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Keeping up with innovations in the ever-changing tides of the door supplier industry has never been more relevant and important to providing customers with safe, efficient, and profitable spaces. AccessNsite will continue to partner with end users, design teams, contractors, and integrators to deliver totally integrated safety and security solutions. …

DoD and Federal agencies rely on Physical Access Control Systems (PACS) to confirm that an employee, contractor, or visitor is authorized to access a site and its critical assets. Stay compliant with Department of Homeland Security’s FIPS 201-2. Request the Physical Access Control Systems (PACS) specifications sheet here.  PACS are…

Let’s be honest, doors can be a real pain. For each door opening, there are dozens of mechanical and electrified components, specified and sourced from multiple manufacturers. The end product must meet the design, form, and budget of the architect, security consultant, and end user. The general contractor has to…

Total Access Magazine is your source for the latest news, resources, and insights on totally integrated security solutions at the door opening. Read about the latest developments in the access control industry. The convergence of Division 28 and 8 is opening opportunities for a new type of security service provider…

April 5, 2018 LENEXA, KS — AccessNsite®, the security software division of American Direct, announced today significant new features to the software that allow integration to key physical security and surveillance devices. The updates include integration with elevator manufacturers Otis Elevator Company and Thyssenkrupp Elevator, intercom manufacturers 2N Intercom and…

New Updates Create Software Compatibility with Allegion and Von Duprin April 2, 2019 LENEXA, KS — Today, AccessNsite by American Direct announced upgrades to its software, creating increased compatibility with Allegion products. “These updates allow users increased flexibility and usage with Allegion products,” said Jerry Glynn, Chief Information Officer with…

March 29, 2018 LENEXA, KS — AccessNsite, the security software division of American Direct, announced today a new way for AccessNsite users to interface with Allegion™ Schlage® NDE and LE wireless locksets: Wi-Fi mode. This option provides clients with an economical way to efficiently secure low-security areas, such as interior…

Partnership and the Path to a Totally Integrated Safety and Security Solution by Byron Whetstone, American Direct President and CEO Let’s be honest, doors can be a real pain. For each door opening, there are dozens of mechanical and electrified components, specified and sourced from multiple manufacturers. The end product must…

How to Empower Human Capital in the Digital Age by Byron Whetstone, President and CEO, American Direct Digital technology has transformed nearly every aspect of our daily lives — in large part due to the influence of companies like Google, Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Alibaba (GAAFA). As a result, most…