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 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT British Security Industry Association announces national winners for its 2014 Security Personnel Awardshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-11917-ga-co-7839-ga-co-7962-ga-co-11918-ga-co-8886-ga-co-4109-ga.14659.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-11917-ga-co-7839-ga-co-7962-ga-co-11918-ga-co-8886-ga-co-4109-ga.14659.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 24 Jul 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 awards provide a platform to showcase excellence and outstanding performances displayed by BSIA member companies&rsquo; employees</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The hard work and achievements of 15 outstanding security professionals have been recognised in the national round of this year&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/british-security-industry-association-bsia.html" class="blue_bold">British Security Industry Association</a> (BSIA) Security Personnel Awards, which were presented recently (16th July)...IPSA signs historic agreement with the Qatar International Centre for Safety and Securityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-930-ga.14652.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-930-ga.14652.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 24 Jul 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"><strong>The agreement provides for graduates from QICSS security related courses to be automatically enrolled as individual members with IPSA for 12 months</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>On 25th June 2014 the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/international-professional-security-association.html" class="blue_bold">International Professional Security Association (IPSA)</a> signed a historic agreement in Doha, Qatar with the Qatar International Centre for Safety and Security (QICSS). The agreement provides for...British Security Industry Association announces winners of Apprentice Installer Awardshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-408-ga-co-1007-ga-co-1350-ga-co-4109-ga.14651.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-408-ga-co-1007-ga-co-1350-ga-co-4109-ga.14651.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 24 Jul 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>All four winners were presented with their awards by Guest of Honour, The Rt. Hon. Baroness Smith of Basildon</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Four outstanding young apprentices from the UK&rsquo;s private security industry were recently presented with national awards in recognition of their academic and practical success in the field of electronic security installations.</p> <p>Awarded by the <a...Y3K experiences increase in visitor numbers at IFSEC 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8096-ga-co-1850-ga.14650.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8096-ga-co-1850-ga.14650.htmlEvents NewsThu, 24 Jul 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"><strong>Two new ranges ofXvision IP cameras were also launched: Xvision Pro HD and Xvision ELITE</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>After a busy three days, leading HD CCTV and specialist security distributor, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/y3k.html" class="blue_bold">Y3K</a>, has reported a significant increase in visitor numbers compared with shows in previous years. Y3K showcased its own latest HD CCTV technologies, as well as vehicle CCTV solutions from sister company, SmartWitness, and new access control and time attendance...Corporate data security and access control needs evolving with growth of BYOD and cloud applicationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.14606.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.14606.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 24 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 215px; height: 249px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p class="BodyText1"><strong><em>Applications </em></strong><strong><em>that reside in the cloud offer enterprises previously unavailable levels of agility, productivity and vital flexibility &ndash; all at a crucially lower cost than ever before. However, </em></strong><strong><em>with many enterprise cloud deployments now successfully up and running, plus the integration of the Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD) culture into the workplace, the complex issue of data security and access control have leapt to the fore.&nbsp;</em></strong><strong><em>Ian Lowe, S</em></strong><strong><em>enior Product Marketing Manager,...HID releases latest RFID transponder for memory intensive applicationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga-npr.14644.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga-npr.14644.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 23 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>HID Global&reg;, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, recently announced that its Identification Technologies division is shipping the IN Tag&trade; 300 8KB RFID transponder, which is ideal for memory intensive applications. IN Tag&trade; 300 8KB incorporates ferroelectric random access memory (FRAM) technology from Fujitsu Semiconductor. This accelerates data access close to the maximum high frequency (HF) speed; endures billions of read and write cycles; and withstands gamma radiation up to 50 KGray to survive e.g. medical sterilisation processes.</p> <p><em>&nbsp;&ldquo;The new IN Tag 300 8KB delivers the optimum in speed and memory size for the ISO/IEC 15693 protocol,&rdquo;</em> said Richard Aufreiter, director of product management, Identification Technologies with HID Global. <em>&ldquo;This and the radiation resistance make the tag ideal for demanding automation, medical or nuclear applications.&rdquo;</em></p> <p>With FRAM &ndash; providing write cycles up...STANLEY Security Director Joshua Jackson elected as Vice Chairman of Physical Security Interoperability Alliancehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9450-ga-co-7919-ga-co-2283-ga.14639.