Storm Interface and ADI Global Distribution announce a new initiative

storm-interface-adi-globalSeen for the first time at the Security Show in Essen Germany, the new Storm Interface Storm-AXS S60 Keypad-reader will be featured on the Storm-Interface stand. This visually striking access control keypad has been developed for use in exposed outdoor locations. Locations where typically there is limited space available for installation of a keypad-reader. Restricted installation space is often a problem in buildings with glass, or polished stone exterior walls where installation into the door frame is the only practical option. These installations require a keypad-reader with a narrow, vertically oriented format. Read more

Videx Expands Presence in Student Accommodation Market with University Development Win

videx-door-entryVidex, the experts in door entry, has won a big contract to provide a robust access control solution to a brand new student accommodation development in Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

The development, which will welcome its first residents this week, will provide 123 student flats in Clavering Place, a prime location in the centre of Newcastle for those choosing to study and live in the city. Talking about the project, Steve Natton, Projects Manager at Videx, said: “In partnership with our installation partner, SMT Electrical, we have installed our leading VX2200 digital Read more

Videx Launches New GSM PRO Door Entry System

Videx Door Entry SystemVidex has launched a new GSM door entry system that uses mobile technology to communicate and operate doors, automatic gates, car parks and remote site applications.

The GSM PRO intercoms are available in kit form or as part of the popular 4000 Series modular door entry system for single call button applications up to 50 apartments all with the facility to divert to three additional numbers if the first is busy or unanswered. 

Steve Natton, Special Projects Manager at Videx UK, said: “We’re excited to introduce our new GSM system as it’s the next generation of Videx GSM that provides users with much greater security and freedom. Read more

Intermountain Lock & Security Supply to be the first in North America to receive new S60 keypad/reader

StormKeypad Intermountain Lock & Security SupplyStorm Interface have confirmed that newly appointed ‘Storm-In-Stock’ partner Intermountain Lock & Security Supply Inc. will be the first North American outlet to receive their recently launched S60 keypad/readers. ‘We are pleased to announce a new partnership with Intermountain Lock & Security Supply’ said Peter Jarvis, SEVP of Storm Interface. ‘The new S60 keypad-contactless reader received a great response from installers at the ISC West trade show, so it’s good to know we have the team at IMLSS to support our North American customers’. Read more

Videx systems exhibits the latest at Ifsec 2016

Videx Exhibit at IFSECVideo systems exhibit the latest at IFSEC. The VK4K video kit The video kit is available in a 1 or 2 button variant, surface or flush mounting for up to 4 entrances, code lock is also optional. Up to 4 videophones can be called per call button and there are a selection of videophone options in the 6200 series (3.5″  monitor with handset), 6300 series (3.5″ monitor hands Free), 6400 series (4.3″ monitor hands Free) and 6700 series (7″ monitor hands Free). We will be demonstrating the Read more

Videx Wins University of Leeds Residential Development Contract

Videx Leeds JobVidex was chosen to provide an audio door entry system, complete with a concierge facility, to a significant new residential development for students attending the University of Leeds. The large-scale development consists of 525 Bedrooms across four main blocks and it was vital that each apartment had secure door entry as the safety of the students was paramount.

Steve Natton, Projects Manager at Videx, said: “Installing a secure but user friendly door entry system presented a number of challenges both from Read more

Videx expands its 6000 series range

Videx Door EntryThe 4.3” colour LCD screen from Videx enhances our range of colour video monitors which helps to provide access control solutions to residential properties across the UK. Video door entry is becoming an increasingly popular way to manage door entry to and from a property due to the heightened security measures it provides. 

Neil Thomas, National Sales Manager at Videx, said: “The new 6400 series of hands free monitors are a cost effective solution for a hands free video intercom system offering features normally only associated with higher priced products. Advanced features include entrance recall, door release and a do not disturb function that enables improved access control security of residential and commercial buildings. Additionally, there are a number of programmable features such as ring tone, privacy time and number of rings allowing each apartment to be customised to the client’s needs.”  Read more

Biometric reader simplifies finger print access control

videx23rd November 2015: Today Videx launched a new biometric standalone access control reader for residential, commercial and public buildings across the UK.

Ideal for small offices, nurseries, schools and private residential dwellings, the B100 readers are designed to provide greater access control by using biometric technology to manage entry. This means that entry into and out of an area relies on a person’s unique characteristics, in this instance their finger print, rather than the requirement to carry a fob or remember a PIN number. Read more

Securikey Offers Products, Prizes and Promotions at the MLA Expo 2015

Securikey at MLAPromotions, prizes and brand new products will all be on offer on the Securikey Stand 98 at the MLA (Master Locksmiths Association) Expo 2015, taking place at The International Centre, Telford, from 2nd – 4th October, giving exhibition attendees more than one reason to visit! An exciting, bespoke ‘mystery product’ will be revealed on the stand, but if October seems too long to wait there will be hints about the product being posted on Securikey’s Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn pages. Read more

British manufacturer to announce global sources initiative at IFSEC in London

Storm InterfaceAs Storm Interface prepare to launch exciting new additions to their AXS access control systems, they are simultaneously opening new channels to an expanding global market.

Storm consider that availability from stock and world class customer support are essential requirements for the successful launch of their new StrikeMaster ES Access Control system. As a small British company with a big reputation it was clear that Storm would need to ensure robust supply channels to their target markets. To extend their international reach they decided to work with some of their most experienced Read more

STORM choose HID Global’s iCLASS SE® platform to drive a new generation of AXS products

Storm Interface AXSBack in the year 2000, Storm’s AXS StrikeMaster keypads were voted No.1 by professional security installers. These award winning keypads have been a firm favourite ever since. Their durability and reliability built a reputation for being the “fit and forget” access control product.

As Storm prepare to announce their new product line up for 2015, news emerges that they will introduce a new generation of keypads with integrated HID® contactless technology. These keypads will offer enhanced security with dual authentication. A combination of PIN entry and presentation of a contactless card requires both knowledge and possession to achieve authorized access. Read more

Dual Technology Readers Strengthen Videx Access Control Offering

Videx Access ControlVidex has launched its new dual technology readers into the access control market. The readers, which are used to limit access to an area or building to authorised personnel only, increase the security of all types of buildings, both public and private.

The readers are available in a number of different formats including proximity fob and card access, finger print access and coded access. They enable these technologies to be combined to offer either enhanced security measures or a choice of access to the user.

Neil Thomas, National Sales Manager at Videx, said: “There are several ways that dual technology readers can Read more

Mayflex to Distribute Suprema biometrics for access control solutions with ENTERTECH SYSTEMS

MayflexsupremaApril 2015, Mayflex, the cabling infrastructure, networking and electronic security solutions distributor has formed a distribution agreement with ENTERTECH SYSTEMS for Mayflex to provide Suprema biometrics for access control to the UK market. Suprema is the premier provider of next-generation IP access control and the global leader in biometric access control systems. ENTERTECH SYSTEMS is Suprema’s official operating partner in the United Kingdom, Ireland, United States, Canada and Puerto Rico.  Read more

Heading for the Light

140127-Prod-DR2-DR2i-HFor more than 21 years, the StrikeMaster range of access control keypads has set the standard for outdoor rated code entry products.  Now, as demand for rugged access control products continues to escalate, Storm are pleased to announce the latest addition to the range – a new illuminated version of the famous StrikeMaster keypad.

Like the original StrikeMaster series, the new illuminated version is rated to IP65 and is designed for outdoor, unattended and exposed installations. Integral white LED illumination of the keytops make this keypad ideal for dark or Read more