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 2016 Fri, 29 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT Fri, 29 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT Security Essen 2016: Security Innovation Award candidates nominatedhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/security-essen-2016-security-innovation-award-candidates-nominated-co-1137-ga.21074.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/security-essen-2016-security-innovation-award-candidates-nominated-co-1137-ga.21074.htmlEvents NewsFri, 29 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 220px; float: left;" cellspacing="8"> <tbody> <tr style="height: 223.5px;"> <td style="height: 223.5px;"></td> </tr> <tr style="height: 15px;"> <td style="height: 15px; text-align: center;"><span class="smalltxt"><strong>15 companies are in the final round for the Security Innovation Award 2016</strong></span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>There are still around two months until the 22nd edition of the world&rsquo;s premier fair for security and fire prevention. However, the finalists for the Security Innovation Award have already been nominated. Out of 84 applications, the expert jury chose 15 companies to advance into the next round. Now, they are entering the decisive phase of...Shooting incidents highlight importance of hospital securityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/shooting-incidents-hospital-security-co-177-ga-co-8499-ga.21071.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/shooting-incidents-hospital-security-co-177-ga-co-8499-ga.21071.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 29 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 100%; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" cellspacing="8"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><span class="smalltxt"><strong>There is an elevated need for security when the victims of a massacre &mdash; such as the Orlando massacre &mdash; arrive at the hospital</strong></span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Hospital security always counts. Patients may arrive from a crime scene and someone has to make sure they weren&rsquo;t followed by trouble. Doctors, nurses and other medical personnel may come under blame for the death of a loved one and need protection. </strong></p> <p><span class="blue_bold">Heightened security needs</span></p> <p>Think for a minute,...Healthcare security systems: Funding remains biggest obstacle to installationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/healthcare-security-funding-obstacles-installation-co-130-ga-co-3107-ga-co-3093-ga-co-2813-ga-co-8421-ga.21067.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/healthcare-security-funding-obstacles-installation-co-130-ga-co-3107-ga-co-3093-ga-co-2813-ga-co-8421-ga.21067.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 28 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 100%; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" cellspacing="8"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"> <h2 style="text-align: center;">Part 5 of our Security in Healthcare series</h2> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><span class="smalltxt"><strong>It&rsquo;s difficult for hospital security directors to provide a quantified ROI in an updated security system</strong></span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Several forces are working in favour of greater adoption of hospital security and video surveillance technologies in the healthcare market....Oncam and Pivot3 partner on video surveillance technology in education webinarhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/oncam-pivot3-video-surveillance-education-webinar-co-9294-ga-co-2803-ga.21064.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/oncam-pivot3-video-surveillance-education-webinar-co-9294-ga-co-2803-ga.21064.htmlEvents NewsThu, 28 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="float: left; height: 61px;" width="30" cellspacing="8" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width: 10.8px;"></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 10.8px; text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">The free webinar will discuss security threats faced by today&rsquo;s educational institutions&nbsp;<br /></span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Oncam, the provider of 360-degree video capture and business intelligence technology, is partnering with Pivot3, a developer of hyperconverged infrastructure solutions, to present...User experience: How well does physical security measure up?http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/user-experience-physical-security-measure-sb.21062.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/user-experience-physical-security-measure-sb.21062.htmlSecurity BeatWed, 27 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT<p><strong>I&rsquo;ve been hearing a lot of talk lately about the &ldquo;user experience&rdquo; or UX. </strong></p> <p><strong>UX is a techy term that refers broadly to how a customer uses a product, including both how the product operates and hundreds of other factors that can enhance &ndash; or conversely, can detract from &ndash; how a customer perceives and experiences a product. </strong></p> <p>In SourceSecurity.com&rsquo;s world of digital publishing, an optimum user experience is the Holy Grail. How a user experiences digital media, how smoothly, how intuitively, is critical to success. Companies like Apple have elevated and expanded the concept of UX to include both how a product works and what it looks like, how it feels, even the packaging and the store where it is bought.</p> <p>But I wonder how well we in the physical security market are embracing the idea of UX.</p> <p><span class="blue_bold">Physical security and user experience</span></p> <p>When it comes to...ASIS to host Inaugural Security Week in conjunction with ASIS 2016http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/asis-host-inaugural-security-week-conjunction-asis-2016-co-177-ga-co-7678-ga-co-12770-ga-co-4562-ga.21060.