Specifically designed systems meet greatly varying security needs from the small office, one door stand alone system to multi-entrance headquarters or multi-occupant buildings zoned with systems allowing only authorised personnel access to specified areas. This flexibility can extend to multi-location systems co-ordinating access control for separate offices, retail chains etc on a regional or national basis.
Identification devices include keypads, proximity or swipe cards, keyfobs and biometric readers. Vigil Security installed systems range from numbers of users in single figures for small offices to several thousand where a large workforce works round the clock. For multi-location systems devices can be; programmed to allow access to specific locations so that mobile personnel need carry only one device. Biometric systems allow remote smartphone activation and monitoring.
Systems can interface with staff attendance and time keeping records and record the movement of authorised personnel in specified areas at particular times.