Door Access Levels and Management
MonitorCast provides intuitive door management and access level interface which allows integrators and their users to maintain access and schedules to single or multiple locations from a consolidated system. Access levels can be grouped by custom roles or security permissions.
Unlimited Client Connections
MonitorCast requires no additional licensing for remote access from other systems and there are no limitations on how many concurrent connections can be made.
Alarm Alert Email Notification
Receive instant alarms and event notifications via email or live notification on the dashboard. Receive instant alarm notification ranging from Forced Door Notification or Access Denied allowing first responders to react quickly and effectively. Alarms can be configured based on sites and configured with any time schedule. (Applies to versions MonitorCast 3.1 or higher.)
Secure Browser Login
With MonitorCast Access Control, users can access the activity dashboard and door controls from their own computer directly from any browser on the same network. Remote access from browsers is accessible with proper port forwarding.
Map Based Alarms (With VI Monitor Integration)
Plot out your alarms visually using Map Based Alarms, providing real time door alarms using the VI Monitor client access control map interface.
Active Directory Integration
Unify your IT infrastructure by centralizing identify and access management with MonitorCast Active Directory integration capabilities. By using Active Directory, system administrators can import personnel cardholders and assign direct end users / groups access.
Customize the time schedules that are important to your organization. MonitorCast's access levels, door schedules, holiday schedules can be assigned day to day scheduling as well as advanced scheduling for special events or functions.
Real Time Reporting Dashboard
MonitorCast's new real time, interactive dashboard displays live events, alarms, and recent system activities such as card modifications and updates. The Dashboard provides all users the ability to acknowledge alarms with a click of a button and the functionality to jot down reportable user notes on each incident.
Perfect for large multi-location facilities and K-12 school districts with many locations, MonitorCast provides the ability to partition controllers into multiple primary and sub sites. Each site contains independent controllable hardware, cardholders, and schedules all managed in one central console.
Prevent unauthorized access to the most secure areas of the facility. Anti-pass back is available with multiple modes, including Hard, Soft, Area, and Timer based options.
Scheduled Control Points
MonitorCast 3 can be used to configure a scheduled control point activation to automate outputs such as class schedule bells, light controls, and door open / closed buzzers.
Proactively protect the entire facility with a duress Panic Button
that can be configured with inputs to change reader modes in emergency situations.
Customizable proximity card printing included with MonitorCast 3. This simple and easy to use badge printing tool can be used to design and print personalized buildings cards for faculty, student, volunteers and temporary employees. The application utilizes your existing printer drivers making it compatible with most ID badge printers.
Wireless Lock Support
MonitorCast 3 includes wireless lock support for the door readers such as the Schlage PIM400 TD2 wireless panel.
Triggers and Macros
Using MonitorCast triggers and macros allows you to automate your responses to predefined variables allowing efficient overall security. Triggers provides a wide variety of user-based rules ranging from reader modes to activating control points based on alarms, events and other hardware interactions.
Dual Card Authentication
We understand that some locations require a bit more protection. By enabling Dual Card authentication, administrators can require two unique personnel cards to be presented to grant access. This extra configuration ensures that top clearance areas are safeguarded with this extra layer of protection.
Keep track of area occupancy for managing mustering events and improving safety during emergency situations. Occupancy control is available with a high, low and zero count notification within the interactive Dashboard.