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 Mon, 27 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT Mon, 27 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT FIBARO integrates its sensors with HomeSeer home control systemhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-13198-ga-co-13004-ga-npr.18225.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-13198-ga-co-13004-ga-npr.18225.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 27 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>FIBARO, a leading manufacturer of wireless, intelligent home automation systems, announced that its three most popular sensors now integrate with the HomeSeer home control system. The three sensors join a lineup of eight FIBARO devices that already integrate with the HomeSeer system.</p> <p><strong>Built-in motion sensor</strong></p> <p>The award-winning FIBARO Motion Sensor is a highly advanced wireless device with a built-in motion sensor, temperature sensor, light sensor, and accelerometer. With a diameter of less than 1-3/4 inches (under 44 millimeters), the FIBARO Motion Sensor -- whose design was inspired by the pupil of a cat&rsquo;s eye -- is the smallest device of its kind in the world.</p> <p>The FIBARO FGFS101 Z-Wave Flood Sensor sends wireless Z-Wave commands when water leaks are detected. Designed after a drop of water, it can be used with HomeSeer controllers to sound alarms, send notifications or activate Z-Wave devices, such as water valves. It also has a...Honeywell's MAXPRO Cloud wins 2015 ESX TechVision Challengehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2630-ga-co-390-ga-co-5999-ga-co-12074-ga-co-9323-ga-co-2853-ga-co-737-ga-co-1261-ga-co-12792-ga-co-10778-ga-co-12725-ga-co-2173-ga.18217.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2630-ga-co-390-ga-co-5999-ga-co-12074-ga-co-9323-ga-co-2853-ga-co-737-ga-co-1261-ga-co-12792-ga-co-10778-ga-co-12725-ga-co-2173-ga.18217.htmlEvents NewsMon, 27 Jul 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>Honeywell MAXPRO Cloud integrated video surveillance and access control security system wins ESX award</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/electronic-security-expo-2015.html" class="blue_bold">Electronic Security Expo</a> (ESX) - the national trade event where electronic security and life safety dealers, integrators, and monitoring professionals connect, learn, and prepare for the future - announced the winner of ESX 2015 TechVision Challenge.</p>...Adams Rite showcases door access control devices at ALOA 2015 Security Expohttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-13193-ga-co-9380-ga-co-61-ga.18216.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-13193-ga-co-9380-ga-co-61-ga.18216.htmlEvents NewsMon, 27 Jul 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>Adams Rite will also focus on installing the -eForce 3090P/C (Prox/iClass) keyless entry</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/adams-rite-an-assa-abloy-group-company.html" class="blue_bold">Adams Rite</a>, an <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/assa-abloy.html" class="blue_bold">ASSA ABLOY</a> Group company, is exhibiting its newest electronic access control solutions for the locksmith community at the <a...Security systems training specialist, Tavcom offers 15% discount to all IPSA membershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-930-ga-co-10236-ga-co-1640-ga.18211.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-930-ga-co-10236-ga-co-1640-ga.18211.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 24 Jul 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>Tavcom offers courses to meet the training requirements of security professionals at all levels</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/tavcom-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Tavcom</a>, the world&rsquo;s leading provider of accredited security systems training, is offering all <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/international-professional-security-association.html" class="blue_bold">IPSA</a> members a 15% discount on its internationally accredited and recognised BTEC...inter airport South East Asia 2017: Dates confirmedhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12853-ga.18206.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12853-ga.18206.htmlEvents NewsThu, 23 Jul 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 2017 edition will provide a wider range of airport equipment, technology, security, design, and service providers than ever before</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Organisers of South East Asia&rsquo;s leading and largest event for airport professionals &ndash; inter airport &ndash; have announced the 5th edition of the South East Asian show will take place at Singapore Expo from the 15-17 February 2017.</p> <p><strong>2017 edition to be larger and busier</strong></p> <p>After a successful return to the region in January 2015, which saw over 3,000 airport...Matrix biometric access control, time-attendance solutions deployed at STFChttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10086-ga.18186.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10086-ga.18186.htmlApplications NewsWed, 22 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 293px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center">(<a href="/docs/moredocs/images/Matrix-STFC-bigger-image.jpg" target="_blank" class="blue_bold">see bigger image</a>)</td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>STFC was looking for a centralised time-attendance &amp; access control solution for all branches</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Company profile</strong></p> <p>Shriram Transport Finance Company is having 700+ branches across India with headquarter at Mumbai. The organisational structure comprises of HO, Regional Offices and Branch...Body search and airport security – maximising safety and dignity for travellershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/18184.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/18184.