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 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT Mayflex launches new electronic security product guidehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1121-ga.13837.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1121-ga.13837.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 24 Apr 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>The new guide is packed with solutions from Mayflex security vendors to suit a vast range of IP security applications<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/mayflex.html" class="blue_bold">Mayflex</a>, the distributor of Converged IP Solutions including cabling infrastructure, networking and electronic security solutions has launched its new security product guide. The guide features products from the key Mayflex security vendors. The...MOBOTIX secures Wm Morrison Supermarkets critical infrastructure siteshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1164-ga.13820.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1164-ga.13820.htmlApplications NewsWed, 23 Apr 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>Morrisons decided upon a strategy to upgrade each of these vital IT and comms rooms </strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/mobotix-ag.html" class="blue_bold">MOBOTIX AG</a>, a leading manufacturer of digital high-resolution, network-based video security systems has released details of a project at Wm Morrison Supermarkets that is helping to secure access and reduce management complexity across 40 critical sites supporting the retailers &ldquo;farm to fork&rdquo; business strategy.</p>...SitexOrbis welcomes Guy Other as its new Chief Executivehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10981-ga.13815.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10981-ga.13815.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 23 Apr 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"> <p><strong>Guy will take the reins of the business during an exciting time of growth</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Vacant property expert <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/sitexorbis-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">SitexOrbis </a>has appointed Guy Other as its new Chief Executive. Guy has more than 20 years&rsquo; success as a b2b services leader in a broad range of commercial sectors. Most recently he was Chief Operating Officer at Stalbridge Linen Services and a main Board Director at Johnsons Apparelmaster.</p> <p>Guy will take the reins of...INSIDE Secure’s director of product management to speak at the Linley Tech Mobile Conference 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8167-ga.13801.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8167-ga.13801.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 22 Apr 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"> <p><strong>Stevens from INSIDE Secure will describe the security attacks that are routinely launched against mobile platforms</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/inside-secure.html" class="blue_bold">INSIDE Secure</a>, a leader in embedded security solutions for mobile and connected devices, recently announces that Bart Stevens, director of product management at INSIDE Secure, will be a featured speaker at the Linley Tech Mobile Conference being held...Allegion CEO: Driving open protocols in security systems, investment and growthhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga-co-5188-ga-sb.13795.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga-co-5188-ga-sb.13795.htmlSecurity BeatTue, 22 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p><strong>Visiting with the youngest "old company" in the security market: </strong>One of the newest companies at this year&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/isc-west-2014.html" class="blue_bold">ISC West</a><span class="blue_bold"> </span>show is 130 years old. <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/allegion-plc.html" class="orangebold">Allegion</a> launched in December 2013 as a standalone, publicly-traded company following the spinoff of the commercial and residential security businesses from Ingersoll Rand. Making its high-profile debut at ISC West in Las Vegas, Allegion sponsored the kick-off ceremony and featured a big booth full of familiar brands like Schlage and Von Duprin. <strong></strong></p> <p>I caught up with Dave Petratis, chairman, president and CEO of Allegion, for a quick interview at the company&rsquo;s booth. Some in the security market may remember Petratis as chief operating officer and...Allegion to exhibit its CISA eSIGNO access control portfolio at Hotelympia 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga.13797.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga.13797.htmlEvents NewsThu, 17 Apr 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>Allegion will be exhibiting products from its CISA brand in the &lsquo;Technology&rsquo; product section of Hotelympia</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Leading global provider of security and safety solutions, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/allegion-plc.html" class="blue_bold">Allegion</a>, is set to attend <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/hotelympia-2014.html" class="blue_bold">Hotelympia</a>, the UK&rsquo;s largest...Mul-T-Lock to showcase its latest innovations in digital security at IFSEC 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9787-ga-co-6308-ga-co-8096-ga.13796.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9787-ga-co-6308-ga-co-8096-ga.13796.htmlEvents NewsThu, 17 Apr 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>Mul-T-Lock UK representatives will present an interactive demonstration of how WatchLock and SMARTair access control systems work</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/assa-abloy-emea.html" class="blue_bold">ASSA ABLOY</a>, the largest global supplier of intelligent lock and security solutions, responsible for one in every 10 lock and security installations worldwide, is focusing on innovation on Stand D1700 in Hall S17 at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/ifsec-2014.html"...INSIDE Secure VP to speak at the Ethernet Technology Summit 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8167-ga.13793.