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, 28 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT Thu, 28 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT EVVA display latest innovations at IFSEC 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11984-ga-co-8096-ga.17717.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11984-ga-co-8096-ga.17717.htmlEvents NewsThu, 28 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 230px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>EVVA will be represented at the IFSEC for the second time</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/ifsec-2015.html" class="blue_bold">IFSEC International</a> is the largest event for the security industry. Exhibitors and the event in general cover products from access control and biometrics to CCTV, intelligent buildings and counter terror. From 16th&ndash;18th of June the IFSEC attracts more than 24.000 visitors and 650 exhibitors from over 100 countries.</p> <p><strong>EVVA&rsquo;s latest...FST Biometrics combines security with conveniencehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7994-ga-co-2173-ga-co-1042-ga-co-8421-ga-sb.17708.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7994-ga-co-2173-ga-co-1042-ga-co-8421-ga-sb.17708.htmlSecurity BeatThu, 28 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Security vigilance can be sporadic at many companies and institutions. Facilities tend to tighten security in the days after a scary event happens or makes headlines, and people are generally tolerant of the associated inconvenience &ndash; for a time. But as memory fades, so too does tolerance for being inconvenienced. We want to be safe, but we also don&rsquo;t want to be bothered. We want a <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/security-systems.html" class="blue_bold">security system</a> that both provides safety and is unobtrusive.</p> <p>Security doesn&rsquo;t have to be inconvenient. That&rsquo;s a core message of FST Biometrics, which leverages multiple technologies to identify people in motion, ensuring non-invasive, seamless security in a variety of environments.</p> <p><strong>&ldquo;In Motion Identification&rdquo;</strong></p> <table style="width: 305px; height: 48px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="right"> <tbody> <tr> <td> <h2><strong><em>FST...TDSi launches EXgarde 4.4 integrated access control solutionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1645-ga-npr.17707.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1645-ga-npr.17707.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 27 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Integrated security manufacturer TDSi is proud to announce the launch of EXgarde 4.4, the latest version of its fully integrated access control solution. Amongst the additions to the new version, 4.4 offers a Tenant Event Split option, Elevator Dispatch facility, integration with SimonsVoss wireless locking solutions, an updated EXtour Module, a security tours function and the new EXgarde Web Interface.</p> <p>EXgarde 4.4 adds considerable additional functionality, as Mike Sussman, Technical Director at TDSi explains, <em>&ldquo;Whilst EXgarde 4.4 shares many functions of previous versions, this latest version has been designed to incorporate a wide array of new features which add useful additional value to what is already a heavily feature-rich and comprehensive security solution.&rdquo;</em></p> <p>Mike continues, <em>&ldquo;The new features are designed for a myriad of uses, from giving landlords greater control over access rights, to ensuring lift systems work in...Nedap welcomes Trinity Fire & Security in UK Channel Partner Programmehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4108-ga-co-12116-ga.17697.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4108-ga-co-12116-ga.17697.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 26 May 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 programme provides Nedap a means for integrators to become accredited to sell and support Nedap solutions</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/nedap-security-management.html" class="blue_bold">Nedap Security Management</a> is proud to announce that <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/trinity-fire-and-security.html" class="blue_bold">Trinity Fire &amp; Security</a> has joined the UK Channel Partner Programme. Nedap has...HID Global’s Denis Hebert quits as President & CEOhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9787-ga-co-823-ga-co-1508-ga.17689.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9787-ga-co-823-ga-co-1508-ga.17689.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 22 May 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></strong><strong></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> Denis H&eacute;bert, president and CEO of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/hid-global.html" class="blue_bold">HID Global</a>, has quietly left the company. There has been no official announcement, and the company has yet to report the change, but H&eacute;bert&rsquo;s LinkedIn account confirms the news. The company&rsquo;s website also now lists Ulf S&ouml;dergren, CTO of parent company <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/assa-abloy.html" class="blue_bold">ASSA ABLOY</a>, as HID&rsquo;s interim CEO.