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- Chameleon mag stripe shows its many colors. O'Mara, Deborah L. // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Mar1998, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p25
Showcases the myriad applications of cards with magnetic stripes. Security functions; Growth of demand for products; Durability of magnetic stripe readers; Development of integrated access control system.
- Electronic Toll Collection using Active RFID System. Ashok, A.; Thangavelu, V.; Harikrishnan, N. // Computer Science & Telecommunications;2010, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p5
The Radio Frequency Identification system uses two main components namely the RFID card and the RFID reader. The RFID card is similar to magnetic cards except the communication protocol used and the medium of transmission. Here in RFID, the medium for communication wireless whereas in magnetic...
- Stock to Watch: Checkpoint Systems. Appelbaum, Alec // Business News New Jersey;03/08/99, Vol. 12 Issue 10, p16
Features Checkpoint Systems Inc., a New Jersey firm which is looking beyond its traditional franchise in theft-prevention equipment for healthy growth. Share price trend from January 1 to March 8, 1999; J.P. Morgan Bank's appointment to advise the firm on its strategic options.
- Shoplifters beware. // Business News New Jersey;06/23/97, Vol. 10 Issue 21, p3
Reports on the introduction of radio frequency electronic article surveillance anti-theft systems by the company Checkpoint Systems. Plans of Checkpoint to outfit Dayton Hudson's 339 retail clothing stores in the United States with the equipment.
- Scratched stripes could cost you a bit. Nickel, Larry // Automatic I.D. News;Aug95, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p39
Answers questions on the readability of magnetic cards. Readability of scratched cards; Effect of gradual wear and abrasions on the magnetic card; Readability of cracked cards.
- New applications for tried-and-true technology. Moore, Bert // Automatic I.D. News;Aug95, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p40
Outlines the uses of the magnetic card technology. Inexpensiveness of the technology; Use of the technology on credit cards and automated teller machine (ATM) cards; Encoding system of the ATM card with the personal identification number system; Use of the technology on pre-paid value cards; Use...
- High/low signal output give readers problems. Nickel, Larry // Automatic I.D. News;Mar1995, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p82
Answers questions concerning high and low signal outputs on magnetic cards. Factors affecting comparative signal output; Outputs of access control and identification cards; Effect of low current on the magnetic coating head.
- Bit density more a factor on Tracks 1 and 3. Nickel, Larry // Automatic I.D. News;Apr95, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p78
Answers readers' questions on magnetic card readers. Data storage in magnetic cards; Reading errors in magnetic cards.
- Transitioning up calls for mixing cards, readers. // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Oct97, Vol. 34 Issue 10, p18
Features several magnetic card systems and readers launched as of October 1997. Combination of a magnetic stripe and proximity card developed by HID; LonWorks Access Control Proximity Readers from Motorola Indala; Universal Reader from Sytron Inc.