Access Control Systems

Access Control systems can take many forms; Simple locks, proximity cards, keypad/swipe systems, IP based systems and biometric technologies. Acctive systems can design n access control system to suit your requirements based on the level of control that your company wishes to achieve across the site.

One of the latest growing technologies in the field is Biometrics. This area consists of devices that authenticate positive user ID by way of measuring and analysing human physical and behavioural characteristics for example; facial patterns fingerprints, eye retinas and irises. This not only is very secure but can also reduce costs as tokens and cards are no longer required.

Controlling entry to a site and managing permitted and restricted access to areas across the site will help protect staff, property, assets and intellectual property. Other benefits of access control includes:

  •  Increased auditability
  • Increased control of staff and visitor movements 
  • Health and safety benefits
  • Payroll integration
  • Integration with CCTV and Intruder systems
  • They can be expanded across multiple sites whilst maintaining central control
  • Network or PC-based systems, smartcard technology and Biometric technology