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/asis-host-inaugural-security-week-conjunction-asis-2016-co-177-ga-co-7678-ga-co-12770-ga-co-4562-ga.21060.htmlEvents NewsThu, 28 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="float: left; height: 56px;" width="36" cellspacing="8" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr style="height: 223px;"> <td style="width: 16.8px; height: 223px;"></td> </tr> <tr style="height: 15px;"> <td style="width: 16.8px; height: 15px; text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">The ASIS event will bring together local businesses, schools, hospitals &amp; community leaders to discuss security preparedness</span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>ASIS International (ASIS), the world&rsquo;s largest association for security management professionals, announced the launch of Security Week, a series of community preparedness and educational events that will be held in conjunction with the organisation&rsquo;s 62nd...Genetec Inc. announces new version of unified IP security platform, Security Centerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/genetec-announces-version-unified-ip-security-security-center-co-2566-ga-co-6621-ga-co-9380-ga-npr.21058.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/genetec-announces-version-unified-ip-security-security-center-co-2566-ga-co-6621-ga-co-9380-ga-npr.21058.htmlProduct NewsWed, 27 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 100%; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" cellspacing="8"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><span class="smalltxt"><strong>Security Center version 5.5 gives administrators greater control and protection of their security infrastructure</strong></span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Genetec, a provider of open-architecture, unified IP security solutions has announced version 5.5 of <a class="orangebold" href="/technical-details/cctv/software.1/software/genetec-security-center.html" target="_blank">Security Center</a>, the company&rsquo;s open architecture, unified IP security platform that combines access control, video surveillance, ALPR, and communications. Security...Boon Edam Entrance solutions available as BIM fileshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/boon-edam-entrance-solutions-bim-files-co-286-ga.21055.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/boon-edam-entrance-solutions-bim-files-co-286-ga.21055.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 26 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="float: left; height: 61px;" width="33" cellspacing="8" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr style="height: 223px;"> <td style="width: 13.8px; height: 223px;"></td> </tr> <tr style="height: 15.4px;"> <td style="width: 13.8px; height: 15.4px; text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">Boon Edam's extensive range of architectural revolving doors, security revolving doors and turnstiles now on largest public BIM library in America</span></strong> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Boon Edam Inc., a provider of security entrances and architectural revolving doors, announces that its entrance solutions are now available to architects, designers and contractors as Building Information Modeling (BIM) files on...Arteco announces integration with BlueWave Securityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/arteco-announces-integration-bluewave-security-co-3093-ga-co-2625-ga.21053.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/arteco-announces-integration-bluewave-security-co-3093-ga-co-2625-ga.21053.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 27 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="float: left; height: 97px;" width="30" cellspacing="8" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width: 10.8px;"></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 10.8px; text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">Arteco&rsquo;s event-driven intelligence platform is now integrated with BlueWave&rsquo;s full host of scalable IP access control systems</span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Arteco, a global provider of event-driven intelligent video management solutions, announces its integration of BlueWave Security access control solutions. BlueWave leveraged Arteco&rsquo;s Open Connector, an integration platform that make the interoperability between systems and devices and provides...ZKAccess hosts world renowned biometrics expert Dr. Anil Jainhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/zkaccess-hosts-world-renowned-biometrics-expert-dr-anil-jain-co-12725-ga-co-10741-ga.21052.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/zkaccess-hosts-world-renowned-biometrics-expert-dr-anil-jain-co-12725-ga-co-10741-ga.21052.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 26 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="float: left; height: 61px;" width="33" cellspacing="8" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width: 13.8px;"></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 13.8px; text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">Dr. Anil Jain received a host of awards for contributions to pattern recognition and biometrics</span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>ZKAccess, a division of ZKTeco and leading provider of biometric and RFID security solutions, was pleased to host Dr. Anil Jain at its headquarters in Shenzhen, China on June 15, 2016. Dr. Jain is one of the leading pioneers and scientists in the field of biometrics and also serves as a Distinguished Professor in the Department of Computer Science &amp; Engineering at Michigan State University.</p> <p><strong>Biometric and pattern recognition...Crucial security topics discussed in SCTX 2016 Londonhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/crucial-security-topics-discussed-sctx-2016-co-4970-ga-co-14143-ga.21051.