Magnetic Stripe Cards

Read: Access Control Basics: Cards and Readers

Access Control Basics: Cards and Readers

This primer on magnetic stripe, proximity and smart card access control technology will help you select the right system for your institution.

Read: Your Physical Access Control Cheat Sheet

Your Physical Access Control Cheat Sheet

Here’s the latest breakdown of some of the pros and cons of the more commonly used physical access control solutions available on the market today.

Read: Is NFC the Future of Access Control?

Is NFC the Future of Access Control?

In a pilot program, Arizona State University students and staff used Near Field Communication-enabled mobile phones to enter their residence hall. The technology could eventually provide an alternative to ID cards on campuses.

Healthcare Network Completes Major Employee Re-badging

The Ins and Outs of Physical Access Control

Here are some of the advantages and disadvantages of a few basic mechanical and electronic access control systems.

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