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9450-ga-co-7919-ga-co-2283-ga.14639.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 23 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 176px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Jackson will join new Chairman Mohammad Soleimani to help develop PSIA specifications </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> announced recently that Joshua Jackson, Director &ndash; Global Product Integration, has been elected as Vice Chairman of the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/physical-security-interoperability-alliance-psia.html"...Mul-T-Lock SMARTair™ electronic handle sets installed at The Glen Mona and The Rosslyn hotels in Douglas, Isle of Manhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6308-ga.14637.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6308-ga.14637.htmlApplications NewsWed, 23 Jul 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>HQ Bar upgraded from mechanical to </strong><strong>Mul-T-Lock SMARTair </strong><strong>across all rooms and facilities</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/mul-t-lock-technologies-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Mul-T-Lock</a>&rsquo;s innovative SMARTair&trade; electronic handle sets have proven such a popular security upgrade at The Mereside Hotel in Douglas that the system is now also being installed at the HQ Bar &amp; Restaurant&rsquo;s two other four star independent hotels, The Glen Mona...Suprema introduces fingerprint scanner SDK on Android for use with BioMini Slimhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2366-ga-npr.14629.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2366-ga-npr.14629.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 22 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Suprema, Inc., a leading global provider of technology in biometrics and identification, has announced the launch of a fingerprint scanner software development kit (SDK) for Android operating system (OS).<br /><br /><span style="font-size: 12px;">The new SDK is specially designed for use with Suprema&rsquo;s latest fingerprint scanner, the BioMini Slim. It assures the same powerful performance as the test-proven SDK for desktop computers. For instance, like the SDK for desktop computers, the SDK for Android also enables mobile devices to capture fingerprints under harsh environmental conditions as well as direct sunlight of up to 100,000 LUX.<br /><br /></span><span style="font-size: 12px;">With a high speed of 15fps (frames per second), the new SDK supports a &lsquo;Live Preview&rsquo; in the verification process, designed to make BioMini Slim apply to an even wider range of applications. Suprema is the first to provide a &lsquo;Live Preview&rsquo; function on mobile devices in...British Security Industry Association (BSIA) presents award to a cash-in-transit courier guard for braveryhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga.14593.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga.14593.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 17 Jul 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>Nick was presented with a Special Award for Outstanding Service during BSIA&rsquo;s Annual Luncheon</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>A security guard has been presented with a prestigious award from 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> for his immense bravery following an incident where he was attacked on shift while on duty as a cash-in-transit courier.</p> <p>Nick Lyons has been working as part of a...BSIA chairman Pauline Norstrom recognises contribution of individuals and organisations to its ongoing successhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-309-ga-co-512-ga-co-625-ga-co-7962-ga.14587.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-309-ga-co-512-ga-co-625-ga-co-7962-ga.14587.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 17 Jul 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>BSIA's chairman&nbsp;Pauline Norstrom selected winners from various cateogries</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Newly-elected Chairman of the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/british-security-industry-association-bsia.html" class="blue_bold">British Security Industry Association</a>, Pauline Norstrom, has personally recognised the significant contributions made by five individuals and organisations to the ongoing success of the UK&rsquo;s private security industry.</p> <p>Presenting the annual...SANS to offer information security courses in Estoniahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8483-ga.14384.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8483-ga.14384.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 17 Jul 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 Sokos Hotel Viru will welcome students from the 1st to the 6th of September for the 6-day courses led by SANS Instructors</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/sans-institute.html" class="blue_bold">SANS</a> will be offering three vital information security courses in Estonia this September. The Sokos Hotel Viru in Tallinn will welcome students from the 1st to the 6th of September for the 6-day courses led by world-class SANS...RISCO provides 2014 World Cup stadium security and safety measures in Brazilhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1403-ga.14573.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1403-ga.14573.htmlApplications NewsWed, 16 Jul 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"><strong>The extensive project spans multiple disciplines and has showcased RISCO Group&rsquo;s capability for creating tailor-made solutions</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>A comprehensive security solution designed to deliver tight security and safety measures at the 2014 World Cup games in Brazil, was selected for supply by global integrated security solutions provider, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/risco-group.html" class="blue_bold">RISCO Group</a>.