Campus Cards, College and University Identification and Security

University of Texas at Arlington and Diebold take card-based security to new heights

Monday, September 1, 2003

At the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA), a significant advancement in campus security was achieved through the convergence of separate security elements into a single, powerful solution. For years the campus had used card-enabled door access, alarm panels, and closed circuit television (CCTV) cameras but each independently of the other. When all these elements were tied into a single master control system, the resulting solution greatly expanded the level of security at the Arlington campus and set the bar for campuses across the country. 

ASIS, the nation’s leading security conference, had lots to offer campus card administrators

Monday, September 1, 2003

ASIS International is an industry leading organization for professionals in the security industry. With more than 33,000 members around the world, ASIS helps define and shape the security policies and practices of the modern enterprise. In mid-September, the ASIS 49th Annual Seminar and Exhibits was held in New Orleans, Louisiana. More than 135 educational sessions and 2,000 booth spaces gave the estimated 17,000 attendees a chance to learn about and see the latest in both physical and logical security technologies. 

Offline electronic door locks: From the hotel to the dorm, they make access control affordable

Monday, September 1, 2003

On campuses across the country, metal keys are disappearing in favor of plastic cards. As witnessed by the hotel industry in the preceding two decades, these offline electronic locks are revolutionizing door access in college dormitories. And the growing flexibility of these systems is taking them beyond the dorms and into a variety of multi-access areas such as labs, recreational facilities, offices, and classrooms. 

Diebold Aligns with Computrition to Better Serve Customers, Explore New Markets

Wednesday, August 20, 2003

NORTH CANTON, Ohio, Aug. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ – Diebold, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD) today announced a strategic alliance with Computrition Inc. that will allow mutual customers at higher education institutions to benefit from the capability to merge their meal planning programs and campus card systems for reduced costs and better overall card management and added convenience for campus card users, such as students, staff members and faculty. 

First National Bank of South Africa Awards Hypercom Contract for Networking Technology and up to 5,000 Card Payment Terminals

Wednesday, August 20, 2003

EMV Specialist Consultancy Team provides EMV Strategy and Migration Paths to Leading International Financial Institutions

Phoenix, AZ and Woking, UK, August 20, 2003 - The First National Bank of 

First National Bank of South Africa Awards Hypercom Contract for Networking Technology and up to 5,000 Card Payment Terminals

Wednesday, August 20, 2003

EMV Specialist Consultancy Team provides EMV Strategy and Migration Paths to Leading International Financial Institutions

Phoenix, AZ and Woking, UK, August 20, 2003 - The First National Bank of 

Smart Card Alliance Announces Fall Conference Program Spotlighting Mobility

Monday, August 18, 2003

Princeton Junction, NJ, August 18th – The Smart Card Alliance has announced its Fall Conference program, “Smart Cards in Motion,” focusing on one of the principal drivers of the widening use of smart card technology – mobility. The three-day agenda is rich with users who will advise attendees on the experiences of recent smart card implementations in banking, quick service restaurants and retailing, mass transit and corporate enterprises.