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 2015 Fri, 22 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT Fri, 22 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT President and CEO Denis Hébert leaves HID Globalhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9787-ga-co-823-ga-co-1508-ga.17689.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9787-ga-co-823-ga-co-1508-ga.17689.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 22 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr class="smalltxt"> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong></strong><strong></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> Denis H&eacute;bert, president and CEO of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/hid-global.html" class="blue_bold">HID Global</a>, has quietly left the company. There has been no official announcement, and the company has yet to report the change, but H&eacute;bert&rsquo;s LinkedIn account confirms the news. The company&rsquo;s website also now lists Ulf S&ouml;dergren, CTO of parent company <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/assa-abloy.html" class="blue_bold">ASSA ABLOY</a>, as HID&rsquo;s interim CEO.&nbsp; <p>H&eacute;bert, who is chairman-elect of the <a...IFSEC 2015: TDSi's MIFARE and Proximity reader versions to be introducedhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9787-ga-co-1151-ga-co-2966-ga-co-1645-ga-co-1661-ga-co-8096-ga.17685.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9787-ga-co-1151-ga-co-2966-ga-co-1645-ga-co-1661-ga-co-8096-ga.17685.htmlEvents NewsFri, 22 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 66px; height: 295px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The new versions are all compatible with MIFARE Plus and DESFire for added security and flexibility</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Integrated security manufacturer <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/tdsi.html" class="blue_bold">TDSi</a> will be introducing the benefits of its new range of readers to visitors; on stand F1100 at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/ifsec-2015.html" class="blue_bold">IFSEC International 2015</a>. The new range, which includes new versions of its MIFARE and Proximity...ASSA ABLOY partner ACS to exhibit SOAA-compatible Aperio offline locks integrated with PLAN access control system at IFSEC 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10793-ga-co-9787-ga-co-4108-ga-co-8096-ga.17673.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10793-ga-co-9787-ga-co-4108-ga-co-8096-ga.17673.htmlEvents NewsThu, 21 May 2015 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>Aperio Offline cylinders and escutcheons with MIFARE Classic and MIFARE DESFire RFID readers now support SOAA</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>As the technology behind wireless locks becomes faster and more widespread, customers need to know their locks are future-proofed and compatible. That&rsquo;s why leaders in the access control industry developed the Standard Offline Access Application (SOAA) for battery-powered locks. <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/assa-abloy-emea.html" class="blue_bold">ASSA ABLOY</a>&rsquo;s...Long range identification - 3rd major contactless access controlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2736-ga-co-3194-ga.17667.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2736-ga-co-3194-ga.17667.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 21 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 164px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Recently there has been great interest in long range reading (433 MHz technology)</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>For the last two decades, the primary contactless technology used in <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/product-categories/access-control.html" class="blue_bold">access control systems</a> has been the proximity card (125 kHz technology). In the last decade, proximity cards have been augmented by the smart card (13.56 MHz technology). And that's the way it has been...New PERCo IRP-01 reader post for entrance pointshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12995-ga-co-823-ga-co-3491-ga-npr.17658.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12995-ga-co-823-ga-co-3491-ga-npr.17658.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 20 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>PERCo has designed the new IRP-01 reader post &ndash; an elegant solution for convenient reader location at the entrance points.</p> <p>IRP01 reader post is an up-market model that offers an elegant solution for entrance points of banks, administrative buildings, business centres and other sites with the highest requirements for design and comfort.</p> <p>The reader post can operate in different systems using RS-485 and Wiegand connection interfaces. The output format must be selected and set at the time of installation.</p> <p><strong>Built-in proximity card reader board</strong></p> <p>The reader post consists of stainless steel tube with built-in proximity card reader board. IRP01 is equipped with radio-transparent glass top cover. The reader control board and the LCD display with animated indication of operational modes are located under the top cover. Delivery set also contains mounting base that the reader post housing is attached to.</p> <p>The reader is equipped with...ZKAccess BioCam 300 wins ESX Innovation Awardhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12725-ga.17651.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12725-ga.17651.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 20 May 2015 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>ZKAccess BioCam 300 won in the access control - readers/keypads category</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/zkaccess-llc.html" class="blue_bold">ZKAccess</a>, a leading provider of biometric and RFID solutions, has been honored with the ESX Innovation Award. The ZKAccess BioCam 300 won in the Access Control: Readers/Keypads category.</p> <p>The ESX Innovation Awards honour industry products and services for their innovative technology, design or application. Winners were selected by a panel of judges who...Speakers confirmed for Tavcom Training Theatre at IFSEC 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4351-ga-co-1640-ga-co-8096-ga.17641.