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8167-ga.13793.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 17 Apr 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>Steve Singer will present "High Throughput, Low Latency Ethernet Security with MACsec"</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/inside-secure.html" class="blue_bold">INSIDE Secure</a>, a leader in embedded security solutions for mobile and connected devices, recently announces that Steve Singer, VP of worldwide field applications engineering at INSIDE Secure, will be a featured speaker at the Ethernet Technology Summit being held April 29 &ndash; May 1 in Santa Clara, USA. Singer...HID Global receives AIM Award and RFID Journal Live recognition for innovative use of RFID tagshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.13776.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.13776.htmlEvents NewsWed, 16 Apr 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>HID Global&rsquo;s Bodega Norton Winery case study wins award for innovative use of radio frequency identification technology</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, announced recently it has been awarded Most Innovative Use of RFID Technology in the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/aim-2014.html" class="blue_bold">AIM 2014</a> RFID Case Study competition for its...Traka integrates its systems with G4S Symmetry access control softwarehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8519-ga-co-1708-ga-npr.13774.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8519-ga-co-1708-ga-npr.13774.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 15 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Traka, the key management specialist, can now integrate its systems with the G4S access control software, Symmetry.</p> <p>The integration allows the functionality of the Traka32 software to be managed through Symmetry. The G4S access control technology can now include key management along with its existing identity management, alarm management, video management and command and control functionality.</p> <p>Symmetry can be scaled up or down depending on the size of the business. Used by 30,000 organisations in 90 countries, Symmetry is Open security software that meets all typical IP networking and integration requirements.</p> <p>Traka32&rsquo;s curfew functionality ensures keys are checked out or returned in specific, defined time increments and fault logging can show a problem that occurred during an asset&rsquo;s use and ensures that faulty items are automatically locked-in until fixed. Through Symmetry it can also create a closed-loop system, which means that if a key,...Viscount Systems to deploy its Freedom access control solutions at the U.S. Federal Government agency facilitieshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3077-ga.13765.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3077-ga.13765.htmlApplications NewsTue, 15 Apr 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 will deploy its VeriCert software at U.S. Federal Government agency facilities</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-edge supplier of security systems and software, announced that it has been awarded contracts to deploy its Freedom access control technology, as well as its VeriCert certification software, at the U.S. Federal Government agency facilities in Louisiana and California, totalling more than $50,000 in...Essentra’s new UK Director of Sales speaks about "Everything ID"http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11614-ga-co-2395-ga-co-823-ga.13760.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11614-ga-co-2395-ga-co-823-ga.13760.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 15 Apr 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"> <p><strong>Richard Moore answers questions as to how Essentra Security intends to maintain its market leading position</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> Richard Moore was appointed UK Director of Sales for <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/essentra-security.html" class="blue_bold">Essentra Security </a>in January 2014. Richard is no stranger to Essentra plc&rsquo;s philosophy of always looking to exceed customers&rsquo; expectations, having held the position of General Manager within the Group&rsquo;s...Preferred Technologies accepts distributorships around the world to sell its Cartell productshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6876-ga.13758.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6876-ga.13758.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 15 Apr 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>Cartell offers products for security, home automation, electrical, construction and gate/access control industries</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/preferred-technologies-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Preferred Technologies Group</a>, a U.S.-based company and manufacturer of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/cartell-vehicle-detection-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Cartell</a> driveway alarms and gate openers, is now...TDSi joins CSARN, the UK’s largest resilience and business security membership networkhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1645-ga.13742.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1645-ga.13742.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 11 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 6px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The CSARN network also offers business intelligence, educational networking events, training and specialist project management</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Integrated security solutions manufacturer <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/tdsi.html" class="blue_bold">TDSi</a> has joined as the latest Member Partner of CSARN, the UK&rsquo;s largest resilience and business security membership network.</p> <p>CSARN is an award winning business security and staff safety advisory service,...BSIA announces regional winners of 2014 Annual Security Personnel Awardshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-7840-ga-co-11917-ga-co-7838-ga-co-7839-ga-co-7914-ga-co-2162-ga-co-1252-ga-co-11508-ga-co-7962-ga-co-8886-ga-co-4109-ga-co-11918-ga.13733.