650.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12638-ga.16650.htmlApplications NewsWed, 25 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 232px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The fire door holders ease access for residents &amp; protect them during fire emergency</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Agrippa fire door holders are proving to&nbsp;be the perfect solution for a number of the&nbsp;UK&rsquo;s leading care home operators,&nbsp;to ease&nbsp;access for&nbsp;residents whilst protecting them in the event of a fire emergency.</p> A spokesperson for&nbsp;one leading&nbsp;UK care homes operator where&nbsp;29 Wire-free&nbsp;Agrippa Fire Door Holders are&nbsp;in use&nbsp;confirms that&nbsp;they are&nbsp;the perfect...Manchester Security 2015 exhibition to focus on protecting the vulnerablehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga.16649.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga.16649.htmlEvents NewsWed, 25 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 234px; height: 281px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Event to take place at Bridgewater Hall on 26th&nbsp;March, &amp; is themed on Protecting the Vulnerable</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Exhibition space is now available to book for <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/manchester-security-2015.html" class="blue_bold">Manchester&rsquo;s leading security</a> exhibition and conference, as event organisers announce an impressive line-up of speakers for this year&rsquo;s event.</p> <p>Set to take place at the city&rsquo;s Bridgewater Hall on Thursday...CriticalArc SafeZone improves safety and security at the University of South Australiahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12056-ga.16646.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12056-ga.16646.htmlApplications NewsWed, 25 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>UniSA selected SafeZone to enhance safety while reducing costs across six disparate campuses<br /><br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/criticalarc.html" class="blue_bold">CriticalArc</a> recently reports that the University of South Australia (UniSA) has improved on-campus safety and security for 34,000 students and staff with the successful implementation of its innovative SafeZone&trade; distributed command and control solution.</p> <p>UniSA selected SafeZone to enhance safety while...Veterans in security: Military skills utilised to develop strategieshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9699-ga-co-7914-ga.16639.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9699-ga-co-7914-ga.16639.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 25 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 226px; height: 310px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center" style="text-align: center;"><strong>Veterans are able to use their skills from the military to help develop strategies</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Kevin Farrell always arrives early to his job at the offices of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/g4s-secure-solutions-usa.html" class="blue_bold">G4S Security</a> in Jupiter, Florida. As senior manager for the national communications centre, he is charge of all the communication with more than 130 field offices for this large security company.</p> <p>A...Counter Terror Expo 2015 adds World Terror Congress to programmehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7182-ga-co-9380-ga-co-227-ga-co-2232-ga-co-11794-ga.16630.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7182-ga-co-9380-ga-co-227-ga-co-2232-ga-co-11794-ga.16630.htmlEvents NewsTue, 24 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 231px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Visitors of upcoming edition of CTX will see range of pioneering products for Police &amp; Special Forces</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/counter-terror-expo-2015.html" class="blue_bold">Counter Terror Expo</a> is the leading international event which addresses the growing and diverse threat posed by terrorism. The next edition of CTX will take place 20-21 April at Olympia London.</p> <p>The preeminent CTX conference agenda will set out the current, highly volatile, security climate, identify...Amthal upgrades fire and security system at The Marlborough Science Academyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12412-ga.16025.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12412-ga.16025.htmlApplications NewsTue, 24 Feb 2015 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"> <p><strong>Amthal ensured complete perimeter security and a smooth operating system throughout the Academy</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/amthal-fire-and-security.html" class="blue_bold">Amthal Fire &amp; Security</a> has upgraded the fire and security measures at The Marlborough Science Academy to feature high performance IP CCTV, access control and automatic fire detection systems to provide ultimate peace of mind for staff, pupils and visitors.</p> <p>The Marlborough Science Academy,...Critical Infrastructure Protection & Resilience Europe 2015 to open with a Ministerial keynote presentationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/16616.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/16616.htmlEvents NewsMon, 23 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Minister Opstelten will provide a strategic overview from the political position to the country's and Europe's changing position on security</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The opening of the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/critical-infrastructure-protection-and-resilience-europe-2015.html" class="blue_bold">2nd Critical Infrastructure Protection and Resilience Europe</a> conference will see Mr Ivo Opstelten, Minister for Security and Justice of The Netherlands, deliver an opening keynote presentation.</p> <p>Critical Infrastructure Protection and Resilience Europe will take...ISC Singapore awarded Security Agency license statushttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9889-ga.16590.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9889-ga.16590.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 23 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 227px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The new license enables ISC to offer a portfolio of services to events and venues across Singapore</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/integrated-security-consultants-limited.html" class="blue_bold">Integrated Security Consultants</a> Ltd (ISC Group) has announced that ISC Singapore has been awarded Security Agency license status, enabling the company to offer its full portfolio of security and crowd management services in the country.</p> <p><strong></strong>This...ASIS 6th Middle East Security Conference & Exhibition attended by over 580 attendees from 45 countrieshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga.16584.