HID Origo™ Cloud-Based Physical Access Control

HID Origo is HID Global’s physical access control cloud platform that enables Technology Partners to build integrated access control solutions through the cloud.

HID Origo was built to accelerate the trend of helping organizations become more secure, efficient and data-driven through cloud technologies. This platform provides seamless and consistent service while improving how access control solutions are delivered. In addition, HID Origo opens opportunities for adoption of new, more flexible service subscription models while reducing costs and increasing operational efficiency.

Key Benefits

  • Reliability: Trust a secure infrastructure backed by the world’s leading cloud vendors, validated by industry certifications and delivered via HID Global’s service level agreements and support
  • Connectivity: Access and manage a trusted ecosystem of cloud-connected access control devices, applications and trusted mobile identities in one place
  • Insights: Utilize data to ensure a seamless user experience, provide operational efficiency and make decisions to guide the business forward

Highly Stable, Reliable Platform

HID Origo offers a scalable and secure infrastructure that ensures top-tier service delivery. Not only does this framework provide guaranteed performance, it allows for higher data and privacy protection than can be found with traditional on-premise solutions.

With HID Origo, your organization will enjoy:

  • High performance
  • Seamless upgrades
  • 24/7 monitoring and operations

HID Origo is also validated by industry-leading certifications, including ISO 27001, EU GDPR and CIS benchmarks. Even more, HID Origo offers a committed service availability of at least 99.5% uptime.

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API-First, Fully Connected Ecosystem

HID Origo services share the same infrastructure, operation framework, support models and commitment to transparency and privacy. This helps users focus on delivering great applications without having to think about capacity, reliability or performance.

This includes:

  • Full support for HID hardware devices (readers and controllers)
  • Single integration, supporting multiple services
  • Flexible subscription models

The platform is designed with an API-first approach, providing programmatic interfaces for all HID Origo services, including service features and functions to enable partners to develop customized access control solutions.


Powerful Insights for Data-Driven Decisions

HID Origo is built to provide real-time data that can be used to enhance the employee experience, as well as drive operational efficiencies for organizations. These insights come in the form of business intelligence and premium reports.

These insights include:

  • Continuous monitoring of user experience
  • Device compatibility assessment
  • Dashboards visualizing activity data

By having this information readily available, organizations leveraging the power of HID Origo become better informed and better equipped to make decisions that increase security and reduce costs.

HID Origo Security Foundations

HID Global is dedicated to ensuring secure access and storage for our Cloud Services as we believe that success is built on trust and trust starts with transparency.

Innovative solutions built by experienced teams responsible for the implementation of comprehensive information security governance and procedures
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Proven security through certifications and strict adherence to standards, frameworks and laws
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Consumers are protected through proper handling of data collection and processing in accordance with legal requirements.
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Data Privacy

HID Global is committed to protecting our customers’ personal data. Personal data is limited to that which is absolutely necessary for our customers to use the HID Origo services and for HID to make improvements to the service.

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HID Origo Developer Community & Portal

Whether it be announcements, tools or help guides, the HID Origo Developer Portal provides technology partners with the resources and support needed to build apps and API integrations that blend physical and digital employee experiences with technology. In addition, the portal makes collaboration and idea sharing among partners easily accessible.

Join our community by registering on the HID Origo Developer Portal to discover our APIs and tap into our HID Origo platform and services.

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