• Integrating & Interfacing Electronic Security Elements To Create A Custom Tailored Solution

    Aiphone’s video entry system met the customer’s access control needs.

    Article • February 1st, 2010

  • Gate Locks for Challenging Environments

    The GL-l Electromechanical Gate Lock is designed for vehicle and pedestrian gates applications requiring a secure and weather-resistant solution rated at 2,000 lbs. holding force.

    Article • February 1st, 2010

  • Powering Up Security Devices

    Power supplies come in two basic designs – linear and switching – both with advantages and disadvantages. Which power supply design is best? There is a time and place for both types.

    Article • December 3rd, 2009

  • Bethany College Toughens Up Exit Devices for Better Security

    Dormitory doors sometimes were subject to abnormal abuse that resulted in security breaches. Von Duprin XP99 exit devices add a new latch bolt concept that delivers greater latching security.

    Article • October 1st, 2009

  • What’s New In Video Surveillance?

    Evaluate CCTV manufacturers carefully, making sure they have a sound reputation and stand behind their products

    Article • October 1st, 2009

  • Video Overview: The Right Tools for the Job

    Access control and complimentary video surveillance are excellent systems for the locksmith looking to expand his business into the future.

    Article • September 1st, 2009

  • Advances In Wireless: Three ways wireless has changed security

    Three Ways Wireless has Changed Security

    Article • August 1st, 2009

  • New Product Spotlight

    A & B Fire Safes A & B Safe Corporation is adding a new line of insulated fire safes to its product offering. These One & Two Hour fires safes are available in nine single-door models and three double-door models. They accept all current electronic...

    Article • August 1st, 2009

  • Video Surveillance For Homes

    Clinton Electronics Introduces Home Guard Digital Video Capture Camera

    Article • June 2nd, 2009

  • Tapping Into The Video Surveillance Market

    Sell yourself and your systems on the basis of value rather than price.

    Article • June 2nd, 2009

  • PoE – The Key To Network Efficiency

    The Altronix NetWay allows users to maximize their current investment in IP video surveillance systems, and allows system designers to take full advantage of the network platform.

    Article • June 2nd, 2009

  • Access Control Industry Forecast

    Trends include software-based access control systems, IP video, the continuing integration of CCTV and card access and more wireless products.

    Article • March 1st, 2009

  • Wire Basics

    Choosing and connecting the wires for access control installations

    Article • March 1st, 2009

  • What’s New In Access Control?

    Brivo and Schlage’s latest access control products are Web-enabled, allowing remote monitoring and operation. Pelco introduces its new Sarix network camera line.

    Article • March 1st, 2009

  • An Overview of Hospital Hardware

    Hospital security hardware and locks must comply with Life Safety codes and other standards.

    Article • February 1st, 2009