HID® Aero®

The robust controller platform for everyday applications


The HID Aero Controller product line provides a complete and fully functional hardware, firmware, software library and tool infrastructure accompanied by an API integration package for access control software providers. This product line is ideal for access control providers who do not want to incur the ongoing costs of designing, manufacturing and maintaining panel hardware along with the critical access control logic that commonly resides locally in access control panels. The HID Aero Controller product line is the successor to HID’s VertX® Controllers and is based on HID Mercury panel technology, supporting 4 million+ panels installed globally since the 1990s.

Key Features

  • Open Architecture – The ability to work with a variety of software partners over time without any re-investment in hardware
  • Highly Durable and Reliable – Trusted hardware designed to operate in the most demanding access control environments
  • Futureproof Platform – Highly configurable and ready to grow to meet future needs
  • Based on Mercury Technology – Built on a proven platform, leveraging the expertise gained from over 25 years serving large enterprise customer needs
HID® Aero® X100 HID® Aero® X100 Input monitor interface module — supports up to 4 readers, 7 inputs, 4 outputs
HID® Aero® X1100 HID® Aero® X1100 Intelligent controller — up to 4 readers, 7 inputs, 4 outputs
HID® Aero® X200 HID® Aero® X200 Input monitor interface module — monitoring up to sixteen general purpose inputs
HID® Aero® X300 HID® Aero® X300 Output control interface module — controlling up to twelve general purpose outputs

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