We are all looking for extra control of your alarm system, whether it be simply turning it on and off from your phone or self-monitoring with push notifications.
Over at Alarmcorp, technical director, Jeff Rushton, explains that components of a global access control solution can vary. But he says that for a solution like Vanderbilt SiPass, a basic system requires a server to run the management software, and the client gains access to the system through remote workstations via a thick client or web browser.
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