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 Tue, 15 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT Tue, 15 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT STANLEY Security receives Lenel factory certificationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2283-ga-co-1042-ga.13763.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2283-ga-co-1042-ga.13763.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 15 Apr 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>STANLEY Security joins the Lenel OpenAccess Alliance Program</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 it has received <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/lenel-systems-international.html" class="blue_bold">Lenel</a> factory certification and joined the Lenel OpenAccess Alliance Program (OAAP). STANLEY Security&rsquo;s EyeLock product line interfaces with the OnGuard&reg; access...ONVIF releases Profile C to bring its global interface specification into the physical access control arenahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8173-ga-npr.13762.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8173-ga-npr.13762.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 15 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>ONVIF, the leading global standardisation initiative for IP-based physical security products, announced the final release of Profile C, which brings the functionality of the ONVIF global interface specification into the physical access control arena. Through Profile C, systems integrators, specifiers and consultants are able to achieve interoperability between clients and devices of physical access control systems (PACS) and network-based video systems. With this final release, including the availability of the Profile C Test Tool, manufacturers are now able to introduce Profile C conformant products to the market.</p> <p>With Profile C, compatibility between access control edge devices and clients is improved, installation simplified and training time diminished because of the reduced need for multiple proprietary monitoring systems to handle different PACS devices. Profile C conformant devices within the access control system provide door and access point information and...Essentra’s new UK Director of Sales speaks about "Everything ID"http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11614-ga-co-2395-ga-co-823-ga.13760.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11614-ga-co-2395-ga-co-823-ga.13760.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 15 Apr 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"> <p><strong>Richard Moore answers questions as to how Essentra Security intends to maintain its market leading position</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> Richard Moore was appointed UK Director of Sales for <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/essentra-security.html" class="blue_bold">Essentra Security </a>in January 2014. Richard is no stranger to Essentra plc&rsquo;s philosophy of always looking to exceed customers&rsquo; expectations, having held the position of General Manager within the Group&rsquo;s...Open Options recruits three seasoned sales executives to support continued company growthhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2785-ga.13744.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2785-ga.13744.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 14 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 56px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Laurie Dickson has broad experience in both account service and creative</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/open-options-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Open Options</a>, a leading provider of innovative access control solutions, has added three seasoned sales executives &ndash; Stacy Molenda, Randy Vitovitz, and Laurie Dickson &ndash; to manage new territories in the Rocky Mountain, Northwest, and South Central United States to support continued company growth.</p> <p>Open Options...TDSi joins CSARN, the UK’s largest resilience and business security membership networkhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1645-ga.13742.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1645-ga.13742.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 11 Apr 2014 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"><strong>The CSARN network also offers business intelligence, educational networking events, training and specialist project management</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Integrated security solutions manufacturer <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/tdsi.html" class="blue_bold">TDSi</a> has joined as the latest Member Partner of CSARN, the UK&rsquo;s largest resilience and business security membership network.</p> <p>CSARN is an award winning business security and staff safety advisory service,...BSIA announces regional winners of 2014 Annual Security Personnel Awardshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-7840-ga-co-11917-ga-co-7838-ga-co-7839-ga-co-7914-ga-co-2162-ga-co-1252-ga-co-11508-ga-co-7962-ga-co-8886-ga-co-4109-ga-co-11918-ga.13733.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-7840-ga-co-11917-ga-co-7838-ga-co-7839-ga-co-7914-ga-co-2162-ga-co-1252-ga-co-11508-ga-co-7962-ga-co-8886-ga-co-4109-ga-co-11918-ga.13733.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 11 Apr 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>The awards serve to recognise the hard work of high calibre professionals working within the security industry<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>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> is proud to announce the regional winners of this year&rsquo;s Annual Security Personnel Awards.</p> <p>The awards are now in their sixteenth year, and serve to recognise the hard work of...American Fibertek Inc. launches updated version of its powerful Pilot VMS at ISC West 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-139-ga-co-3194-ga.13722.