John Davies

TDSi’s GARDiS Controllers and Extension Modules Earn UL Certification for Buyer Assurance

TDSi announces its GARDiS range of Controllers and Extension Modules have received UL 294 Certification from Underwriters Laboratories of Canada Inc. The well-respected UL 294 Standard for Access Control System Units rigorously tests the construction, performance, and operation of physical access control equipment and/or systems to provide a trusted assessment for buyer peace of mind

TDSi Announces Forthcoming Appearance at GSX 2022 in the USA

TDSi will be appearing at the industry-leading GSX 2022 (Global Security Exchange) event in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, from 12th-14th September. Joining its fellow VITAPROTECH Group member, intrusion detection and access control manufacturer PROTECH USA, on Stand 1642, TDSi will be showcasing its fully integrated and web based GARDiS access control software and hardware solutions ecosystem

TDSi Celebrates 40 Years of its Secure Access Control Excellence

Integrated security manufacturer TDSi is celebrating its 40 years of innovation, design, and manufacturing excellence. As the company enters its fifth decade it continues to lead the market with its flagship GARDiS range of integrated software and hardware products for fully secure access control. TDSi was launched on 2nd August 1982 as Time & Data Systems (International) to produce and supply a new type of infrared swipe card reader which had been invented by a development team that had previously worked for a division of IBM.

Secure Access Control Specialist TDSi to Join Protech USA at ISC West 2022 in Las Vegas

Integrated security manufacturer TDSi to announce its forthcoming appearance at ISC West (International Security Conference & Exposition), which takes place at the Venetian Expo, Las Vegas, USA from 22nd-25th March 2022. TDSi will be joining its fellow VITAPROTECH Group sister company, perimeter intrusion detection systems manufacturer Protech USA, on Stand 8050 at the event to showcase its latest products, including the powerful, secure, and highly flexible GARDiS integrated access control software and hardware ecosystem, along with OSDP and SSCP Readers with TDSi partners Farpointe Data and STid.

TDSi Announces it’s Stand Line-up at The Security Event 2022

Integrated security manufacturer TDSi announce its forthcoming appearance at The Security Event, the major UK commercial, enterprise and domestic security event which takes place from 5th-7th April at the NEC Birmingham. On stand 3/C40 TDSi will be showcasing its latest products with a focus on its GARDiS range of integrated software and hardware access control solutions, the latest software updates and features, along with its contact-free Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE)/mobile credentials authentication readers, and an introduction to its eagerly awaited GARDiS apps.

TDSi Appoints New Marketing Manager

ntegrated security manufacturer TDSi announce the appointment of Nick Mercer as Marketing Manager. Based at the company’s global headquarters in Poole, Dorset, Nick will oversee the overall marketing functions along with enhancing the accessibility of information, enabling customers and partners to enjoy the full benefits of TDSi’s expanding portfolio of integrated security solutions and products. With a First-Class Honours BA in Marketing with Media and Design, a Postgraduate Diploma in Brand Development, and a solid track record in Marketing management roles before joining TDSi, Nick has considerable training and experience in taking products and services to market.

TDSi Launches new GARDiS Bluetooth Low Energy Reader

Integrated security manufacturer TDSi announced the launch of its new GARDiS Bluetooth Low Energy reader, which enables the authentication of security credentials from a compatible mobile device. This provides convenient, fully secure, cost-effective and safer contactless access for security operators and users. Research shows that 98% of security users view access control using a token or card as a constraint on their daily routine, whilst 68% would like to use their mobile smartphone to grant access.

TDSi Launches New Version of its Powerful GARDiS Integrated Security Software

TDSi announced the launch of the new and enhanced version of its GARDiS security software, Version 2.0. GARDiS 2.0 features new Fire Door release and Site Lock Down functions, along with integration with ASSA ABLOY Aperio and SimonsVoss SmartIntego wireless locks. GARDiS 2.0 is designed for use when an end user is moving from a single site using individual GARDiS controllers to upgrade to a project of over 44 doors and/or for multiple sites.

TDSi Expands its Logistics Team to Support Customer Needs

Integrated security manufacturer TDSi is pleased to announce the appointment of Keith Beech to its Logistics Team, based at the company’s headquarters in Poole, Dorset. Keith’s expertise in managing the shipping and movement of TDSi’s integrated security products, to partners and customers around the world, is particularly important during the post-COVID-19 restrictions and transition to the new normal. With the restrictions and social distancing rules of the new normal, Keith has a pivotal role.

