How to: Axis’ mobile access control integration

    According to a recent report from Ericsson , as of 2017 there are 4.92 billion mobile users globally. One expected upshot of this trend will see mobile-enabled workforces using smartphones and mobile devices as keys to gain access to secured buildings, rooms and areas. According to a recent report from Gartner, around 20 percent of organizations […]

      Safe hospitals are smart hospitals

      The brutal attack on a Lehigh Valley nurse by a former patient captured on video surveillance. A privacy breach of over 18,500 Anthem medicare beneficiaries reported to the US Department of Health and Human Services. Hospitals from New Mexico and Florida in the US to London, England forced to lockdown in response to high risk […]

        Beyond the door

        When most people think about access control, they think about getting into the exterior door of a building.  But that’s just the start! Access control is expanding beyond securely providing passage through an exterior door.  Plus, access control systems both simplify and enhance day-to-day activities by expanding their reach beyond the door and connecting to […]

          QR codes for smart, cost-effective access control

          Have you ever thought of sending QR codes to manage the visitors and suppliers permitted to access your facility? If not, there are many good reasons to consider using QR codes as virtual credentials instead of traditional plastic cards. Cost-effective and sustainable There are a range of QR code-based access control solutions from Axis to […]

            Studying up on school safety

            Traditional video surveillance is an extremely useful investigative tool – after an incident has occurred. Unfortunately, by then, school property may have already been damaged, valuable supplies and equipment gone missing, or a student or teacher victimized. Today’s video technology – when integrated with video analytics, audio, and access control -better prepares schools to mitigate […]