08/22/2011 - Honeywell of Melville, New York, has released the VISTA Turbo Series of security system control panels. The new models are ideal for large installations, with faster clock speed and code improvement for enhanced performance.
07/22/2011 - Secura Key of Chatsworth, California, has released SK-NET Version 4.02, which includes enhancements that allow the software to work better with SK-EZ/ID Photo Badge Design and Printing Software for making large numbers of photos and using large photo file sizes.
07/22/2011 - The Door Detective Compact from Smarter Security Systems of Austin, Texas, protects open doors from tailgaters and other unauthorized entries. The new smaller, lower-cost model is also more durable, with stainless steel head units. LED lane-status indicator lights flash green or red to convey authorization or alarm.
07/22/2011 - Matrix Systems of Miamisburg, Ohio, offers a low-cost, Web-based access control system, especially for small and medium-sized businesses. Frontier Web Essentials offers unattended administration for facilities that don’t have dedicated IT staff or security supervisors, but authorized personnel can monitor and control door access from an on-site or remote PC via a standard Web browser. The system uses the HID VertX controller and embedded software with fully encrypted IP connectivity that controls up to 16 doors and 500 cardholders.
05/27/2011 - Matrix Systems of Miamisburg, Ohio, offers Frontier Universe open architecture access control software, which is compatible with leading subsystem manufacturers including Mercury Security and HID.
03/29/2011 - Detex Corporation of New Braunfels, Texas, has announced an exclusive advancement in exit devices. The patented Detex Delayed Egress/Latch Retraction device integrates both functions for more efficient operation.
03/29/2011 - Camden Door Controls of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, has announced that its request-to-exit switches have been tested to the UL 294 standard for access control systems and found to be in compliance, making them suitable for virtually any access control project.