Access control sees continued push towards mobile capabilities

Subject matter experts offer varying opinions on NFC, hosted solutions and interoperability

Pires: Events of this magnitude have a significant impact on the development of future technologies as these are real issues that school administrations, and security and law enforcement officials are unfortunately forced to deal with on a recurring basis. Schools are looking at every conceivable means to improve security, yet budgets remain an issue. They are enhancing existing security procedures, hiring more security personnel, and implementing products like our KeyWatcher key control systems to better control access to their facilities. And existing products are being enhanced and tailored more towards schools’ needs to offer more features and the functionality they need to meet more stringent security objectives.