MICROgarde - TDSi's cost-effective networkable access control solution

Product Profile

MICROgarde is TDSi's entry-level range of networkable products, providing cost effective solutions that deliver many of the benefits of much larger systems.

The MICROgarde controller features distributed intelligence and operates as part of a system network, providing users with full control and event reporting.  The key features of this highly effective, proven controller are:

  • Available in 1 or 2 door versions, offering great flexibility in system design
  • The controller operates with TDSi or third party readers and has an operational capacity of 5,000 card holders
  • The software features an automatic fire door release, upon an active input
  • Lock times may be varied to suit individual needs, ensuring compliance with the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA)
  • TCP/ IP module options enable the controller to be connected directly to an IT network
  • Optional input/ output modules allow other devices and systems to be controlled and monitored - for example, intruder alarms
  • Supplied in a robust ABS housing
  • Thanks to its intuitive PC software, MICROgarde is easy to install and maintain, without the need for training - and is capable of supporting up to 200 controllers
  • Users may customise event reports - which can include search and sort criteria for easy auditing
  • Backup of the system is fully automated
  • MICROgarde is available as a complete starter kit - including controller, PC cable, PC software, cards and reader
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Technical Specification

Make TDSi
Manufacturer TDSi
Model code MICROgarde I
Controller Type Networkable
Max No. of Doors per Controller 1
No of Cardholders 5,000
Offline Capabilities Yes
Networkable Yes
Communication Type RS232, RS485 (in-built converter), TCP/IP optional
Electrical Specifications Voltage: 10 ~ 14 VDC
Physical Specifications Dimensions mm: 47 x 135 x 210
Weight g: 600
Environmental Specifications Operating Temp oC: -5 ~ +50
Operating Humidity %: 0 ~ 95
Additional info Controller for 1 door.  Networkable access control system unit for up to 200 doors.  Customisable event reports.  Automated system back-up.
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