&nbsp; <p>H&eacute;bert, who is chairman-elect of the <a...IFSEC 2015: TDSi's MIFARE and Proximity reader versions to be introducedhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9787-ga-co-1151-ga-co-2966-ga-co-1645-ga-co-1661-ga-co-8096-ga.17685.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9787-ga-co-1151-ga-co-2966-ga-co-1645-ga-co-1661-ga-co-8096-ga.17685.htmlEvents NewsFri, 22 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 66px; height: 295px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The new versions are all compatible with MIFARE Plus and DESFire for added security and flexibility</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Integrated security manufacturer <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/tdsi.html" class="blue_bold">TDSi</a> will be introducing the benefits of its new range of readers to visitors; on stand F1100 at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/ifsec-2015.html" class="blue_bold">IFSEC International 2015</a>. The new range, which includes new versions of its MIFARE and Proximity...ISC West’s Mt. Everest climber witnesses deadly earthquake and avalanchehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10900-ga-co-10905-ga-co-10903-ga-co-3194-ga.17663.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10900-ga-co-10905-ga-co-10903-ga-co-3194-ga.17663.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 22 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>A demonstration of the home automation capabilities of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/z-wave-alliance.html" class="blue_bold">Z-Wave</a> wireless transmission &ndash; controlling a coffee maker from the Mt. Everest base camp &ndash; came off without a hitch at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/isc-west-2015.html" class="blue_bold">ISC West</a>. A few days later, however, the veteran climber involved in the stunt got a first-hand look at the deadly 7.8 earthquake in Katmandu and the resulting avalanche.</p> <p>The adventurer, Mariusz Malkowski, began his love of climbing in his native Poland while in early high school. <em>&ldquo;I would go on an 8-hour train ride alone,&rdquo;</em> he says, <em>&ldquo;sometimes not telling my parents that I was climbing a mountain.&rdquo;&nbsp; </em></p> <strong>Z-Wave wireless transmission technology</strong> <p>That independent spirit took courage and persistence, qualities...IFSEC 2015 keeps security industry abreast with latest technologies & developmentshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-13005-ga-co-289-ga-co-6632-ga-co-478-ga-co-645-ga-co-13006-ga-co-9267-ga-co-1229-ga-co-1277-ga-co-1403-ga-co-12377-ga-co-1546-ga-co-3289-ga-co-8096-ga-co-3045-ga-co-2540-ga.17680.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-13005-ga-co-289-ga-co-6632-ga-co-478-ga-co-645-ga-co-13006-ga-co-9267-ga-co-1229-ga-co-1277-ga-co-1403-ga-co-12377-ga-co-1546-ga-co-3289-ga-co-8096-ga-co-3045-ga-co-2540-ga.17680.htmlEvents NewsThu, 21 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 230px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>IFSEC International will launch a brand new zone within the show - Innovation Arena</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> 2015 has already seen major incidences that have tested the security industry across the globe and as threats continue to evolve <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/ifsec-2015.html" class="blue_bold">IFSEC International</a>has a crucial part to play in keeping the industry abreast of the latest technologies, developments and best practices. Taking place at ExCeL London IFSEC International 2015 will run...ASSA ABLOY partner ACS to exhibit SOAA-compatible Aperio offline locks integrated with PLAN access control system at IFSEC 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10793-ga-co-9787-ga-co-4108-ga-co-8096-ga.17673.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10793-ga-co-9787-ga-co-4108-ga-co-8096-ga.17673.htmlEvents NewsThu, 21 May 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>Aperio Offline cylinders and escutcheons with MIFARE Classic and MIFARE DESFire RFID readers now support SOAA</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>As the technology behind wireless locks becomes faster and more widespread, customers need to know their locks are future-proofed and compatible. That&rsquo;s why leaders in the access control industry developed the Standard Offline Access Application (SOAA) for battery-powered locks. <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/assa-abloy-emea.html" class="blue_bold">ASSA ABLOY</a>&rsquo;s...Honeywell launches Command and Control Suite - smart building technologyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2173-ga-npr.17668.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2173-ga-npr.17668.htmlNew Product ReleasesThu, 21 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Honeywell today announced the next generation of smart building technology, Command and Control Suite, which turns complex facility data into recommendations and easy-to-implement changes that help boost business outcomes &mdash; lowering costs, minimising risk and reducing downtime.