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-139-ga-co-3194-ga.13722.htmlEvents NewsThu, 10 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 7px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The enhanced Pilot v.6.0 delivers the highest levels of user convenience and system functionality</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/american-fibertek-inc.html" class="blue_bold">American Fibertek Inc.</a> (afi) is launched an updated version of its powerful Pilot Video/Event Management Software (VMS) at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/isc-west-2014.html" class="blue_bold">ISC West </a>(booth # 10072). The enhanced...HID Global infographic reveals attitudes about best practices for physical access controlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.13711.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.13711.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 09 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 27px; height: 282px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The infographic combines results from its survey with published data on security breaches and associated costs</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 released an infographic illustrating the results of a survey it conducted on physical access control. The survey of 600 respondents revealed enterprise end users&rsquo; perceptions about change and the importance of industry...COMPRION’s UT³ Platform obtains NFC Forum certificationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6681-ga.13709.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6681-ga.13709.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 09 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 240px; height: 282px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>NFC Forum certification enables manufacturers to establish that their products conform to NFC specifications</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/comprion-gmbh.html" class="blue_bold">COMPRION&rsquo;s</a> UT&sup3; Platform has recently been approved by the NFC Forum for Digital Protocol Functional Testing and is now listed on their website in the Approved Test Tool section. After a rigorous validation procedure the solution can be used by manufacturers for NFC Forum conformance testing as well as by authorised...SANS’s lead author Dr. Eric Cole to be honoured at Infosecurity Europe 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8483-ga.13701.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8483-ga.13701.htmlEvents NewsTue, 08 Apr 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="middle" align="center"><strong>Infosecurity Europe celebrates the achievements of internationally recognised Information Security practitioners<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/sans-institute.html" class="blue_bold">SANS Institute</a> announces that SANS Fellow, Cyber Defense curriculum lead and course author Dr. Eric Cole is to be honoured with induction into the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/infosecurity-europe-2014.html" class="blue_bold">Infosecurity...SSAIB to participate at Counter terror Expo 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1591-ga.13697.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1591-ga.13697.htmlEvents NewsTue, 08 Apr 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"> <p><strong>SSAIB&rsquo;s Manned Services Scheme Manager will be at Counter Terror Expo to discuss a range of topics</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/ssaib.html" class="blue_bold">SSAIB</a>, the UK&rsquo;s leading certification body for organisations &ndash; which celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2014 &ndash; will be returning to <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/counter-terror-expo-2014.html" class="blue_bold">Counter Terror Expo</a> on stand M40 for this...Messe Essen to honour pioneering products and services with the Security Innovation Awardhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1137-ga.13694.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1137-ga.13694.htmlEvents NewsTue, 08 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 238px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Security Essen will promote the appearances of young innovative companies from Germany</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/security-essen-2014.html" class="blue_bold">Security Essen</a> started in 1974 with 105 exhibitors. This year, well over 1,000 companies from around 40 nations will present their products and services. Since the beginning the world's premier fair for security and fire protection technology has been the sectoral showcase for innovations. On September 23 - 26 too, a large number of companies will introduce their innovations to the trade public for the first time at...Identiv displays its newly launched uTrust TS Readers product line at ISC West 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5790-ga-co-3194-ga.13668.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5790-ga-co-3194-ga.13668.htmlEvents NewsTue, 08 Apr 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>Identiv&rsquo;s uTrust TS readers support proximity, smart cards and public key infrastructure</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/identive-group.html" class="blue_bold">Identiv</a> recently unveiled its uTrust TS Readers product line. uTrust TS Readers are revolutionary new building access control readers that support all major credentials in a single reader format, while offering strong identity verification, scalable migration and interoperability based upon secure open...Idesco readers recognise personal tax numbers encoded in IDs for Finnish construction siteshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-855-ga.13689.