Lenel Overview

Lenel is a major access control manufacturer who offers some video management options.

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  • ... This is a Lenel system, but before all the Lenel haters start, I also talked to an RS2 person and they have been...
  • ...savings speculation is not sensible How much ill will this has engendered What risks this now poses for Lenel / S2 No Shopping Interlogix was not shopped by UTC, according to various executives at major...
  • ... New Licensing/OEM Mask Codes Another pitfall, as noted in Does Lenel Support Unbranded Mercury Security Hardware? is some platforms may observe a 'Product OEM Mask'...
  • Utah based ProdataKey touts low cost cloud access, wireless controllers, and no dealer required...
  • For anybody with experience with Lenel,  I'm assuming that the Mercury boards have to be purchased through them?  You can't just use an...
  • Trying to troubleshoot why the doors are not staying online.  Any ideas?
  • HID Mobile Tested on Jun 21, 2019
    ... proprietary mobile access Like Lenel & Brivo HID vs. Openpath HID vs. Proxy Upcoming Mobile Shootout Later this summer,...
  • Any early opinion on if the United Technologies merger with Raytheon will have an impact on LENEL?
  • OSDP Access Control Guide on Jun 04, 2019
    ...mainstream commercial access brands including HID Global/Mercury Security, Wavelynx, Axis, Software House, Lenel, Suprema, Farpointe Data, Rosslare, and Cypress. In terms of vendors not supporting OSDP,...
  • Proxy Access Control Tested on May 09, 2019
    Silicon Valley Access Startup Proxy raised $13.6 Million in May 2019, focusing on mobile physical...
  • ... North American companies improved in 2019, with only 3 with negative rankings - Lenel, Peclo, and Arecont. The former 2 both suffered from impressions of being dated, having poor...
  • ...Video Management Options While S2 started this development years ago, their recent acquisition by UTC / Lenel places the new VRx video management platform in an interesting situation. UTC / Lenel has long...
  • ...as 'responsive' and 'helpful' in our integrator Access Favorites reports in contrast to brands like Lenel who often ranks as one of the worst in those categories. The company became an independent...
  • Preferably Lenel so we don't have to retrain alot of people...  and yes I used the search function first......
  • Airship VMS Profile on Apr 03, 2019
    ... Lenel Only Access Control Integration Airships access control integration is limited to Lenel only,...
  • ...website lists compatibility with Amag, Axis, Avigilon, C-Cure, Gallagher, Genetec, Honeywell, Kantech, Lenel-S2 among others, as seen below: The Pricing section of their site leads visitors through...
  • The positive news for Lenel is that integrators do not dislike them as much as they used to.  The negative news for Lenel...
  • ...dropped its own booth and has merged into the UTC one: This parallels S2 literally being merged with Lenel into Lenels2 (err, LenelS2). Honeywell Reorganization The total booths and the size remain the...
  • ... S2 (acquired by UTC and now merged with Lenel) also offers unified software, but are focused on access control management and selling...
  • ... Like Lenel, you don't get fired for selling HID." "I like that HID has high standards and is widely used...
  • ...leaving the market open to disruption from a number of incumbents like Farpointe Data, Nortek, Wavelynx, Lenel, Brivo, and startups like Openpath. New Flat Pricing Model The single biggest change with...
  • ... I think of them as the Lenel of the VMS industry. Resting on their existing customer base and making money on yearly SMA...
  • ...Our claim to fame at the time was a multi-technology reader that we sold through big OEMs like GE and Lenel. We sold to Allegion in 2008. After that took a little time off and then cofounded WaveLynx in...
  • ... This indeed is a benefit compared to major providers like Lenel, where poor dealer support is one of the biggest complaints. However, support does not cover...
  • ... Acre's industry leadership includes former HID CEO Joe Grillo and Lenel President Ron Virden along with longtime Open Options co-founder President/CEO Steve Fisher. The...
  • ... Related: Lenel Partners Angry, Lenel Does Not Care, Worst Manufacturer Technical Support 2018
  • ...the platforms used are part of the security systems from vendors like Exacq, Galaxy Access, Genetec, Lenel, LSP, and Milestone: "When we do provide health monitoring it is usually something that is...
  • UTC has completed the acquisition of S2, launching literally Lenel's2 LenelS2 with UTC declaring that "LenelS2 unites two world-class teams with complementary...
  • ... Lenel's OnGuard Version 7.5. “More unified, cybersecure, mobile- and cloud-based solution … Visitor...
  • Since our prospect has a Lenel system that is looking like we can not support, we are looking for options to replace it....
  • ...so reliable and recognisable for our engineers They also make power supply enclosures that accept the Lenel, Paxton and others so are really useful." "Brand: Delta, because their component are durable...
  • We use Lenel OnGuard for video and access control with a complement of 87 cameras and 20 AC panels with 200+...
  • ... They are using Lenel for the AC. We have never worked with this. I have a pretty sharp tech, so I think we can learn...
  • ...two of the biggest access control providers, one of integrator's most hated access control platforms, Lenel, and one of their favorites, S2 (see IPVM S2 company profile). Under UTC management since...