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4351-ga-co-1640-ga-co-8096-ga.17641.htmlEvents NewsTue, 19 May 2015 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"> <p><strong>Tavcom is ideally placed to provide visitors with an overview of the important issues impacting on the electronic security world</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/tavcom-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Tavcom</a> has announced the confirmed line-up of speakers who will be sharing their knowledge and expertise at the Tavcom Training Theatre during this year&rsquo;s <a...ZF Electronic's CHERRY family of smart card readershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12975-ga-npr.17626.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12975-ga-npr.17626.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 15 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>ZF Electronic Systems Pleasant Prairie, LLC introduces the new CHERRY family of smart card readers, with a choice of contact, contactless and dual interface models. The JT-0100WB-2 (contact), JT-0200WB-2 (contactless) and the JT-0300WB-2 (dual interface) models offer durable and practical transparent solutions for any smart card reader requirement.</p> <p><strong>Easy operation</strong></p> <p>These new Class 1 terminal smart card readers use bidirectional communication for both contact and contactless smart cards. All models are PC/SC smart card readers, and are compatible with CCID and CardMan 3021. The JT-0100WB and the JT-0300WB also have EMV 2000 Level 1 certification that will enable them to work with most smart cards currently on the market.</p> <p>The JT-0100WB and the JT-0300WB models each feature a card guide in the housing to allow for easy one- handed operation, while the JT-0300WB and JT-0200WB models provide easy access to the contactless sensor. A 5.7&rsquo; USB...CEM announces winners of Business Partner of the Year Awards 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3739-ga-co-386-ga-co-8864-ga-co-7962-ga-co-8421-ga.17621.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3739-ga-co-386-ga-co-8864-ga-co-7962-ga-co-8421-ga.17621.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 15 May 2015 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>The Awards honours its EMEA business partners for their high levels of sales and significant project wins in their respective regions<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/cem-systems-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">CEM Systems</a>, part of the Security Products business unit of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/tyco-security-products.html" class="blue_bold">Tyco</a>, is pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 CEM...Essentra to exhibit alongside Magicard at IFSEC 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-530-ga-co-11614-ga-co-823-ga-co-9238-ga-co-8096-ga-co-9710-ga.17619.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-530-ga-co-11614-ga-co-823-ga-co-9238-ga-co-8096-ga-co-9710-ga.17619.htmlEvents NewsFri, 15 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 2px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The Magicard Helix can apply a secure visible watermark to each card during the re-transfer process</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Visitors to <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/ifsec-2015.html" class="blue_bold">IFSEC International 2015</a> will be among the first in Europe to see a preview of the new <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/magicard.html" class="blue_bold">Magicard</a> Helix re-transfer ID card printer with built-in visual security.</p> <p><strong>Magicard Helix featuring <span...How SIP-enabled intercoms open up communication with security departmentshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2566-ga.17049.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2566-ga.17049.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 13 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 220px; height: 323px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The trend towards greater unification is facilitated by an all-encompassing shift to IP technologies</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>As more organisations are looking for ways to maximise resources and increase operational efficiencies, unification of multiple security and business systems is gaining popularity. From the central command center, there is significant time lost when operators have to jump from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/video-surveillance.html" class="blue_bold">video surveillance</a> to <a...Nedap to exhibit at various mobility/traffic exhibitionshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5809-ga-co-10238-ga-co-12952-ga.17588.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5809-ga-co-10238-ga-co-12952-ga.17588.htmlEvents NewsTue, 12 May 2015 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>Nedap will present latest innovations in long-range vehicle &amp; driver identification, wireless parking sensors &amp; smart city access</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>During May, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/nedap-identification-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Nedap</a> will be exhibiting at various mobility and traffic exhibitions around the world, presenting the latest innovations in long-range vehicle and driver identification, wireless parking sensors and smart city access. Attendees can meet the Nedap team during one of the following exhibitions:</p> <ul> <li><a...Nedap’s uPASS Reach readers give hands-free elevator access at VNPT headquartershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-852-ga-co-10238-ga-co-5226-ga.17581.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-852-ga-co-10238-ga-co-5226-ga.17581.htmlApplications NewsTue, 12 May 2015 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>Nedap&rsquo;s uPASS Reach long-range UHF readers in combination with IDTECK elevator384 access control system were installed</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>To optimise the monitoring and management of all vehicles and people access points at the company&rsquo;s headquarters, the Vietnam Post and Telecommunication group (VNPT) recently upgraded the building&rsquo;s entire access control and surveillance system. <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/nedap-identification-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Nedap</a>&rsquo;s uPASS Reach readers were selected to...New capabilities to monitor real time security system operationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3194-ga-co-12538-ga-co-8925-ga-co-126-ga-co-9935-ga-sb.17536.