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/crucial-security-topics-discussed-sctx-2016-co-4970-ga-co-14143-ga.21051.htmlEvents NewsTue, 26 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="float: left; height: 59px;" width="42" cellspacing="8" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width: 22.8px;"></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 22.8px; text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">Security &amp; Counter Terror Expo 2016 discussed ISIS and future terrorist threats</span> </strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Following an increase in terrorist activity across the globe, a record number of security industry professionals gathered in London for Security &amp; Counter Terror Expo (SCTX) 2016, to discuss how to tackle extremism and prevent future attacks.</p> <p>9,517 security professionals from 109 countries travelled to London in April for the latest installment of...Expoprotection 2016 risk prevention and management anticipates the changes of tomorrowhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/expoprotection-2016-risk-prevention-management-anticipates-the-changes-of-tomorrow-co-11619-ga-co-9380-ga-co-2434-ga-co-227-ga-co-286-ga-co-289-ga-co-353-ga-co-5769-ga-co-449-ga-co-4155-ga-co-823-ga-co-1164-ga-co-1286-ga-co-3480-ga-co-3289-ga-co-11626-ga-co-8421-ga-co-268-ga.21048.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/expoprotection-2016-risk-prevention-management-anticipates-the-changes-of-tomorrow-co-11619-ga-co-9380-ga-co-2434-ga-co-227-ga-co-286-ga-co-289-ga-co-353-ga-co-5769-ga-co-449-ga-co-4155-ga-co-823-ga-co-1164-ga-co-1286-ga-co-3480-ga-co-3289-ga-co-11626-ga-co-8421-ga-co-268-ga.21048.htmlEvents NewsTue, 26 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="float: left; height: 60px;" width="34" cellspacing="8" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width: 14.8px;"></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 14.8px; text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">Expoprotection brings participants the keys to understanding and anticipating the major changes of tomorrow</span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Expoprotection, the trade show for risk prevention and risk management, will take place 7-9 November 2016 in Paris &ndash; Porte de Versailles &ndash; Pavilion 1.</p> <p>Held every two years, the event brings together the top experts and the most innovative solutions from two complementary sectors &ndash; Occupational, Natural &amp; Industrial Risks and Security &amp; Fire fighting...Harper Chalice SecureBus fully integrated to Cortech Developments Datalog 5http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/harper-chalice-securebus-cortech-datalog-5-integration-co-3960-ga-co-805-ga-npr.21046.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/harper-chalice-securebus-cortech-datalog-5-integration-co-3960-ga-co-805-ga-npr.21046.htmlProduct NewsTue, 26 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 100%; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" cellspacing="8" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="width: 100%; text-align: center;"></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 100%; text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">Datalog integration with Harper Chalice&rsquo;s network system, SecureBus, allows for the physical detection of PulseSecure&trade;, FenceSecure&trade; and TriSecure&trade;</span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Harper Chalice Group has announced that Harper Chalice&rsquo;s suite of perimeter protection systems&nbsp;now offers full integration to&nbsp;Cortech Developments&nbsp;latest major software version, Datalog...IHS Markit research: How Brexit affects the security industryhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/ihs-markit-research-brexit-affects-security-co-14183-ga-co-308-ga.21044.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/ihs-markit-research-brexit-affects-security-co-14183-ga-co-308-ga.21044.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 25 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 220px; float: left;" cellspacing="8"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><span class="smalltxt"><strong>Since the Brexit vote, some warning signs for the security market have begun to appear</strong></span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Should the United Kingdom follow through with its plans to leave the European Union (EU), there could be a number of consequences that filter through to security industry stakeholders.</p> <p><strong>Short term outlook</strong></p> <p>In theory, the short-term the market outlook for 2016 and 2017 should be relatively unaffected, the UK has yet to activate Article 50, which instigates the formal procedure to leave the EU. Only the UK Prime Minister can invoke...Significant security industry contributions recognised by BSIA Chairman’s Awardshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/significant-security-industry-contributions-recognised-bsia-co-306-ga-co-13086-ga-co-1726-ga.21042.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/significant-security-industry-contributions-recognised-bsia-co-306-ga-co-13086-ga-co-1726-ga.21042.htmlEvents NewsMon, 25 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 220px; float: left;" cellspacing="8"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><span class="smalltxt"><strong>The BSIA Chairman's Awards awards recognise the significant or lifelong contributions to the security industry</strong></span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Five individuals and teams have been presented with prestigious British Security Industry Association Chairman&rsquo;s Awards to celebrate the significant contributions they have made to the ongoing success of the UK&rsquo;s private security industry.