TDSi’s EXgarde V3 is now fully compatible with Windows 7 and Windows Vista

Product Profile

TDSi has continued to strengthen its position as a global leader in security system integration with version 3 of its EXgarde software platform. The latest version of the access control and integrated security systems management software is a flexible and dynamic platform, which builds on its already proven capabilities in security management operations around the world.

EXgarde boasts a wealth of new features including integration with TDSi's powerful VUgarde IP video surveillance solution, relied upon by control rooms to deliver control of live and recorded video, PTZ and alarm management. A comprehensive suite of database tools means EXgarde is able to deliver seamless integration with a wide range of proprietary and bespoke systems including Schools Information Management Systems (SIMS), HR, Payroll, Time and Attendance and CCTV applications.

The software has always been easy to use for the operator and comprises of a fully customisable interface that enables operators to access areas of interest such as site plans and specific tasks, via shortcuts on their workstation. Meanwhile, the addition of EXnotify as an optional module for EXgarde ensures security operators can be kept informed of critical events whilst away from the workstation or control room, as events can be sent directly to the operator via SMS, e-mail or wireless PDA.

EXgarde is fully compatible with Microsoft Windows 7 Professional, Microsoft Vista Business and Ultimate operating systems.

For more information about the operational efficiencies and resource savings that can be achieved with EXgarde visit:, or Tel: +44 (0) 1202 723 535.

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Technical Specification

Make TDSi
Manufacturer TDSi
Model code EXgarde PRO V3
Max No. of Doors per System 128
No of Cardholders included Unlimited
Photo ID Yes
No of concurrent PC Operators 25
Communication RS-232, RS-485, TCP/IP, dial-up modem (PSTN and GSM)
Multiple Tenants / Partitioning Yes
System Requirements Operating System: Microsoft Windows 2000, Windows XP Pro, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows Vista Business, or Windows Vista Ultimate
Additional info

Unlimited cards - controller dependant. 25 workstations, subject to license. Integration capability with leading manufacturers of DVR equipment and biometric readers. Custom site graphics with animated icons for instant visibility of information. Fully configurable automated database backup facility. Communication methods including TCP/ IP, dial-up and GSM modems. Context sensitive help system. Personnel image capture and Photo ID badge design and print. Visitor Management module option. Advanced prioritised alarm handling for optimum operator response time. Integration to 3rd party ODBC databases (using eXFusion or Microsoft® OPC server), building management, fire and intruder systems.

Compatible TDSI controllers: eXcel2, eXcel4, eXpert2, eXpert4, MicroGarde I, Microgarde II, System1, System2, System4, Xm, Xs. Version 3 enables information to be located and retrieved more quickly, and a wide range of standard tasks to be performed in simple steps.

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