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-855-ga.13689.htmlApplications NewsMon, 07 Apr 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>Idesco 13,56 MHz readers recognise the new card UID standard developed and approved for the sites</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Fairly soon all Finnish construction workers will have their personal tax numbers encoded in IDs they carry to enter their construction sites. Ongoing access control and personal ID deployments at Finnish construction sites are being designed in no small measure to help strengthen tax compliance across the industry. Not surprisingly, all <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/idesco.html"...HID Global to showcase its radio frequency identification solutions at RFID Journal Live 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.13686.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.13686.htmlEvents NewsMon, 07 Apr 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>HID Global will also showcase Vigo-based LogiTag 121 based on its Vigo HF technology</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 it will showcase its Identification Technologies division&rsquo;s broad portfolio of radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions in Booth #116 at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/rfid-journal-live-2014.html" class="blue_bold">RFID...Idesco to release 8 CD 2.0 readers with new enhancementshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-855-ga-npr.13683.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-855-ga-npr.13683.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 07 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Start anticipating some exciting enhancements coming to 8 CD 2.0 reader security and functionality in a few months.</p> <ul> <li>The first new major security feature to be supported is called Random UID. Random UID enables 8 CD 2.0 readers to successfully interrogate and recognise transponders configured with random, changing UIDs, designed specifically to thwart cloning and hacking efforts.</li> <li>Another powerful enhancement enables 8 CD 2.0 to recognise either 4 or 7 byte UIDs &ndash; or both.&nbsp; This is particularly useful when migrating from MIFARE Classic to MIFARE DESFire, where both transponder types will be encountered by readers over the migration period.</li> <li>Lastly, SmartMX support will be expanded to include DESFire EV1-emulated SmartMX chips. SmartMX transponders possess contact chips, but can also be recognised by an RFID reader.</li> </ul>Idesco’s DESCoder streamlines reader updates and enables RFID technology without removing the readerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-855-ga-npr.13682.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-855-ga-npr.13682.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 07 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Building a truly flexible, yet long-lasting identification system increasingly demands a foundation of easily updated, open technology readers. Idesco&rsquo;s Descoder tool is designed to streamline reader updates while anticipating your system future evolution. Current Descoder user, Jan Terje By of Norway&rsquo;s Nokas (formerly G4S Secure Solutions AS) describes Descoder, <em>&ldquo;The graphical user interface and system topology are very intuitive and not too complicated to learn, making reader management very easy, even when using advanced RFID technology security structures. Changing reader settings, security-levels and even RFID technology can all be done without ever removing the reader &ndash; and also without any operational delays,&rdquo;</em> he explains.</p>ASIS Europe 2014 records attendance of over 700 registered delegates from 51 countrieshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-227-ga-co-4108-ga-co-8418-ga-co-1726-ga.13676.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-227-ga-co-4108-ga-co-8418-ga-co-1726-ga.13676.htmlEvents NewsMon, 07 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/asis-international.html" class="blue_bold">ASIS International</a> held its 13th European Security Conference &amp; Exhibition on 1-3 April 2014 at the World Forum in The Hague, Netherlands. <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/asis-european-security-conference-and-exhibition-2014.html" class="blue_bold">ASIS Europe 2014</a> gathered a record attendance of over 700 registered delegates from 51 countries.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Today more than ever security professionals need to have a vibrant network based upon a common body...BSIA encourages security companies to submit nominations for Apprentice Installer Awardshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-512-ga-co-1350-ga.13673.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-512-ga-co-1350-ga.13673.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 07 Apr 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 239px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>&nbsp;The Apprentice Installer Awards recognise emerging talent within the security sector</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Security companies are being encouraged to submit nominations for 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> Apprentice Installer Awards ahead of the final deadline of Friday 11th April.</p> <p>Open to second and third year apprentice installers from across the security industry, the...Nedap powers ASIS Welcome Party at World Forum on 01 April 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-227-ga-co-4108-ga-co-1726-ga.13666.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-227-ga-co-4108-ga-co-1726-ga.13666.htmlEvents NewsFri, 04 Apr 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>Nedap CEO, Ruben Wegman, participates in the plenary panel discussion on "The Future of Security Technology"</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Although at the time of writing, the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/asis-european-security-conference-and-exhibition-2014.html" class="blue_bold">13th edition of the ASIS European Security Conference</a> in The Hague is still in full swing; <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/nedap-security-management.html"...