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 Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT Nedap Identification Systems appoints Wouter Vansteenkiste as Senior Channel Development Managerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10238-ga.15509.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10238-ga.15509.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 21 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>Wouter Vansteenkiste will strengthen the team that manages Nedap&rsquo;s worldwide partner channel</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Nedap has appointed Wouter Vansteenkiste as Senior Channel Development Manager of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/nedap-identification-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Nedap Identification Systems</a>, leading specialist in systems for automatic identification of vehicles and people and wireless detection of vehicles in parking...**BREAKING NEWS** Vanderbilt to acquire Siemens' Security Product Businesshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/15506.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/15506.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 21 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong></strong><strong></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/vanderbilt-industries.html" class="blue_bold">Vanderbilt Industries</a>, a global leader providing state-of-the-art security systems, announced today it has entered into an agreement to acquire <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/security-products-from-siemens.html" class="blue_bold">Siemens&rsquo; Security Products</a> business, part of the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/siemens-building-technologies.html" class="blue_bold">Siemens&rsquo; Building Technologies</a> Division. The business will be...Sargent and Greenleaf appoints Brian Leary as Chief Operating Officerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11102-ga-co-2283-ga.15496.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11102-ga-co-2283-ga.15496.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 20 Oct 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> Leary will provide strategic leadership and day-to-day operational management for Sargent and Greenleaf</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/sargent-and-greenleaf.html" class="blue_bold">Sargent and Greenleaf, Inc.</a> (S&amp;G), a subsidiary of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/stanley-security-solutions.html" class="blue_bold"><span class="blue_bold">STANLEY</span> Security</a> and a leading manufacturer of high security locks and locking systems for safes, vaults...Matrix to showcase security solutions at IFSEC India 2014 in New Delhihttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10086-ga-co-8096-ga.15483.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10086-ga-co-8096-ga.15483.htmlEvents NewsMon, 20 Oct 2014 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"> <p><strong>Matrix will showcase its recently introduced access control panel and readers</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/matrix-comsec.html" class="blue_bold">Matrix</a>, a leading manufacturer of enterprise grade Security and Telecom solutions is participating in <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/ifsec-india-2014.html" class="blue_bold">IFSEC India</a>. Matrix will showcase its complete portfolio of security products encompassing range of Access Control, Time-Attendance...Assa Abloy Aperio wireless locking technology secures Manchester Libraryhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-2566-ga-co-12310-ga.15482.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-2566-ga-co-12310-ga.15482.htmlApplications NewsMon, 20 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 facility required high performance security and access control to help improve day-to-day operations</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Manchester Central Library has been supplied with innovative <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/products-search-results/electronic-locking-devices/make.mk-1325-ga.html" class="blue_bold">Aperio&reg;</a> wireless locking technology from <a...Key trends driving access control growthhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2298-ga.13440.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2298-ga.13440.htmlExpert CommentaryTue, 21 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 161px; height: 278px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Access control growth is driven by several factors</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><em>Access Control is the second-fastest growing area in the security market. A major shift from PC-based clients systems to solid state, embedded operating systems, browser-based user interfaces, remote services, and changes in compliance legislation are just a few factors driving access control adoption both across the residential and commercial markets. John LaFond, VP of Integrated Systems at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/linear-llc.html" class="blue_bold">Linear LLC</a>, explains these...Galaxy Control Systems appoints David Terrill as Global Application Engineer for Western U.Shttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2813-ga.15460.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2813-ga.15460.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 17 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>As Global Application Engineer, Terrill will lead dealer training and technical support programs&nbsp;for the Western U.S territory</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/galaxy-control-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Galaxy Control Systems</a>, a leading provider of integrated access control, video and security solutions, has hired David Terrill as a Global Application Engineer for the Western U.S territory. Terrill has worked in the security and life safety industry for more than...Hospital security departments bracing for Ebola impacthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5188-ga-co-12335-ga-sb.15451.