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 Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT HID Global's IdenTrust achieves PIV-I Assurance levels with IGC PKI certificatehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga-co-11526-ga.15592.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga-co-11526-ga.15592.htmlEvents NewsFri, 31 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>IGC PKI certificate includes both certificate for identity authentication and digital signing and certificate for encryption</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/identrust-inc.html" class="blue_bold">IdenTrust</a>&reg; (part of <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 achieved U.S. Federal Bridge Authority (US FBCA) cross-certification...Identiv CEO Jason Hart to lead speaker session at Cartes Secure Connexions 2014 in Parishttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5790-ga.15578.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5790-ga.15578.htmlEvents NewsThu, 30 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 presentation will take place at Paris Nord Villepinte Exhibition in Paris, France</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/identive-group.html" class="blue_bold">Identiv</a>, a global security technology company that provides trusted identity solutions for premises, information, and everyday items, recently announced that Jason Hart, Identiv CEO, will lead a speaker session at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/cartes-secure-connexions-2014.html"...TDSi welcomes Thomas Bird as Graduate Software Developer and Kevan Fry as Senior Technical Support Engineerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1645-ga.15577.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1645-ga.15577.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 30 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>This latest round of TDSi appointments follows an impressive set of recent recruitments across the company</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> announces the appointment of its new Graduate Software Developer; Thomas Bird and Senior Export Technical Support Engineer; Kevan Fry.</p> <p>Reflecting on the appointments, John Davies, Managing Director of TDSi commented<em>, &ldquo;Software has rapidly become an essential facet of any security provider&rsquo;s offering and...How cybersecurity impacts the physical security worldhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-289-ga-co-2293-ga-co-3292-ga.15572.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-289-ga-co-2293-ga-co-3292-ga.15572.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 29 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 89px; height: 299px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Cybersecurity is a critically important aspect in today&rsquo;s increasingly IP-driven world of physical security</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <strong><em>The physical security market tends to dismiss issues of cybersecurity as outside its area of expertise, but cyber-threats are a problem that has been ignored for too long. The fact is, cybersecurity is a critically important aspect of the systems our industry provides in the increasingly IP-driven world of physical security. </em></strong> <p>And...HID Global and Datawatch Systems create demonstration suite to showcase mobile access control capabilitieshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11446-ga-co-823-ga.15557.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11446-ga-co-823-ga.15557.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 28 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 67px; height: 267px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>HID Global&rsquo;s mobile-enabled iCLASS SE&reg; readers have been deployed for access to the suite</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 has worked with<a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/datawatch-systems.html" class="blue_bold"> Datawatch Systems&reg;, Inc.</a>, an HID Advantage Gold Partner and industry...Southwest Microwave expands Software Development Kit with addition of Remote Polling Module II SDKhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1579-ga-npr.15554.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1579-ga-npr.15554.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 28 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Southwest Microwave has expanded the Software Development Kit (SDK) options for its INTREPID&trade; Series II perimeter intrusion detection systems (PIDS) with the addition of the Remote Polling Module II (RPM II) SDK. The RPM II package, consisting of an IP-based application layer protocol and accompanying system control hardware module, provides simplified high-level interface between third-party physical security information management (PSIM) or surveillance systems and INTREPID&trade; detection technologies.</p> <p>The RPM II SDK addresses the PIDS integration requirements of network-based large or multi-site facilities, enabling plug-and-play deployment, control and monitoring of the INTREPID&trade; MicroPoint&trade; II fence detection system, MicroTrack&trade; II buried cable detection system and MicroWave 330 digital microwave link through a user&rsquo;s security management or surveillance platform.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;Southwest Microwave&rsquo;s scalable SDK resources,...SALTO Systems USA demonstrates NFC solutions at ASIS International 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3322-ga.15549.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3322-ga.15549.htmlEvents NewsMon, 27 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 19px; height: 267px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>SALTO Systems USA also displayed the SALTO XS4 electronic locker lock at the event</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Held at the Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta GA, Sept 29 - Oct 2, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/salto-systems.html" class="blue_bold">SALTO Systems USA</a> demonstrated its class leading NFC (Near Field Communications) solutions, its RFID wireless products for Residential, Healthcare and Education applications, SALLIS wireless technology for integrations and Clay&trade; SALTO&rsquo;s new secure cloud based...iOmniscient and CISCO provide Facial Recognition System to University of San Franciscohttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-420-ga-co-1880-ga.15534.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-420-ga-co-1880-ga.15534.htmlApplications NewsThu, 23 Oct 2014 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>iOmniscient&rsquo;s Facial Recognition<br />System&nbsp;</strong><strong>can recognise multiple faces<br />in&nbsp;</strong><strong>crowded and uncontrolled scenes</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/iomniscient.html" class="blue_bold">iOmniscient</a> has successfully installed its Facial Recognition Software in conjunction with <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/cisco-systems-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Cisco</a>&rsquo;s Video Management platform at the University of San Francisco, California, to improve physical security in residence halls.</p>...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...HID completes second successful mobile access control pilot with RFI Communications & Security Systemshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-823-ga-co-9647-ga-npr.15462.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-823-ga-co-9647-ga-npr.15462.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 17 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>HID Global&reg;, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, recently announced that it has completed its second successful mobile access control pilot with RFI Communications &amp; Security Systems at Netflix&reg;, the world's leading Internet subscription service for enjoying TV series and films. For the latest project, pilot participants used the HID Mobile Access&reg; solution on a variety of Samsung and Apple smartphones with Bluetooth Smart communications channels, and utilised HID Global&rsquo;s patented &ldquo;<em>Twist and Go&rdquo;</em> gesture technology as a new, more convenient way to open doors.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;We were pleased with the results of our initial pilot in 2012 with HID Global and RFI, which validated the benefits of mobile access control for physical enterprise security,&rdquo;</em> said Amy Dee, director of procurement and facilities with Netflix. <em>&ldquo;Our latest 2014 project really illustrates how far mobile access control has come over...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...