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 Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT Intersec 2015 attracts record participation from Germany, UK and USAhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-60-ga-co-6398-ga-co-289-ga-co-11015-ga-co-9756-ga-co-755-ga-co-2173-ga-co-10191-ga-co-4609-ga-co-5478-ga-co-1350-ga-co-1446-ga-co-2966-ga-co-1560-ga-co-2580-ga-co-3302-ga-co-3335-ga.15508.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-60-ga-co-6398-ga-co-289-ga-co-11015-ga-co-9756-ga-co-755-ga-co-2173-ga-co-10191-ga-co-4609-ga-co-5478-ga-co-1350-ga-co-1446-ga-co-2966-ga-co-1560-ga-co-2580-ga-co-3302-ga-co-3335-ga.15508.htmlEvents NewsWed, 22 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 3px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Epoc Messe Frankfurt has reported international interest in the Intersec 2015 trade fair<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The world's premier safety and security exhibition expects stronger than ever turnout as global players converge in growing market.</p> <p>A record turn-out of safety and security companies from Germany, UK and the USA will be at the forefront of international participation at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/intersec-dubai-2015.html" class="blue_bold">Intersec 2015</a>, as the three-day event nears sell-out...Allegion plc identifies three critical security practices to help school leaders address evolving security threatshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga.15520.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga.15520.htmlApplications NewsWed, 22 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 43px; height: 267px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Regardless of available budget, every school should keep students and staff safe through improved physical security</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>School leaders face unprecedented security challenges that require them to stay current on the latest security technologies and protocols. Unfortunately, many of K-12 buildings are antiquated and access to funding for upgrades is limited. In advance of National Safe Schools Week (October 19-25), <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/allegion-plc.html" class="blue_bold">Allegion plc</a> has identified...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...Zwipe enables biometric card holders to use proximity and smart card readershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11521-ga-npr.15466.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11521-ga-npr.15466.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 22 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Among the enhancements to its biometric card, Zwipe recently announced that presently installed proximity card readers, as well as smart card readers, can now be used by organisations that want to add biometric authorisation to their verification process without having to implement biometric readers. An on-card fingerprint scanner with 3D capacitive technology resides on the new contactless Zwipe Access biometric card which is compatible with all popular ISO 14443 proximity and smart card readers as it is DESFIRE EV1, MIFARE Classic and Legic advant compatible. Without having to change out their existing card readers, the Zwipe Access biometric card provides an easy, low cost way for organisations to provide a biometric upgrade to access control systems using legacy proximity card or smart card readers.</p> <p><em>"While our original biometric card has been popular with smart card reader users, proximity readers continue to be the de facto standard for access control throughout...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> </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 factors and how they contribute to the future of access control.</em></strong></p> <p>Security, total cost of ownership (TCO) and...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...Napco Security Technologies security products and solutions on show at ASIS International 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8305-ga-co-2731-ga-co-2937-ga-co-1191-ga-co-177-ga.15449.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8305-ga-co-2731-ga-co-2937-ga-co-1191-ga-co-177-ga.15449.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 17 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 4px; height: 281px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Napco featured products that meet and exceed the market demands for security, connectivity, locking and access control</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/napco-security-systems-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Napco Security Technologies, Inc.</a>, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/continental-access.html" class="blue_bold">Continental Access</a>, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/alarm-lock.html" class="blue_bold">Alarm Lock</a> and <a...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...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...Sielox’s latest Sielox Class Crisis Lockdown Alert Status System now available for all facilitieshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10241-ga-npr.15398.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10241-ga-npr.15398.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 13 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Sielox LLC announces the Sielox Class&trade; Crisis Lockdown Alert Status System is now available for any facility. Recent successful deployments in the K-12 market generated significant interest in the application of Sielox Class&trade; to be adapted for any standalone or campus buildings for business, government, and healthcare.