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-7840-ga-co-11917-ga-co-7838-ga-co-7839-ga-co-7914-ga-co-2162-ga-co-1252-ga-co-11508-ga-co-7962-ga-co-8886-ga-co-4109-ga-co-11918-ga.13733.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 11 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 5px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The awards serve to recognise the hard work of high calibre professionals working within the security industry<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/british-security-industry-association-bsia.html" class="blue_bold">British Security Industry Association (BSIA)</a> is proud to announce the regional winners of this year&rsquo;s Annual Security Personnel Awards.</p> <p>The awards are now in their sixteenth year, and serve to recognise the hard work of...HES showcases its KS100 server cabinet lock at ISC West 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9787-ga-co-3194-ga.13695.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9787-ga-co-3194-ga.13695.htmlEvents NewsFri, 11 Apr 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>The KS100, with Aperio technology, extends access control to individual server cabinet doors</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/hes-inc-an-assa-abloy-group-company.html" class="blue_bold">HES</a>, an <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/assa-abloy-emea.html" class="blue_bold">ASSA ABLOY</a> Group company, is showing its KS100 Server Cabinet Lock at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/isc-west-2014.html"...VMS best practices for IP video surveillance in educationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2784-ga.13502.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2784-ga.13502.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 11 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 228px; height: 277px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><em>Security is a top priority in schools throughout the United States. The capabilities of IP video surveillance systems, in conjunction with Video Management Software (VMS) systems, make them one of the most popular and effective security tools available. In this article, Gadi Piran, President, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/on-net-surveillance-systems-inc.html" class="blue_bold">OnSSI</a> defines scope and structure of IP video and its advantages in improving school security in a number of ways including: superior image quality, ease of manipulation, integration capabilities, simple accessibility and a wide scalability range. He adds that IP video systems...ISC West Review: Recurring Themes and Surpriseshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga-co-3126-ga-co-2293-ga-co-2752-ga-co-823-ga-co-5709-ga-co-5188-ga-co-2784-ga-co-1277-ga-co-1437-ga-co-9381-ga-sb.13721.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3107-ga-co-3126-ga-co-2293-ga-co-2752-ga-co-823-ga-co-5709-ga-co-5188-ga-co-2784-ga-co-1277-ga-co-1437-ga-co-9381-ga-sb.13721.htmlSecurity BeatThu, 10 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p><em><strong>After days of back-to-back meetings at ISC West, you start hearing some repetitive themes, but then something will surprise you. That happened to me at the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/network-video-technologies.html" class="blue_bold">NVT</a> booth when I saw a display showing transmission of power and IP video signals over barbed wire (rather than the more familiar Cat-5 or coax cabling). Wondering about possible applications at correctional facilities (or cow pastures), I was assured the display was intended to make the point that NVT products can transmit video and power over any type of cabling &ndash; coax, UTP, or 2-wire or shielded twisted pair.</strong></em></p> <p>Foot traffic slowed down some on the final day of ISC West, but there was still plenty to see. Here are some of the themes I kept hearing:</p> <p><strong>Camera prices are coming down. </strong>One example is the availability of lower-priced thermal cameras, a trend...ASSA ABLOY launches new discussion paper to highlight key cost savings with wireless battery powered access controlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9787-ga.13720.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9787-ga.13720.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 10 Apr 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>ASSA ABLOY has compiled research to illustrate benefits of wireless versus magnetic locks</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/assa-abloy-emea.html" class="blue_bold">ASSA ABLOY</a> Access Control has launched a new discussion paper illustrating the key cost savings with wireless battery powered access control.</p> <p>ASSA ABLOY Access Control, responsible for industry leading innovations such as <a...Videx Security's new PABX 275 interface brings new level of functionality to its door entry intercom panelhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1774-ga-npr.13719.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1774-ga-npr.13719.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 10 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Videx Security's new PABX 275 interface brings a new level of functionality to a Videx door entry intercom panel. It allows the intercom to be connected to an existing PABX analogue telephone switchboard. By integrating with the phone system, those using the intercom to request access can be answered on existing telephones throughout the building. This is a very useful and flexible feature for premises such as commercial offices, doctor&rsquo;s surgeries, nurseries, small schools and libraries.</p> <p>Most PABX telephone systems have the ability to transfer calls to another phone, to transfer calls to different departments or even to call groups of phones together. Calls from the Videx door entry intercom can be placed on hold and transferred to another extension to be dealt with - just like any normal incoming telephone call.</p> <p>The PABX 275 interface allows more than one person to handle intercom calls and in a commercial property this could conveniently include a...