27 Aug 2015

Access Control in the Midst of an IP Revolution

Given the prevalence of IP-enabled devices in video surveillance today, it is reasonable to surmise the adoption of network technology will follow a similar path in access control. However, the pace of innovation in the access control market tends to be much slower than the rest of the physical security industry. Access control systems—including panels, software, readers and other peripheral devices—can be highly proprietary and embedded within the organizations they serve, which may make it difficult to integrate with other systems.

Read the entire article in Security Products Magazine.