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 2015 Thu, 29 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT Thu, 29 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT Access control keeps schools safehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12621-ga.16389.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12621-ga.16389.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 29 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 223px; height: 310px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Schools are beefing up their security, with access control their go-to technology</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Schools are back in session after the winter break, but security is a 24/7 matter any time of year.<strong> </strong>K-12 and upper education are on high alert, dealing with increased incidents of violence, crime and vandalism. <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/product-categories/access-control.html" class="blue_bold">Access control</a> is often the chosen technology of this vertical market, pairing well with <a...IP Solutions provide multiple layers of access control at transit hubshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.16122.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.16122.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 29 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table class="smalltxt" style="width: 257px; height: 299px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> Airports, metro systems and other transportation centres must deploy multiple layers of access control for restricted areas. They need solutions that can accommodate high-volume traffic. Each transportation application has unique requirements, from systems that enable the use of multiple types of credentials on one reader, to <span class="blue_bold"></span>reader options designed to match specific risk levels by incorporating PIN and biometric verification for higher security. <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/hid-global.html" class="blue_bold">HID Global&rsquo;s</a> IP-based networked access solutions deliver security in the...Identiv partners with CCV Deutschland to develop contactless payment solutionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5790-ga.16363.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5790-ga.16363.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 28 Jan 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>CCV used Identiv Labs to design, develop, and produce a family of network-connected frontend contactless readers</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/identive-group.html" class="blue_bold">Identiv, Inc.</a>, a global security technology company that provides trusted identity solutions for premises, information, and everyday items, recently announced that CCV Deutschland, a German provider of electronic payment products and electronic payment processing, has partnered with...Digital Monitoring Products names Reece Tarwater as Dealer Development Manager for Texas regionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2673-ga.16357.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2673-ga.16357.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 28 Jan 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>Reece will be responsible for developing new sales and providing ongoing service to DMP authorised dealers</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/digital-monitoring-products-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Digital Monitoring Products</a> (DMP) has named Reece Tarwater as the Dealer Development Manager in the company&rsquo;s Texas Region. He will be responsible for developing new sales and providing ongoing service to DMP authorised dealers throughout the state, helping them...ASSA ABLOY expands profile in Middle East following successful involvement at Intersec 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9787-ga.16342.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9787-ga.16342.htmlEvents NewsTue, 27 Jan 2015 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 most requested ASSA ABLOY products at Intersec were wireless technologies SMARTair&trade; and Aperio&reg;. SMARTair&trade;</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Successful involvement at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/intersec-dubai-2015.html" class="blue_bold">Intersec 2015</a> saw <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/assa-abloy-emea.html" class="blue_bold">ASSA ABLOY</a> further expand its profile in the fast-growing Middle East market. ASSA ABLOY demonstrated key wireless access products..."New" PPM looking to unify software solutions for securityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12604-ga-co-4267-ga-sb.16321.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12604-ga-co-4267-ga-sb.16321.htmlSecurity BeatFri, 23 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Klass Software&rsquo;s acquisition of incident management software company <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/ppm-2000-inc.html" class="blue_bold">PPM 2000</a> is the first step in an evolution to build a broad, unified software solution to manage multiple aspects of the security function. In buying PPM, Klass sought to obtain <em>&ldquo;a very good platform business and grow it with the existing team,&rdquo;</em><em> </em>says Will Anderson, CEO of Klass Software (and now CEO of PPM). He sees expansion and enhancement of PPM as a &ldquo;long-term project,&rdquo; maybe 10 years.</p> <p>Klass Software is the acquisition group of Klass Capital, an enterprise software growth equity fund headquartered in Toronto. The acquired company will continue to operate as PPM, and the head office will remain in Edmonton, Alberta.</p> <p>Anderson says software related to the security market &ldquo;looks a little unconsolidated to us.&rdquo; Over time, he foresees...IP security solutions provider Genetec to support new Microsoft Cloud for Governmenthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2566-ga.16291.