Access Credentials for a Connected World
Industry heavyweights discuss recent trends and where access control credentials are headed next
By Karyn Hodgson
Senior Editor, SDM Magazine
As seen in SDM Magazine
The access control credential has for a long time been “stuck” — at least in the U.S. — on one particular technology: proximity. The reasons for that, over the years, have included price, convenience, and sheer volume. Despite efforts to move to smart cards, the security world remained happy with proximity. But the rest of the security and consumer space has moved along quickly, particularly in recent years.