</p> <p>By combining intelligent automation, advanced analytics and visualisation with the simplified user experience of today&rsquo;s home and mobile electronics, Command and Control Suite links building automation and the enterprise. It provides a holistic view of a connected building&rsquo;s video feeds, access control and fire alarms, for example, and pulls in relevant information from human resource applications. Integrating data from these disparate systems could help security personnel track occupants and make sure they exit the facility in the event of an evacuation, improving employee safety.</p> <p>Investing in this type of smart building technology typically pays for itself within one or...Long range identification - 3rd major contactless access controlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2736-ga-co-3194-ga.17667.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2736-ga-co-3194-ga.17667.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 21 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 164px; height: 296px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Recently there has been great interest in long range reading (433 MHz technology)</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>For the last two decades, the primary contactless technology used in <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/product-categories/access-control.html" class="blue_bold">access control systems</a> has been the proximity card (125 kHz technology). In the last decade, proximity cards have been augmented by the smart card (13.56 MHz technology). And that's the way it has been...SureView receives OnGuard version 7.0 factory certificationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1042-ga-co-6026-ga-npr.17648.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1042-ga-co-6026-ga-npr.17648.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 19 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>SureView Systems, a global provider of commercial central station and enterprise command center software, announced recently that it has received Lenel factory certification for the latest version of OnGuard access control software, version 7.0, through the Lenel OpenAccess Alliance Program (OAAP). SureView&rsquo;s Immix&reg; central station and command center software platforms interface with the OnGuard system to help end users gain a high level of situational awareness to enhance security.</p> <p><strong>Ability to conduct event management with OnGuard </strong></p> <p>SureView Systems has been a member of the Lenel OAAP since October 2006, and this latest evolution helps build on SureView&rsquo;s offerings to OnGuard system users. This new interface gives SureView the ability to conduct event management with the OnGuard system, as well as bring together customers&rsquo; disparate security systems to be managed on a single, cloud-based platform.</p> <p><em>&ldquo;SureView...Speakers confirmed for Tavcom Training Theatre at IFSEC 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4351-ga-co-1640-ga-co-8096-ga.17641.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4351-ga-co-1640-ga-co-8096-ga.17641.htmlEvents NewsTue, 19 May 2015 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"> <p><strong>Tavcom is ideally placed to provide visitors with an overview of the important issues impacting on the electronic security world</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/tavcom-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Tavcom</a> has announced the confirmed line-up of speakers who will be sharing their knowledge and expertise at the Tavcom Training Theatre during this year&rsquo;s <a...Sensor Access launches Vantage Point access control solutionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9215-ga-npr.17636.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9215-ga-npr.17636.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 18 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Sensor Access is proud to launch the Vantage Point access control solution to the market.</p> <p>Vantage Point software has been built utilising the latest software development tools. It has been designed with a simple and intuitive user experience in mind. Utilising Microsofts' .NET 4Framework and using SQL 2012 ensures a high performance, stable and scalable system that one can rely on.</p> <p><strong>High end specifications</strong></p> <p>The controllers feature high end specifications with adapted high speed encrypted data communication and on - board web interface.</p> <p>This entire high end, user friendly features are available from Sensor Access Technology at a cost that will offer users the completive edge on any open tender.</p> <p><strong>Key features</strong></p> <ul> <li>Auto detect controllers and readers</li> <li>Quick set up utility</li> <li>SQL Database as standard</li> <li>Batch modification of cardholders</li> <li>100,000 card holders</li>...Matrix COSEC Time-Attendance software centrally manages Rottapharm’s Thailand research laboratoryhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10086-ga-co-12979-ga.17629.