  • ... Lenel, Prism, US. Lenel's New VMS: PRISM LENSEC (i), Perspective, US Logiware, Go1984,...
  • We are currently working on cutting over an existing Lenel system to Genetec.  They are utilizing MR-1502, MR52, and MR16IN boards.  Can I expect all...
  • ...integrations are needed, another product line, the server-based AlphaCom system is required, which connects to Lenel, Software House, Genetec, and Milestone via direct driver support.  Price The base Turbine...
  • SSN has a video interview with Ron Virden, current ACRE COO, former Lenel President: Most of the 20-minute discussion is about the demand for using mobile phones for...
  • ...Mercury MI Bridge line (the one that is a drop in replacement for GE ACU Controllers) only available from Lenel?
  • ... Physical Activity Log Manufacturer GDPR guides including Avigilon, Brivo, Genetec, Lenel, Paxton, RS2, S2, Tyco Introduction To start, it’s important to realize that the GDPR is a...
  • ...Executive Summary There were 2 tiers for worst technical support: The clear worst: Exacq, Honeywell and Lenel in this group Significant problems but not as bad as the group above: Hikvision and...
  • In our 13th access control company profile, we examine S2 Security's Netbox platform: Unified...
  • It is safe to say that many integrators are not huge fans of Lenel, e.g. Worst Access Control 2018.  However, I am curious how often large end users actually...
  • ...net second place Open Options and Kantech - effectively tied net for third Dishonorable mention - Lenel, while Lenel was second only to Genetec in favorite votes, Lenel had 50% more worst votes than...
  • ...management software/system you have dealt with? Why?" In the Worst Access Control 2016 results, Lenel was the top choice. Have things improved for Lenel in the past 2 years? Can anyone unseat them?...
  • ...DSX Profile Genetec Profile Honeywell NetAXS Profile Honeywell ProWatch Profile Keyscan Profile Lenel Profile Paxton Profile RS2 Profile Software House Profile Tyco Kantech Profile If you...
  • ...NOTICE: This comment was moved from an existing discussion: Lenel President Is Out
  •  I was told that Lenel can take over a software house site with the ability to keep the software house panels on the...
  • ... Another worst choice in 2016, Lenel, has now moved to reselling / relabeling Milestone. Milestone is relatively well liked by...
  • wireless connection to lnl-2210 panel for remote badging
  • ...Arecont EVP Schafer Ousted Failed Arecont China Acquisition Sentry360 Bankruptcy Pelco CEO Is Out Lenel President Is Out IndigoVision's CEO Out / Ex-Avigilon Exec In Tyco PSIM Proximex End of...
  • ...Manufacturers who didn't make these decisions are in a much stronger position - Avigilon Genetec S2 Lenel AMAG aren't slaves to their competition.  Agree ? NOTICE: This comment was moved from an...
  • ...review the state of Avigilon's access control and its competitive positioning to major competitors like Lenel and Genetec. Four Years Later, No Major Changes Since IPVM's test of ACM in 2015 the platform...
  • HID Buys Mercury Security on Sep 19, 2017
    ... Indeed, more than 20 mainstream access control vendors (including Lenel, S2, Honeywell ProWatch, RS2, Keri, and Open Options) integrate with the same Mercury hardware...
  • ... But UTC / Lenel / Interlogix is joining FLIR in a last minute dumping of their ASIS 2017 booths. Inside this...
  • A member is asking for other member feedback on the pros and cons of replacing his existing Lenel (access and video) system with a Software House CCURE + Qognify (NICE) combination? Any input,...
  • ... IPVM"s all-time most criticized access control company is American Lenel, with posts like Lenel Partners Angry, Lenel Does Not Care, Worst Access Control 2016, Lenel...
  • UTC Interlogix Layoffs on Jun 06, 2017
    ... This is in addition to the significant UTC / Interlogix / Lenel layoffs on 2016. UTC declined comment but did not dispute that layoffs occurred. UTC /...
  • I am looking to see if there are any active Lenel user groups out there?  I see there is a higher education only group and a LinkedIn group, but...
  • Most manufacturers would be accommodating if an integrator asked to return product they never...
  • Lenel's challenges continue. Now, Lenel's President is out, suddenly. This follows increasing...
  • Lenel has never found success in video management. Nearly a decade ago Lenel OEMed an OEM of...
  • ...an example of how Everbridge's messaging platform operates: A recently announced integration with Lenel allows Everbridge's platform to receive events from Lenel, either to send alerts, or to...
  • ... Lenel Results Lenel favorability results showed some loyal VARs, but most called the company...
  • Lenel has faced significant criticism recently (see Lenel Partners Angry, Lenel Does Not Care, Worst...
  • At this point, it is not surprising that Lenel is one of the most disliked security manufacturers. From stories like Lenel Partners Angry,...
  • Beleaguered access stalwart Lenel is often criticized for being slow to update and adopt cutting edge features, but the most...
