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 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT CNL Software centralises its IPSecurityCenter™ PSIM sales, delivery and training services to new officehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8497-ga.15152.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8497-ga.15152.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 17 Sep 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>CNL Software will be attending ASIS 2014 with Milestone and Pelco</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/cnl-software.html" class="blue_bold">CNL Software</a>, a world leader in Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) software, is pleased to announce the further development of US operations with the centralisation of its IPSecurityCenter&trade; PSIM sales, delivery and training services to a new office in Ashburn, Virginia, US.</p> <p>Heading up CNL Software&rsquo;s US division is VP...Xentry Systems partners with Ascom to deliver healthcare communications solutions in Greater Ohio regionhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12031-ga.15151.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12031-ga.15151.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 17 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 96px; height: 282px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Xentry is delivering its security and communications portfolio under the new partnership</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 systems integrator focused on delivering best-in-class security solutions and healthcare technologies, recently announced that it has entered into a strategic agreement with Ascom (US) Inc. to streamline delivery of the company&rsquo;s mission...Security Industry Association to present first annual Jay Hauhn excellence in Partnerships Award at SIA Honours Nighthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12262-ga-co-11899-ga-co-1508-ga.15141.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12262-ga-co-11899-ga-co-1508-ga.15141.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 17 Sep 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>SIA will honour two of its members for their contributions to increasing collaboration between SIA</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/security-industry-association.html" class="blue_bold">Security Industry Association</a> (SIA) will present the first annual Jay Hauhn Excellence in Partnerships Award at SIA Honours Night on Nov. 19, 2014, at The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers in New York City, the association announced recently.</p> <p>SIA will honour two of its members for their contributions to increasing collaboration...Intersec 2015 to provide 10 UAE start-up companies with a global stagehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5478-ga.15135.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5478-ga.15135.htmlEvents NewsTue, 16 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 5px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The agreement was signed by Ahmed Pauwels, CEO of Epoc Messe Frankfurt and&nbsp;Abdul Basit Al Janahi,&nbsp;CEO<br />of&nbsp;Dubai SME</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Dubai SME, the agency of the Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai mandated to develop the small and medium enterprise (SME) sector, and <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/messe-frankfurt.html" class="blue_bold">Epoc Messe Frankfurt</a> have renewed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that will give UAE start-ups an opportunity to shine on a global stage...NICE Systems integrates its Situator PSIM with AMAG's Symmetry access control systemhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-9744-ga-npr.15133.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-9744-ga-npr.15133.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 15 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>NICE Systems recently announced its partnership with AMAG Technology, a G4S subsidiary, for the integration of its NICE Situator PSIM and situation management solution with AMAG Technology&rsquo;s Symmetry&trade; Access Control system. The joint solution can be used by command and control centres worldwide to improve situational awareness and streamline incident management.</p> <p>The integration enables bi-directional communication between Symmetry and Situator. This means Situator can receive real-time Symmetry access control alerts and display these events along with access records and images of permitted personnel. Situator&rsquo;s ability to pull in data from a wide range of security systems means that Symmetry access control information can also be correlated with information from other sensors for accurate alerting. Once an alert is received, Situator&rsquo;s automated processes guide operators through response plans to improve management efficiency and minimise risk.</p>...SSAIB CEO receives Peter Greenwood Award at 2014 ECA Annual Awardshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/15126.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/15126.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 15 Sep 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>Geoff Tate won the Peter Greenwood Award for his work with the SSAIB<br />over the last 15 years</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Geoff Tate, CEO of the UK&rsquo;s leading fire, security and telecare certification body, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/ssaib.html" class="blue_bold">SSAIB</a>, has won the Peter Greenwood Award at the 2014 <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/electrical-contractors-association-eca.html" class="blue_bold">ECA</a> Annual Awards.</p> <p>Sponsored...Apple’s new iPhone announcements: What is the impact on the physical security market?http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5188-ga-sb.15122.