A brief history of access control credentials
Physical access control has been a key component of many organisations’ security strategies for several decades. Like any technology, access control has evolved over the years, and solutions now offer more security and convenience than ever before.
From swipe technologies, like the now antiquated magnetic stripe, to contactless technologies and mobile access credentials, businesses now have several choices when it comes to access control.
In this eBook, HID Global examines the technologies available today and the future of access control, as well as clarifying why using out of date access control technology can leave your organisation at risk.
- The danger of one weak link
- Credential technology through the years
- The next generation of credentials