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Physical Access Control Report from HID highlights top 5 trends

July 1, 2024SSN Staff

AUSTIN, Texas — HID has released its 2024 State of Physical Access Control Report, which identifies five key trends that it says are shaping the future of access control. Produced by IFSEC Global in partnership with HID, the report surveyed over 1,200 security professionals across the globe. Conducted between November 2023 and January 2024, the survey reveals five trends, as follows: Mobile access and digital ID set to become ubiquitous According to this report, nearly 2 in 5 organizations...

Artificial Intelligence (AI), biometrics, HID, Physical Access Control, smart buildings, survey


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Genetec and Axis partner to present combined access control offering

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Genetec and Axis partner to present combined access control offering

February 28, 2023SSN Staff

MONTRÉAL – Genetec and Axis Communications have announced that they are "transforming" physical access control with their release of Axis Powered by Genetec. The collaborators announced the product as the industry's first enterprise-level access control offering that combines Genetec access control software with Axis network door controllers in a single, easily deployable package. Inventory will be available globally and offered exclusively through Genetec’s network of certified...

Axis Communications, Christian Morin, door controllers, Fredrik Nilsson, Genetec, Michel Chalouhi, Physical Access Control, Physical Security


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RightCrowd introduces new Presence Control features

September 20, 2022SSN Staff

ATLANTA, GA – Security and compliance solutions provider RightCrowd introduced powerful new features for their Presence Control wearables solution at GSX 2022 this year.  RightCrowd Presence Control uses unique security wearables to enhance its physical access control capabilities. These allow for automated and human validation of security and safety permissions for participants. Some of the new features for Presence Control include Presence Reporting, and Host/Visitor Tethering which...

2022, Brian McIlravey, Global Security Exchange (GSX), Physical Access Control, Presence Control, RightCrowd


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AMAG Technology names David Sullivan as new President

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AMAG Technology names David Sullivan as new president

September 13, 2022SSN Staff

HAWTHORNE, CA – AMAG Technology a physical access control, identity management, and integrated security solutions company, has announced a new member for its leadership. Industry veteran David Sullivan will be joining AMAG Technology as the company’s new president. Sullivan comes to AMAG from the ACRE Group, where he previously held the positions of President International and President Americas, from which he brings a wealth of industry experience in running a global security...

acre, Allied Universal, AMAG Technology, David Sullivan, Honeywell, integrated security solutions, Physical Access Control


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Alcatraz releases new features, unveils new website

August 14, 2020SSN Staff

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.—Alcatraz, developer of secure touchless access control products, has released the Rock 3D facial authentication with new features that include tailgating and mask detection to help companies comply with increasing statewide mask mandates. In conjunction with the new product release, Alcatraz has unveiled a new website that offers the latest information on their solutions.  “The latest features we’ve added to the Alcatraz Rock make it possible...

Alcatraz, Alcatraz AI, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Coronavirus, COVID, facial biometrics, Physical Access Control, Vince Gaydarzhiev


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HID Global unveils HID Aero

July 9, 2020SSN Staff

AUSTIN, Texas—HID Global extended its open-architecture controller line with the introduction of HID Aero. Building on the proven success of its Mercury intelligent controller platform delivering total security beyond the door, HID Aero extends flexibility and access control choices to a wide range of businesses while future-proofing an organization’s investment as requirements change.  “HID Aero is providing features to a broader market that were generally available only in solutions...

HID Global, Matt Barnette, Mercury, Physical Access Control, Stephen Carney


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Siemens’ PACS grants access to interoperability

May 19, 2020SSN Staff

MUNICH, Germany—As one of the eight Physical Security Interoperability Alliance (PSIA) partner companies to participate in the Virtual PLAI Experience, Siemens is excited to demonstrate how their SiPass integrated physical access control system (PACS) can safely and reliably share identity data in a multi-PACS environment.  “The goal of the Virtual PLAI Experience is to show that PLAI does function as described and to demonstrate how these disparate systems can share the...

Physical Access Control, Physical Logical Access Interoperability (PLAI), Physical Security Interoperability Alliance (PSIA), Siemens, Virtual PLAI Experience


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State of the physical access control market, part II

October 2, 2019Ginger Hill

Editor's Note: State of the access control market, part I revealed the top five, current trends in the market as explained by industry-leading physical access control-minded security professionals of security- and physical access control-focused companies producing and offering first-class technologies and services. YARMOUTH, Maine—Security brands and companies offer varying technologies, products and services within the physical access control (PAC) market today; therefore, all security...

acre, Allegion, Brivo, HID Global, Kwikset, Physical Access Control, smart home, SouthCo


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