Obstacles have always been present with small or midsized businesses. When you think of access control, you may think of multi-level buildings with restricted areas, like hospitals or police stations, and while these are great candidates for access control systems, the small businesses find themselves without the need to spend 10k or more on restricting just 1-2 rooms.
Access has come a long way in short period of time it has become more affordable and easier to install. The average system for larger applications can run near 5k a door, with the new network based card readers and locks the system has been cut nearly in half, not to mention the installation has become so easy anyone with any networking experience can now implement these systems. With the new Access system being network capable you there is no need for running cables all over your building everything can tie into the card reader while the reader is tied into the network that is already throughout your entire building.
With the new advances in the CCTV industry Access Control can also be implemented with you surveillance camera solution, making it more useful than ever. Being able to let someone enter a door remotely from home while being able to view them on the camera at the same time to ensure it is the correct person. Businesses like Veterinarian clinics, Pharmacies, and HR department know have the ability to secure their medicines, prescriptions and employee records with spending any more than necessary.