Access Control

Farpointe Releases Latest Wallet App for Conekt Mobile Access Credentials

Farpointe Data announced that its Conekt mobile smartphone access control identification solution now integrates advantages that Apple iOS 12 delivers, such as 3-D touch, Widget, and Auto-Unlock, into the Conekt Wallet App, version 1.1.0. All new improvements create increased user convenience. For instance, the newly improved Widget lets the user make up to three mobile access control credentials as widgets. This saves time by allowing quicker access to credentials.

Supra Enhances TRAC-Mini Controller for Access Control in Offline Locations

Supra announced additions to its compact and rugged TRAC-Mini™ controller to enhance lock management in offline locations ranging from remote outdoor telecom sites to indoor office file drawers. Supra is part of Carrier, a leading global provider of an innovative heating, ventilating and air conditioning, refrigeration, fire, security and building automation technologies. The new configurations of the TRAC-Mini controller extend the powerful capabilities of the Supra TRACcess® system.

Moving Toward Mobile Credentials

Today, the market demand is strong for access control technology that employs mobile credentials managed and implemented via apps on personal smartphones, replacing the need for physical cards. Mobile credentialing has the potential to improve both security and convenience and is delivering enhanced protection in many ways. To date, however, mobile credentialing has not been able to find the balance between security and convenience.

Baldwin Launches New Touchscreen Electronic Deadbolt With Z-Wave Technology

Baldwin Hardware unveiled Baldwin Touchscreen with Z-Wave technology, which allows it to wirelessly communicate with security and home automation systems. Beautifully Baldwin, the new TouchScreen combines SecureScreen and Z-Wave technology with bold Baldwin design to create a simple electronic solution. Available as Stand Alone or with Z-Wave to provide maximum choices. Simply activate the screen with your fingertips and enter a four- to eight-digit code for easy unlocking.

Axis Communications Showcases New Audio, Video and Access control Solutions at ISC West 2019

As the industry looks for effective, integrated solutions that improve security and enhance business, Axis Communications plans to deliver – announcing the debut of new products and solutions at ISC West 2019. These products include new developments in network audio, multidirectional and infrared (IR) camera capabilities, and access control technology, highlighting Axis’ commitment to taking a leading role in the security industry.

Johnson Controls Leverages Cloud, Artificial Intelligence as Part of Strategic Alignment for Access Control and Video Solutions Units

Johnson Controls announced that it has combined its Tyco Access Control and Video Solutions businesses into a single operational unit to more closely align the two disciplines and optimize future technology developments for cyber resiliency, business efficiency, and intelligence. The combination of the two units will enable strategic organizational focus on four key technology pillars: cybersecurity, cloud solutions, unification and automation.

Kwikset Introduces Iron Black Finish To Connected Smart Locks

With the introduction of a striking new Iron Black finish to its smart lock collection, Kwikset brand of Spectrum Brands, Inc. is heightening its already strong focus on lock design and aesthetics. The contemporary versions of Kwikset’s SmartCode 914 Deadbolt Lock and SmartCode 916 Touchscreen Electronic Deadbolt will be the company’s first connected smart locks to feature the new Iron Black finish.

Kwikset Introduces 2nd Generation Signature Series Deadbolt at ISC West 2019

Kwikset® brand of Spectrum Brands introduced the next generation of its popular Signature Series Deadbolt with Home Connect at ISC West. Available in both traditional and contemporary models like the original version, the new Signature Series Deadbolt with Home Connect will feature two significant upgrades. With these enhancements, the Signature Series is expected to extend the popularity of this well-received lock line.

Enhanced Maxxess Ambit Event Management Communications Software Featured at ISC West 2019

Maxxess Systems is showcasing the company’s newly designed Ambit™ Event Management Communications Software here at ISC West 2019. Ambit’s powerful communications capabilities provides security management and first responders with real-time “human intelligence” via users’ smartphone and tablets, along with a host of remote access control and geo-tracking capabilities, enabling better management of daily operations and potentially threatening events.

Maxxess Systems Showcases Solutions to Empower Total Situational Awareness at ISC West

Maxxess Systems is showcasing its unique portfolio of video, access control and communications platforms that provide users with the highest levels of system integration, management and incident response technology here at ISC West 2019. Solutions on display include the U.S. public debut of Maxxess InSiteAwareness and Response Coordination System, the enhanced eFusion Security Management Software and Maxxess’ MX+ Web Dashboard.