</p> <p>Installed at the all-new 44,000 capacity Arena...Vacant property expert Orbis releases new white paper on property guardianshiphttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10981-ga.14438.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10981-ga.14438.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 15 Jul 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>Orbis&rsquo; new white paper is aimed at property owners and those with interest in property guardianship</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Property guardians, individuals acting as house-sitters for inhabitable empty properties, provide a cost-effective security solution for landlords concerned about the security of empty commercial or social housing properties. They also deliver a valuable contribution towards society. Without the guardianship option, the Government would have to find homes for the 4,000...STANLEY Security Sargent and Greenleaf division announces retirement of its President and COOhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11102-ga-co-2283-ga.14562.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11102-ga-co-2283-ga.14562.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 14 Jul 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>Dempsey joined S&amp;G as Executive Vice President and was promoted to President and COO in early 2004</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 division of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/stanley-security-solutions.html" class="blue_bold">STANLEY Security</a>, announces the retirement of W.F. (Bill) Dempsey, President and COO, in October 2014.</p> <p>Dempsey joined S&amp;G in April 2003 as...Matrix solutions for Police communication and security to be showcased at the International Police Expo 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10086-ga.14561.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10086-ga.14561.htmlEvents NewsMon, 14 Jul 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>At the event, Matrix will showcase ETERNITY LE police communication solution designed for large HQs</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/matrix-comsec.html" class="blue_bold">Matrix Comsec</a>, a leading manufacturer of telecom and security solutions, is participating in the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/international-police-expo-2014.html" class="blue_bold">International Police Expo</a>, New Delhi. During this event,...HID Global World Headquarters and North American Operations Centre in Austin receives LEED® Platinum certificationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-823-ga.14556.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-823-ga.14556.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 11 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 158px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>HID Global&rsquo;s facility achieved Platinum certification under LEED for Commercial Interiors</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 at a ceremony and celebration event that its World Headquarters and North American Operations Centre in Austin has been LEED&reg; Platinum certified, and is the only industrial manufacturing facility in the state of Texas...Improving security system installations with Acceptance Testinghttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10786-ga.14184.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10786-ga.14184.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 11 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <strong><em>Significant technological advancements have created endless possibilities in how security is not only deployed, but also leveraged by the end user &ndash; the customer. For example, customers can now view surveillance at eight different offices in eight different states from a single, central location. A security director can manage an enterprise-wide access control system, including revoking or granting access control privileges, for 10,000 global employees from a company&rsquo;s headquarters. <br /></em></strong> <p><strong><em>However, with that increased level of system sophistication comes an added level of complexity. After successfully completing the installation of a security...Global Gaming Expo Asia 2014 attracts 36 percent more visitors than 2013http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3194-ga.14517.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3194-ga.14517.htmlEvents NewsWed, 09 Jul 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>Global Gaming Expo Asia 2014 saw a record breaking audited attendance of 8,233 daily attendees<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/g2e-asia-2014.html" class="blue_bold">Global Gaming Expo Asia (G2E Asia) 2014</a>, organised by the American Gaming Association (AGA) and <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/reed-exhibitions.html" class="blue_bold">Reed Exhibitions</a>, and held at the Venetian Macao, in Macau, S.A.R., People&rsquo;s Republic of China, 20-22, May was a major success in its eighth year. The event saw a...TDSi's integrated security solutions attract increased visitors at IFSEC 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11099-ga-co-306-ga-co-625-ga-co-755-ga-co-11899-ga-co-7909-ga-co-1151-ga-co-1645-ga-co-1661-ga-co-8096-ga.14506.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11099-ga-co-306-ga-co-625-ga-co-755-ga-co-11899-ga-co-7909-ga-co-1151-ga-co-1645-ga-co-1661-ga-co-8096-ga.14506.htmlEvents NewsTue, 08 Jul 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"><strong>IFSEC 2014 offered TDSi the opportunity to engage with more customers and partners<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Integrated security manufacturer <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/tdsi.html" class="blue_bold">TDSi</a> attracted visitors with its powerful integrated security solutions and a new range of readers at the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/ifsec-2014.html" class="blue_bold">IFSEC International 2014</a><span class="blue_bold"> </span>security show &ndash; resulting in higher numbers of visitors...