SourceSecurity.com RSS - Access control software news SourceSecurity.com RSS - Access control software news from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/pc/software.2.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2014 Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT Corporate data security and access control needs evolving with growth of BYOD and cloud applicationshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.14606.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.14606.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 24 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 215px; height: 249px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p class="BodyText1"><strong><em>Applications </em></strong><strong><em>that reside in the cloud offer enterprises previously unavailable levels of agility, productivity and vital flexibility &ndash; all at a crucially lower cost than ever before. However, </em></strong><strong><em>with many enterprise cloud deployments now successfully up and running, plus the integration of the Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD) culture into the workplace, the complex issue of data security and access control have leapt to the fore.&nbsp;</em></strong><strong><em>Ian Lowe, S</em></strong><strong><em>enior Product Marketing Manager,...Mul-T-Lock SMARTair™ electronic handle sets installed at The Glen Mona and The Rosslyn hotels in Douglas, Isle of Manhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6308-ga.14637.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6308-ga.14637.htmlApplications NewsWed, 23 Jul 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>HQ Bar upgraded from mechanical to </strong><strong>Mul-T-Lock SMARTair </strong><strong>across all rooms and facilities</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/mul-t-lock-technologies-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Mul-T-Lock</a>&rsquo;s innovative SMARTair&trade; electronic handle sets have proven such a popular security upgrade at The Mereside Hotel in Douglas that the system is now also being installed at the HQ Bar &amp; Restaurant&rsquo;s two other four star independent hotels, The Glen Mona...Suprema introduces fingerprint scanner SDK on Android for use with BioMini Slimhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2366-ga-npr.14629.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2366-ga-npr.14629.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 22 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Suprema, Inc., a leading global provider of technology in biometrics and identification, has announced the launch of a fingerprint scanner software development kit (SDK) for Android operating system (OS).<br /><br /><span style="font-size: 12px;">The new SDK is specially designed for use with Suprema&rsquo;s latest fingerprint scanner, the BioMini Slim. It assures the same powerful performance as the test-proven SDK for desktop computers. For instance, like the SDK for desktop computers, the SDK for Android also enables mobile devices to capture fingerprints under harsh environmental conditions as well as direct sunlight of up to 100,000 LUX.<br /><br /></span><span style="font-size: 12px;">With a high speed of 15fps (frames per second), the new SDK supports a &lsquo;Live Preview&rsquo; in the verification process, designed to make BioMini Slim apply to an even wider range of applications. Suprema is the first to provide a &lsquo;Live Preview&rsquo; function on mobile devices in...HID Global supplies ActivID® CMS to Eid Passport’s latest Interoperable (PIV-I) managed servicehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12141-ga-co-823-ga.14620.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12141-ga-co-823-ga.14620.htmlApplications NewsTue, 22 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 5px; height: 248px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Provisioning the cards using HID Global&rsquo;s ActivID CMS makes it easy to define and apply policies to manage data</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 teamed with <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/eid-passport.html" class="blue_bold">Eid Passport</a>&reg;, Inc., a market leader in high-assurance identity management...IndigoVision Lenel Integration Module enhanced to allow seamless two-way communication of alarms and eventshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-882-ga-co-1042-ga-npr.14615.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-882-ga-co-1042-ga-npr.14615.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 22 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>The IndigoVision Lenel Integration Module has been upgraded to allow seamless two-way communication of alarms and events between the Lenel access control system and IndigoVision's Complete IP Video Security Solution.</p> <p>Live video, move PTZ cameras, start recordings and send notification emails can all be triggered automatically in IndigoVision's Control Center software from events generated in the Lenel OnGuard system.</p> <p>Additionally, relays in IndigoVision&rsquo;s Control Center software can now be used to perform actions such as locking or unlocking doors in the Lenel system. This allows for a fully integrated solution between both systems, dramatically improving operator response time.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>HID Global ActivID DisplayCard Tokens deployed at mBank in Poland for secure internet and mobile bankinghttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.14597.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.14597.htmlApplications NewsFri, 18 Jul 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>HID&rsquo;s ActivID token has enabled mBank to offer its corporate banking customers a customised authentication solution</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 mBank, a leading Polish Bank (owned by Commerzbank), has successfully deployed HID Global&rsquo;s ActivID&reg; DisplayCard Tokens. The tokens provide mBank&rsquo;s...British Security Industry Association (BSIA) presents award to a cash-in-transit courier guard for braveryhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga.14593.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga.14593.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 17 Jul 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>Nick was presented with a Special Award for Outstanding Service during BSIA&rsquo;s Annual Luncheon</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>A security guard has been presented with a prestigious award from 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> for his immense bravery following an incident where he was attacked on shift while on duty as a cash-in-transit courier.