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2566-ga.16291.htmlEvents NewsThu, 22 Jan 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>Genetec will discuss its hybrid-cloud solutions at the upcoming TechSolutions conference</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/genetec-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Genetec</a>&trade;, a leading provider of unified IP security solutions recently announced it will support the newly introduced Microsoft Cloud for Government. This new government-community cloud enables U.S. federal agencies and state and local governments to leverage Genetec cloud services, including Security Centre Cloud Archives, with the...Maxxess unveiled its ambit cloud-based enterprise workforce management solution at Intersec 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5478-ga-co-9972-ga.16265.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5478-ga-co-9972-ga.16265.htmlEvents NewsWed, 21 Jan 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>ambit uses patented, leading-edge technology, to dramatically increase the coverage of traditional security systems</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/maxxess-systems-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Maxxess</a>, a corporation recognised for its access control technology and extensive integration capabilities, unveiled its ground-breaking cloud-based enterprise workforce management solution ambit at <a...LEGIC IDConnect product on show at Omnicard 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1040-ga.16259.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1040-ga.16259.htmlEvents NewsWed, 21 Jan 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>LEGIC IDConnect convinces with its extensive openness and platform independence</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>From January 20 - 22, 2015 <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/legic-identsystems-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">LEGIC</a> takes part at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/omnicard-2015.html" class="blue_bold">Omnicard 2015</a> in Berlin and presents its latest product in the portfolio! &nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>New service LEGIC IDConnect</p> <p>LEGIC Identsystems Ltd launched in September 2014 its new Trusted Service...Galaxy Control Systems demonstrates unique capabilities of its access control benefits for education at Intersec Dubai 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2813-ga.16264.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2813-ga.16264.htmlEvents NewsTue, 20 Jan 2015 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>System Galaxy helps maintain awareness of student movement around the facility, and improve overall security</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>At this year&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/intersec-dubai-2015.html" class="blue_bold">Intersec</a> trade show and convention, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/galaxy-control-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Galaxy Control Systems </a>is featuring the unique capabilities of its powerful access control software platform...Access control solutions provider Open Options completes website redesignhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2785-ga.16249.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2785-ga.16249.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 19 Jan 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>The new site offers the latest information on Open Options&rsquo; software, video, lock, card, and reader integrations</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p class="BodyA"><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 upgraded the company website in a complete redesign which is now available at www.ooaccesscontrol.com.</p> <p class="BodyA">The new site offers the latest information on Open Options&rsquo; award-winning, open-architecture DNA Fusion access control...SALTO and Maxxess announce strategic partnershiphttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9972-ga-co-3322-ga.16247.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9972-ga-co-3322-ga.16247.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 19 Jan 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>The collaboration brings together SVN with eFusion to deliver an integrated platform for managing access points</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/salto-systems.html" class="blue_bold">SALTO Systems</a>, world leaders in wire-free and wireless access control technology, and <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/maxxess-systems-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Maxxess</a>, a U.S.-based, global corporation...IHS forecasts Indian market for video surveillance equipment to grow over the next five yearshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9385-ga.16230.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9385-ga.16230.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 19 Jan 2015 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 market is forecast to almost double in size between 2013 and 2018</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The Indian market for video surveillance equipment exceeded $300 million for the first time in 2013 and is forecast to grow at an increasing rate over the next five years. This is according to a recently published report by <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/ihs-inc.html" class="blue_bold">IHS</a> Inc. entitled <em>&ldquo;The Indian Market for CCTV and Video Surveillance Equipment&rdquo;.</em></p> <p>Much of the market growth is forecast to come from increased government spending. In...Integrated security solutions manufacturer TDSi sponsors Parkstone Grammar School team in Greenpower scheme final at Goodwoodhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-268-ga-co-1645-ga.16228.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-268-ga-co-1645-ga.16228.