06 November 2017
The Top 5 Benefits of Access Control
decades, access control systems were considered a security tool that let
authorised personnel enter a building or area. While many people still think of
access control in these terms, advanced access control systems boast a variety
of tools and benefits that are often overlooked.
Beyond traditional security,
access control systems can help any organisation increase operational
efficiencies and reduce costs by enabling integration with a large variety of workforce
products and solutions.
access control systems provide complete control in a package that is both easy
to use and dependable. Below are the top 5 benefits many of our clients
receive from our systems:
1. Easy Integration
access control systems integrate
seamlessly with our time & attendance and CCTV solutions for one centralised
workforce management solution. Our systems are designed to leverage your
existing employee demographic data to reduce manual entry steps and the chance
for clerical errors.
2. Use of Existing ID Badges for a Single Badge
is no need to change or reissue your existing employee ID badges for workforce
access. The system is designed to let employees use the same badges for
identification, time & attendance, access control, and other applications.
3. Individual Settings for Each Employee
access control systems allow for complete control over each person in the
system. Not only can you define which doors an individual has access to, but
layers of restrictions can be applied based on schedules, device conditions,
4. Manage from Any Computer on the Network
all parameters of the access control system are stored on a centrally managed
database, they can be accessed from any computer – as long as it’s connected to
the network. No matter what size of organisation, our Microtrak software puts
the power of control in the hands of the user with clear, simple to use screens
that provide an intuitive understanding
of the application.
5. Beyond Standard Doors
systems can be used with more than just standard doors – turnstiles, barriers,
parking gates, and motorised fences can also operate with the same hardware for
provides these benefits and more in a solution that is easy to implement,
easy to maintain, and easy to use.