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How electronic locks make sharing of keys safer, easier

How electronic locks make sharing of keys safer, easier

More and more, people have formed the habit of sharing their keys with those outside the family. This can create certain problems. For example, keys could be copied or duplicated. An electronic lock, ...
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  • IHS on why residential security is seeing more start-ups
    A growing phenomenon in the residential security market is a surge in new entrants. This has been due to various reasons, for example more available funding. While the entry threshold may be lower, vendors are still faced with challenges, for example heightened competition.
    2017/10/11
  • High number of participants attended Adria Security Summit 2017
    The largest security industry conference and exhibition in the Adriatic region gathered experts from 27 countries.
    2017/10/06
  • Questions to ask before purchasing a storage solution
    Purchasing the right video storage solutions isn't always easy. With more video data being produced and retention period getting longer, keeping those data safe and secure requires considerations on various factors, including ease of use and integration with other systems, according to Axis Communic...
    2017/10/06
  • New cybersecurity approaches urged after Swedish cybercrime
    In September, a criminal hacker ring was charged with one of the biggest IT-based frauds in Swedish history. Against this backdrop, new cybersecurity measures, for example raising information security to management/board levels, need to be implemented.
    2017/10/05
  • Why ACaaS has become a growing trend
    Installing an access control system can be an expensive proposition, given the investment in related hardware and software. This is where access control as a service (ACaaS) comes in as an ideal alternative.
    2017/10/03
  • Ways to make access control more secure
    Despite access control’s intention to protect, there are still shortcomings or limitations that can be exploited. Overcoming these can help enhance and strengthen the access control system.
    2017/09/29
  • ABB buys GE IS to deepen N. Am. presence, strengthen market position
    ABB, a global supplier of industrial technologies, has announced the acquisition of GE Industrial Solutions (GE IS) for US$2.6 billion, seeking to gain further foothold in the North American market and leverage GE IS's existing portfolio to become a more influential player in the electrical and auto...
    2017/09/28
  • Why Nest's new security products may face stiff competition
    Nest has recently launched a series of products that marked its entry into the home security arena. While this may be welcoming news for Nest users, the company may face stiff competition due less expensive alternatives for consumers, according to a recent report by IHS Markit.
    2017/09/27
  • What to ask when developing a perimeter protection plan
    Perimeter detection is usually the first line of defense for end user organizations. Designing an effective perimeter protection plan that takes various factors into consideration, for example the size of perimeters, the climatic patterns of the area as well as the technology used, is therefore impo...
    2017/09/21
  • Big Data invades cyber security: how analytics can help
    Nearly one billion malware-based incidents occurred between June and November of 2016.
    2017/09/20