The Value of a Fingerprint Mortise Lock

The Value of a Fingerprint Mortise Lock
Mortise locks have been popular for many years across the world. A mortise lock is more secure than a typical lock because it contains a heavier return spring and a more solid locking mechanism. To provide even more security, Fingerprintdoorlocks.com offers the 1TOUCHXL, a mortise lock with fingerprint access. Fingerprint access ensures the safety of ...

Choosing the Best Biometric Deadbolt Lock for You

Choosing the Best Biometric Deadbolt Lock for You
Being the best can be a matter of personal opinion, Person A might like the BioBolt better than the Shepard DL210. While Person B might be the exact opposite. So how do you decide “What is the best biometric deadbolt lock”.  Let’s do a comparison of the two locks and find out which one will ...

Facial Detection : Suprema Facestation

Facial Detection : Suprema Facestation
A front runner of biometric research and development, a company Suprema has had a breakthrough in technology that I find to be very beneficial: The Facestation! The Suprema Facestation is a facial recognition door access control device that was created to give access to those enrolled after having their face detected on the machine. Very ...

Assisted Living and Nursing Home Security plus Door Access Control

Assisted Living and Nursing Home Security plus Door Access Control
There is no question that keeping loved ones safe and secure at their assisted living area or nursery home is a top goal along with health care and comfort.  Each state has mandates and regulations that nurses, aids, and facilities have to abide by in order to help provide safe and healthy accommodations. If you ...

Biometric News from September

Reflecting on a couple big articles concerning Biometric News this month: 1.       FBI To Give Facial Recognition Software to Law-Enforcement Agencies With over 12.8 million mug shots saved to a database police can use the ability of facial recognition systems to cross-reference. Privacy seems to be a concern among the public but the system is ...

Pool Side Biometric Security on the Rise

Pool Side Biometric Security on the Rise
  The rise of using biometric access to gain entrances to pool areas is to no surprise; on the rise! You may wonder, what’s the point? There are many reasons why security is important around pools, especially to protect children and prevent unwanted pool hoppers in communities. Let’s go through some examples of biometric security ...

Importance of a Deadbolt Lock

Importance of a Deadbolt Lock
You may ask yourself, “Why does it seem as if everyone uses a deadbolt lock”? What is the Importance of a Deadbolt Lock? Many people wonder if they need one on their door or whether or not it is actually more secure than a single latch lock. The reason why U.S. Standard doors come prepped ...

What Not to Do with A Fingerprint Lock

In the biometric business you tend to get asked many questions concerning which lock would be best for a home, what you can expect from a lock, and occasionally if you can enroll an elephants ear. I have here a list of What Not to Do with your fingerprint lock: Don’t jump on your lock. ...

How To Use The 1TouchIQ2 Audit Trail Kit

How To Use The 1TouchIQ2 Audit Trail Kit
The 1Touch IQ2 Single Latch lock comes in two different models. The Audit Trail capable unit has the ability to give you status on who used the door to gain access when you use the audit trail kit with the lock. This kit allows you to see who used the door and at what time ...

Door Hardware for Access Control

Door Hardware for Access Control
Door hardware The Access Control system that gets installed is only half of the security equation. Hardware for Access Control is also important. For each access point being secured there are two items that are always required. First of course is the Biometric reader & secondly there is the locking device that is physically securing ...