</p> <p>Nick Lyons has been working as part of a...Bosch integrated security system provided for China Minsheng Bank’s headquarters in Shunyi New Town, Beijinghttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-289-ga.14590.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-289-ga.14590.htmlApplications NewsThu, 17 Jul 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 system designed around Bosch&rsquo;s BIS, serves as central integration and management platform for wide variety of security solutions</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/bosch-security-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Bosch Security Systems</a> has delivered a comprehensive and integrated security system for the headquarters of China Minsheng Bank in Shunyi New Town, Beijing. The solution comprises video surveillance, intrusion detection,...BSIA chairman Pauline Norstrom recognises contribution of individuals and organisations to its ongoing successhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-309-ga-co-512-ga-co-625-ga-co-7962-ga.14587.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-309-ga-co-512-ga-co-625-ga-co-7962-ga.14587.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 17 Jul 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>BSIA's chairman&nbsp;Pauline Norstrom selected winners from various cateogries</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Newly-elected Chairman of 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>, Pauline Norstrom, has personally recognised the significant contributions made by five individuals and organisations to the ongoing success of the UK&rsquo;s private security industry.</p> <p>Presenting the annual...FST Biometrics receives factory certification from Lenel Systemshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7994-ga-co-1042-ga-npr.14582.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7994-ga-co-1042-ga-npr.14582.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 16 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>FST Biometrics has received factory certification from Lenel Systems International and joined the Lenel OpenAccess Alliance Program (OAAP). FST Biometrics' In Motion Identification&trade; (IMID) software interfaces with the OnGuard&reg; access control system to provide approved users with seamless access at the speed of life.</p> <p>FST Biometrics has completed required Lenel factory testing to validate the functionality of its interface with the OnGuard system. <em>"FST's biometric access solution combines facial recognition and behavioural analytics and is able to identify authorised individuals in motion without the need to stop or slow down,&rdquo;</em> said Gidon Lissai, director of strategic alliances, Lenel. <em>&ldquo;We look forward to FST Biometrics&rsquo; continued involvement in the Lenel OpenAccess Alliance Program.&rdquo;</em></p> <p><em>"FST Biometrics is very pleased to have received Lenel factory certification,"</em> stated Shahar Belkin, FST chief technology...Nedap releases SENSIT Parking License app for easier parking for permit holdershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10238-ga-npr.14566.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10238-ga-npr.14566.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 15 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>To make parking for permit holders much easier, Nedap announces the release of the SENSIT Parking License app. This mobile application is a new innovation related to Nedap&rsquo;s SENSIT system for monitoring real-time usage of individual parking spaces with ground sensors. The SENSIT Parking License app enables fast and easy checking in and out at a parking bay with just one click. Administrators can manage and distribute licenses online efficiently. Nedap has prepared the app for easy integration with third party mobile parking and enforcement applications.</p> <p>Nedap is developer and manufacturer of SENSIT. This technology consists of wireless parking sensors which detect in real-time whether or not a single parking bay is occupied and how long it has been occupied. SENSIT has proven to be an accurate, reliable and robust parking sensor system for on and off street parking situations. Nedap integrates its parking sensor platform with third party systems for parking...Genetec to showcase Security Center, Omnicast, Synergis and AutoVu products at ASIS 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-9380-ga-co-227-ga-co-289-ga-co-2566-ga-co-823-ga-co-6621-ga-co-6080-ga-co-9943-ga-co-3322-ga-co-1437-ga-co-12011-ga-co-1795-ga-co-9935-ga.14530.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-9380-ga-co-227-ga-co-289-ga-co-2566-ga-co-823-ga-co-6621-ga-co-6080-ga-co-9943-ga-co-3322-ga-co-1437-ga-co-12011-ga-co-1795-ga-co-9935-ga.14530.htmlEvents NewsMon, 14 Jul 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></strong><strong>Visitors will be able to see the <br />integration of Security Center with <br />select camera and hardware partners</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/genetec-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Genetec</a> will attend <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/asis-international-2014.html" class="blue_bold">ASIS 2014</a>, booth #311 in Atlanta, Georgia to showcase <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/technical-details/cctv/software.1/software/genetec-security-center.html" class="blue_bold">Security Center</a>, its flagship security platform that unifies video surveillance (<a...IDIS and Maxxess demonstrate powerful video and access control functionality through product integration at IFSEC 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10191-ga-co-9972-ga-co-8096-ga.14522.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10191-ga-co-9972-ga-co-8096-ga.14522.htmlEvents NewsWed, 09 Jul 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>The Maxxess and IDIS solution improves productivity, fills security gaps, and enforces compliance with standard operating procedures</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/idis.html" class="blue_bold">IDIS</a> and <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/maxxess-systems-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Maxxess</a> showcased powerful video and access control functionality on the IDIS stand at this year&rsquo;s <a...Global Gaming Expo Asia 2014 attracts 36 percent more visitors than 2013http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3194-ga.14517.