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga.16584.htmlEvents NewsMon, 23 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 231px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Attendees got access to educational sessions, a CSO Roundtable Summit was also organised</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Under the patronage of His Excellency Lt. Gen. Dhahi Khalfan Tamim, Deputy Chairman of Police and General Security, the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/asis-6th-middle-east-security-conference-and-exhibition-2015.html" class="blue_bold">ASIS</a> 6th Middle East Security Conference &amp; Exhibition, was held on 15-17 February 2015 at the Intercontinental Dubai Festival City, Dubai, UAE. More than 580...Automatic Systems introduces extended warranty for pedestrian products portfoliohttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1929-ga.16603.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1929-ga.16603.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 23 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 12px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The extended warranty applies after commercial agreement and in accordance to Automatic Systems' general terms and conditions<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/automatic-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Automatic Systems</a>, a world leader in the automation of secure entrance control, announces the introduction of extended warranty for its entire pedestrian products portfolio as of January 1st, 2015. The new warranty period changes from 2 years to 5 years.</p> <p>The...Scottish Communications Group reduces fuel bill with Fleetmatics’ fleet and vehicle tracking technologyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12689-ga-co-12688-ga.16608.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12689-ga-co-12688-ga.16608.htmlApplications NewsFri, 20 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 231px; height: 294px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>System has benefitted by reducing fuel costs, saving administrative time &amp; accurately correlate costs</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Security integration specialist <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/scottish-communications-group.html" class="blue_bold">Scottish Communications Group (SCG)</a> has cut thousands of pounds from its annual fuel bill following the introduction of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/fleetmatics.html"...ECKey VP1 dual mode readerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6909-ga-npr.16604.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6909-ga-npr.16604.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 20 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>ECKey, the market leader in Smartphone readers and access control systems, recently announced the ECKey VP1 reader which is now available for purchase.</p> <p>The VP1 reader is a complete electronic access control system that eliminates the hassle and expense of panels, cards, readers, software and networks. It works with VIZpin, ECKey&rsquo;s cloud based SaaS (Security as a Service), that lets users send, revoke and monitor electronic keys anytime from anywhere. The VP1 uses long-range Bluetooth so users can mount it in a secure area, away from weather and vandals or out-of-sight for architecturally and historically sensitive installations.</p> <p>Other Bluetooth readers only support Bluetooth Smart (aka Bluetooth Low Energy) devices and may only work with the latest iPhones which is less than 25% of the installed base. The VP1 reader is a dual mode Bluetooth reader works with ALL Bluetooth Classic or Bluetooth LE devices including flip phones (aka feature phones),...Canon-Axis buy: Integrators respondhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-353-ga-co-906-ga-co-12286-ga-co-2283-ga.16592.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-353-ga-co-906-ga-co-12286-ga-co-2283-ga.16592.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 19 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 299px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Recent news of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/canon-europe-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Canon</a>&rsquo;s $2.83 billion cash bid for network <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/surveillance-cameras.html" class="blue_bold">surveillance</a> leader <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/axis-communications.html" class="blue_bold">Axis Communications</a> came as a surprise to some, but many could easily digest the move as more consolidation of the marketplace, especially the crowded video surveillance space. Systems...ISONAS partners with Milestone Systems to offers integrated video and access control solutionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6100-ga-co-1151-ga-co-9251-ga.16588.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6100-ga-co-1151-ga-co-9251-ga.16588.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 19 Feb 2015 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>ISONAS has waived its license fee as of January 1st for the ISONAS ACX license to integrate with Milestone ACM</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/isonas-security-systems-inc.html" class="blue_bold">ISONAS Inc</a>., a leading pure IP access control system manufacturer, has partnered with <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), to...ISCON's FocusScan and SecureScan to debut at RILA 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11052-ga.16586.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11052-ga.16586.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 19 Feb 2015 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 systems deliver high-resolution images that allow users to enhance safety and reduce loss</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/iscon-imaging.html" class="blue_bold">ISCON Imaging, Inc</a>., a manufacturer of patented infrared (IR) imaging screening systems, will introduce two new imaging solutions at the 2015 RILA Supply Chain Conference being held Feb. 23-25, 2015, in Orlando, Fla.</p> <p>ISCON&rsquo;s new solutions are purpose-built for use in loss prevention, security enhancement and asset...Idesco Corp. and FST Biometrics announce strategic partnershiphttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7994-ga-co-12634-ga.16585.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7994-ga-co-12634-ga.16585.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 19 Feb 2015 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>Idesco will now offer In Motion Identification technology that includes facial recognition and behavioural analytics</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/idesco.html" class="blue_bold">Idesco Corp.</a>, a leading New York-based security systems integrator, recently announced its strategic partnership with <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/fst-biometrics-corporation.html" class="blue_bold">FST Biometrics</a>, a leading provider of biometric access control...