  • ... Arecont Avigilon Axis Bosch Cisco Dahua Exacq FLIR Genetec Hanwha Hikvision Honeywell Lenel Milestone ONVIF OnSSI Panasonic Pelco Sony Vivotek The remaining posts will come out...
  • We are making the switch from Lenel OnGuard integrated with Honeywell Total Connect to Keyscan. This is being done primarily in an...
  • ... They're the new Lenel, treating integrators like employees." "Their tech support treats you like you know nothing and...
  • ...that can solve IoT problems? On a proverbial scale of life phases, how would you describe Allegion and Lenel?
  • Typically, combo controllers are risky, because they combine sensitive door controllers with...
  • ...top noted manufacturers (either gaining or losing) were: Arecont Axis Dahua Hanwha Hikvision Lenel Uniview Summary Results The three notable 'winners' were: Hikvision but much lower rate...
  • Access Control Markups 2016 on Nov 09, 2016
    ..." Big Incumbents Similar Markups As noted in our Lenel vs Software House Markups Analyzed, the 35% average overall markups were common level for of two...
  •  I have a large corporate client that is looking to integrate their Lenel Enterprise (5 Regions) with an Enterprise Level VMS.  Specifically, they would like events in...
  • ... Lenel's Place Lenel did receive a fair amount of favorite votes, however, their worst selections were...
  • Worst Access Control 2016 on Oct 19, 2016
    ...] Top Two  The 2 options with the most votes were: Lenel Honeywell Meanwhile, the third most popular option was 'none', an answer that represents a...
  • This note breaks down and contrasts the markups between two big access brands: Lenel (OnGuard) versus Software House (C-Cure). Our analysis of dealer markup survey data reveals...
  • Integrators told us their average door count of their access control projects, and their answers...
  • ...available] Sielox [link no longer available] Vanderbilt [link no longer available] While platforms like Lenel, Software House, and Genetec do not integrate with NDE, Allegion tells us that several 'major'...
  • Even more than Arecont, one manufacturer stands out for consistent complaints - Lenel. Over the past few years, no manufacturer has had more complaints in as many areas as...
  • Anyone out there getting the process moving with Lenel's "new" OAAP program? Are you as frustrated at the bureaucracy as I am? Seems like I have to pay...
  • Axxon Next VMS 4.0 Tested on Aug 24, 2016
    ...Avigilon, Exacq, Genetec, and Milestone, almost all integrate with common access control platforms, such as Lenel or Software House. Axxon has some of these integrations, such as Paxton access, Suprema...
  • ...and AMAG for example) are strictly proprietary in the hardware they support, while other majors like Lenel minimize the marketing of 3rd party hardware reliance and instead primarily feature, warranty,...
  • ... Platform Cost C-Cure is priced competitively similar to high end competitors Lenel and Honeywell ProWatch, and generally near the top end of commercial access systems. C-Cure's...
  • This study provides the foundations for video surveillance professionals to understand the...
  • In our 12th access control company profile, we examine AMAG Symmetry access control...
  • ... Integration modules to other access systems, like Lenel OnGuard are priced at ~$4500. An optional Software Maintenance Agreement (SMA) costs ~$500...
  • ... The Big 3 The 3 VMSes with the most votes were: OnSSI Lenel Pelco Our interpretation is that (1) these companies had problems with their VMSes before,...
  • ...have confirmed to IPVM significant layoffs inside of UTC's security divisions - notably Interlogix and Lenel. In this note, we examine the cuts, where those businesses are at, and what the impact will...
  • In our 10th access company profile, we examine Lenel OnGuard access control platform: Comparing Lenel to their competition Examining their...
  • Lenel Layoffs on Feb 18, 2016
    Does anyone have details on the recent layoffs at Lenel. Rumors, as they are, are stating 20 plus sales staff being let go. Any validity to this?
  • ...Genetec Profile Hikvision Tested Honeywell NetAXS Profile Honeywell ProWatch Profile Keyscan Profile Lenel Profile Open Options Profile Paxton Profile ProdataKey (PDK) Profile RS2 Profile S2...
  • ...Access Control Company Profile Tyco Kantech Access Control Company Profile Upcoming profiles include Lenel and Software House's C-CURE. Have other suggestions?  Let us know in the comments below.
  • ... This is moderately higher than a similar Lenel, Software House, S2, or DSX based system that would cost ~$700 - $1200 for similar two door...
  • ... This indeed is a benefit compared to major providers like Software House or Lenel that charge additional fees for ongoing support. However, this support does not cover software...
  • ...platform is typically used by larger, multi-site end users looking for alternatives to platforms like Lenel or CCURE. The DSX platform is only available through a dealer resell channel, and pricing and...
  • Lenel Onguard Camera Info on Oct 12, 2015
    Does anyone know if Lenel keeps camera info such as IP addresses and camera logins in some sort of XML or similar type...
  • ..." Their name is BluB0X (with a zero / 0 not a O), led by industry veterans who aim to beat Lenel and Software, taking an unconventional approach to funding and building their company. In this...
  • Hi Does anyone have experience integrating Lenel access control to another enterprise level access control system? I am reviewing a proposal to...