Software House iSTAR Ultra G2 Cyber-Hardened Access Controller

Product Profile

iSTAR Ultra G2 is a powerful, cyber-hardened and network door controller that supports up to 32 readers. Built using a Trusted Execution Environment (TEE) with advanced network security features, iSTAR Ultra G2 answers the most demanding access control requirements of enterprise and government applications. Rack mount and wall-mount options provide installation flexibility, while iSTAR Ultra G2’s unique lock power management eliminates the need for separate lock power interface boards. iSTAR Ultra G2 features a hardened Linux kernel for its operating system, improving the security and scalability of the system.

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Technical Specification

Make Software House
Manufacturer Software House, Tyco International
Model code GSTAR008
Controller Type Networkable
No of Cardholders 1,000,000 cardholders
Offline Capabilities Yes
Networkable Yes
Communication Type Eight RS-485 ports, four full duplex and four half duplex
Universal / Wiegand Reader Interface Yes
Electrical Specifications Voltage: 12/24 VDC
Physical Specifications Dimensions mm: 635 x 560 x 127
Weight g: 12,300
Environmental Specifications Operating Temp oC: 0 ~ 50 C (32 ~ 122 F)
Operating Humidity %: 5 ~ 95
Additional info
  • Powerful cyber-hardened network door controller for up to 32 readers
  • Trusted Execution Environment (TEE) provides advanced hardware-based cybersecurity protection
  • Hardened Linux embedded OS for improved security and scalability
  • Power over Ethernet (PoE) module features PoE+ to power the GCM
  • Up to 1M cardholders in local memory
  • Dual GigE network ports with IPv6, DHCP and 802.1X support
  • Embedded lock power management lowers installation costs
  • Advanced controller-to-controller communications for cluster-based antipassback and I/O logic
  • Onboard 256-bit AES network encryption
  • Supports OSDP Secure Channel for encrypted reader communications
  • Supports Embedded High Assurance FICAM operation without third-party hardware
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