SourceSecurity.com RSS - Access control readers news SourceSecurity.com RSS - Access control readers news from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/pc/readers.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)...Allegion’s Schlage L-Series mortise locks improve classroom security at Olathe Public School Districthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga.14658.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga.14658.htmlApplications NewsThu, 24 Jul 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>The new key system is compatible with restricted Schlage Primus XP keys being used in some applications</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/allegion-plc.html" class="blue_bold">Allegion PLC</a>, a leading global provider of security products and solutions, recently announced that the Olathe Public School District is improving classroom security and simplifying key control by replacing multiple brands of locks on classrooms and other doors with Schlage locks and a patent-protected Everest...Genetec integrates its unified security platform with Digital Monitoring Products’ Command Processor™ panelshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2673-ga-co-2566-ga-npr.14657.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2673-ga-co-2566-ga-npr.14657.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 24 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Genetec&trade;, a leading provider of unified IP security solutions, recently announced a new integration between its unified security platform, Security Center and the Command Processor&trade; panels from Digital Monitoring Products (DMP). The first panels to be integrated will be the XR100N, XR500N and XR500E, with additional integrations expected in the future as this technical alliance evolves.&nbsp; By centralising access control, video and intrusion systems into one unified platform, security operators will be able to make decisions based on a more complete view of their security environment. Additionally, intrusion events and alarms tagged with video will help reduce false alarms and their associated costs, while increasing the overall efficiency of security teams.</p> <p>The DMP intrusion panels can be quickly and easily connected to Security Center over any IP network, thereby avoiding the need for additional wired connections, facilitating deployment and ensuring...AMAG Technology’s Symmetry access control system enhances security at Hudson Yards in New York cityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-7914-ga-co-2566-ga-co-2900-ga.14656.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-7914-ga-co-2566-ga-co-2900-ga.14656.htmlApplications NewsThu, 24 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 7px; height: 282px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>AMAG&rsquo;s Symmetry access control system will integrate with Genetec&rsquo;s video management system</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Hudson Yards, the largest private real estate development in the history of the United States, has announced its selected <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/amag-technology-inc.html" class="blue_bold">AMAG Technology</a> part of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/g4s-technology-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">G4S</a> the world&rsquo;s leading security...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...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...Allegion announces key appointment of Colin Green as Area Sales Manager Hospitalityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga-co-2140-ga-co-419-ga.14643.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga-co-2140-ga-co-419-ga.14643.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 23 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 25px; height: 281px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Colin Green's role will cover the Midlands and North regions of the UK </strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/allegion-plc.html" class="blue_bold">Allegion</a> (formerly <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/ingersoll-rand-security-technologies.html" class="blue_bold">Ingersoll Rand Security Technologies</a>) has announced a key appointment which will see the leading provider of safety and security products strengthen its share of the...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"...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...HID Global supplies ActivID® CMS to Eid Passport’s latest Interoperable (PIV-I) managed servicehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12141-ga-co-823-ga.14620.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12141-ga-co-823-ga.14620.htmlApplications NewsTue, 22 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 5px; height: 248px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Provisioning the cards using HID Global&rsquo;s ActivID CMS makes it easy to define and apply policies to manage data</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 teamed with <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/eid-passport.html" class="blue_bold">Eid Passport</a>&reg;, Inc., a market leader in high-assurance identity management...HID Global ActivID DisplayCard Tokens deployed at mBank in Poland for secure internet and mobile bankinghttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.14597.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.14597.htmlApplications NewsFri, 18 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>HID&rsquo;s ActivID token has enabled mBank to offer its corporate banking customers a customised authentication solution</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 mBank, a leading Polish Bank (owned by Commerzbank), has successfully deployed HID Global&rsquo;s ActivID&reg; DisplayCard Tokens. The tokens provide mBank&rsquo;s...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...FST Biometrics receives factory certification from Lenel Systemshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7994-ga-co-1042-ga-npr.14582.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7994-ga-co-1042-ga-npr.14582.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 16 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>FST Biometrics has received factory certification from Lenel Systems International and joined the Lenel OpenAccess Alliance Program (OAAP). FST Biometrics' In Motion Identification&trade; (IMID) software interfaces with the OnGuard&reg; access control system to provide approved users with seamless access at the speed of life.</p> <p>FST Biometrics has completed required Lenel factory testing to validate the functionality of its interface with the OnGuard system. <em>"FST's biometric access solution combines facial recognition and behavioural analytics and is able to identify authorised individuals in motion without the need to stop or slow down,&rdquo;</em> said Gidon Lissai, director of strategic alliances, Lenel. <em>&ldquo;We look forward to FST Biometrics&rsquo; continued involvement in the Lenel OpenAccess Alliance Program.&rdquo;</em></p> <p><em>"FST Biometrics is very pleased to have received Lenel factory certification,"</em> stated Shahar Belkin, FST chief technology...Surveillance products distributor TRI-ED to host one-day Technology Roadshows in Texashttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7927-ga.14567.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7927-ga.14567.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 15 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 294px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>TRI-ED hosts one day Technology Roadshows to familiarise customers with latest technologies<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/tri-ed-northern-video-distribution.html" class="blue_bold">TRI-ED</a>, North America's largest independent distributor of surveillance and network infrastructure products, is pleased to announce that its Technology Roadshow is coming to Texas this Fall. Dealers and integrators will want to mark their calendars and...Nedap releases SENSIT Parking License app for easier parking for permit holdershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10238-ga-npr.14566.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10238-ga-npr.14566.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 15 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>To make parking for permit holders much easier, Nedap announces the release of the SENSIT Parking License app. This mobile application is a new innovation related to Nedap&rsquo;s SENSIT system for monitoring real-time usage of individual parking spaces with ground sensors. The SENSIT Parking License app enables fast and easy checking in and out at a parking bay with just one click. Administrators can manage and distribute licenses online efficiently. Nedap has prepared the app for easy integration with third party mobile parking and enforcement applications.</p> <p>Nedap is developer and manufacturer of SENSIT. This technology consists of wireless parking sensors which detect in real-time whether or not a single parking bay is occupied and how long it has been occupied. SENSIT has proven to be an accurate, reliable and robust parking sensor system for on and off street parking situations. Nedap integrates its parking sensor platform with third party systems for parking...Genetec to resell BCDVideo servers and storage equipment following strategic partnership agreementhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-co-2566-ga.14545.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10265-ga-co-2566-ga.14545.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 14 Jul 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>Genetec channel partners and integrators now have access to all BCDVideo Nova Series servers</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/genetec-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Genetec</a>&trade;, a leading provider of unified IP security solutions recently announced a strategic partnership with <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/bcdvideo.html" class="orangebold">BCDVideo</a> giving Genetec exclusive rights to resell BCDVideo servers and storage...