Installing a door access control system in NJ comes in a few different forms. Door access control systems can range from one door to multiple doors in many locations. At T&R we give the option to make changes to the door access control system over time.
It is important as a business owner that you know who is in and out from your facility at all time. Tracking this is often a difficult task. We do this for safety and security reasons. It is expensive to hire a security company to watch the flow of traffic and track it for you. That is where door access control systems come into play. A door access control system allows you to monitor when people enter and exit your facility. Door access control systems help to keep unauthorized people out, while providing flawless access to those who are authorized to be there.
Door access control systems have three main mechanisms. They include a controller, locks and the device that enables and disables the lock. The controller is a multi-level device that is programmed with software from a computer that manages the system. This is where your control access, create accounts and look at the logs of entry and exit. Cost is usually a factor with how in depth the reporting from the controller will be. The more detailed the options and flexibility in programs the more expensive the system.
The locks are enabled and disabled per a command from the central control system, computer. There are two different types of locking systems available, electric and magnetic. Magnetic locks tend to be chosen more over electric locks. They tend to cost a bit more but are advantageous because of their strength, ease of installation and power.
The access device is the key to the door access control system. There are several different options available in the access devices department. It is often determined by the level of security needed for a facility. A high-tech government facility may be interested in doing a biometric scan instead of a pass code entry because it is possible to pass along a code but is nearly impossible to pass on the information needed for a biometric scan. If you are however just giving access to your companies parking garage something simpler like a magnetic card reader is all you need.
The technologies available within the access device systems themselves are incredible. It is crazy that you can range in access from a number code, a magnetic reader, a key fob, scanning systems all the way to biometric devices. Fingerprints and hand scanners are the most secure systems. It is incredibly hard to lose or duplicate a part of you. Whereas it is easy to misplace a magnetic card reader or forget an access code.
Whatever business you are in and whatever system you need make sure to research the options available to you. It is important that your system be able to allow you the insurance needed to feel that your business is as secure as it possibly can be.
If you are considering setting up a door access control system in NJ and would like more information, please contact T&R at: 1-800-486-5019.
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