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Points to consider when choosing an electric lock

Points to consider when choosing an electric lock

The entrance is typically the most important part of a building that needs to be secured. Making sure that the door is properly locked, therefore, is critical. More and more, electric locks can play a...
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  • What to look for when choosing multimodal biometrics
    There are certain parameters to determine the quality or effectiveness of a multimodal biometric solution. Capacity, false acceptance rate and false rejection rate are some examples. But ultimately, choosing a system requires a basic understanding of how it fits the user's environment or suit their ...
    2018/01/17
  • Fingerprint-face readers see growth potential
    Fingerprint is still the primary biometric used in readers and other access control devices. However, certain limitations have prompted users to look for the possibility of adding other biometrics in addition to fingerprint. Face, then, becomes a viable solution.
    2018/01/16
  • Multimodal biometrics add extra layer of security
    More and more, end user organizations are deploying multimodal biometrics, which have certain advantages over unimodal solutions. Fingerprint readers alone, for example, can't read people with broken or wrinkled skin. Multimodal readers combining two biometrics, be they fingerprint and face or finge...
    2018/01/12
  • Unlocking the potential of smart locks through integration
    The evolution of smart technology over the past few years has transcended every industry. A few years ago smart locks were a new idea, an idea that seemed more about hype than true functionality.
    2018/01/10
  • Improved security the key to smart lock growth
    The high-tech nature of today's world means nothing, including the locks on our doors, can be too smart. However, intelligence comes with risks, and companies have worked hard to address end-user concerns. By improving safety and security, user confidence in smart locks is helping to drive market gr...
    2018/01/08
  • BIM opens new doors for access control players
    Building information modeling (BIM) has gained more and more attention in the construction business. Various benefits of the technology are expected to drive its future growth. As a result, security manufacturers, including those making access control solutions, should embrace the opportunities brou...
    2017/12/06
  • Biometrics adoptions to grow further amid rising demands
    Biometrics solutions are seeing growing demands. More and more they are seen not just in government installations but also in private projects as well. This increase in demand is expected to further drive related products and solutions, according to Gemalto.
    2017/11/24
  • How can mobile credentials be secured?
    Users benefit from the convenience of mobile credentials. However, there is always an underlying potential threat toward personal privacy and data breaches. Therefore, what matters the most to users is still security.
    2017/11/09
  • Mobile credentials on the rise
    Mobile credentials are gaining traction. Enhanced user experience and reduced costs are driving the use of smartphones in place of discrete physical access cards. Security is a primary concern for users when it comes to accessing buildings or making online transactions.
    2017/11/08
  • A smart lock that's secure and well-designed
    Smart locks are gaining popularity due to the convenience they provide. But given the rampancy of cyberattacks these days, the security of devices, including smart locks, is also important. Poly-Control, owner of the Danalock brand of smart locks, has the solution that is both secure and appealing i...
    2017/11/02