Get the Upper Hand After-hours

September 2004
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Sep2004, Vol. 41 Issue 9, p26
Trade Publication
Reports on the after-hours access control system at Mountain View High Scholl in Meridian, Idaho. Use of a biometric hand reader that simplifies the credentials management and ensures that only authorized individuals can enter the building; Sensitivity and precession of the biometric access control system; Advantages of the biometric system over conventional access control systems.


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