Keeping close to residents at Stockport homes, even in lockdown
Stockport Homes manages 11,500 properties on behalf of Stockport Council and is also committed to building new homes for rental, leasehold and shared ownership. The company aims to offer its customers the highest levels of service and recently upgraded its access control provision with innovative cloud based technology from PAC & GDX which has more than proved its worth during COVID-19 lockdown.
PAC addresses post-lockdown access control challenges with new versions of Access Central and EasiNet Residential
PAC, a world-leading supplier of innovative access control solutions, has announced new versions of its cutting edge Access Central and EasiNet Residential software management platforms. The most comprehensive upgrades to both systems since they were initially launched, PAC has introduced a range of dynamic features that will enable commercial and residential premises to maintain high levels of occupant safety as lockdown begins to ease.
PAC’s cloud based access control technology takes up residence at Ealing Council
Located in the heart of west London, Ealing Council serves the residents and businesses of the capital's fourth largest borough. With a vast housing portfolio and a commitment to keeping residents as safe and secure as possible, Ealing Council benefits from the use of PAC’s innovative cloud based access control solution.
PAC I/O Controllers deliver advanced security and building management functionality
As buildings are gradually reopened to occupants and users, PAC has announced the launch of new Input/Output (I/O) Controllers which allow users to extend the functionality of their access control system. Designed in response to customer feedback, PAC’s 520 Input Controller and 530 Output Controller make it both easy and cost-effective to add in new security and building management functions that provide added safety and reassurance for users.
PAC accelerates the move to contactless workplaces with its new RTE button
PAC, the world leading supplier of innovative access control solutions, has announced the availability of its new contactless and hands-free request to exit (RTE) button, which will support organisations as the post-lockdown return to work begins in earnest.
Sales Leadership Appointment at PAC & GDX
PAC & GDX has announced the appointment of Bill Hobbs as the global head of its sales organisation. As Global Vice President of Sales for 3xLOGIC and PACOM, Bill adds PAC & GDX to his portfolio and will now consolidate sales leadership for these brands across all countries.
PAC & GDX announce details of a new series of online technical training tutorials
PAC & GDX, the leading providers of access control and door entry solutions, have announced details of a new series of eight free to attend online technical training tutorials. Electronic Security Fundamentals begins on 28th May and will be hosted by renowned industry expert and PAC & GDX technical trainer, Joe Cieszynski.
The sessions aim to provide electronic security engineers with guidance and tips on a range of subjects that will enable them to optimise the effectiveness of the technology they configure on a daily basis.
PAC launches complete new Access Control portfolio
PAC, a market-leading supplier of innovative access control solutions, has announced the comprehensive redesign of its portfolio in order to meet the rigorous demands of today’s residential, educational and commercial environments. This pioneering access control system streamlines PAC’s offering with products that combine the benefits of state-of-the-art hardware and software – delivering unrivalled levels of security, sustainability and ease of use.
Where The Smart Money Is
Organisations are increasingly looking for security solutions that provide actionable business intelligence (BI). Bill Hobbs, global vice president at PAC & GDX’s sister company 3xLOGIC, explains how analytics based BI tools are helping to turn raw data into meaningful information.
Keeping A Straight Face
Although the use of facial recognition technology is under intense scrutiny at the moment due to concerns about privacy and civil liberties, Bill Hobbs, Global Vice President at our sister company 3xLOGIC, believes that the advantages it offers far outweigh the disadvantages.
PAC & GDX is a Tower of Strength at Sutton Point
Located in south-west London on the site of a former office block, Sutton Point is a cutting edge, mixed use development that features contemporary apartments surrounded by a diverse range of amenities. In order to provide residents with the highest level of security, access control technology from PAC & GDX has been installed in key areas of the complex.
PAC keeps Gloucester City Homes’ residents as safe as houses
Gloucester City Homes is an independent registered housing association that owns and manages rented homes, leasehold properties, shared ownership properties, commercial units and homeless units. It recently upgraded access control within a number of its dwellings with pioneering technology from PAC.
