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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 for businesses to replace...

access control, AI, Alcatraz, Alcatraz AI, artificial intelligence, 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...

access control, HID Global, Matt Barnette, Mercury, physical access control, Stephen Carney


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Siemens’ PACS grants access to interoperability

May 19, 2020Ginger Hill, Managing Editor

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 same data, without...

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, Managing Editor

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 companies...

access control, ACRE, Allegion, Brivo, HID Global, Kwikset, physical access control, smart home, SouthCo


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