Hirsch's Velocity Security Management System

Product Profile

Velocity Security Management System

Hirsch's Velocity delivers total security in an all-in-one package: 

  • Access control: readers, keypads, biometrics, controllers for doors, gates, elevators
  • Alarm monitoring, intrusion detection: sensors, alarm routing, automated responses, history/reports
  • Video, CCTV: cameras, DVRs, links to analytics
  • Identification management: smart cards, photo badges, integration with IDMS, CMS, watch lists
  • Interoperability: with personnel system, network log-on, provisioning, command & control, central station, parking, HVAC, lighting, other devices, other databases

Velocity is network-ready & IT friendly.  Velocity employs IT-centric tools such as integration with directory services, encrypted TCP/IP communications, and support of split server configurations and high-availability environments.

The system is highly secure, requires little bandwidth, and is scalable to even the largest organisations.  Velocity supports Unified Identity Management with a full line of smart card readers, biometrics and privacy-sensitive keypads.  Velocity's open architecture, SDK, and built-in XML interoperability enable you to integrate Velocity with building automation and other systems. 

Velocity is designed to tightly integrate with personnel and network provisioning systems, allowing it to serve as the physical security component of an overall Role-Based Access Control (RBAC) and policy-based security management system.  This approach can help enhance security, improve operational efficiency and reduce administrative and compliance costs.

Velocity has earned numerous industry awards including an unprecedented five-time winning of the U.S. Security Industry Association's Product Achievement Award.

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Technical Specification

Make Hirsch Electronics
Manufacturer Hirsch / IDENTIVE
Model code Velocity Security Management System
Kits Yes
Standalone/ Networked/ PC Networked
Max Doors per System Unlimited doors/system
Max No. of Controllers Unlimited controllers/system
Max Doors per Controller 16 doors/controller
Network Type LAN / WAN
System Requirements Operating System: Windows XP Pro, Windows Vista, or Windows Server 2003
Hardware and System related properties: Pentium4; 32 or 64 bit Platforms; RAM: 512MB; Server: 1GB plus 40MB per active client. Database: MS SQL Server 2005 Express (included) or MS SQL Server 2005 (not included).
Additional info Velocity is a management software for access control and security operations.  Velocity Security Management System integrates access control, video, alarms, badging, smart cards, biometrics, role-based access control (RBAC), identity management, FIPS 201 capabilities, and interoperability with network security and other databases.
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