News for the Access Control Professional

June 2023

Don Erickson, Security Industry Association CEO


Security Journal Americas (SJA) hears from Don Erickson, CEO of the Security Industry Association (SIA)

By Victoria Rees
Editor, SJA

As seen on Security Journal Americas

One of my main focuses is helping others to find talent in the industry. We hear from manufacturers and integrators consistently that they have a lot of difficulty filling certain positions on their teams—most notably technician roles.

While there is a shortfall of talent across many sectors, we have to do our part to compete and promote our industry.

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Reference Documents

Reference Document Library Available on Website

Farpointe's reference documents provide a wealth of information to installers and end users, to assist with the set-up and use of Farpointe readers and credentials.

While still available in their respective product areas, the entire reference document library is now consolidated in one place on the website for easy access.

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Ranger WRT-4 and WRT-2 Transmitters

Product Spotlight: Ranger® Transmitters

Ranger Transmitters are commonly selected for use in both long- and short-range applications to create touchless electronic access control environments that reduce friction. With the press of a button, users can access long-range applications at distances of up to 200 feet (61 m), while that same Transmitter may be presented to a traditional door reader as a conventional physical access credential.

  • Durable construction
  • Ergonomic design
  • Weather-resistance
  • Long-life battery
  • Multi-application

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