There Are Gates, And There are GATES
- All Points Secure. Airfield, Hunter Army; Stewart, Fort // Government Security;Mar/Apr2008, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p10
The article focuses on the networked biometric access control installed at the Hunter Army Airfield (HAAF) and Fort Stewart located in Savannah, Georgia. It notes that both facilities contain aircraft, complex communications equipment and sensitive data whereby security personnel experience...
- From the Ground Up. Winkler, Gerald A. // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;May2007, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p34
The article discusses the importance of security in the design element of most U.S. detention facilities, courthouses, and other government buildings. Various security policies have been adapted by federal agencies due to the threats from extremist groups, including al-Qaeda, which triggered the...
- Advantor Systems Corporation Awarded Contract to Upgrade Security at All U.S. Air Force Reserve Bases. // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Feb2004, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p26
Reports that Advantor Systems Corp. has been awarded a contract to upgrade the security of all U.S. Air Force Reserve Command Facilities. Terms under the contract; Benefits of the agreement for both parties involved; Role of the company in the war on terrorism.
- U.S. Marine Lockdown. // Government Security;Feb2006, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p24
The article describes the security systems of the United States Marine Corps base in Twentynine Palms, California, which is the top training facility for marine operations. The Schlage Campus Lock and CampusLink software provides the base with a locking system that can electronically manage...
- Making The Leap. WALKER, BRUCE // Government Security;Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p6
The article discusses security systems, examining the transition to credentialing from badging. Multiple sets of information concerning one individual, as is the case with badging, creates opportunities for fraud, the article indicates. Other topics include Homeland Security directives and...
- Access keypads: A good system fit. Colombo, Allan B. // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Jan1999, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p67
Highlights the importance of the keypad of an outdoor access control system. Excellent control over physical access at a relatively low cost; Tips on how users can make their outside keypads more secure from public viewing; Two camps of thought about the security of such access devices.
- Access Control -- Beyond the Basics. // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Jan2002, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p31
Focuses on the use of access control systems by security dealers in the United States. Disadvantage of access control systems; Quiz regarding access control systems; Installation of request-to-exit motion detector and program.
- What's Wrong With This? // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Jan2002, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p31
Presents a question regarding the installation of an access control system for security. Generation of force event; Response of access systems to forced events; Program on access system.
- Central vs. Distributed. Embree, William B.; Wicks, Sean // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Jun2003, Vol. 40 Issue 6, p32
Explores the need to understand the differences between central and distributed architecture when implementing an access control system. Advantages and disadvantages of centralized and remote or distributed architecture; Technical capabilities of communication protocol; Example of centralized...