TDSi Provides Free Online Expert Roundtable Advice and Training Seminars

Integrated security manufacturer TDSi is pleased to confirm its continued programme of Table Talks sessions for its partners and end-users. TDSi began hosting these regular sessions during the Lockdown phase of the COVID-19 pandemic, to deliver technical and informational content to interested parties. TDSi’s Table Talks are free online discussion and training sessions featuring TDSi’s security experts with a Roundtable of its key technical and commercial team members.

TDSi Launches New Track and Trace Function to Help Customers Manage COVID-19 Containment

Integrated security manufacturer TDSi is proud to announce the launch of the new free Track and Trace module for its powerful EXgarde security management software. Track and Trace is designed to help organisations investigate and map the movement of people potentially infected with COVID-19, so those who have come into potential contact can isolate or seek medical testing/assistance. TDSi’s Track and Trace module uses the company’s powerful EXgarde software.

TDSi Launches New GARDiS Cyber Secure and Web Embedded Access Controller

TDSi announces the launch of its new webserver embedded GARDiS access controller. Designed to be fully cyber secure, as well as easy and quick to install, the new controller is available in one, two or four-door versions to suit all requirements and budgets. TDSi also offers GARDiS Extension Modules to increase the number of doors or equipment in the system. The extension units are purchased along with a license dongle to insert into the master unit.

TDSi Launching New GARDiS Product at Intersec2020 in Dubai

Integrated security manufacturer TDSi will be joining its Vitaprotech Group partner SORHEA on stand SA-N37 at Intersec 2020 in Dubai, from 19th-21st January 2020, where it will be unveiling and launching an exciting new GARDiS product. Joining John on Stand SA-N37 will be TDSi’s Business Development Manager, Mica Negrilic. The Dubai event in January 2020 will be TDSi’s first shared exhibition stand with a Vitaprotect Group partner since the company announced its acquisition by the Group in June 2019.

TDSi Appoints New Channel Partner Manager North

Integrated security manufacturer TDSi announced Gwen Curran as its new Channel Partner Manager North. Gwen’s role is a pivotal one in TDSi’s ongoing relationship with its Channel Partners in Northern England and Scotland. Gwen’s career in the security industry started in 2004 when she joined Norbain, working as an Internal Account Manager with the Distributor for over 10 years. Within those 10 years she worked with leading manufacturers.

TDSi Welcomes New Distribution Channel Manager

Integrated security manufacturer TDSi announced the appointment of Lynne Allen as Distribution Channel Manager North. Lynne’s new role involves increasing the TDSi product offering through its distribution vertical markets, supporting distributors and installers, from Birmingham to Scotland. Lynne has an impressive track record, having worked in Sales for over 25 years and has spent the last 18 years within the Security Industry.

TDSi Appearing with the BSIA and ONVIF at IFSEC International 2019

Integrated security manufacturer TDSi announces that it will be appearing on both the BSIA and ONVIF stands at IFSEC International 2019. TDSi’s team will be available to discuss its latest products with customers and partners on the BSIA Stand and ONVIF Booth throughout the event. The GARDiS range was launched at the end of 2018 with the first version of the Access Management Software and was recently updated by GARDiS Version 1.1.

TDSi Launching New GARDiS Controller At The Security Event 2019

Integrated security manufacturer TDSi is pleased to announce it will be launching its new GARDiS Controller on stand SE32 at The Security Event 2019, which is being held at the NEC in Birmingham from 9th – 11th April. The new controller is the latest development in TDSi’s recently launched fully integrated GARDiS range, following the release of its base software at the end

TDSi To Present New GARDiS Software At Intersec Dubai 2019

TDSi will be appearing with distribution partner IPTEC on Stand SA-B27 at Intersec Dubai 2019, from 20th-22nd January. TDSi will be showing its newly released GARDiS software, along with the EXgarde Enterprise integrated security management solution, its range of controllers and discussing its forthcoming incorporation of Bluetooth Low Energy readers and mobile credentials into the TDSi product portfolio.

TDSi Launches New GARDiS Software

TDSi announced the launch of its new GARDiS Access Management software. The powerful solution is available for free download to registered users, directly from the TDSi website. The GARDiS Access Management Software is a new user-friendly solution which improves secured accessibility. It offers ease of installation and features a user-friendly interface that has been developed specifically to accommodate many varied users, from security installers to IT managers.