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3194-ga.14517.htmlEvents NewsWed, 09 Jul 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>Global Gaming Expo Asia 2014 saw a record breaking audited attendance of 8,233 daily attendees<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/g2e-asia-2014.html" class="blue_bold">Global Gaming Expo Asia (G2E Asia) 2014</a>, organised by the American Gaming Association (AGA) and <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/reed-exhibitions.html" class="blue_bold">Reed Exhibitions</a>, and held at the Venetian Macao, in Macau, S.A.R., People&rsquo;s Republic of China, 20-22, May was a major success in its eighth year. The event saw a...TDSi's integrated security solutions attract increased visitors at IFSEC 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11099-ga-co-306-ga-co-625-ga-co-755-ga-co-11899-ga-co-7909-ga-co-1151-ga-co-1645-ga-co-1661-ga-co-8096-ga.14506.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11099-ga-co-306-ga-co-625-ga-co-755-ga-co-11899-ga-co-7909-ga-co-1151-ga-co-1645-ga-co-1661-ga-co-8096-ga.14506.htmlEvents NewsTue, 08 Jul 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>IFSEC 2014 offered TDSi the opportunity to engage with more customers and partners<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Integrated security manufacturer <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/tdsi.html" class="blue_bold">TDSi</a> attracted visitors with its powerful integrated security solutions and a new range of readers at the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/ifsec-2014.html" class="blue_bold">IFSEC International 2014</a><span class="blue_bold"> </span>security show &ndash; resulting in higher numbers of visitors...Milestone Systems presents its suite of products alongside camera and solution partners at IFSEC 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2214-ga-co-7931-ga-co-227-ga-co-289-ga-co-8497-ga-co-9514-ga-co-11887-ga-co-3223-ga-co-6100-ga-co-1151-ga-co-2031-ga-co-2803-ga-co-3289-ga-co-8096-ga-co-3329-ga.14498.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2214-ga-co-7931-ga-co-227-ga-co-289-ga-co-8497-ga-co-9514-ga-co-11887-ga-co-3223-ga-co-6100-ga-co-1151-ga-co-2031-ga-co-2803-ga-co-3289-ga-co-8096-ga-co-3329-ga.14498.htmlEvents NewsMon, 07 Jul 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>Milestone Systems showcased its newly announced XProtect&reg; 2014 suite of products at IFSEC 2014 </strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/milestone-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Milestone Systems</a>, the open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), showcased the newly announced <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/new-products/listing/1/technical-details/cctv/software.1/software/milestone-xprotect-2014-cctv-software.html"...Allegion safeguards Europe’s biggest construction project - Crossrailhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga.14488.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga.14488.htmlApplications NewsFri, 04 Jul 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"> <p><strong>The tranche of major contract wins is significant for Allegion, in terms of to work on the highly prestigious Crossrail project</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/allegion-plc.html" class="blue_bold">Allegion</a> (formerly known as Ingersoll Rand Security Technologies) has beat off strong competition to secure contracts totalling &pound;1.25 million, which will see the safety and security specialist provide 600 steel doorsets for Europe&rsquo;s biggest construction...Quintron Systems unveils its latest access control and intrusion detection software AccessNsite version 7.9.4http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2867-ga-npr.14468.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2867-ga-npr.14468.htmlNew Product ReleasesFri, 04 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Quintron Systems, Inc., the recognised leader in advanced interoperable voice systems and physical access control/intrusion detection systems, has released AccessNsite version 7.9.4 to its dealer channel for immediate deployment. The 7.9.4 version of access control and intrusion detection software brings a multitude of new features including enhancements to Escort, Access Level Groups, and native Mercury MPL support.&nbsp; Also, usability enhancements include expanded filtering capabilities, simplifying and speeding up database queries.</p> <p>AccessNsite was written from the ground up as a Java application giving it unlimited system scalability, flexibility, and reliability.&nbsp; With AccessNsite, any facility, from a small business to a large enterprise, can be protected against unauthorised access.&nbsp; Its intuitive user interface makes accessing personnel profiles and setting up permissions, managing alarms and events, and running simple to complex reports easy, even to...Xentry Systems Integration expands its joins PSA Security network to expands its customer basehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12032-ga-co-9725-ga-co-3292-ga-co-12031-ga.14467.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12032-ga-co-9725-ga-co-3292-ga-co-12031-ga.14467.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 03 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 110px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>As a PSA-aligned integration firm, Xentry will gain access to the organisation&rsquo;s purchasing power</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/xentry-systems-integration.html" class="blue_bold">Xentry Systems Integration</a>, a security systems integrator focused on delivering best-in-class security systems and services, has announced that it has joined <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/psa-security-network.html" class="blue_bold">PSA Security Network</a>, the...LEGIC IDConnect brings contactless chip cards to smartphones in Switzerlandhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1040-ga-npr.14466.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1040-ga-npr.14466.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 02 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>Starting in autumn 2014, LEGIC IDConnect offers application providers and integrators the possibility to bring contactless chip cards, e.g. company badges or mobility cards, onto smartphones. In Switzerland, these virtual cards are provided in the Tapit application provided by Swisscom. Apart from Swisscom, Orange and Sunrise will soon support Tapit, too. Thus, Switzerland is the first country worldwide, where a common NFC based platform is supported by all Mobile Network Operators. Due to IDConnect, thousands of applications have immediate access to it.</p> <p>Thanks to LEGIC&rsquo;s new Trusted Service IDConnect, application providers and their customers are able to use different applications on smartphones &ndash; with free choice of one of the three Mobile Network Operators (MNO). All three MNOs in Switzerland will connect to Tapit, to which all LEGIC license partners have access via IDConnect. The support of all leading MNOs in one country is unique in the world and makes...