Zenitel, Feenics Announce Integration of Audio and Access Control Platforms
The integration gives security teams the ability to both speak and listen and grant access to facilities and unmanned entry points.
Zenitel, a communication solutions provider, and Feenics, an access control solutions provider, announce the integration of Zenitel’s ICX-AlphaCom platform and the Feenics cloud-based access control solution.
Zenitel’s ICX-AlphaCom platform offers integrated intelligent communication management and security. It enables integration with leading risk, resilience, and security solutions by adopting open standards. Feenics’ cloud-based access control solution is built on open architecture hardware and is fortified by Amazon Web Services (AWS). It is available as a desktop app, web client, and mobile app.
The integration provides security teams the ability to both speak and listen and allow access to facilities and unmanned entry points while optimizing processes and actionable responses to incidents, according to the companies.
“Our customers need a security and safety solution that helps them to mitigate everyday risks,” says Jeff Ross, Director of Marketing, ACRE Americas. “The ability for our access control solution to easily integrate with Zenitel’s ICX AlphaCom interface will provide building owners more insight and control into securing their buildings and facilities.”
The integration also provides improved situational awareness by marrying real-time live audio, video and alarm monitoring. Key features include easy call handling, an audit trail, integrated audio and video and door release, clear communications, advanced cybersecurity, and more.
“This product integration meets the everyday needs for intelligent critical communication within access control,” says Kelly Lake, Director of Strategic Alliances for Zenitel. “It’s an example of two great companies working together to meet a market demand, and we look forward to showcasing it to security leaders.”
Additional benefits to the integration are said to include:
- Easy management of unmanned entrances, secure areas, and incoming emergency calls
- Immediate access to audio/video recordings
- The ability to interact with intercom stations, doors, and cameras all from a single, intuitive user interface
- A scalable solution that grows with the business
- A solution that enables custom alarms and alert notifications
- Quick and easy installation and maintenance
For more information about the integration, visit zenitel.com.