Just how much is the popularity of electronic access control systems growing? This article provides some insight and states that they are one of the fastest growing sectors of the security industry. Biometric systems and smart card technology are among the developments spurring this growth.
The article cites a study that found that card-based electronic access systems are the most popular and account for more than 65 percent share of value sales. Among biometric solutions, iris recognition systems are seeing the fastest growth.
One reason for the popularity of electronic access systems is their inexpensiveness relative to hiring additional security personnel. There are many situations where a modern electronic system controlling access points can free personnel from guarding those points. To learn how electronic access control systems can aid your organization and which system is right for you, contact us.