Integration and communication

Residential Estate Security Handbook 2016 - Vol 2 Integrated Solutions, Access Control & Identity Management, Residential Estate (Industry), Products

Integration and communication are two essential features when considering security systems and access control in a residential environment for both security and convenience of the residents.

There are a few questions which need to be answered when investigating this field.

• What access control measures are in place and how integrated are they with CCTV and the intercom facilities?

• What features are available to allow the resident to monitor the situation from a remote location?

• If they are available, how complicated are they to implement and to maintain?

The answer to these and many other security related questions is in the technology which allow complete control and communication of different devices and systems from a web application because today the Internet is available on the majority of the mobile devices.

Came group has developed a technology which allows these kind of features. This is called Came Connect.

In essence it brings altogether, a wide range of systems that are connected to a cloud platform that enables remote control of all installed operators, from anywhere in the world. It can operate via GSM and Ethernet, and is compatible with all Came and BPT systems and systems from other manufacturers.

All of these disciplines are brought together, allowing simple control for the end user and easier support for the installer.

For the end user:

• Status of the installations.

• Full control over automation motor.

• Setting of timers.

• Creating of schedules and scenarios.

• Location on map of devices.

• Error notifications sent via email.

• A support request can be sent to the installer in an automatic way, when the end user allows it.

• Schedules may be created to run certain scenarios at given days/times.

For the installer:

• A dedicated installer interface.

• Location on map of installations.

• After support request from end user the installer will be able to access the end user interface with all the same functionalities.

• Remote assistance.

• Schedule of maintenance activities.



Credit(s)




Share this article:
Share via emailShare via LinkedInPrint this page



Further reading:

Texecom launches the Midnight Black Collection
Technews Publishing Perimeter Security, Alarms & Intruder Detection Products
Working in harmony with darker environments, the Midnight Black Collection has been created for businesses and sites that require or prefer a security solution which offers discreet protection that compliments their surroundings.

Read more...
Optimising remote technical support
Technews Publishing Asset Management, EAS, RFID Products
Sanden Intercool Kenya improves efficiency, removes manual processes with FIELDForce from MACmobile, making its technical backup and support staff more productive, while also optimising record keeping.

Read more...
Advanced server performance and energy efficient design
Editor's Choice IT infrastructure Products
Dell PowerEdge server portfolio expansion offers more performance, including up to 2.9x greater AI inferencing while Dell Smart Flow design and Dell Power Manager software advancements deliver greater energy efficiency.

Read more...
Gallagher to showcase new Controller 7000 single door
Technews Publishing Access Control & Identity Management Products
Gallagher will be showcasing its latest access control innovation, the Controller 7000 Single Door on its stand at Intersec Dubai from 17-19 January 2023.

Read more...
Batteries creating false alarms due to load shedding
Uniross Batteries Smart Home Automation Products
A local security company has solved the problem of receiving false alarms during loadshedding by replacing its customers’ 12 V lead batteries with lithium batteries.

Read more...
31 percent of all IoT SIMs managed with third-party IoT CMPs
News Integrated Solutions
Berg Insight recently released new findings about the market for IoT connectivity management platforms (CMPs), a standard component in the value proposition from mobile operators and IoT MVNOs around the world.

Read more...
Creating a safe, smart city environment
Integrated Solutions
As more governments around Africa start embracing the smart city concept, significant investments will be required to strengthen the underlying infrastructure essential to keep systems and data safe.

Read more...
Minimising fire risks in automotive logistics
Hikvision South Africa CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring Products Logistics (Industry)
Automotive logistics company uses thermal imaging solution from Hikvision to ensure its stores of lithium batteries for electric vehicles never overheat and cause a fire.

Read more...
Olarm product highlights for 2022
Olarm Perimeter Security, Alarms & Intruder Detection Products
Olarm rapidly expanded its ecosystem in 2022 with several new products, the launch of its training academy, and a presence in Gauteng.

Read more...
Smart home security
Olarm Smart Home Automation Perimeter Security, Alarms & Intruder Detection Products
The applied use of smart technology within the Olarm ecosystem, through smart features coupled with existing systems, extends the benefits of technology into different spheres.

Read more...