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5188-ga-sb.15122.htmlSecurity BeatMon, 15 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>When Apple makes a new product announcement, the whole technology world takes note. Such was the case last week when the tech giant introduced its sleek and shiny new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Almost as an encore, the company also unveiled the stylish and versatile Apple Watch, which will be available in early 2015.</p> <p>We have all seen the impact of mobile devices on systems and technologies used in <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/physical-security.html" class="blue_bold">physical security</a>, so any new smart phone products have the potential to impact our market. In the case of the new Apple products, the initial enthusiasm surrounding the new products provides some useful hints of that future impact.</p> <p>We have already noted Apple&rsquo;s advance introduction of the <strong><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-420-ga-co-5188-ga-sb.14229.html" class="blue_bold">HomeKit standardised network protocol</a></strong> as part of the new iOS...VidSys to demonstrate latest award winning software at ASIS International 2014 in Atlantahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8336-ga.15121.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8336-ga.15121.htmlEvents NewsFri, 12 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 127px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>VidSys&rsquo; National Language Support software can be easily adapted to various languages without code changes</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/vidsys.html" class="blue_bold">VidSys</a>, a leading provider of Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) software, recently announced that it will demonstrate the latest release of its award winning product at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/asis-international-2014.html"...LEGIC to showcase multi-application services at Security Essen 2014 in Germanyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1040-ga-co-1137-ga.15110.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1040-ga-co-1137-ga.15110.htmlEvents NewsThu, 11 Sep 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>LEGIC IDConnect deploys contactless smartcard applications on<br />mobile phones</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/legic-identsystems-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">LEGIC</a>&nbsp;will present its worldwide unique all-inclusive service at <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/security-essen-2014.html" class="blue_bold">Security Essen 2014</a>.</p> <p>LEGIC IDConnect is an end-to-end service to deploy contactless smartcard applications on...Unitronic AG CEO to perform industry presentation at Security Essen 2014 in Germanyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-855-ga-co-1137-ga-co-12252-ga.15109.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-855-ga-co-1137-ga-co-12252-ga.15109.htmlEvents NewsThu, 11 Sep 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>Stefan will talk about the contrast in capabilities between open source and closed technology<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/idesco.html" class="blue_bold">Idesco</a> is proud to announce that sister company <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/unitronic-ag.html" class="blue_bold">Unitronic AG</a>&rsquo;s CEO, Stefan Hauf, will give an important industry presentation at <a...Security Essen presents over 40 market segments in 2014http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1137-ga-co-5188-ga.15100.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1137-ga-co-5188-ga.15100.htmlEvents NewsWed, 10 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/security-essen-2014.html" class="blue_bold">Security Essen</a> marks its 40th anniversary in 2014 as a global fair for security and fire protection technology. With more than 1,000 exhibitors from 40 countries taking up more than 85,000 square meters (914,932 square feet) of booth space, Security Essen honours pioneering companies in security innovation and highlights young companies with new solutions &ldquo;made in Germany.&rdquo; Security Essen 2014 will be held on September 23rd -26th.</p> <p>In 2014, Security Essen gathers more than 40 market segments under one roof for the first time &ndash; from mechanical security technology via fire protection and video surveillance to crime detection technology and counter-terrorism. Manufacturers for civil security technology from major industrial nations are represented in 2014. Security Forum educational sessions are held in Halls 5 and 7.</p> <p><a...Sovereign Fire and Security and Siel Invest named winners of TDSi 2014 Partner Awardshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5205-ga-co-5418-ga-co-1645-ga.15097.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5205-ga-co-5418-ga-co-1645-ga.15097.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 10 Sep 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>The annual TDSi awards recognise partners&rsquo; excellence in fields such as sales and customer service</strong></p> </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> is pleased to announce the winners of its 2014 Partner Awards.&nbsp;<a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/sovereign-fire-and-security.html" class="blue_bold">Sovereign Fire and Security</a> has won UK Platinum...Viscount Systems wins contract to secure U.S. Federal Government facilities in Washington, D.C., and Ohiohttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3077-ga.15096.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3077-ga.15096.htmlApplications NewsWed, 10 Sep 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>Viscount will secure sites for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security &ndash; United States Citizenship and Immigration Services</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, recently announced that it has been awarded additional contracts to secure U.S. Federal Government facilities in Washington, D.C., and Ohio for the Department of Homeland Security &ndash;...Quantum Secure receives AMAG Symmetry™ Extended Business Solutions Program certificationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-2415-ga.15090.