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5188-ga-co-12335-ga-sb.15451.htmlSecurity BeatThu, 16 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Spread of the Ebola virus beyond Western Africa has heightened concerns among healthcare professionals and the general public. In practical terms, healthcare facilities &ndash; including their security departments &ndash; are preparing to deal with whatever happens next as concerns about the disease continue. Even areas that are not a &ldquo;hot zone&rdquo; for Ebola virus exposure may face additional challenges, given uncertainty about the spread of the disease and a possible influx into hospitals of &ldquo;worried well&rdquo; patients who seek treatment but may not have actually been exposed.</p> <p>Fortunately, hospitals and their security departments are generally well equipped to respond to most emergency situations, says John M. White, president/CEO of Protection Management, a consultant who works with hospitals to address their security needs. However, hospitals are currently re-examining their plans to ensure they are prepared to meet the challenges specific to...An ASIS exhibitor notices how trade show attendees are changinghttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-286-ga-co-177-ga-sb.15450.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-286-ga-co-177-ga-sb.15450.htmlSecurity BeatThu, 16 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Are attendees at the ASIS trade show becoming more business-savvy? Have they mastered the technology basics and moved on to more complex issues of how various products can be used to help their businesses?</p> <p>One exhibitor at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/asis-international-2014.html" class="blue_bold">ASIS 2014</a> in Atlanta says they have, and the change is impacting how the company displays its products. &ldquo;<em>Boon Edam has been exhibiting at ASIS for 15 years, and we have observed a new trend in how our customers approach us today versus just a few years ago,&rdquo;</em> says Mark Borto, president and CEO, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/boon-edam.html" class="blue_bold">Boon Edam</a>, which supplies a range of entrance technologies including turnstiles, revolving doors and portals. <em>&ldquo;In the past, most customers would see a security revolving door and ask, &lsquo;How does this thing...ABUS Group recalls successful participation at Security Essen 2014 in Germanyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5108-ga-co-1137-ga.15446.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5108-ga-co-1137-ga.15446.htmlEvents NewsThu, 16 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 10px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The four ABUS group companies presented their new packaging concept as well as sales support solutions</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Around 40,000 visitors from over 110 countries flocked to the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/messe-essen-gmbh-security.html" class="blue_bold">Messe Essen</a> conference centre in the last week of September 2014. When they arrived, the many attendees were welcomed with the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/abus-security-center-corp.html" class="blue_bold">ABUS Group</a>'s conference motto: <em>"Welcome to a world of...Secutech Vietnam draws positive response from exhibitorshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-4261-ga-co-9756-ga-co-3425-ga-co-2173-ga-co-5478-ga-co-1277-ga-co-11238-ga.15445.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-4261-ga-co-9756-ga-co-3425-ga-co-2173-ga-co-5478-ga-co-1277-ga-co-11238-ga.15445.htmlEvents NewsThu, 16 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 three-day show in Ho Chi Minh City&nbsp;featured advanced security products, solutions and services </strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The seventh edition of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/secutech-vietnam-2014.html" class="blue_bold">Secutech Vietnam</a> gathered 4,252 visitors when it was held from 20 &ndash; 22 August 2014 at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC) in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Organised by <a...Nedap responds to challenging security requirements through use of software componentshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4108-ga-co-9787-ga-co-227-ga-co-1137-ga.15439.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4108-ga-co-9787-ga-co-227-ga-co-1137-ga.15439.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 16 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>Nedap has demonstrated how security systems can be directly adjusted to meet new requirements</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/nedap-security-management.html" class="blue_bold">Nedap</a> responds to new challenges in the field of security with the use of software components in security systems. These challenges arise from changing laws and regulations...Access Control division of ASSA ABLOY UK partners with Schneider Electrichttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-3188-ga.15436.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-3188-ga.15436.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 15 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>The latest Aperio&reg; products&nbsp;have</strong><br /><strong>been integrated into the Schneider</strong><br /><strong>Electric access control product line</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p align="center" style="text-align: left;">Global specialist in energy, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/schneider-electric-limited.html" class="blue_bold">Schneider Electric</a> has partnered with <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/assa-abloy.html" class="blue_bold">Access Control, a division of ASSA ABLOY UK</a>, to enhance its Continuum building management system.