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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Harling Security is launching a new Access Control System, a product targeting the growing demand for access control systems from the commercial buildings, schools, colleges & universities market.
Suprema's new CoreStation is an intelligent door controller which provides the advantages of biometric-enabled security over centralized access control systems. Designed for mid- to enterprise-level access control systems, CoreStation is capable of handling 500,000 users with incredible fingerprint matching speed of up to 400,000 matches per second.
The GIL-2001-2DLV Anti-Terrorist/Security Door Access Control System has been tested by government and private industry.
12 June 2015 - US-based cloud-based physical access control systems provider Brivo has been wholly acquired for USD 50m by Dean Drako, entrepreneur, president and CEO of Eagle Eye Networks, the company said.
The most basic approach is to replicate existing card-based access control principles: the phone communicates identity information to a reader, which passes it to the existing access control system.
The decision to install Access Control System at the sensitive installations was taken on the recommendation of IGP KPK Nasir Khan Durrani and is in line with the provisions of recently promulgated Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Sensitive & Vulnerable Establishments and Places (Security) Ordinance 2014.
David Forward, managing director at CCTV Monitoring, said: "We are working with a growing number of contractors who are recognising the benefits of having a fullyintegrated, smart access control system installed on site.
Risk-based approach is suitable for characterising specific values of an access control system in MCDA because of three strategies of risk-based approaches that can be closely associated with MCDA approach, as it is stated in (Klinke, Renn 2002):
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.
Peace of Mind Technologies, LLC (POM) has been hired by boutique moving and storage firm Day & Meyer to install a fully integrated surveillance and access control system upgrade at its Upper East Side office and warehouse facility at 1166 Second Avenue, announces Richard Kowitt, POM senior account executive.
Ace Security has installed a new CCTV system plus the new access control system at Jordans Market Garden Road plant in Biggleswade where the company employs 400 staff.

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