• Detex EasyKit

    The Detex EasyKit specifies everything needed for your application, with one price and no problems. Illustrated here, AODx10ERx1S-1, Automatically Operated Door EasyKit, integrates Advantex latch retraction exit device, low energy, automatic door...

    Product • July 19th, 2010

  • Power Supply Overview

    Choosing the right power supply is crucial for your electronic access control or CCTV installation.

    Article • July 6th, 2010

  • Servicing Schlage F Series Locks

    The keyed F Series locks have a five-pin tumbler “C” keyway lock cylinder.

    Article • June 1st, 2010

  • ANSI/BHMA Standards For Residential Grade Hardware

    Product grades are defined by performance benchmarks, with Grade 1 being the highest level of performance.

    Article • June 1st, 2010

  • Single-Door Access Control and the Schlage AD-Series

    With previous technology, every time an improvement was made, your customer had to buy a new lock. But Schlage AD locks can be upgraded when future needs change.

    Article • May 3rd, 2010

  • ASSA ABLOY Announces Partnership with Software House

    ASSA ABLOY and Software House, part of Tyco Security Products, today announced that they have entered an integration partnership that will enable locks from ASSA ABLOY Group brands SARGENT and CORBIN RUSSWIN to operate on a Software House security...

    Article • April 5th, 2010

  • Expanded Web Version: Door Operators: Opening The Door To New Revenue Streams

    Automatic doors and operators can cause serious injury or death, when not correctly and safely adjusted and maintained. Only AAADM certified technicians should repair, adjust or maintain automatic doors.

    Article • April 5th, 2010

  • Trilogy Leads Wireless Revolution

    NETWORX™ enables users to wirelessly change users, schedules, lock features or retrieve audit trails from any networked PC.

    Article • March 3rd, 2010

  • eMerge

    Linear’s eMerge Browser-Managed Access Control system is a uniquely-capable, fully integrated physical security management system. It is the one of the first security management systems built with a ‘Network Appliance’ controller and network...

    Product • February 19th, 2010

  • 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

  • Key Wizard™ Ultimate Key Management Solution

    Medeco’s newly updated Key Wizard is a one-stop shop for all of your all key management needs.

    Article • January 8th, 2010

  • Delayed Egress: The Safe Solution for Security, Loss Prevention & Patient Safety

    The locksmith must determine the hierarchy of LAHJs for a particular situation, and to take the necessary steps to assure compliance.

    Article • January 8th, 2010

  • NAPCO Introduces Indoor/Outdoor BioReader Keypad

    The BioReader is easy to program, and functions as a mean and lean biometric access controller when deployed as a standalone, or an element in a powerful security management device when integrated with a GEM or other alarm panel.

    Article • December 3rd, 2009

  • 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