Favorite Access Control 2016

Author: Brian Rhodes, Published on Oct 25, 2016

Integrators told us "What is your favorite access control management software/system? Why?", and the responses are interesting indeed.

***** ** ***** ****** ******** *** *****, *** ***** ** brands ** *** *** ******** **** ******** ***** *** ******** **** common ******* ***** *** ***** *******.  

****** ** **** ** *** *******, ******* *** *** ****** at ****, *** ******* **********'* ***** ******** ********** ***** *****.

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Top *********

** ****** ******** *** ***** ** *** ***** ********. **** than ** ********* ********* **** *********, **** **** ******* * percentage ** ***** ** ******* '**** ********' ** ***.

*******, *** ***** ** '*** ****' ****** ***** **** ***** included ******* ********,******** ***** *****,** ******,******, *********** ***. ***** ********** **** ********** *********** *******:

  • "********* ** **** *** *********** ** *** ******** *** *** power ** *** ********. ** **** **** ** ** **** to *** *** *** * *** ** ***** ** ********."
  • "** *** *** *********** *** ***** ** *******."
  • "******* ********. ** ****** ** ******* ** ** * ******* package ********* *****, ***, *** ******* ***** ****** **********."
  • "********** ** ********'* ******. **'* * ***** **** *********, *** has * *** ***** ********* ****** ** ******* **** ***** systems **'** ****. ****** ******* ******* ****** ******* **** ***** life, *** **** **** **** **** **********."
  • "******. **** **** ** ******* *** *** ****** *** ******* is ******* *** * *** ** *** ******* *********."
  • "******* ****** *** * **** **** ******* *** ******* ********** with ****** *******."
  • "******** ***** ********. **'* **** ********* *** **** **** *** a *** ***********."
  • "****** **** ** *** **** ** ****** (**** ****** ***** wiring) *** ***** *******."

** *******, ***** *** ********* ** ***** ******, ****** ** strong ********* *******, ****** ******** *** ********, *** ***********/**** ********* 3rd ***** ************ *** ********* *** *********.

Avigilon *** ******

***** ******* ****** ** **** ********, *** ** *** ******* ********* ** '********' *****:******** ***. ******** ********:

  • "******** ***. ***** **** ** ********. "*'* * ***** ***" about ****** **. ***** **, ******** *******, **** *********** **** other ** *******, *** **** ********* ***** **** ** *** made ** ** ****** ****** **** ** ********* ******** *******."
  • "*** - *** ***** **** *** *********."
  • "******** *** ** **** *** **** ** *** *********, **** the ****** ****."
  • "********. **** ** ***, **** ********. ** **** **** ***** video ******."
  • "******** - ** ***, ****** ****, ***"

*********** ****** ******* ********** *** *** **** ********* ******** ** *** ***** '*********' platforms *** **** ***** ******* ****** *********. ***** ***'* ******* core ****** ************* ** *****, *** ******** ***** **** *********** options **** ***** ***** *******, *** **** *** **** ********* tightly **** ********'* *** ***** ********** ******** **** **** ***** playback *** ********* ****** ** ***, *** ** ****** ******** inside *** **** **** ***. 

*******, ******* *********** ***** *** ******** ** ********** ******* ** ongoing ******** *********** **** *** * ****, ******** ** **** other ********* **** ******* ******** ** **** ********* ** ********* agreements.

*****'******

***** *** ******* * **** ****** ** ******** *****, *******, ***** worst ********** **** *** ******* **** *********, *** **** **** any ***** *******. ***** *** ******* ** *** ***** ****** ******* **** ******.

Mercury ***** ******* *******

******* ***** ***** ***** *** ****** ** **************** **** ******* Security ********. ******, ~**%+ ** *** *** ***** ****** ****** are solely based **, ** *** ********** ****, ****** *** *********** **** by *******.

** ***** ** ********, *** *** *******-***** ********* ***** *** same ***** ** *********, *** **** ******** ****** ******** **** event *****-******* *** ***-*** ****** ***** *** ********* ** ****-*** platforms. ****** *** *****, ******** ***** ******* ** ******** *** devices, **** ******** ********, *** ******** */* ******** *** * typical *********** **** **** ********* ******* ****** ******* ******** *********, ********* *** **** ******* ****** ****** ****** ******* **** **** cheaper ******** ** *********:

  • "**** *******... **** ***** ******* ********, ***** **** *********, *** and ****** **** *** **** ***** ************."
  • "** - **** ******** - ***** **** ******* ****** *** easy ********* *** *** **** *********** **** *****."
  • "********* ***-***** **** ******* **** ******* ******."
  • "***, ** **** *** *********** ** *** [*******] ******** *** *** power ** *** ********."
  • "**** **** ******* ********* *** ***** **** **** *******"

Regional ********* ******

************** ******* ** ******** ********** ****** ****** ********, ****** ** **** **** ********** **********. In **** *****, *********** ******** ***** ***** *** ***** ********* for *** ****** ****** **** **** ******* *** ****** *** ******* *** more *********** ** ***** ******** ****.