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 15 Jan 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>TDSi sponsored the "Speedwell" team due to involvement of Rachel Little, daughter of Greg Little, Sales Support &amp; Estimator at the company</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Pupils from Parkstone Grammar School in Poole have taken part in the final of the Greenpower scheme, which was held at the world-famous Goodwood Motor Circuit, with the help of sponsorship from local integrated security solutions manufacturer <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/tdsi.html" class="blue_bold">TDSi</a> and technical assistance from engineers at <a...IHS report indicates global video surveillance industry to grow by more than 10 percent in 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9385-ga.16225.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9385-ga.16225.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 15 Jan 2015 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>By 2018, worldwide revenue will reach a projected $23.6 billion</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The global market for video surveillance equipment was worth an estimated $15.0 billion by the end of 2014, up from $13.5 billion in 2013. By 2018, worldwide revenue will reach a projected $23.6 billion, as shown in the attached figure, equivalent to a five-year compound annual growth rate of 12 percent.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;The year 2014 has been one of the most interesting&mdash;and disruptive&mdash;in recent memory for both the professional and consumer video surveillance...ASSA ABLOY to exhibit latest wireless access control innovations at Intersec Dubai 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10793-ga-co-8519-ga-co-2813-ga-co-723-ga-co-2566-ga-co-11441-ga-co-4108-ga-co-1908-ga-co-2916-ga-co-9826-ga-co-1645-ga-co-11442-ga-co-8421-ga-co-9787-ga.16210.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10793-ga-co-8519-ga-co-2813-ga-co-723-ga-co-2566-ga-co-11441-ga-co-4108-ga-co-1908-ga-co-2916-ga-co-9826-ga-co-1645-ga-co-11442-ga-co-8421-ga-co-9787-ga.16210.htmlEvents NewsWed, 14 Jan 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>Wireless access control from Aperio, SMARTair and CLIQ will take centre-stage at the event</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The global leader in door opening solutions, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/assa-abloy-emea.html" class="blue_bold">ASSA ABLOY</a>, will be exhibiting the latest wireless access control innovations from Aperio&reg;, <a...Viscount Systems receives third U.S. patent for its Freedom access control solutionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3077-ga.16209.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3077-ga.16209.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 14 Jan 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 new patent marks a significant advance in how access control systems can provide value during an emergency</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/viscount-systems-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Viscount Systems</a>, a leading provider of IT-based security software and services, has been awarded its third U.S. patent for its Freedom Access Control solution, building on the technology&rsquo;s already strong intellectual property foundation. U.S. Patent 8907763 B2 outlines the system and method for...CriticalArc’s SafeZone helps provide round-the-clock safety reassurance to students and staff at the University of Yorkhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12056-ga.16206.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12056-ga.16206.htmlApplications NewsTue, 13 Jan 2015 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 SafeZone system allows security or first aid personnel to pinpoint the location where help is needed</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The University of York launched <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/criticalarc.html" class="blue_bold">CriticalArc</a>&rsquo;s SafeZone on the 8th January to provide round-the-clock safety reassurance to students and staff. York is the first University in the Russell Group to roll out the simple-to-use, free application designed to help those on campus to summon security or safety assistance via their mobile...EOS Innovations President David Lemaitre shares his thoughts on the rapidly growing security robotics markethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12099-ga.16194.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12099-ga.16194.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 12 Jan 2015 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 implementation of security robots does not act as a replacement for human workers or lead to job cuts</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Flourishing and rapidly evolving, the security industry is well suited to adopting new technologies. Companies are increasingly active in looking for advanced methods to protect their high-value goods.</p> <p>To meet this demand, all kinds of innovations have been developed to overcome existing limitations and thereby optimise the work of security professionals. Surveillance cameras are becoming more and...CriticalArc’s SafeZone helps improve safety and security of students and staff at Northumbria Universityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12056-ga.16174.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12056-ga.16174.htmlApplications NewsFri, 09 Jan 2015 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 University selected SafeZone to reduce costs through increasing the efficiency of everyday security operations<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/criticalarc.html" class="blue_bold">CriticalArc</a> recenlty announced that Northumbria University has rolled out its revolutionary distributed command and control solution, SafeZone&trade;.</p> <p>The University selected SafeZone to enhance staff and student safety while reducing costs through increasing the efficiency of everyday security operations...