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 Wed, 25 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT Wed, 25 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT Viscount Systems Q4 and full year 2014 resultshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3077-ga.16927.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3077-ga.16927.htmlCorporate NewsWed, 25 Mar 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>Viscount Systems CEO and President will hold a conference call on Thursday, March 26</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/viscount-systems-inc.html" class="blue_bold"><span class="blue_bold">Viscount Systems Inc</span>.</a> ("Viscount"), a software company specialising in physical and logical security solutions, recently announced that it will release its fourth quarter and full year 2014 financial results on Wednesday, March 25, 2015, after the close of the U.S. financial...Allegion on IoT: 5 questions with futurist Rob Martenshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga.16915.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-11504-ga.16915.htmlExpert CommentaryWed, 25 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p><strong><em>Rob Martens, <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/allegion-plc.html" class="blue_bold">Allegion's</a> futurist and director of connectivity platforms, is a leading strategist on the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/free-event-listing/iot-global-innovation-forum-2015.html" class="blue_bold">Internet of Things (IoT)</a>. He will be a featured panelist at the <a href="http://www.iotglobalforum.com/">IoT Global Innovation Forum</a> in April. In the following interview, Martens unfolds more about Allegion's IoT position and strategy.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><strong>Question:<em> There's a lot of buzz about the IoT. How is Allegion playing in this space?</em> </strong><br /> <br /> <strong>Rob Martens: </strong>Allegion is very active in the IoT space and is widely respected by many other peer organisations for our strategic vision. We occupy a special place as a visible market leader in both the residential and commercial...Digital Monitoring Products announces Charlie Osborn as Dealer Development Manager for New Englandhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2673-ga.16870.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2673-ga.16870.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 20 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">Charlie will be responsible for <br />developing new sales and providing <br />on-going service to DMP authorised <br />dealers throughout the region</span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/digital-monitoring-products-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Digital Monitoring Products</a><span class="blue_bold"> </span>(DMP) has named Charlie Osborn to the position of Dealer Development Manager in the New England Region, which includes upstate New York. He will be responsible for developing new sales and providing on-going service to DMP...AMAG two Symmetry F2F card readershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-npr.16853.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-npr.16853.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 18 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>AMAG Technology, a worldwide provider of complete end-to-end security management solutions for access control and video management, now offers two Symmetry&trade; F2F card readers designed to complement the Symmetry SR Controller range of products.</p> <p>The multi-technology, multi-frequency readers support supervised F2F protocol, which is a proprietary reader communication protocol and wiring scheme used by the Symmetry SR product, as well as by some legacy access control systems. The Symmetry F2F readers have a modular, compact design, and support a range of both proximity and smartcard technologies, making them an ideal choice for many locations, environments and applications.</p> <p>When used with the Symmetry SR Controller range, customers will be able to expand and maintain their systems, and upgrade their outdated reader technology with the Symmetry F2F reader to retain system compatibility. The Symmetry F2F reader is compatible with existing F2F wiring infrastructure,...Genetec SV-32 network security appliance availiable through new distribution relationshipshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2566-ga-npr.16840.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2566-ga-npr.16840.htmlNew Product ReleasesTue, 17 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMTGenectec&trade; a manufacturer of open platform, unified IP security solutions, today announced that its SV-32, a security appliance that provides native support for video surveillance and access control capabilities, is available through new distribution partnerships in the US. The SV-32 appliance comes pre-installed with Genetec&rsquo;s flagship open platform security system, Security Center, allowing end-users to deploy their choice of a unified security solution, or a standalone access control or video surveillance system. <p><strong>All-in-one appliance</strong></p> <p>Designed to secure any site requiring up to 32 cameras, or up to 100 readers, the SV-32 supports a wide range of IP cameras and provides native integration with a variety of IP-ready door controllers and electronic locks from Genetec's growing ecosystem of access control technology partners. When deployed as a unified system, the SV-32 provides a consolidated view and control of video and access control...Adoption of network IP in UK: Integration with business intelligence cited as key factor by retailershttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-6671-ga-co-9943-ga.16820.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-6671-ga-co-9943-ga.16820.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 17 Mar 2015 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>An average of 31% of retailers said that integration with business intelligence applications their main driver for adopting network IP</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>According to the latest annual Centre for Retail Research (CRR) survey into the use of CCTV in retail &ndash; commissioned by <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/axis-communications.html" class="blue_bold">Axis Communications</a>, the global market leader in network video &ndash; over a quarter (27%) of UK retailers cite <em>&lsquo;integration with business intelligence...Identive announces Q4/2014 financial resultshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-827-ga.16809.