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Access Control Systems

What are Access Control Systems?

Access control systems are security systems that are used to restrict access to specific areas or resources.
Access control systems typically require users to authenticate their identity through various means such as entering a password, using a smart card, or scanning a biometric identifier such as a fingerprint.

The Importance of Access Control Systems

These systems allow organizations to control who can enter a building or a room, access certain data or equipment, or perform specific tasks.
Once the user is authenticated, the system determines whether the user is authorized to access the requested resource and grants or denies access accordingly. Access control systems are widely used in various industries, including the oil and has industry, to ensure the security and privacy of sensitive information and resources.

Components of an Access Control System

  • Credentials: These are the means by which users authenticate their identity, such as a password, smart card, or biometric identifier.
  • Reader: This component reads the user’s credentials and transmits the information to the access control system.
  • Controller: The controller processes the information received from the reader and determines whether the user is authorized to access the requested resource.
  • Locking Mechanism: Once the controller grants access, the locking mechanism releases, allowing the user to enter the area or access the resource.
  • Management Software: This component enables the administrators to manage and control the access control system, such as adding or deleting user accounts, setting access levels, and generating reports.
  • Monitoring and Alarm System: This component provides real-time monitoring of the access control system and alerts the security personnel in case of any unauthorized access attempts or other security breaches.
components of an access control system

Why Choose Us?

Vivo Asia Engineering & Trading is an expert in the installation of access control systems to a range of industries including those that operate in harsh and hazardous environments such as the oil and has industry. Our engineers and technicians ensure a professional and smooth project process with attention to detail to guarantee customer satisfaction. 

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