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10086-ga-co-12979-ga.17629.htmlApplications NewsMon, 18 May 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>Matrix COSEC DOOR PVR, a palm vein based door controller for attendance marking was also installed at the laboratory</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Introduction</strong>:</p> <p>Started in 1961, Rottapharm is present in 90 countries worldwide with more than 1800 employees in the field of consumer healthcare products, reimbursed prescription products and natural extracts. For its Thailand based research laboratory, they were facing issue of long fingerprint identification and verification time. This was resulting...CEM announces winners of Business Partner of the Year Awards 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3739-ga-co-386-ga-co-8864-ga-co-7962-ga-co-8421-ga.17621.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3739-ga-co-386-ga-co-8864-ga-co-7962-ga-co-8421-ga.17621.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 15 May 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 honours its EMEA business partners for their high levels of sales and significant project wins in their respective regions<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/cem-systems-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">CEM Systems</a>, part of the Security Products business unit of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/tyco-security-products.html" class="blue_bold">Tyco</a>, is pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 CEM...LEGIC, RTM Systems announce partnershiphttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1040-ga-co-12948-ga.17573.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1040-ga-co-12948-ga.17573.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 11 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 231px; height: 279px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Secure &amp; technology-independent LEGIC 4000 series will be fitted into RTM Systems&rsquo; scanners</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The Swiss technology company, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/rtm-systems-ag.html" class="blue_bold">RTM Systems AG</a> focuses on long-term partnerships. It has now entered into such a partnership with <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/legic-identsystems-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">LEGIC</a>. The secure and technology-independent...PSIA demonstrates PLAI profile at ISC West 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga-co-723-ga-co-9450-ga-co-1042-ga-co-11899-ga-co-1908-ga-co-7919-ga-co-2283-ga-co-3194-ga.17566.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga-co-723-ga-co-9450-ga-co-1042-ga-co-11899-ga-co-1908-ga-co-7919-ga-co-2283-ga-co-3194-ga.17566.htmlEvents NewsMon, 11 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 170px; height: 306px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>PLAI provides a common platform that allows different PACs systems to communicate and effectively synchronise identities</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/physical-security-interoperability-alliance-psia.html" class="blue_bold">Physical Security Interoperability Alliance</a> (PSIA) continued to build momentum in its efforts to develop specifications to support interoperability at <a...AMAG Symmetry CONNECT enterprise-wide software platformhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-npr.17560.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-npr.17560.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 11 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>AMAG Technology, a leading provider of access control, video management and end-to-end security management solutions, announces the release of Symmetry CONNECT&trade;, a policy-based platform providing safety, security and risk management capabilities for organisations demanding a process and policy based approach to managing all their enterprise security functions. Symmetry CONNECT allows organisations to build sustainable policies and automate manual disjointed procedures reducing errors and minimising risks. In addition, Symmetry CONNECT helps ensure compliance by meeting industry specific audit reporting requirements and by providing a platform that eliminates mistakes and delivers an end-to-end solution. Five modules provide an effective solution to help users operationalise their business.</p> <p>&ldquo;Symmetry CONNECT combines solutions for access control, video management, compliance and monitoring and offers a modular approach to meeting those challenges,&rdquo; said...SALTO to present access control products and technologies at IFSEC 2015 in Londonhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3322-ga-co-8096-ga.17556.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3322-ga-co-8096-ga.17556.htmlEvents NewsSat, 09 May 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>SALTO to ehibit its range of readers, controllers, and GEO cylinders at the event</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/salto-systems.html" class="blue_bold">SALTO</a> is excited to present at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/ifsec-2015.html" class="blue_bold">IFSEC 2015</a>&ndash; on stand G1800 - a comprehensive new range of access control products and technologies that offer unrivalled usability, capability and flexibility.</p> <p><strong>New range includes both...