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 22 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 188px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>A US Department of Homeland Security investigation showed that undercover agents defeated airport screening in 95 percent of cases by smuggling mock explosives and weapons past checkpoints. With admirable transparency, U.S. Office of Inspector General (OIG) has described how so-called &ldquo;Red Teams&rdquo; posed as regular passengers and exposed inadequate measures at some of the busiest airports across the United States. The revelations came a few days before <a...Securitas officers honoured with six BSIA national awardshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6484-ga-co-306-ga-co-7962-ga.18161.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6484-ga-co-306-ga-co-7962-ga.18161.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 21 Jul 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 national awards pay tribute to the outstanding work of security officers over the past 12 months</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/securitas-security-services-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Securitas</a> has scooped another personal best at the 2015 <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) Awards.</p> <p>The national awards pay tribute to the outstanding work of security officers over the past 12 months...BSIA honours Robbie Jackson and Christopher Hunt with the Apprentice Installer Awardshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-13174-ga-co-1007-ga-co-1350-ga-co-3753-ga.18163.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-13174-ga-co-1007-ga-co-1350-ga-co-3753-ga.18163.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 20 Jul 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 serve to recognise who represented the commitment of security companies</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> Young apprentices Robbie Jackson and Christopher Hunt were recently presented with prestigious Apprentice Installer Awards 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</a>&nbsp; (BSIA). <p>The apprentices were selected as award winners in recognition of their academic...NEC NeoFace Watch facial recognition system chosen for 14 international airports across Brazilhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2763-ga.18151.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2763-ga.18151.htmlApplications NewsFri, 17 Jul 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>NEC's NeoFace Watch solution enables automatic facial recognition through photos, CCTV images, recorded videos and webcams</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/nec-corporation-of-america.html" class="blue_bold">NEC Corporation</a> recently announced its selection by the Receita Federal (Brazilian National Tax Collection Agency) to provide NeoFace Watch facial recognition technology for 14 international airports throughout Brazil, including the major hub of Governador Andre Franco Montoro International airport (Guarulhos...Biometric security: Growth and challenges in fingerprint technology and new deviceshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-13149-ga-co-11521-ga.18139.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-13149-ga-co-11521-ga.18139.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 15 Jul 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>Biometrics is most useful as an additional <br />level of authentication &mdash; determining that <br />you are who you say you are</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> Over the years, the growth of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/technology-areas/biometrics.html" class="blue_bold">biometric security</a> technology has faced challenges of cost and pushback from users. Prices have been higher than more traditional technologies. In addition, users did not advocate storage of their personal biometric data by employers or the government.<strong> <br /></strong> <p><em>&ldquo;I believe this is changing,&rdquo;</em>...Vanderbilt security management system provides access control at Oregon State Universityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga-co-11605-ga-co-12200-ga.18138.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga-co-11605-ga-co-12200-ga.18138.htmlApplications NewsWed, 15 Jul 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>Oregon State University relies on Vanderbilt&rsquo;s SMS to provide access control for 100,000-square-foot Austin Hall</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/vanderbilt-industries.html" class="blue_bold">Vanderbilt Industries</a>, a global leader in the delivery of innovative, highly reliable technologies that help organisations ensure safety and security, recently announced that Oregon State University relies on Vanderbilt&rsquo;s Security Management System (SMS) to provide access control for its...IFSEC 2015 celebrates another hugely successful yearhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-289-ga-co-12377-ga-co-1645-ga-co-6064-ga-co-8096-ga-co-3045-ga-co-2540-ga.18130.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-289-ga-co-12377-ga-co-1645-ga-co-6064-ga-co-8096-ga-co-3045-ga-co-2540-ga.18130.htmlEvents NewsTue, 14 Jul 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>IFSEC welcomed 23,079 visitors through the doors, increasing attendance by 2% from 2014, driven by UK attendees</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/ifsec-2015.html" class="blue_bold">IFSEC International 2015</a>, organised by <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/united-business-media-limited.html" class="blue_bold">UBM EMEA</a>, is pleased to announce another hugely successful year for Europe&rsquo;s largest security event. Running from 16-18 June at ExCeL London,...Access control solutions provider PCSC announces strategic partnership with INEX/ZAMIRhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2871-ga-co-1284-ga.18128.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2871-ga-co-1284-ga.18128.