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Do Access Control Systems Require Maintenance?

Do Access Control Systems Require Maintenance?

29 April 2022

Access control systems comprise of physical hardware and software layers. Both should be regularly maintained and one the best ways to achieve this is…

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Installing Multi-layered Access Control Systems

Installing Multi-layered Access Control Systems

31 March 2022

For most users, access control systems monitor and control door usage to and within a building. On larger sites with entrance barriers and gates,…

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Which Access Control Reader Should You Choose?

Which Access Control Reader Should You Choose?

14 February 2022

Access control systems protect buildings and areas within them from unauthorised access. Not ever door will be under access control. A building will normally…

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Mobile Phones are Driving Smart Credential Adoption

Mobile Phones are Driving Smart Credential Adoption

25 January 2022

Facial recognition has become one of the most used biometrics to unlock mobile phones and specific Apps such as mobile banking. Just pick up…

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A Guide to Access Control Card Readers and Keypads

A Guide to Access Control Card Readers and Keypads

24 November 2021

An access control system consists of several components but one of the most critical is the access control reader. These are possibly the most…

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How EntroWatch Uses Integrations to Extend Functionality

How EntroWatch Uses Integrations to Extend Functionality

29 October 2021

EntroWatch is the powerful management software at the heart of the Entro access control series. As part of its function to provide ‘access control’,…

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Using Access Control System Data for Time and Attendance

Using Access Control System Data for Time and Attendance

30 September 2021

At the heart of an access control system is a database which records every system event including alarms. This information can provide a wealth…

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3 Reasons to Upgrade Your Access Control System

3 Reasons to Upgrade Your Access Control System

16 August 2021

The global pandemic has lead to many changes in society and businesses alike. How, where and even when we work has changed for many…

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Access Control Systems for Hybrid Work Places

Access Control Systems for Hybrid Work Places

27 July 2021

For many organisations the last 16 months has seen a transition from being an office-centric organisation to a team-focus one. ‘Going to the office’…

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Smart Access Control Systems Improve Energy Efficiency

Smart Access Control Systems Improve Energy Efficiency

29 June 2021

In the UK, building energy efficiency may not have been at the top of most organisation’s agendas over the last year. Now, as organisations…

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