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Farpointe Gibraltar heavy duty proximity card reader

Farpointe ready to take a hit

The Guardian vandal-resistant and Gibraltar bullet-resistant contactless proximity card readers from Farpointe Data, a Dorma group company, are designed for installations where more durability is required than with a standard proximity reader. According to the company, they are becoming big hits with schools, universities, correctional institutions, housing authorities, factories, hospitals and other locales where RFID proximity and smart card readers can take a beating.

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How to minimize EMI impact on mission critical video surveillance

Electromagnetic interference can degrade the total performance of a video surveillance system. Therefore, the EMC (electromagnetic compatibility) of the electronic equipment should not be overlooked when a video surveillance system is applied to environments with high-voltages present, such as power plants, factories, transportation and infrastructure.
   In this Detektor Security Academy article, Detektor has employed the expert knowledge of Ethernet product company, Etherwan, in order to explain how both products and surveillance systems should be designed in terms in of EMC in order to negate any problems that may occur.

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Chris Zenaty, Sales Director of Hikvision USA

Hikvision meets legislators on Capitol Hill

Hikvision recently participated in the Electronic Security Association’s Day on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, May 5, 2015. A representative from Hikvision’s leadership team met with Congress members in Washington DC to discuss important issues affecting the security industry, including apprenticeship programmes, school security, and telecommunications. The Day on Capitol Hill allowed Hikvision a powerful opportunity to discuss legislation that would have a positive impact on the security industry and on the safety and job stability of millions of Americans.

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Apollo enters monitoring market with double acquisition

Protection 1, a leading full-service business and home security company in the United States, has signed definitive agreements to be acquired by funds managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management, LLC (together with its consolidated subsidiaries, “Apollo”). By partnering with Apollo, one of the world’s largest alternative investment managers, Protection 1 should now be better positioned to command a greater share of the $46 billion security monitoring industry through organic growth and strategic acquisitions, both of which have been core to the company’s solid growth over the past five years.

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Casino in Citrus Heights, Sacramento upgrades security with Genetec technology

California casino secures with deep integration

After a preliminary market evaluation and a public call for tenders, CCS, a Los Angeles based full-service integration, installation and solutions provider, recommended that Stones Gambling Hall casino selected a fully unified security platform, Genetec Security Center. The unified security platform combines Omnicast video surveillance, Synergis access control and Autovu license plate recognition with other business and communication systems within one easy-to-use solution.

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