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 14 Jul 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>This partnership allows the collaboration between two companies&rsquo; products, development and further integration</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/pcsc.html" class="blue_bold">PCSC</a>, a designer and manufacturer of quality access control solutions confirms that it has entered into a strategic partnership with <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/inex-technologies-llc.html" class="blue_bold">INEX/ZAMIR</a> , a leading provider of ALPR...Axis Communications becomes ASSA ABLOY’s official Aperio integratorhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9787-ga-co-227-ga-co-823-ga.18120.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9787-ga-co-227-ga-co-823-ga.18120.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 13 Jul 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>The Aperio&reg; integration brings latest wireless access control technology to AXIS A1001 Network Door Controller</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/assa-abloy-emea.html" class="blue_bold">ASSA ABLOY</a> have sealed another major access control partnership. Across Europe, around 70 percent of the access control OEM market has integrated at least one ASSA ABLOY component. The latest is the global market leader in network video <a...fleaPower option available on all Farpointe data proximity and smartcard readershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10638-ga-co-2736-ga-npr.18115.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10638-ga-co-2736-ga-npr.18115.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 13 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Farpointe Data, a DORMA Group Company, the access control industry's trusted global partner for RFID solutions, recently announced that companies using access control readers with Farpointe's fleaPower option can expect long term energy savings. The fleaPower option is available on all Farpointe Data proximity and smartcard readers. This eco-friendly technology cuts energy costs and is an easy addition to any company's green initiative. In emergency power situations, proximity readers using the fleaPower option reduce average current draw by as much as 50 percent, providing significantly longer up-times with their back-up batteries.</p> <p><strong>Farpointe fleaPower</strong> <strong>option</strong></p> <p><em>"Being focused on the electronic access control market, we know that security managers, just like every other department head, are being asked to squeeze every speck of cost out of their budgets,"</em> points out Scott Lindley, Fairpointe Data president. <em>"Many...ISONAS moves corporate headquarters to bigger facilityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6100-ga.18104.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6100-ga.18104.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 10 Jul 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>The new office space gives ISONAS the opportunity to continue its growth path and expand its workforce</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/isonas-security-systems-inc.html" class="blue_bold">ISONAS Inc</a>., a leading pure IP access control system manufacturer, recently announced that the company has moved its corporate headquarters to a larger facility on July 1st. The new office space gives ISONAS the opportunity to continue its growth path and expand its workforce. ISONAS will now be able to...Open Options promotes key management personnel, expands sales teamhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5961-ga-co-12361-ga-co-2293-ga-co-2785-ga-co-10314-ga-co-3481-ga.18103.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5961-ga-co-12361-ga-co-2293-ga-co-2785-ga-co-10314-ga-co-3481-ga.18103.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 10 Jul 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>Open Options makes key appointments to accommodate continued growth in the competitive security market</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>, the open architecture leader in access control, has promoted key management personnel and has added new team members to accommodate continued growth and success in the competitive security market.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Open Options has changed dramatically over the last 18 years and we have positioned ourselves in the access control market for strong...SALTO contactless RFID solution helps secure Bunbury Catholic Collegehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3322-ga-co-12294-ga.18097.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3322-ga-co-12294-ga.18097.htmlApplications NewsThu, 09 Jul 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 7px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>SALTO Systems provide everything the college wanted, and offered the best return on investment (ROI)</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Bunbury Catholic College is proud of its status as one of the leading co-educational high schools in Western Australia, and comes from the Marist and Mercy orders and formed after the amalgamation of St Francis Xavier&rsquo;s College (Marist Brothers) and St Josephs College (Mercy Sisters) in 1973.</p> <p>Today the College continues this tradition to provide a catholic secondary...Iris ID time and attendance solution for sugar mill in El Salvadorhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2282-ga-co-9712-ga.18093.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2282-ga-co-9712-ga.18093.htmlApplications NewsThu, 09 Jul 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>iCAM7100 time and attendance solution identifies employees based on the unique characteristics of the iris</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/iris-id-systems-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Iris ID</a>, a leading provider of iris biometric technology, recently announced its iCAM7100 time and attendance solution has been installed at the Ingenio Azucarero Injiboa sugar mill, in San Vicente, El Salvador. The privately owned company is one of the Central American country&rsquo;s...