ISONAS PowerNet IP Reader-Controller

Product Profile

The ISONAS PowerNet™ RC-03 is an all-in-one reader and controller device that provides the first “Pure IP” solution to the door and eliminates the need for a panel. The device is easy to install and connects through Ethernet connection without the need for additional power at the door. Standard with every PowerNet™ is the software platform and no additional licences are required. Having a single PowerNet™ per access point makes the entire network easily scalable one door at a time and allows to do more with less.

Built-in intelligence

With over 64,000 permissions, 5,000 events and 32 time zones able to be stored on each PowerNet™ Reader- Controller the unit functions independently and prevents a single point of failure. So even if the network goes down, access control continues to function.

Flexible and scalable

Now the user can control access anywhere a CAT 5 can be installed. Remote sites, hospital medical cabinets, server racks, parking gates, ambulances—the possibilities are endless. Manage thousands of reader -controllers on a single computer across a geographically disbursed network.

True network device

The network addressable PowerNet™ Reader-Controller allows to Plug and Play access control system, by using the DHCP functionality or call home capability to seamlessly connect to the host.


The open systems platform enables seamless integration with other systems, including Microsoft Active Directory and elevator I/O modules. The powerful integration with Video Management Systems allows a fully comprehensive security solution with video as the command and control front end.

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Technical Specification

Manufacturer ISONAS, Inc.
Model code PowerNet IP Reader-Controller (Multi-card)
Controller Type Networkable
No of Cardholders Unlimited
Networkable Yes
Electrical Specifications Voltage: 12 V DC
Power Consumption: 125 mA
Physical Specifications Dimensions mm: 41 x 171 x 239
Environmental Specifications Operating Temp oC: -40 ~ +50 C (-40 ~ 120 F)
Operating Humidity %: 0 ~ 100
Protection: IP56
Additional info

PowerNet IP Reader-Controller (Multi-card) is a panel-free IP reader controller to deliver true Power Over Ethernet. The PowerNet Reader provides the freedom to secure an unlimited number of doors without the hassle of having to wire panels or hubs.

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