Ellams Improves Security with Integrated Access Control Solution

Ellams, a leading manufacturer and supplier of telephone scratch cards based in Nairobi, Kenya, required a foolproof security solution, integrated with access control and video surveillance for their manufacturing units. Matrix provided Ellams with an integrated access control solution comprising card based entry and exit readers. Established in 1977, Ellams primarily started off as a Security Documents Printer and Business Forms Manufacturer. In the year 2001, they took off with the new venture of developing Telephone Scratch Cards for local telecom and cellular operators. Ellams has two manufacturing units based…

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Safety for Helsinki Metro

The Helsinki Metro is the major transit hub in Finland’s largest metropolitan region and the world’s northernmost metro system. Connecting downtown Helsinki with the neighboring suburbs and cities, it is a vital traffic artery for citizens and commuters. Every year, 63 million passengers rely on the safe and efficient Helsinki Regional Transport Authority (HSL) rail system. Since November 2017, the Helsinki Metro reaches even further. A massive expansion project, the Länsimetro (Western Metro) extension, has added 14 kilometers of track and eight brand-new metro stops reaching all the way to…

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GJD Integrated security solution for Epping Forrest, London

GJD worked closely with the Basson Group, who is a leading provider of CCTV infrared and light enhancing cameras, to provide an integrated security system for Epping Forest in London. The forest, managed by the City of London Open Spaces department is London’s largest open area of approximately 6,000 acres of ancient woodland and is home to an abundance of wildlife. Challenge Epping Forest required a full-scale security upgrade to replace out-dated intruder detectors and CCTV cameras. The key requirements included a cost effective, reliable and low energy security solution,…

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GJD IP Detection Solution Protects AAA Coaches from Intrusion

As part of a security upgrade from analogue to IP technology, AAA Coaches, a luxury coach and bus hire company based in Edinburgh, required a reliable IP security detection solution to protect their large open site perimeter. iFire UK, a family run business who are one of the leading installers of intruder alarms, fire alarms, CCTV and access control systems in Scotland, partnered with GJD and its local ADI Edinburgh branch, to provide a high quality IP system for AAA Coaches. Challenge AAA Coaches required external IP motion detectors to…

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VIVOTEK Enhances Security at Jang Su Jang Restaurant, US

Located in Milpitas, California, Jang Su Jang restaurant offers high quality, authentic Korean cuisine offering an extensive menu to satisfy even the pickiest taste buds. Their main goal is to provide delicious meals served with great service in a clean, modern and upscale environment. Management acknowledges that security plays a crucial role influencing sustainability of operations. The primary objective of a security overhaul including maintenance with camera additions and upgrades will allow management to monitor staff, provide overall coverage of dining areas as well as entrances and exits. Challenge VIVOTEK’s…

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Matrix Access Control Data Centre Solution

Data centers is a challenging domain where the success depends on the security of client data. Most data centers store data for more than one organization. It is very crucial for them to prevent any unauthorized access of data. Matrix offers a solution whereby data racks are secured biometrically, with records of every access along with its duration. Only authorized person can access specific racks for the stipulated time using biometric verification. The solution is available in two forms, the process of which is listed below: Solution 1: Time based…

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Vanderbilt Protects Physical Security Against the Threat of a Cyber World

This ethos has changed how Vanderbilt think over the last few years when designing and developing their own security systems, in particular SPC. FlexC, the company’s communications protocol, was redesigned from the ground up solely with cybersecurity in mind. The entire protocol has been designed to ensure everything is encrypted, all communications are monitored, and multiple types of attack are considered for defensive purposes to provide the best security possible. Multiple lines of defense SPC has built-in protection mechanisms whereby if the system is attacked, it will go into protection…

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Ted’s Pawn Protects Customer Assets With Verified Video Surveillance

Ted’s Pawn, located in Norwood, OH, has successfully been using video verification technology to reduce false alarms and catch the bad guys before they’re able to gain entry to the store and adjoining storage lot. “Ted’s Pawn has been a long-time customer for us,” explained Wayne Lisle, VP and GM for Sonitrol SW Ohio, “They’ve had analog video surveillance for about eight years, and we had been utilizing audio verification of alarms for the inside of the store. The outside lot was a different story.” The Ted’s Pawn outdoor lot…

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