access control

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access control

[′ak‚ses kən‚trōl]
(computer science)
A restriction on the operations that a user of a computer system may perform on files and other resources of the system.

access control

The management of admission to system and network resources. It grants authenticated users access to specific resources based on company policies and the permission level assigned to the user or user group. Access control often includes authentication, which proves the identity of the user or client machine attempting to log in. See network access control, authentication, access control list and information security.
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According to a recently released TechSci Research report, UAE Biometric Access Control Systems Market By Type, By End Use Sector, Competition Forecast and Opportunities, 2012-2022, biometric access control systems market in the UAE is projected to surpass $ 248 million by 2022.
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The resulting solution will connect technology platforms across campus for data flow between access control systems, alarm management software, campus card solutions and point-of-sale systems.
5 is the latest version of its video security software, which now includes applications for perimeter surveillance, integration of an advanced real-time alert management response system, and built-in support for leading access control systems and mobile communication devices.
The BIO Flex reader from Multilink Access Control Systems of Watford, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom, is a biometric fingerprint reader for use with the company's access control systems.
Each center will work with local manufacturers, systems construction companies, sales companies and other parties to sell room access control systems and PC login systems to public institutions and companies, and authentication systems to financial institutions.
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Some residents of East Harlem sleep safer because their building has been outfitted with one of the most advanced security and access control systems in any New York City residential property.
Automatic Systems, which employs some 280 staff and posted turnover of Euro 40 million in 2001, specialises in the design and manufacture of secure access control systems and equipment.

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