PAC & GDX accommodates Blackpool Coastal Housing’s access control requirements
Blackpool Coastal Housing (BCH) was set up in 2007 by Blackpool Council to manage its housing stock of almost 5,000 homes. To offer residents the highest level of security, access control and door entry products from PAC and GDX have been installed across its estate, in order to utilise the benefits of cloud based remote monitoring.
PAC & GDX takes up residence at Wolverhampton Homes
Wolverhampton Homes manages and maintains over 23,500 homes on behalf of The City of Wolverhampton Council. In order to provide residents with the highest standards of security and safety, it has installed access control and door entry products from PAC & GDX.
PAC ACCESS CONTROL INSTALLED IN HIGH SPEC LONDON RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT
A PAC high security access control system with bespoke panel has been installed in to a new lavish apartment development in London’s exclusive Putney.
Oakhill Park is a luxurious residential development in South West London, featuring 60 distinctive, elegant apartments, underground parking, private gym and landscaped gardens, complete with concierge services. The combination of stylish design, exceptional construction and outstanding facilities are reflected in all aspects of the development, right through to the security systems in place.
PACOM and PAC exhibit together at IFSEC 2016
High level integrated security systems specialist PACOM® and a leading access control solutions manufacturer PAC® will be exhibiting together at this year’s IFSEC (21st-23rd June at ExCel, London) to showcase their product ranges and security solutions, from multi-site integrated systems to single door controllers.
Keep Safe From Token Cloning in Access Control Systems
By Dave Hughes – Global Product Manager at STANLEY Security Products
Token cloning is a serious issue faced by many organisations in various fields, from housing associations to hospitals, hotels, commercial premises and high security environments. Credentials such as badges, RFID tags or entry tokens can all be used for granting entry to a facility or restricted areas. With token cloning technology easily available to anyone and third party tokens being cheap, duplicating a token can be done within a few seconds with the right equipment. But, this is not the full story. This article will discuss the various levels of security in access control and how to prevent unauthorised entry.
STANLEY Launches Versatile IP Based Video Door Entry System
STANLEY Security Products is pleased to announce it has secured the exclusive UK distribution rights to the InfinitePlay IP based video door entry system, which will join the existing PAC Access Control and GDX Door Entry range. STANLEY InfinitePlay comes with a host of features whilst remaining exceptionally easy to use and install.
Hardware\Software Change Notice - iEVO Dongle Version 1.0 July 2015
PAC Part Number: 40371
With immediate effect Stanley Security Products will no longer be supplying the iEvo Dongle used in conjunction with the iEVO administration reader, if an existing reader\ dongle fails then the software will need to be upgraded to v4.6.x which we have modified to work without a dongle. For all new installations to be compatible with the new hardware configuration, PAC SecureNet v4.6.x or later must be used.
PAC® Introduces the feature packed, Two-Door Standalone 212 Controller
A specialist in reliable and versatile access-control solutions for over 35 years, PAC have launched the new PAC 212 two-door standalone controller. Suitable for both residential and commercial applications, the PAC 212 is built around the PAC 500 controller series and offers many of the standard features associated with this range.
PAC® launches new EL Smart Door Handle with Integral Reader
An international leader in access control solutions for over 35 years, PAC has launched a new robust locking solution for the ease of securing internal doors. The new EL Smart Door Handle (SDH) is a simple to install, stylish, battery-operated electronic escutcheon that provides a reliable solution for electronic access control in commercial and residential applications.
The new PAC Vandal and Panel Readers provide an effective solution to token cloning
An international leader in versatile and scalable access control solutions for over 35 years, PAC has launched two new easy to install and configure readers to the Oneprox™ GS3 range. Providing the highest level of security in the most demanding of operating environments the new readers effectively combat the growing issue of token cloning.