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PSA Network announces addition of SAFR to technology partners

September 5, 2023SSN Staff

WESTMINSTER, Colo.—The PSA Network, the world’s largest consortium of professional systems integrators, has announced the addition of SAFR from RealNetworks to its technology partners. SAFR is an AI-powered face authentication solution designed for mainstream commercial applications. The visual intelligence platform specializes in face and person-based computer vision optimized for real-world performance. “As AI becomes more prevalent, it’s imperative for security...

Access It!, acre, AMAG Symmetry, Feenics, Johnson Controls (JCI), Matt Barnette, Paul DiPeso, PSA Security Network (PSA), SAFR from RealNetworks, SAFR SCAN

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AMAG Technology announces integration with RealNetworks

March 22, 2023SSN Staff

HAWTHORNE, Calif.—AMAG Technology, an Allied Universal company, has announced that its Symmetry Access Control software now integrates with RealNetworks' SAFR SCAN facial authentication reader to provide seamless and frictionless access to doors. The touchless facial reader, integrated with Symmetry, quickly scans faces to determine if an individual is allowed access to a door and authenticates up to 30 people per minute. SAFR SCAN’s facial detection technology is 99.9 percent...

Allied Universal, AMAG Technology, Jonathan Moore, Paul DiPeso, RealNetworks, SAFR SCAN, Symmetry Access Control

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RealNetworks announces executive leadership changes

July 14, 2022SSN Staff

SEATTLE—RealNetworks, Inc. (Real), a provider of AI-powered digital media software and solutions, announced two significant changes to its leadership team. Real has appointed Paul DiPeso to the newly created position of President, SAFR, a computer vision platform for live video that is part of Real’s portfolio. DiPeso will report to CEO Rob Glaser. DiPeso has over 25 years of top management experience in physical security with leading industry corporations. He was most recently...

acre, Feenics, Honeywell, Johnson Controls (JCI), Lenel, Mike Ensing, Paul DiPeso, RealNetworks, Rob Glaser, United Technologies Corp.

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Feenics announces enhanced video integration with Hanwha Techwin

March 12, 2021SSN Staff

OTTAWA, Can.—Feenics, a provider of forward-thinking Access Control as a Service (ACaaS) solutions, announced a new integration with Hanwha Techwin’s Wisenet WAVE IP Video Management System as part of its Keep by Feenics cloud-hosted access control platform. The Wisenet WAVE and Keep by Feenics integration provides a unified monitoring experience for system operators and includes the ability to view live video, review archived video related to alarm activity, and export recorded video...

Feenics, Hanwha Techwin, Paul DiPeso, Tom Cook

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Guest Commentary: Cloud computing tackles emerging cyber threats

August 30, 2017Paul DiPeso

OTTAWA—Cyber threats and ransomware attacks are no match for cloud computing design-built from the ground up for information technology security.In physical security, particularly access control, the history of hacking formerly focused solely on stopping unauthorized users from duplicating or cloning information housed on cards and other devices. Now, it's all about stopping criminals from gaining access to or attacking a customer's network and its data through vulnerabilities in their physical...

Cloud, Feenics, guest commentary, Paul DiPeso

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Feenics expands headquarters

October 18, 2016Paul Ragusa

OTTAWA, Ontario—Feenics, a company that provides on premise and cloud-hosted integrated access control and security management solutions, recently doubled its headquarters' footprint here to accommodate growth, including the additions of Denis Hébert, president and equity partner, and Fadi Hajjar, Canadian sales director, as well as additional engineers and software developers."The revenue growth has really been the driving factor, which has brought on the need for faster deployment of feature...

Denis Hébert, Feenics, Paul DiPeso

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Denis Hébert named president of Feenics

August 3, 2016Martha Entwistle

OTTAWA—Denis Hébert, current chairman of the board of SIA, and the former CEO of HID Global, today was named president of Feenics, a cloud-based access control manufacturer.“Feenics takes a cloud-based approach to access control. I believe that's where the future lies,” Hébert told Security Systems News.“The cloud model is the ideal approach,” he said. Hébert said that Feenics “has a number of different characteristics that make it a much more attractive model.”For...

Denis Hébert, Feenics, HID Global, Paul DiPeso

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Feenics 'built by a VAR for VARs'

July 18, 2014Martha Entwistle

OTTAWA—Feenics, a new cloud-based access control platform launched earlier this year, has named Paul DiPeso as VP and GM, and is attracting the attention of some integrators who are demoing or getting ready to install Keep, which is Feenics' first product.DiPeso is an industry veteran who was with Lenel before starting with Feenics in January.The name Feenics is derived from the fact that it's a fee-based (managed) service and “it's also a play on the [phoenix], a rebirth of access control,”...

Anthony Shalaby, Dave Charles, Feenics, Keep, Koorsen Security, Paul DiPeso, Ralph Shillington, Sam Shalaby, Shannon Martindale, Skip Sampson

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Feenics: Led by industry vet, attracting integrators' attention

June 18, 2014Martha Entwistle

Have you heard of Feenics? It's a new cloud-based access control platform that's being run by an industry vet and that attracted the attention of some integrators who are demoing, or getting ready to install “Keep” which is Feenics' first product. Paul DiPeso, who was most recently with Lenel, is running the show for Feenics as VP and GM, and this week he's at the Feenics' office in Ottawa conducting a “voice of the customer” meeting with some integrators,...

Access Control, Feenics, FST, Keep, Koorsen, Paul DiPeso, Sam Shalaby, security systems integrator, Shannon Martindale, Skip Sampson

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