***** '******' ********:

  • "** *** ******* ******** ****** ******* *********. *** **** *********** to ** ** ****** (****.**) ******* ** *********** ******* *** strong **** *******."
  • "***** ***** *********: **** ** ***, ********* *** **** ***, modular **********. **** ****** *** ******** **** ****."
  • "** *** ***** ******* ****** ******* ******... **********, **** ************ with *** ************ ** ******* ******* ************* ******* *** ********** *******."
  • "** *** ******* ** ***."
  • "**********. ** ** ****** ** ************ *** ***."

Government ********* & ********* ************ *********

*** ** **** *****, *** ****** ** ******** ** ***** on ***** *********** ** ******** ******** ************, **** ** ****-******** government ** ********** *********. ********* ** *** ****** ******** ** integrator *******, ******** ******** **********, ******* *********, ** *********** ******* may ** ******** **** **** ********** ****** *** *** ****:

  • "****** ********. ** ** * ******, ********** ***** ******** ******* that ** *********** **** ** ****** *** *** ** ****** SSA ************. ** *** *** **** .*** ****, ***** *** charges *** ***** ********** *** **** ******, *** **** ** you ******* ***** **********."
  • "******** ***** *** * **** *** ****** ******* *** *** done *** **** *** ********** **** **** ***. ****** *** validation ******** ** *** ***** **** ******** ********* ******* (**** using ****) ** *********."
  • "*******/***** ********** ******** ******* ** ********** **** *** **** ******** automation ******* *** ** **** ******** ****** ****** *** *********** to ***** *** *******."
  • "** ** ******* ****** ** **** ****** **** ********** **** some ** *** ******** ******* ** *** ****, ** *** 'favorites' *** ****** **** *** ** *** ***** ** **** is ***** ****."

Access '*****' ******

********** ** ************* ****** ******* **** ******' *******, ***** ** ***** *** **** ****** ****: "** *** **** ****, **** ** *** ***** ****** ******* management ********/****** *** **** ***** ****? ***?"

Geographic ********** - ***** *******

** **** ******, ~**% ** *********** **** **** ***** *******, so *** ******* *** ******* ****** ** *** ***** ******** market. ** *** *** ******* **** ******, * ********* *** of ****** *** **** * ****** ******** ********, *** **** that ** ****.

Comments (18)

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******** ** ********* ******* **.

* ******* *** '****-**' ** **** ******* ** ******* ** unable/unwilling ** ****** ******** ** ***** ******** ********.

* ***** ***** ******* ************ ***** **** ** ** *** opportunity ** ******* * ******* ******* *** ***** ***** ** enough ******** ******* ******** ** ******* ****** *** ************ ** last ** *** ********.

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*** ***** ******* **** **** ******* ***** ******** ***** ** successful?

**** ***** ** ******* ** *** ********** **** *******. **** if *** ******* ********* *******? **** ** ******* ******* ********* fiber?

*** ***** ******* **** **** ******* ***** ******** ***** ** successful?

**** ***** ** ********* ** * **** ****** ***********, *** strategic *******, *** ***** ******* ***'* *********** ** **** ** Mercury's *** ******. * **** *****.

***** **** ***** ********* **** ** ** * *****.

***** ********. **** * ******* **** *******. **** **** * small ****** ** ******** *** ***** ***** ** * ***** so **** ***'* **** * **** ******* ****** **** * lot ** *************. ****** ** ****** ******* ******* ******* ***** hardware ***** ** ***** ** ***** ** **** ** *** to **** ********* ** ***** *** **** **** *** *** something ***** *** ***** **** *** **** ** *******. **** are ******** ***** ***** ****. *'* ***** **** *** * installed ******** *** ** ** ***** ** ******* ******** ** the **** **** ** **. * ***'* ***** **** *** going ********.

******** *** ****** *** **. ***** ******* ****** ** *****, Larger *** *** :)

****'* *** ********** ** ***** ** **** *******?

* ****** ***** **** ******* ****** ********* *** ******* ********. It ** ********* ********* ** ****** ** * **** **** more **** * ****** ** *****. *** * ***+ **** project ***** ***** *****, ***** **** *** ******** *** ** be ************ **********. ** ******* ** ****** ****** *********, ***** templates ***. **** ***** ** *********** **** ** **** ** often *** ********. ***** **'* ****** ***?

** *********** ********** #*,

* ** *** ****** ******* ******* ******* ** *******. * would **** ** ****** *** ** ******* ** ** ******* further. ** ** ********** ************ ******** *** * ***** **** the *********** ** **** ***** *** *** ******* ******* ***** your **** **********.

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** ******* ** ** ******, ******* ***** ** ********.......

*. *** ********* ** ********* * *** ** ******* ** the ****, ***********, **********, ******** **** ******** ** *** *** long ****. *** ****** *****, ******* ***** *** **** * competitor **** *** ******* ***** ** ***, **** **** *** lower ****........

*. ******* *** ** **** ** ***, **** **** ******* hostile *******?

****** ******* / **** ****** ********** ******* ***********, ***, ** the **** ****, ** ** *** ******* ** **** ** proprietary *********. *******, *****, ******* *** ** *******, ***, *** main ******* ******* *** *** **** ** ******* *** *********.

********* ** ***** *****.....

**** ******* **** *** ******* ** *** ******* ********. ***** same ******* *** *** ** * ******** ***** ***** *** Postgres.

*************** **** ** *** ***** ****** **. **** *** *** Konboot ** ** *****? **** ***** *** *** ***** *** can *** ******* ****?

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