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Touch-Free Access Control – An Increasingly Popular Trend in School Security

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Touch-free, contactless access control systems are starting to become some of the most popular security solutions for protecting students and staff on university and college campuses, industry experts believe. As part of their solid efforts to eliminate touchpoints, schools are replacing keypad-entry systems with touchless devices, such as smart-card readers that offer a hands-free option. […]

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US Army Looking at Biometrics for Access Control

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The US Army is seriously considering moving away from the plastic ID cards that make up their Common Access Card and implementing a biometric-based ‘Pandemic Entry & Automated Control Environment’, industry sources have been able to suggest. The military’s Common Access Card is used by military personnel, both uniformed and civilian, to gain access to […]

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Implementing a COVID Secure Access Control Solution Will Be a Must Post-Pandemic

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COVID Secure access control solutions have become extremely important since the start of the Coronavirus pandemic, and will likely become the norm moving forward, security experts believe. According to the research firm Memoori, a global technology research firm, access control, which generally serves the biggest buildings and the largest companies, has experienced the strongest occupant […]

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Access Control Systems – Providing Your Business with Better Security, More Control

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Access control systems can improve the security of your business by preventing or minimizing the risks of such occurrences such as property damage, assets loss, theft or breach, and other criminal actions that can cause irreversible harm to your organization. These solutions will ensure convenient and hassle-free access of authorized people to your premises while […]

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Industrial development schemes can benefit from enhanced security and access control provisions

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Planning for the deployment of comprehensive security and access control solutions should really be a must from the earliest stages of an industrial scheme’s development, such as the recent one in Leighton Buzzard that has received the green light from Central Bedfordshire Council. Approval has now been granted for the development’s reserved matters application, which […]

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Biometric Access Control Technology to See Continued Growth in 2021

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Biometric access control technology will continue to grow throughout 2021 as more and more organizations are looking to defend themselves from attacks. In fact, in its September 2020 report, “Navigating The Emerging Risks Of Biometric Technologies,” Forrester Research projected 60% of global security decision-makers polled were planning to implement or expand their use of fingerprint, […]

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Data Security Requires Solid Access Control Systems

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While most threats to data security are indeed in the virtual realm, the truth of the matter is that the threat of physical breaches into data centres is also real and requires a coordinated security strategy using a layered approach. An organization’s data centre holds delicate and highly confidential information that requires highest level of […]

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