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- Products. // Government Security;May2005, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p62
Features various security systems. Safe path lighting; MicroSearch's Human Presence Detection System; Wireless drive-alert systems; Access control system; Traffic communication center system; Wireless video surveillance; Common access card program; Multi-technology reader.
- System Solutions For Design Process. Wicks, Sean // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;May2004, Vol. 41 Issue 5, p30
Comments on the system solutions for design process in the U.S. Importance of understanding the specific application requirements of an access control system's electronics; Security systems offered by access control system manufacturers; Flexibility of server-based systems.
- Controlling Access. Niedholdt, Dan; Lomb, Robert // Consulting-Specifying Engineer;Jul2005, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p57
The article reports that there are a variety of access-control credential technologies available on the market today. These credentials employ an encoding, which is transmitted to a security system via contact or contactless operation. There are a variety of advantages, disadvantages and general...
- Lockedâ€¦But Is It Secure? Ahrens, Sean A. // Government Security;Jun/Jul2007, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p16
The article discusses potential threats to building security caused by the practice of "lock bumping." Lock bumping allows anyone to access keyed locks with a minimum of skill and costs. A discussion of how lock bumping is done, as well as suggestions for maintaining a building's security system...
- 9 TRENDS IN PRODUCT DISTRIBUTION. Engebretson, Joan // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Jul2006, Vol. 36 Issue 7, p85
The article focuses on trends in the distribution of access control products in the U.S. More security system dealers are now handling access control. There is a rise of a recurring revenue model for access control. There is also a need for greater product training. Greater dealer loyalty is...
- Making the Cut. Turek, Joe // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;May2005, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p36
Discusses the importance of biometric devices in security firms, government agencies and other companies in the U.S. Need of access control to protect sensitive areas or data; Invention of new anti-terrorist measures including the recording of biometric information at ports to a country;...
- Secure homes. Atlas, Randall // Futurist;Mar/Apr88, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p25
Discusses future home security measures and devices. Description basic defensible-space strategies, including natural access control, natural surveillance and territorial reinforcement; Current high-technology security systems, including the Kurzweil Voice System, which uses voice recognition...
- The Walls Have Ears. Schneiderman, R. M.; Yeebo, Yepoka // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);7/25/2005-8/1/2005 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 146 Issue 4/5, p69
Focuses on voice-activated devices for the home. Improvement in reliability of such products; Limitations of this technology; Difficulty of learning various commands for different tasks; Description of the devices that Tom Pirelli has installed in his home.
- Demand for office security systems high. Archer, Rick // Westchester County Business Journal;1/17/2005, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p29
Reports on the high-demand for new office security technologies among building owners after the terrorist attacks in the U.S. Cost of services security systems; Installation of biometric system systems which use physical traits to confirm identity and allow access; Cost-effectiveness of...