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3194-ga-co-12538-ga-co-8925-ga-co-126-ga-co-9935-ga-sb.17536.htmlSecurity BeatSun, 10 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>When you need to view video of an incident or information about an access point, you expect your <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/security-systems.html" class="blue_bold">security system</a> will provide that information. But what happens if a camera or card reader isn&rsquo;t working for some reason? It&rsquo;s the security director&rsquo;s worst nightmare.</p> <p>Sadly, the moment when a system fails is often the first indication an end user has that there is a problem. A useful trend I saw at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/isc-west-2015.html" class="blue_bold">ISC West</a> this year is growth in various types of diagnostic, monitoring and control systems. These technologies provide much-needed information on how a system is functioning &ndash; and an early warning of a problem before it&rsquo;s too late. <strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Viakoo&rsquo;s cloud-based software system deters video downtime</strong></p> <p>One company...SALTO to present access control products and technologies at IFSEC 2015 in Londonhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3322-ga-co-8096-ga.17556.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3322-ga-co-8096-ga.17556.htmlEvents NewsSat, 09 May 2015 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>SALTO to ehibit its range of readers, controllers, and GEO cylinders at the event</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/salto-systems.html" class="blue_bold">SALTO</a> is excited to present at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/ifsec-2015.html" class="blue_bold">IFSEC 2015</a>&ndash; on stand G1800 - a comprehensive new range of access control products and technologies that offer unrivalled usability, capability and flexibility.</p> <p><strong>New range includes both...Convergence of VMS and access controlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-38-ga-co-8173-ga.17551.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-38-ga-co-8173-ga.17551.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 08 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p><strong><em>Michael Byrden, Sales Director of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/access-control-technology.html" class="blue_bold">ACT</a>, considers the convergence of facility management. He describes how ACT, the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/product-categories/access-control.html" class="blue_bold">access control</a> manufacturer, has acquired a <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/video-management-system.html" class="blue_bold">VMS</a> and analytics development house in order to unify security solutions and bring customers nearer to the goal of a truly intelligent building.</em></strong></p> <p><strong>Desire for open systems</strong></p> <p>Major acquisitions have been dominating the news recently and, even if this lays me open to a charge of naivety, I genuinely believe that they aren&rsquo;t predatory. As more and more building disciplines are network-enabled, <a...Identiv for B. Riley & Co. Investor Conferencehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5790-ga.17545.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5790-ga.17545.htmlEvents NewsFri, 08 May 2015 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>Identiv will also participate in one-on-one meetings at the conference</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/identive-group.html" class="blue_bold">Identiv, Inc.</a> recently announced that company management will present at the 16th Annual B. Riley &amp; Co. Investor Conference. The conference will be held May 12-14, 2015 and Identiv&rsquo;s presentation will take place at the Loews Hollywood Hotel, Los Angeles on Thursday, May 14, 2015 at 8:00 AM PT (11:00 AM ET). In...Security technology company Identiv Q1 financial results on 13th Mayhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5790-ga.17543.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5790-ga.17543.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 08 May 2015 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>Identiv will host a conference call and audio webcast to discuss the results at 2:00 PM PT (5:00 PM ET)</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/identive-group.html" class="blue_bold">Identiv, Inc.</a>, a global security technology company that provides trusted identity solutions for premises, information, and everyday items, recently announced it will report financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015 on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 after close of market. Identiv will host a conference call and audio webcast to discuss the results at...Counter Terror Expo 2015 sees 30% more visitors compared to 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4970-ga.17533.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4970-ga.17533.htmlEvents NewsThu, 07 May 2015 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>Event have seen increase in overseas visitors from the paramilitary and law enforcement sectors<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Records were broken at this year's <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/counter-terror-expo-2015.html" class="blue_bold">Counter Terror Expo (CTX)</a> exhibition and conference as this pivotal event for the security and counter terror sectors demonstrated its international appeal. Held at Olympia London on 21 and 22 April, CTX attracted VIP visitors from over 30 countries, a 30% increase on...ASSA ABLOY installs Powershield steel doors at Terminal 2A, Heathrow Airporthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9787-ga.17532.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9787-ga.17532.htmlApplications NewsThu, 07 May 2015 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>ASSA ABLOY supplied Powershield fire and personnel doorsets that features kick plates for added durability and a high-end finish</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Security Doors, a division of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/assa-abloy.html" class="blue_bold"><span class="blue_bold">ASSA ABLOY UK</span></a>, has successfully completed a &pound;5m design, supply and installation of Powershield steel doors to the new Terminal 2A at...