Different types of Access Control Systems
Example of an access control system : A door may be unlocked with a swipe card, an RFID system or by the technology of bio metric system.
What is access control system?
Access control system provides security by giving flexible control over who is allowed to enter your premises.
Access control system is one of the most common used system in electronic door control using a card or a magnetic stripe which can be accessed by swiping through a reader on the door. These access control systems are used for security purposes.
The areas or organizations which require high security use different types of access control systems like bio metric, RFID, door controllers and card readers etc. Each access point may be controlled individually as per the requirement of company or organizations where high security is necessary. Network security is also important, especially in a company which handles sensitive data.
By this card access control systems allows access to enter into the premises limiting people to one side of the door. In some cases, physical access control systems are integrated with electronic ones by limiting the users allowing them to utilize the resources limited on a computer system.
Bio metric Access Control System:
The Bio metric Access Control System is a time attendance control system with fingerprint access and it tracks and records data of Visitors and Employees through its Access Software. This is widely used in confidential places for its easy installation and high security.
Bio metric Access Control System uses fingerprint instead of card system for access. The Access Control System not only permits entry but also gives the data regarding the entry of persons. The Attendance Software can be integrated with any existing payroll software and it gives automatic record of information generated by the Attendance System and this saves time and resources in recording. It increases productivity and profitability for any organization.