AXCESS Inc. Announces New Distributor -- Automatic Gate Equipment and Supply.DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 22, 1999--
AXCESS Inc. (Nasdaq:AXSI) announced today that Automatic Gate Equipment and Supply (AGES), of Dallas and Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., has signed with the company as a RFID (Radio Frequency IDentification) A data collection technology that uses electronic tags for storing data. The tag, also known as an "electronic label," "transponder" or "code plate," is made up of an RFID chip attached to an antenna. Authorized Distributor. Founded in 1981, AGES acts as a wholesale supplier and integrator for the access control industry and specializes in providing customized systems and training to companies with security concerns.
"We are proud to represent AXCESS and we believe they are a pioneering force in RF tag technology. The AXCESS dual frequency system also sets them apart as leaders in the industry," stated Mike Storms, President of Automatic Gate Equipment and Supply.
AGES currently represents products from over 12 companies including Elite Access, Osco, US Automatic, Apollo and Sentex Systems. By becoming an Authorized Distributor of AXCESS products, AGES receives marketing support, volume discount pricing and other added benefits. AGES will primarily utilize AXCESS products in systems for vehicle access control and tracking.
AXCESS Inc., founded in 1982 as Lasertechnics, Inc. and headquartered in Dallas, markets a complete line of integrated surveillance products employing active RFID technology and networked video/audio to solve security problems. Hands-free, long range RFID (radio frequency identification See RFID. ) technology is used to control access as well as track and monitor vehicles, assets and people. Using patented digital video compression Encoding digital video to take up less storage space and transmission bandwidth. See video codec and data compression.
video compression - Compression of sequences of images. technology, the Prism line of remote transmission and digital recording products provide security surveillance (CCTV CCTV
CCTV closed-circuit television ), security video recording, traffic monitoring and networked digital communication across phone lines or TCP/IP TCP/IP
in full Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol
Standard Internet communications protocols that allow digital computers to communicate over long distances. connections (LAN (Local Area Network) A communications network that serves users within a confined geographical area. The "clients" are the user's workstations typically running Windows, although Mac and Linux clients are also used. , WAN and the Internet).
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