IP Door Access Systems Wiring

Comparison of The Topography of Access Control Systems

Access control systems used to be very complicated and difficult to wire. The early access systems used a central control box that connected to all the doors. The wiring was complex and expensive to install. The latest access control solutions bring all the control functions to the door ...

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How Access Control Management Software Works

What is the Best Access Control Management Software? 

Door access management software is an essential part of your access control system. It allows you to manage the door readers in your organization, and then enter and manage all the people who will use the doors. Most of the access management software available provides simple [Read more …]

Mobile Credentials the New Key for Door Access Control

Mobile phones are the new Credential Have we reached the tipping point?

Will our smartphones become our new door key? It all depends on the number of smartphones in the population. One survey indicates that 81% of the US population owns a smartphone. As the percentage increases, there will be enough smartphones to enable the [Read more …

IP Paging and Automated Emergency Announcements

Automated Network Attached Paging Provides Emergency Announcements

Network attached paging systems are replacing the older analog paging systems. They are not only easier to install; they provide increased functionality. One of the most helpful features of this system is its ability to make automated announcements. You can push a button and make a pre-recorded page, [Read more …

IP Access Control System Comparison

What is the Best IP Door Access System for You?

The first IP door access control system was introduced by Isonas around the year 2000. This was revolutionary at the time because each door reader included the intelligence that was typically provided by a control box. It took many years for this new technology to be accepted by the access control industry.

Now there are several IP door access solutions available. [Read more …

IP Camera Systems – Professional Versus Consumer Systems

Comparison of Professional IP Camera Systems and Home Camera Systems, What's the difference?

If you do a search for IP camera systems, you may see low-cost IP cameras advertised by Amazon, Costco, Best Buy, and other consumer sellers. You can find IP cameras starting at under $40, but are these IP cameras right for your business, [Read more …

Door Access Control – Frequently Asked Questions FAQs

Door Access Questions and Answers

Door access control systems provide security for business, school, government organizations. Access control has become more important as the need for improved safety has increased.

How does door access control work, what is the most secure access control system, and why do I need door access control management software [Read more …

IP Camera Systems – The Complete Reference Guide

This article provides everything you wanted to know about IP camera systems.

So you would like to purchase an IP camera system. You may have some idea about your goals. But, are those expectations realistic? The more you know about the capability of the IP camera system, the better you can select the system that meets your [Read more …]


Technical Jokes and Cartoons

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How Door Access Control Works

How Door Readers, credential and access control software work. 

Door access control has become a very important part of our security structure. The door readers control the electric lock and determine who enters the building. The readers use credentials which can be cards that fit in your wallet, or thick lanyard cards with holes that can be worn around your neck, or keyfobs that attach to your keyring. [Read more …