Access solutions for Data Centers and Telecom
Elevating Data Center Security with Rack-Level Electronic Access Control
This article explains how adding physical security at the rack level enables data center managers to prevent security breaches and comply with industry regulations.
New Lever-Actuated Plunger Enables Fast Removal of Electronic Components
Southco has extended its successful line of captive hardware with a new version that features lever-actuated operation for faster and easier latching and unlatching of electronic components.
How Matrix Comsec is Protecting Big Data With Southco Electronic Locking Solutions
This case study explains how building security business Matrix Comsec is helping businesses address the big data challenge with Southco Electronic Access Solutions.
Southco at Data Centre World 2018
Watch as Southco's Business Development Manager, Simon Williamson discusses the challenges, trends and opportunities facing the data centre industry.
Southco BLUETOOTH® Controller
Southco’s EA-BT BLUETOOTH® Controller provides full access control and remote monitoring of intelligent locks without having to wire into a network, or install, manage and maintain software.
Southco EA-BT BLUETOOTH® Controller Earns 2018 Money-Saving Product Award
Southco’s EA-BT BLUETOOTH® Controller is a BUILDINGS Magazine 2018 Money-Saving Product winner.
Bluetooth Controller Allows Smartphones To Be Used As Keys
Southco has recently expanded its line of Electronic Access Solutions with an access controller that allows Bluetooth-enabled devices, such as smartphones and tablets, to be used as a key....
Southco at Data Centre World 2017
Considering Rack Level Security? Check out Southco's Electronic Access Solutions as demonstrated at Data Centre World 2017.
Why You Need Rack Level Security In the Colocation Data Center [Infographic]
Countering the Threat of Physical Security Breaches in Colocation Centers
In today’s world, data is fast becoming the new global currency and as data volumes continue to grow at an exponential rate, the issue of data security continues to cause concern within the...
Rack Level Security for Data Center Cabinets
When selecting an electronic access solution for rack level access, the requirements and capabilities of the data center’s existing security system must be evaluated to ensure seamless integration.
Bluetooth Solutions for Wireless Credential Management and Audit Trail
There are two options for providing access to equipment with Bluetooth lock controllers: by using a smartphone directly, or with existing RFID access credentials.
Electronic Access Solutions Design Guide
Southco's access control devices, intelligent electronic locks and remote monitoring work together to provide a complete solution for electronic access at the equipment level.
Getting Started with Electronic Access Control
This video explains how Southco’s electronic locks provide enhanced physical security and access control where it matters the most – at the equipment level.
Securing Restricted Information with Rack Level Security
Verification of credentials for access control and, where required, auditing rack level access can prevent costly data breaches and stiff penalties for noncompliance.
Data Center Rack Level Security Minisite
Southco's data center solutions provide physical access control and monitoring at the rack level providing a complete, comprehensive physical security system.
Countering the Growing Threat of Human Error and Physical Security Breaches
Electronic access solutions combine access control and monitoring functionality with intuitive installation, and allow data centers to enhance the physical security of stored data.
Rack Level Integration With Existing Building Security Systems
Control data center security, from the facility entrance to the rack level, with Southco’s electronic locking swinghandle with integrated RFID reader and our Security System Integration Kit.
Transitioning From Mechanical to Electronic Locking Devices
This article explains how engineers can simplify the transition from mechanical locks to electronic access technology by integrating the appropriate Electronic Access Solution into the application.
Standalone Cabinet Level Access Control Solutions
Southco’s self-contained electronic locking system incorporates access control, electronic lock, electrical override and AA battery supply into a single integrated unit.