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-827-ga.16809.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 16 Mar 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>For the fourth quarter total revenues for continuing operations were $19.4 million</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/hirsch-identive.html" class="blue_bold">Identiv, Inc</a>. recently announced financial results for the fourth quarter (Q4) and fiscal year ended December 31, 2014. For the fourth quarter, total revenues for continuing operations were $19.4 million, GAAP gross profit margin was 41.5%, adjusted EBITDA was $0.16 million, and GAAP net loss was $(6.2) million. For the fiscal year, total...Axis IP video solution helps reduce crime at Clacksfirst BIDhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-5412-ga.16737.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga-co-5412-ga.16737.htmlApplications NewsMon, 16 Mar 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"> <p><strong>A key priority was to reduce incidents of theft, which were becoming an issue for the 200+ businesses based on Clacksfirst&rsquo;s sites</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> Clacksfirst, a Business Improvement District (BID) managing ten business parks and industrial estates across Scotland, has reported a 50 per cent reduction in crime after the installation of an innovative IP-based Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) solution. <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/axis-communications.html"...Identiv enters into bilateral partnership with 3Mhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8018-ga-co-289-ga-co-827-ga-co-1042-ga-co-2554-ga-co-130-ga-co-2173-ga.16814.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8018-ga-co-289-ga-co-827-ga-co-1042-ga-co-2554-ga-co-130-ga-co-2173-ga.16814.htmlCorporate NewsSat, 14 Mar 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>Identiv's uTrust TS Reader technology is being integrated into 3M's MiY multi-factor authentication biometric devices</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/hirsch-identive.html" class="blue_bold">Identiv, Inc</a>. recently announced that it has entered a bilateral partnership with <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/3m-cogent.html" class="blue_bold">3M</a>, an innovative technology company that serves consumer, electronics and energy, healthcare, industrial, and safety and...ISONAS wins Milestone Integration of the Year 2014 Awardhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6100-ga-co-1151-ga-co-3194-ga.16796.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6100-ga-co-1151-ga-co-3194-ga.16796.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 13 Mar 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>ISONAS&rsquo; VP of sales, Robert Lydic, accepted the prestigious award at MIPS 2015 event in Las Vegas</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/isonas-inc.html" class="blue_bold">ISONAS Inc.</a>, a leading pure IP access control system manufacturer, is proud to announce winning the Integration of the Year 2014 award from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/milestone-systems.html" class="blue_bold">Milestone Systems</a> at the recent (Milestone Integration Platform Symposium) <a...TDSi expands products and technical services teams with three new appointmentshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1645-ga.16793.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1645-ga.16793.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 13 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 8px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The members includes Software Test Engineer Dariusz Stachowski, Technical Author Greg Hole and Technician Ronaldo Nascimento</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> has announced the appointment of three new members of staff to expand its products and technical services teams - Software Test Engineer Dariusz Stachowski, Technical Author Greg Hole and Technician Ronaldo Nascimento.</p> <p>Technical Director at TDSi, Mike Sussman comments on the first...Urmet 2-Voice, 2-Wire system installed at Victorian restoration project in Kenthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1745-ga.16787.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1745-ga.16787.htmlApplications NewsFri, 13 Mar 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"> <p><strong>Residents will now benefit from all the advanced features that Urmet&rsquo;s 2-wire system<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Developers, Weston Homes, have chosen <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/urmet-domus-communication-and-security-uk-ltd.1.html" class="blue_bold">Urmet</a>&rsquo;s 2-Voice, 2-Wire system for Preston Hall, a prestigious Victorian restoration project in Aylesford, Kent. Preston Hall is a Grade II-listed Victorian mansion built in the Jacobean style, consisting of 36 luxurious and unique...SALTO smart electronic access control solution secures London-based medical centrehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3322-ga-co-12733-ga.16786.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3322-ga-co-12733-ga.16786.htmlApplications NewsFri, 13 Mar 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>Over 62 high profile doors at the centre are fitted with offline networked SALTO XS4 handle sets</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Customer</strong></p> <p>As the number of people attending Accident and Emergency Departments and Acute Medical Units (AMU) continues to grow and put pressure on the NHS, a brand new medical centre in South West London is welcome news.</p> <p>Nelson Health Centre in Merton, South West London, is being developed on the site of the former Nelson Hospital on Kingston Road. NHS Merton Clinical Commissioning Group...Cloud-based systems: Current challenges and future technologyhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6026-ga.16772.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6026-ga.16772.