• Powermax Plus

    Visonic Ltd. introduces the PowerMax+ plug-and-play wireless system. It's easy to install, configure and test and is accessible from anywhere via the Internet, cellular or landline phones. Its wide range of peripherals includes motion sensors, door/window...

    Product • January 21st, 2010

  • New Technology: Keypads, Card Readers & Scanners

    The locksmith has an ever-growing selection of solutions to help his clients achieve their desired level of security. Like all sectors of the security industry, keypads, card readers and scanners have evolved and new and improved options are...

    Article • November 1st, 2009

  • Electromechanical Lock Overview

    Probably one of the most important features of an electromechanical lock is the capability of controlling access offering a choice of authorization credentials.

    Article • October 1st, 2009

  • SCHLAGE LiNK™ Wireless Home Management System

    To complete the Schlage LiNK home automation system, Schlage incorporated the ability to remotely operate their Wireless Keypad Entry Lock and Deadbolt with the Z-Wave.

    Article • October 1st, 2009

  • Schlage Introduces AD-Series Electronic Locks

    The new AD-Series locks are designed on an open architecture platform, able to be integrated into most existing access control systems.

    Article • September 1st, 2009

  • SCHLAGE bright blue: Wireless and Wired Access Control

    This an open architecture, web-based access control system lets users access, monitor and manage their access control system from any computer running a standard web browser

    Article • August 1st, 2009

  • Advances In Wireless: Three ways wireless has changed security

    Three Ways Wireless has Changed Security

    Article • August 1st, 2009

  • E-PLEX: Easy; Expandable Electronic Access Control

    Get card access without wires, software or computers by pairing the E-Plex with LearnLok™.

    Article • August 1st, 2009

  • Getting ’em Coming AND Going

    RCI Introduces DE8310 Delayed Egress And EW8310 Early Warning Electromagnetic Locking systems

    Article • August 1st, 2009

  • Going Wireless With The SARGENT® Profile

    SARGENT wireless technology provides access control features during both online and offline operation. Up to 2,000 users can be programmed per lock, with a 10,000-event audit trail.

    Article • July 2nd, 2009

  • An Overview of Keyless Remotes

    I’ve been an automotive locksmith for over 35 years, and keyless remotes have been around for about half of that time. Through the years, I have learned that only two rules apply when it comes to working with keyless remotes: There are no...

    Article • July 2nd, 2009

  • The Evolution Of Access Control

    Institutional locksmiths share their views on standalone locks, electronic access control and wireless systems.

    Article • July 2nd, 2009

  • Electronics ABCs: Going Wireless

    Once Wi-Fi penetrates the access control market, even standalones will be network connected. Clients will opt for totally wireless door controls.

    Article • July 2nd, 2009

  • Choosing and Installing EXIT ALARMS

    When specifying any locking device which is used on an exit, fire door or along the path of egress, the code requirements for that opening and occupancy must be determined, and only approved hardware be used.

    Article • May 1st, 2009

  • Access Control Goes Wireless

    Wireless systems are ideal for any retrofit or new construction application where wiring is difficult or impractical, or where the cost of traditional wired online access control is prohibitive.

    Article • January 1st, 2009