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Access Control and Video Integration increase functionality in security management.

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Access Control and Video Integration increase functionality in security management.

Jan 12, 2018 -

Integration of both Control Systems and Perspective VMS® offer end user with multiple ways to monitor, detect and respond security incidents. Access control software is configured into user’s camera that activates defined access system and alarm activity. VMS software offers ability to monitor live or recorded videos and displays statuses and alarms generated by access control system.

Galaxy Control Systems - Walkersville, MD

Original Press Release

Galaxy Control Systems and LENSEC Offer Access Control and Video Integration

Press release date: Jan 11, 2018

Bi-Directional Integration Delivers Benefits to Both Systems

Galaxy Control Systems, a leading manufacturer of access control solutions, announces a new integration between its access control products, Cloud Concierge and System Galaxy software, and the Perspective VMS® from LENSEC, a leader in IP video surveillance solutions. The integration will be officially launched at Intersec 2018, January 21-23, 2018 in Dubai, where Galaxy will exhibit at booth S1-C20.

The unique bi-directional integration between the Galaxy Control Systems’ System Galaxy platform and the LENSEC Perspective VMS® solution provides added functionality to both solutions. First, the user’s cameras are configured through the access control software to activate on specifically defined access system alarm activity and this video is pushed to display through the VMS. At the next level, the Perspective VMS® software will display alarms and statuses generated by the access control system.

“This new integration is unique in the industry in that two manufacturers – Galaxy Control Systems and LENSEC – have created a solution with multiple ways for an enduser to monitor, detect and respond to security incidents in real-time,” said Rick Caruthers, Executive Vice President, Galaxy Control Systems. “It’s a complete real-time security management solution for end users and security integrators, with scalability and flexibility for enterprises of all sizes.”

“We are excited about this product integration, especially given Galaxy Control Systems’ leadership in the marketplace,” said Jeff Kellick, Chief Product Officer, LENSEC. “We continuously seek out product integrations that are advantageous to our customers and the industry, and are pleased to be able to offer this greatly expanded functionality by working with Galaxy.”

System Galaxy is a complete, enterprise-class access control and security management solution. Cloud Concierge is a powerful suite of cloud-based access control services offered by Galaxy Control Systems that provides a range of capabilities for real-time monitoring, management, and control from anywhere via PC, tablet, or mobile phone.

Perspective VMS® is an intuitive and scalable physical security platform that provides situational awareness and the ability to monitor live or recorded video from anywhere in the world. It is appropriate for small, single-site deployments, mid-tier security projects or multi-site locations.

To contact Galaxy Control Systems call 800.445.556 or email custserv@galaxysys.com. About Galaxy Control Systems

Galaxy Control Systems, a privately held company headquartered in Walkersville, MD, is a leader in the integrated access control industry. The company’s hardware and software solutions, all manufactured in the USA, provide access control, video surveillance, alarms, photo-imaging, badging, elevator control, building management and time and attendance for small applications, fully integrated security management systems and enterprise-class control systems. All Galaxy Control Systems products are scalable and backwards compatible, designed and engineered to deliver lower Total Cost of Ownership and a higher Return on Investment than competitive products. With unsurpassed technical support, Galaxy supports its reseller partners with free on-going training while providing the highest levels of system implementation and maintenance. For more information on Galaxy Control Systems’ extensive line of products, visit www.galaxysys.com.

About LENSEC

LENSEC has been a pioneer in IP security video since 1998. The company is a trusted security partner with experience around the world. LENSEC has experience working with customers in higher education, K-12 education, government, public safety, critical infrastructure, healthcare, commercial, and more. The physical security experts at LENSEC help customers develop enterprise solutions for complex physical security projects using our flagship software, Perspective VMS® .

LENSEC’s enterprise-level video management software, Perspective VMS® , is a browser-based software that streams and captures IP security camera video. The latest version of PVMS uses HTML5 interactive features in a thin-client application that is designed to provide real-time situational awareness. Access control and other advanced features are integrated into a unified security platform creating an ability to track behavior and movement while monitoring the live or recorded video. For more information, visit LENSEC.com.