Frequent facilities expansion necessitating system upgrades is a chief reason the healthcare market is among security’s most robust. For more than two decades, Lafayette (La.) General Medical Center has relied on its integrator to keep current, including a recent project with 100 cameras and 25 card readers.
By Deborah O’Mara · July 21, 2014
Faced with rising violence, stricter privacy requirements and heightened emergency preparedness, hospitals have critical challenges that can be solved via access control. Meet this market’s needs by keeping facilities safe while also boosting the value proposition by enhancing convenience and efficiencies.
By Ann Geissler Timme · July 17, 2014
B E N C H T E S T
How do Kwikset's SmartCode electronic lever and the SmartCode electronic deadbolt measure up? Read security industry expert Bob Sprague's product review in SSI's latest Bench Test.
By Bob Sprague · July 16, 2014
A D V E R T O R I A L
Secura Key and Hikvision, the world’s leading supplier of video surveillance equipment, announce the integration of Secura Key’s SK-NET™ Access Control Software with Hikvision’s Video Management Systems, which are used for CCTV video recording and streaming.
SSI Staff · July 14, 2014
Near-infrared lights combined with a special camera capture an image of the finger vein patterns.
SSI Staff · July 07, 2014
The deal allows Control4 to take over manufacturing, technical support and sales of Card Access' ZigBee devices.
Julie Jacobson · July 07, 2014
A hotel industry strategist says most hotels will adopt keyless entry in the next five to 10 years.
SSI Staff · July 03, 2014
Learn why security and home automation make the ideal integrated pairing
June 27, 2014
Monoprice has launched a new line of affordable Z-Wave home automation prdoucts, including an electronic door lock.
Julie Jacobson · June 26, 2014
The early history of biometrics technologies proved to be premature on its promises. Now might be time to reconsider and embrace its coming of age as a primetime security solution.
Paul Boucherle · June 23, 2014