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-2415-ga.15090.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 09 Sep 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>The designation certifies that Quantum SAFE Software Suite integrates with AMAG&rsquo;s Symmetry software</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/quantum-secure-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Quantum Secure</a>, a leading provider of enterprise-grade physical identity and access management (PIAM) solutions, is now a member of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/amag-technology-inc.html" class="blue_bold">AMAG Technology</a>&rsquo;s Symmetry&trade; Extended Business Solutions...Matrix Comsec holds annual partners Growth Summit in Munnar, Indiahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10086-ga.15084.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10086-ga.15084.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 09 Sep 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>The event acknowledged and awarded its system integrators for their outstanding sales performance</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/matrix-comsec.html" class="blue_bold">Matrix Comsec</a> recently concluded its annual partners Growth Summit in Munnar, India. It was a three-day event where top performing Matrix system integrators were acknowledged and rewarded for their outstanding sales performance for the year 2013-14. Around 80 Matrix partners from the South of India along with some...BSIA reports increase in demand for British-made technology among Asian buyers as IFSEC Southeast Asia commenceshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-2472-ga-co-2451-ga-co-1645-ga-co-8096-ga-co-805-ga.15047.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-2472-ga-co-2451-ga-co-1645-ga-co-8096-ga-co-805-ga.15047.htmlEvents NewsWed, 03 Sep 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>Technological innovation within the UK&rsquo;s security sector is&nbsp;driving demand</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Technological innovation within the UK&rsquo;s security sector is driving demand for British-made technology among Asian buyers, according to members 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>&rsquo;s Export Council, many of whom are currently preparing to exhibit at <a...BSIA publishes new Guide to Security of Heritage Propertieshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-10549-ga.15043.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-10549-ga.15043.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 03 Sep 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>The guide provides an overview of the security measures which are necessary for heritage sites</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>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> has published a new Guide to Security of Heritage Properties (Form 188) designed to provide owners, managers and guardians of all kinds of heritage and property with an overview of the common considerations of risk assessments...SALTO Systems access control technology safeguards All Saints’ College in Perth, Western Australiahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3322-ga.15040.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3322-ga.15040.htmlApplications NewsTue, 02 Sep 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>School authorities and budgeting committees are realising the importance of prevention over response</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Competent access control is the prime mover of school safety. From primary schools to the largest colleges, prevention and deterrence are the keys to protecting our most valuable asset, our children and young people. Access control was once just a big-city concern, but today many suburban and rural schools are just as interested or even more interested in access control than their...CriticalArc announces revamped identity and new SafeZone product featureshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12056-ga.15038.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12056-ga.15038.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 02 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 4px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The refreshed branding reflects the evolving functionality of CriticalArc&rsquo;s SafeZone</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/criticalarc.html" class="blue_bold">CriticalArc</a> recently announced a revamped identity along with significant new SafeZone product features. The rebranding follows a period of expansion for the Australian-based security technology business, in particular across Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The rebranding also includes a new website...infinias introduces Intelli-M Access integrated access control and video management systemhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4528-ga-npr.15022.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4528-ga-npr.15022.htmlNew Product ReleasesMon, 01 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT<p>infinias, an industry-leading manufacturer and provider of IP-based access control software and hardware, has announced the release of a newly integrated access control and video management system &ndash; the Intelli-M Access NVR.</p> <p>Initially launched this year at ISC West, the Intelli-M Access NVR can support up to 300 eIDC32 doors and up to 32 channels of IP video recording. The product is outfitted in an industrial 2U rack mount chassis and comes equipped with an Intel i5 processor and 8GB of RAM to manage access control and video operations. Internal storage configurations in 2, 5 and 8TB provide weeks of video storage.</p> <p>The units come pre-loaded with Intelli-M Access NVR software. The software utilises the same easy navigation and intuitive design that our customers have come to appreciate and now includes a video integration tab. This gives users the ability to manage their cameras and settings, as well as configure camera groups and tours.&nbsp;</p>...