Different Components of The Access Control System

The access control system is a keyless security system that is widely in many commercial and residential sectors. Nowadays this security system has become very popular because of its several advantages. It is very easy to operate and cost-effective. Five major components of this system are a control panel, reader, access card, magnetic lock and controlling software. Go through the article and know a little bit more about these components. Readers The reader is a major component of the access control systems. It is generally mounted on the door.…

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Physical security

Physical security is the protection of personnel, hardware, software, networks and data from physical actions and events that could cause serious loss or damage to an enterprise, agency or institution. This includes protection from fire, flood, natural disasters, burglary, theft, vandalism and terrorism.

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Monitoring

What is monitoring? Alarm monitoring is quick and detailed communication between your Alert Alarms system and the central station of your security provider. Your control panel registers an emergency event and sends a signal to the central monitoring station, where the appropriate authorities are notified and sent to your home, For example the Garda or Ambulance or fire services. The Monitoring stations we deal with are below.

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Access control

In the fields of physical security and information security, access control (AC) is the selective restriction of access to a place or other resource.[1] The act of accessing may mean consuming, entering, or using. Permission to access a resource is called authorization. Locks and login credentials are two analogous mechanisms of access control.

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MCM

One of our partners for monitoring is MCM Security: Over 20 people are employed in our Alarm Receiving Centre business in Ireland. Our office headquarters is based in Cork, but we operate all over Ireland with extensive experience and are fully licensed by the Private Security Authority (PSA) License number 00357. MCM Technology has over 25 years’ experience delivering monitoring services across Ireland to both the Irish business and domestic markets. Currently one of the largest indigenous independently owned alarm receiving centre companies in Ireland, we provide a broad…

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Michael McLoughlin

Michael McLoughlin Raised in Carrigrohane, hampered by the lack of formal education. Michael studied electronics and radiotelephony by night. He was the 1st to pass this night class. He went on to travel the world on-board merchant navy ships for a number of years, as a radio officer. Michael McLoughlin went on to become a successful entrepreneur. He started McLoughlin Enterprises Ltd in 1972. The company operating name is AlertAlarms. The 1st service the company offered was business and home security systems in the cork area.

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CCTV do I need it?

Closed-circuit television (CCTV), also known as video surveillance,[1][2] is the use of video cameras to transmit a signal to a specific place, on a limited set of monitors. It differs from broadcast television in that the signal is not openly transmitted, though it may employ point to point (P2P), point to multipoint (P2MP), or mesh wired or wireless links. Though almost all video cameras fit this definition, the term is most often applied to those used for surveillance in areas that may need monitoring such as banks, stores, and other areas where security is needed.

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