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 13 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>There&rsquo;s more talk than ever in the security industry about cloud-based systems &ndash; where they are, where they&rsquo;re going, the risks, the rewards. New opportunities for integrator companies, especially related to recurring monthly revenue (RMR), are among the benefits of new cloud-based systems. For insights into those opportunities, we spoke with Robert Hile, currently director of strategic accounts for <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/sureview-systems.html" class="blue_bold">SureView Systems</a> and a strong proponent of cloud-based systems, whose background includes experience as an <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/search-results/company-search/t.systems-integrators.html" class="blue_bold">integrator </a>as well as a <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/search-results/company-search/t.manufacturers.html" class="blue_bold">manufacturer</a>. He currently focuses on enterprise-class market opportunities for...SALTO’s JustIN Mobile Key enhances management at Astoria 7 hotel in Spainhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3322-ga.16776.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3322-ga.16776.htmlApplications NewsThu, 12 Mar 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"> <p><strong>SALTO&rsquo;s new JustIN mobile key technology allow its guests to access their rooms by using their own smart phones</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> The Astoria 7 hotel in San Sebastian, Spain, is one of the first in the world that can now manage the reservations and stays of its guests by sending their room keys direct to their smart phones. <p>Opened in April 2009, the Hotel Astoria 7 is the ideal hotel for lovers of cinema. Built on the foundations of a former Gipuzkoa cinema, the hotel appeals to an eclectic mix of travellers, business executives...Key management essential for transportation environmenthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3579-ga.16127.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3579-ga.16127.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 12 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table class="smalltxt" style="width: 261px; height: 314px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"> <p><strong> Lost or damaged keys cost authorities thousands of dollars to replace</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Keys are a common element in any transportation department, and an automated key control system is a valuable tool. <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/Key-management" class="blue_bold">Key management</a> systems offer multi-site transportation facilities increased security and control to help prevent authorised key access as well as reducing the number of lost or misplaced keys.</p> <p>As an example, road repair is often done at night and requires equipment, vehicles, lights, generators and so on. Keys for these items can...AccesSecurity 2015 to gather professionals and trade bodies from the access security sectorhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-211-ga-co-7962-ga.16771.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-211-ga-co-7962-ga.16771.htmlEvents NewsWed, 11 Mar 2015 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>Parc Chanot&nbsp; to host around 120 exhibitors and brands that offer physical or electronic solutions to all access security issues</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Parc Chanot is home to the first Euro-Mediterranean trade show, hosting around 120 exhibitors and brands that offer physical or electronic solutions to all access security issues. This varied and well-structured offer includes big names in the industry (international, national and regional companies) and rapidly growing start-ups. Their products and services meet an unequivocal need and are now witnessing rapid growth...ASIS 14th European Security Conference & Exhibition: Dr. Thomas de Maizière announced as keynote speakerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-5478-ga.16753.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-177-ga-co-5478-ga.16753.htmlEvents NewsWed, 11 Mar 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"> <p><strong>Dr. Thomas de Maizi&egrave;re will introduce the economic security architecture in Germany</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/asis-international.html" class="blue_bold">ASIS International</a>, the world's premier organisation for security management professionals, has announced that Dr. Thomas de Maizi&egrave;re, Federal Minister of the Interior of Germany will be a keynote speaker during the opening plenary at the <a...SALTO RFID access control system secures Spring Mews in Londonhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12721-ga-co-3322-ga.16748.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12721-ga-co-3322-ga.16748.htmlApplications NewsTue, 10 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 2px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The SALTO solution allows to set up, manage and control the properties securely and easily</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Spring Mews, a recently completed mixed use scheme consisting of 378 en-suite student bedrooms together with a 93 bed suite hotel and office development, itself a central part of one of London&rsquo;s largest regeneration projects, is using advanced contactless access control technology from <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/salto-systems.html" class="blue_bold">SALTO Systems</a> to control security...Observint Technologies sells infinias access control technology to 3xLOGIChttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3911-ga-co-4528-ga-co-9705-ga-co-2975-ga-co-3009-ga.16742.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3911-ga-co-4528-ga-co-9705-ga-co-2975-ga-co-3009-ga.16742.htmlCorporate NewsTue, 10 Mar 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 sale allows Observint to focus on developing the company&rsquo;s DIGIOP video &amp; data management platform</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/observint-technologies.html" class="blue_bold">Observint Technologies</a>, a leading security technology company based in Austin, TX, recently announced that the company has sold its <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/infinias-llc.html" class="blue_bold">infinias</a>&reg; access control...