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Allegion U.S. launches Schlage Mobile Access Solutions

June 11, 2020SSN Staff

CARMEL, Ind.—In the age of digital transformation and the evolving mobile economy, providing secure, convenient access is at the forefront of security challenges faced by multifamily properties, businesses and campuses. The Schlage Mobile Access Solutions portfolio redefines access control for the mobile world.  “Allegion is always looking for ways to address our customers’ evolving needs with real, sustainable innovation, so we’re excited to launch this comprehensive, mobile-enabled...

access control, Allegion, Allegion’s Schlage, Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2019, mobile access, mobile access control, Schlage, smart locks, wireless locks

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Monitoring Matters

The art of privacy

June 10, 2020Ginger Hill, Managing Editor

The struggle is real in this COVID-19 world we’re all living in with so many uncertainties, concerns, distracted thinking, working from home … the list goes on and on. A huge concern that employers and employees must realize is that to enable continued, gainful employment and the ability to work from home, technology/hardware has to be protected from threat actors and processes have to be in place to fend off cyberattacks.  First, thinking must shift to that of protection, then the light-bulb...

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HID Global unveils signature line of readers

March 3, 2020SSN Staff

AUSTIN, Texas—HID Global today announced the launch of HID Signo, its signature line of adaptable, interoperable readers that create a secure approach to access control. The new readers simplify system deployment and management, meet security requirements of today's dynamic environments and set organizations up smarter, more connected access control. “With the industry now seeking to use access control systems as a backbone for creating intelligent environments, consultants, integrators...

access control, HID Global, HID Signo, mobile access, Mobile Credentials, Signo

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Convenience, security and savings drive growth of mobile credentialing

July 25, 2019Greg Berry

Access control cards and readers long ago replaced mechanical locks and keys for enterprise security. Now, those plastic cards are giving way to mobile credentials that communicate with readers using a smartphone virtual key.It's a rapidly growing solution. Mobile credential downloads are estimated to increase by more than 100 percent annually between the base year of 2017 and 2022. By 2022, about 20 percent of currently installed access control readers are expected to be mobile capable.Convenience,...

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On The Editor's Desk

ACaaS and mobile access adoption growing

August 15, 2018Paul Ragusa, Editor

Access-control-as-a-service (ACaaS) market revenues will increase to $950 million by 2022, and global mobile credential downloads are forecast to increase at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) exceeding 100 percent from 2017 to 2022, according to recent findings from IHS Markit. The London-based research firm found that small and medium-sized businesses are the leading adopters of ACaaS solutions, accounting for 21 percent of market revenues in 2017, with around 20 percent of the current installed...

ACaaS, IHS Markit, Jim Dearing, mobile access

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Jason Hart named Identive CEO

September 4, 2013Martha Entwistle

SANTA ANA, Calif.—Jason Hart on Sept. 3 was named director and CEO of Identive Group, a provider of secure identification solutions for building, network and information access. Hart replaces Ayman Ashour, who resigned from his executive role but remains as chairman of the board.Hart told Security Systems News that Identive has a “broader vision for bringing together logical identity, physical identity, and visual identity” and intends to expand its cloud services and mobile...

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