IP (Internet Protocol)

  • Trends In Access Control: SMART CREDENTIALS

    In security, there are three universally recognized factors for authenticating individuals: Something you know, typically a P ersonal I dentification N umber (PIN) Something you have, typically a security token (encoded credential). Something...

    Article • January 31st, 2011

  • Secura Key RKDT-WM

    Secura Key announces its new Dual Technology Proximity line. The RKDT-WM is a mullion-mount Wiegand output reader that reads Radio Key® and most HID proximity credentials including 26-bit format. It is also available in a switchplate configuration: model...

    Product • January 31st, 2011

  • Tri-Ed IP Catalog

    Tri-Ed / Northern Video Distribution’s Annual IP Product Catalog is available now at all branches throughout the US and Canada. Dedicated solely to the IP product line category, the catalog made its official debut at ISC Solutions in New York on Nov...

    Product • January 14th, 2011

  • Visonic CAM4000

    Visonic Ltd., a leading developer and manufacturer of wireless home security and safety systems and components, introduces its first outdoor IP camera, the CAM4000.   The full featured IP WiFI/Ethernet Outdoor infra-red illuminated camera works with...

    Product • January 14th, 2011

  • Medeco Logic & M3 Logic: Security and Flexibility

    In 2006 Medeco established the LOGIC technology eCylinder platform by integrating Assa Abloy CLIQ technology into Medeco mechanical products.  The product portfolio is based on the IKON solution which is an Assa Abloy sister company.  Logic was launched...

    Article • January 11th, 2011

  • The Back Page

    20 Years Ago The January 1991 Locksmith Ledger cover theme was “Focus On Electronic Security.” Stephen Little at Ilco Unican asked, “How does the locksmith fit into the ever-changing world of electronic products?” Robert R. MacDonald wrote about...

    Article • December 14th, 2010

  • Continuing Education

      Throughout the year, manufacturers of locks and door hardware make it easy for locksmiths to upgrade their skills and / or learn something new to help their locksmithing businesses prosper. Locksmith distributors are another excellent source for...

    Article • December 13th, 2010

  • What Does IP Mean?

    Contrary to what you may have been told, IP does not necessarily mean “In for Problems.” IP is the acronym for Internet Protocol which is the set of techniques used by many hosts for transmitting data over the Internet. The current version of the...

    Article • December 10th, 2010


    Corbin Russwin's Access 800® WI1 lockset comes with intelligent WiFi access control.The Access 800 WI1 is ideal for bringing access control to areas of a building that are cost-prohibitive and challenging to wire. It is a complete solution, integrating...

    Product • November 23rd, 2010

  • APEX US-1 Premium Biometric Lockset

    Digitlocks introduces the APEX US-1 Premium Biometric Lockset. Designed for the US market, features include superior quality cast stainless steel body and levers, simple on-lock programming, passage mode, privacy mode, 1-time code, master and user...

    Product • November 22nd, 2010

  • Adventures In Wireless Video

    Tips on bidding and selecting components for a wireless video project with networked indoor and outdoor CCTV cameras and recorders. The project also included refitting the front doors with new exit devices, a door bell and a remote release system.

    Article • November 1st, 2010

  • Isonas Door Access Control Systems Serve Schools

    For more than 40 years, school facility managers and security personnel responsible for selecting a door access system have essentially had one option: a local control panel hardwired to power and individually wired to a maximum number of door...

    Article • October 1st, 2010

  • NetworxTM

    ASIS Booth 3333 Alarm Lock's keyless access solutions delivers clean, fast deployment from one standalone door lock to thousands of inter-networked ones called Networx TM . Its most-popular, field-proven cylindrical Trilogy electronic access control...

    Product • September 16th, 2010

  • Incorporating Video Into A Single-Door Access Control System, Part One

    The BlueWave Security NetGen IP Door Controller makes your favorite electric door hardware manageable over the IP network.

    Article • August 5th, 2010

  • E-Plex 5800 Series Meets FIPS 201 Requirements

    The E-Plex 5800 series is an economical solution to online systems which may not be practical or affordable in many applications.

    Article • August 5th, 2010