<br /><br />Personally selected by the BSIA&rsquo;s Chairman, Dirk Wilson, Managing Director at Sector Security Services, the awards serve to recognise the significant or lifelong contributions in...Intellicheck Mobilisa awarded contract for securing access control at a federal installationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/intellicheck-mobilisa-awarded-contract-securing-access-control-federal-installation-co-10844-ga.21028.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/intellicheck-mobilisa-awarded-contract-securing-access-control-federal-installation-co-10844-ga.21028.htmlApplications NewsMon, 25 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="float: left; height: 58px;" width="31" cellspacing="8" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr style="height: 223px;"> <td style="width: 11.8px; height: 223px;"></td> </tr> <tr style="height: 15px;"> <td style="width: 11.8px; height: 15px; text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">Intellicheck Mobilisa was awarded a contract for expanded deployment of Defense ID</span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Intellicheck Mobilisa, a provider of threat identification and identity authentication, verification and validation technology solutions, announced...Securexpo East Africa 2016 for commercial and homeland security market expected to double in sizehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/securexpo-east-africa-2016-expected-to-double-in-size-co-3425-ga-co-13505-ga.21038.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/securexpo-east-africa-2016-expected-to-double-in-size-co-3425-ga-co-13505-ga.21038.htmlEvents NewsFri, 22 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="float: left; height: 58px;" width="30" cellspacing="8" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr style="height: 223px;"> <td style="width: 10.8px; height: 223px;"></td> </tr> <tr style="height: 15px;"> <td style="width: 10.8px; height: 15px; text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">The exhibition in November is expected to attract 70 local and international exhibitors and 2,500 trade visitors</span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Securexpo East Africa, Kenya&rsquo;s primary exhibition for the commercial and homeland security market, it set to grow significantly. The exhibition and conference will take place from the 8-10 November at the Visa Oshwal Centre and has already substantially increased in size compared to the previous...TDSi Managing Director John Davies receives BSIA‘s 2016 Chairman's Awardhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/tdsi-managing-director-john-davies-receives-bsia-2016-chairman-award-co-306-ga-co-1645-ga.21033.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/tdsi-managing-director-john-davies-receives-bsia-2016-chairman-award-co-306-ga-co-1645-ga.21033.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 22 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="float: left; height: 52px; width: 31.8px;" cellspacing="8" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr style="height: 223px;"> <td style="width: 11.8px; height: 223px;"></td> </tr> <tr style="height: 47.25px;"> <td style="width: 11.8px; text-align: center; height: 47.25px;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">The award recognises John Davies contribution to promoting UK export initiatives within the security sector</span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>John Davies, Managing Director of integrated security manufacturer TDSi, has been awarded the 2016 Chairman's Award for Contribution to Exporting during the BSIA&rsquo;s Annual Luncheon, which was held at the London Hilton, Park Lane. The award recognises his contribution to promoting UK export initiatives within the security sector, as...ievo provides biometric access control readers to Shetland construction sitehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/finished-ievo-biometric-access-control-shetland-construction-site-co-8405-ga-co-1283-ga.21032.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/finished-ievo-biometric-access-control-shetland-construction-site-co-8405-ga-co-1283-ga.21032.htmlApplications NewsFri, 22 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 220px; float: left;" cellspacing="8"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><span class="smalltxt"><strong>The solution combined biometric fingerprint readers from ievo Ltd with a Paxton Net2 access control system</strong></span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Shetland Facilities Management (SFM) Security have provided Morrison Construction Ltd with a robust access control system utilising the very latest state-of-the-art fingerprint biometric recognition devices for their New Anderson High School and Halls of Residence development at Lerwick in the Shetland Islands.</p> <p><strong>Construction site challenge</strong></p>...FST Biometrics surpasses 1.5 million monthly user identificationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/fst-biometrics-user-registration-figures-co-7994-ga.21026.html?utm_source=All news&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=RSS Feedshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/fst-biometrics-user-registration-figures-co-7994-ga.21026.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 22 Jul 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 220px; float: left;" cellspacing="8"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><span class="smalltxt"><strong>More than 1.5 million successful identifications are taking place each month with&nbsp; FST's IMID access system</strong></span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>FST Biometrics,a provider of biometric identification solutions, has announced&nbsp;that more than 1.5 million successful identifications are taking place each month around the world with its IMID access system.</p> <p>In addition, the company announced that it has increased its customer base by 30% in the past 12 months from the financial, corporate, health and real estate markets.</p> <p><strong>Customer feedback</strong></p> <p>&ldquo;<em>The...