Systems Integration

Systems integration is the utilization of shared components, databases, and or wiring creating an interconnected or in some cases single system. This not only saves in installation and equipment costs, but creates an ultimately more powerful and user friendly environment. There are many variations of how security systems are integrated and configured. The systems individual requirements, operational environments and available budgets are all considerations that must be taken into account. Alarm shunting, video verification, time and attendance, database population and elevator control remain the most popular.

All of the following systems are commonly integrated:

  • Access Control
  • Intrusion Alarms
  • CCTV
  • Fire Alarms
  • Elevators
  • Time and Attendance
  • Building Automation
  • HVAC
  • Point of Sale
  • Parking structures
  • Asset Management
  • ODBC compliant Databases