</p> <p style="text-align: left;">Access Control&rsquo;s...HID Global named silver partner in Samsung Enterprise Alliance Programhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga-co-9381-ga.15418.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga-co-9381-ga.15418.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 14 Oct 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>The partnership brings HID Mobile Access and Trusted Tag Services into the SEAP network</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>&reg;, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, recently announced that it has been named a silver partner in the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/samsung-techwin-america.html" class="blue_bold">Samsung</a>&reg; Enterprise...What's next for Vicon? We asked the new CEOhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-2060-ga-co-1756-ga.15415.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-2060-ga-co-1756-ga.15415.htmlSecurity BeatTue, 14 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>The merger of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/vicon-industries.html" class="blue_bold">Vicon </a>and <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/iqinvision.html" class="blue_bold">IQinVision </a>has been one of the more interesting business developments in the security and video surveillance markets in 2014. Wondering how the merger is working out, I spoke with Eric Fullerton, CEO, Vicon Industries Inc., at the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/asis-international-2014.html" class="blue_bold">ASIS 2014</a> show in Atlanta. Here are some of his comments:</p> <p><strong>SS.com: What drew you to Vicon; what opportunity do you see here?</strong></p> <p><strong>Fullerton: </strong>The merger of Vicon and IQinVision was announced at the end of Q1, and I thought: What is that? My first reaction was that it&rsquo;s a losing proposition - putting a struggling camera company and a struggling solutions...Alpro stainless steel pull door handles installed at ibis hotel in central Manchesterhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7509-ga.15407.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7509-ga.15407.htmlApplications NewsTue, 14 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>Alpro Functional 97 pull handles feature an offset bracket that allows staff keyed access to the premises</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>An ibis hotel and associated retail units in central Manchester are using satin stainless steel finish pull door handles from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/alpro-architectural-hardware.html" class="blue_bold">Alpro</a>.</p> <p>The units are Alpro&rsquo;s Functional 97 pull handles which are particularly applicable to hotel and leisure applications since their wide...STANLEY Security announces TOGETHER FOR SAFER SCHOOLS Grant Program for higher education markethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-2283-ga.15399.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-2283-ga.15399.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 13 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 49px; height: 267px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>STANLEY Security's Grant Program will provide the opportunity to enhance safety and security across the country</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/stanley-security-solutions.html" class="blue_bold">STANLEY Security</a>, a leading global manufacturer and integrator of comprehensive security solutions for a wide range of industries, announces this year&rsquo;s TOGETHER FOR SAFER SCHOOLS Grant Program, now open to the higher...BSIA hosts CoESS General Assembly 25th anniversary celebrationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga.15394.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga.15394.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 13 Oct 2014 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"> <p><strong>The assembly saw debates on pan-European issues, regulatory provisions and best practice</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>More than a hundred security experts from across Europe gathered in London to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the CoESS General Assembly, hosted by 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>.</p> <p>CoESS - the Confederation of European Security Services - is the Brussels-based European trade...TRI-ED announces promotion of Tiffany Tureno-Huber to Branch Managerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7927-ga.15389.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7927-ga.15389.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 10 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>Tiffany joined TRI-ED 14 years ago and has excelled in various customer service and sales capacities</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/tri-ed-distribution.html" class="blue_bold">TRI-ED </a>is&nbsp;pleased to announce the promotion of Tiffany Tureno-Huber to Branch Manager, Seattle. Tiffany joined TRI-ED 14 years ago and has excelled in various customer service and sales capacities. With the recent promotion of former Seattle Branch Manager Amanda Hoskins to Northwest Regional Manager, Tiffany was the perfect fit to step into...HID Global emerging mobile access solution helps Vodafone with employee accesshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.15386.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.15386.htmlApplications NewsFri, 10 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 Global&rsquo;s mobile access lets employees open doors with a simple wave of their smartphone</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Vodafone has entered an exclusive partnership with <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/hid-global.html" class="blue_bold">HID Global</a>&nbsp;to pilot the company&rsquo;s emerging mobile access solution, allowing employees to physically access the workplace, using just their smartphone.</p> <p>HID...