Avigilon Access Control Company Profile

Author: Brian Rhodes, Published on Jan 04, 2016

Inside we examine Avigilon Access Control Manager (ACM)'s overall strengths, ideal customer market, pricing, and biggest gaps for access control.

Profile

Avigilon seeks to build on its strength with ACM. The offering was added to Avigilon's portfolio through the purchase of RedCloud for $17 million in 2013.

In a short period of time, the addition of an access platform has aided Avigilon's dealers and integrators bolster Avigilon's brand to existing customers with access offerings also.

Comparison Graph

The table below contrasts Avigilon ACM versus relative competition based on common differentiation factors like system size, platform 'openness', ease of video integration, and how the product is sold or available:

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