Access Control Systems, Trends, Drivers and Challenges

Trends and Drivers

  • Vulnerabilities such as cloning credentials, insecure systems are causing organizations to look for for secure, mobile and biometric credentials and encrypted systems that can provide a higher level of security.
  • Physical and logical access control is converging.
  • Tighter compliance requirements around data, privacy and cybersecurity in general are driving the need for greater auditing and tracking capabilities within the access control system.


  • Migration to secure systems.
  • System Centralization.
  • Integration with other security systems such as Video Surveillance, Intrusion and Fire Detection.
  • Vulnerable and poorly integrated systems.
  • Remote Accessibility.

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