FacilityGuard for the Education Market
FacilityGuard is a cost-effective electronic access control (EAC) product from Accutech to monitor the movement of students and visitors. Multiple hardware and software components can be added to incorporate CCTV and a variety of other systems into a unified interface that can be configured with different options depending on the size and scope of a particular campus’ needs. FacilityGuard is the most affordable EAC available on the market today to monitor access to buildings with up to 32 doors. FacilityGuard brings the features of Accutech’s industry leading ingress/egress systems to an access control product that incorporates additional monitoring products such as closed circuit television, environmental, fire protection, etc.
In an educational environment, FacilityGuard is a cost-effective electronic access control (EAC) platform designed to monitor and control the movement of students, visitors and faculty. Educational institutions pose unique security challenges that can effectively be addressed with FacilityGuard.
Here are some of the benefits that educational institutions will realize by implementing FacilityGuard.
- Easily Manage Turnover: Automatically assign credentials to expire after semesters, instantly revoke access across all facilities and doors.
- Central Administration: Link classrooms, floors, and buildings to a single system through the existing IT infrastructure. This means faculty, students, and visitors need only one credential to access multiple sites.
- Eliminate Key Management Hassles: Easily revoke cards and PINs from credential holders, without the hassle of managing keys and re-keying locks.
- Improve Student Safety: Receive real-time incident information. A digital record of each facility's system activity is updated in real time.
- Provide After-hours Access: Grant students, faculty, contractors, and coaches access to any or all doors through easy administration—no need to dispense keys or employ guard services.
- Simple Automatic Lock down: Automatically lockdown all or any combination of doors with a single click.
- Report Generation: Historically track the movements of students, faculty, contractors and visitors through an intuitive report generator.
- Simple Import and Export: Easily import and export credential holders in CSV format.
- Single Credential Solution: One credential can serve multiple purposes (Student ID, physical access control, meal plan cash management, print management, PC login, etc…)