Quick Guide to

Access Management

“Do more with less” is the theme for 2012/2013, as economic forecasts remain uncertain and construction projects around the world slow considerably in the short term. asmag has put together this special feature to help you do just that — with proper, cost-effective upgrades, access control can do much more than just carding and time/attendance, and maintenance and labor cost savings can be better reappropriated to address other operational needs.

Access Without Borders
Access Without Borders

As the number of mobile-payment users grows to surpass 375 million by 2015, demand for devices with near-field communication (NFC) grows as well. Recent research from In-Stat forecasts that adoption of this technology will push global annual shipments of NFC chips to more than 1.2 billion units by 2015. Fast and contactless communication, reliable data transfer and ease of use are some of the factors that make NFC, a revolutionizing technology which is disruptive to the mobile payment and physical access control markets, attractive. Access control, file sharing, ticketing and loyalty programs are emerging, according to Frost ...

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