</p> <p>Karen Evans, President &amp; CEO, Sielox LLC said, <em>&ldquo;Sielox Class&trade; was based upon the FEMA Red Green lockdown procedure recommended after Columbine so our initial market was for K-12 schools. However our Business Partners, schools, law enforcement and others pointed out that the benefits of enhanced awareness by Sielox Class&trade; could be applied to any facility, regardless of size, number of floors or location.&rdquo;</em></p> <p>A recent FBI report stated that nearly 25% of all active shootings are in schools however the majority of incidents occur in businesses, hospitals, government and other facilities.</p>...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...TDSi builds commanding market share in China’s security markethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1645-ga.15385.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1645-ga.15385.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 10 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 5px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>TDSi has made significant inroads into the Chinese market, according to Managing Director John Davies</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>In terms of the trade deficit, the UK will always struggle to tip the balance in its favour with China. With well over 1.3 Billion people (a staggering 19% of the world&rsquo;s population) any nation would be hard pushed to successfully tap the full opportunities of such a vast potential market. However, the answer for many companies looking to export to China is to find the perfect niche and to build towards a commanding market...Axis Communications features its latest products and held key sessions throughout ASIS International 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-12309-ga-co-2173-ga-co-9712-ga-co-1726-ga.15365.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-12309-ga-co-2173-ga-co-9712-ga-co-1726-ga.15365.htmlEvents NewsThu, 09 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 82px; height: 281px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The Axis Partner Pavilion featured 20 partners, showcasing latest in analytics, access control integration and video management</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/axis-communications.html" class="blue_bold">Axis Communications</a>, the global leader in network video surveillance, featured a range of new products and spoke in key educational sessions throughout <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/asis-international-2014.html" class="blue_bold">ASIS International</a> (booth #1023) in...Axis Communications unveils A4011-E Reader at ASIS International 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-227-ga-co-177-ga.15361.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga-co-227-ga-co-177-ga.15361.htmlEvents NewsWed, 08 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 76px; height: 267px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The reader has an ergonomic design with an illuminated keypad and clearly identifiable symbols</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/axis-communications.html" class="blue_bold">Axis Communications</a>, the global leader in network video surveillance, recently introduced the AXIS A4011-E Reader. The reader has an ergonomic design with an illuminated keypad and clearly identifiable symbols. It supports touch-free entry with most entry card formats and is suitable...CEM Systems emerald touch screen terminal awarded 2014 Security’s Best Award at ASIS Accoladeshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-386-ga.15323.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-386-ga.15323.htmlEvents NewsFri, 03 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>emerald is a Touch screen Reader,</strong><br /><strong>Door Controller, VOIP Intercom and</strong><br /><strong>System Terminal all in a single box</strong></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&nbsp;<a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/tyco-security-products.html" class="blue_bold">Security Products business unit of Tyco</a>, is pleased to announce that the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/technical-details/access-control/readers-and-controllers/readers/cem-emerald-ts300-access-control-reader.html"...ASSA ABLOY access and door control solutions provide advanced security to UK education sectorhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga.15307.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9380-ga.15307.htmlApplications NewsFri, 03 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"><strong>ASSA ABLOY has provided a &lsquo;one-stop shop&rsquo; for specifiers working on<br />education projects</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Although many believe that Chancellor George Osborne&rsquo;s pledge to invest &pound;21billion into new schools and the refurbishment of existing buildings by 2021 will fall short of the mark, especially considering the current backlog of repair work, there has been a noticeable rejuvenation within this market.</p> <p>The Security Solutions team at <a...Optimising business security and processes by implementation of smart reportshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4108-ga.15163.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4108-ga.15163.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 03 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 143px; height: 309px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><em>At what time of day do you have most people in your building? Do you have enough parking spaces for your employees? Are there always enough first aiders in the building to meet safety requirements? <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/security-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Security systems </a>provide a wealth of data, which can provide the answers to these questions and more. By extracting reports from your system, you can gather valuable information to increase safety or improve business processes.&nbsp; Wiebe Koopmans, owner of Linked Solutions, advises businesses on the implementation of smart...