Online Access Control


With an Online networked system, you can control an unlimited number of doors and sites from a single server.  Our software allows simple programming and monitoring of the system. If the connection is lost or the PC switched off, the controllers carry on as normal.

Progney online system diagram

Communication Optons


There are several choices for communicating with your controller.  IP addressable Ethernet can make use of an existing LAN, or one can be created for very little cost. The main advantages are hardwired infrastructure and freedom of choice for locating server and workstation PCs. This is also the best choice if you wish to use any server based features such as Roll Call or Anti-Passback.

USB to P4

USB and Serial methods are more suited to smaller systems with a single PC.

USB


Each USB port creates a Virtual Communication port on the PC.

P4 Manual for detail...

Etherenet

Ethernet can make use of an existing LAN, or one can be created for very little cost.

UDP/IP

Hard-wired infrastructure and freedom of choice for locating server and workstation PCs.

P4 Manual for detail...

PoE

PoE (Power over Ethernet) allows power and data to be passed along the same cable (usually Cat 5e)

Power over Ethernet

No need to have mains supply at controller.

P4 Manual for detail...


GPRS

GPRS is ideal for those locations where you have power but it is difficult to get a data cable to the controllers.

Mobile Network

Power but no direct data connection.