Access Control

How Rapid Onboarding Increases Hospital Revenue

Hospitals are seeing a surge in patients and a loss of revenue. By streamlining processes like visitor management and onboarding contractors and employees, hospitals can focus on securing their facilities, mitigating risks and delivering revenue-driving procedures.

hospital staff walking through hallway

Introducing HID Origo™ Developer Portal

We are proud to announce the availability of our HID Origo™ Developer Portal. The portal provides technology partners with the tools and support needed to build apps and API integrations that blend physical and digital employee experiences with technology.

Augmented Reality — The Physical Access Control Game Changer

What is it?

Wikipedia defines Augmented Reality (AR) as, “an interactive experience of a real-world environment where the objects that reside in the real-world are ‘augmented’ by computer-generated perceptual information, sometimes across multiple sensory modalities, including visual, auditory, haptic, somatosensory, and olfactory.”

More simply put, AR technology superimposes a computer-generated image onto a user's view of the real world using cameras and screens such as those built into your mobile phone or tablet.

Three Access Control Technology Pillars Defining the Future-Ready Financial Institution

The convergence of technology, innovation, new regulation and security risks are rapidly changing banking security ecosystems. Typically, IT security is the main focus for mitigating these risks. However, physical security also plays a major role in preventing security breaches and shoring up an institution's image. In speaking to our financial services customers, three access control technology pillars are always at the forefront of our discussions, each driven by desired business outcomes and expectations of the future.