The use of mobile access control to enter buildings, premises, as well as car parks is on the rise and has already begun to make significant inroads in organisations using it. Most importantly, it is revolutionising employees’ experiences in the work environment. The five steps outlined below provide a comprehensive and easy method to ensure you are ahead of the game.
STEP 1 : AUDIT CURRENT SYSTEM
Assess your building’s current physical access control infrastructure to determine the requirements for moving to mobile. Is your organisation ready to deploy a Mobile Access Control solution?
STEP 2 : AUDIT DEVICES
Determine which devices you need to support to ensure your employees can make the most of mobile access.
STEP 3 : UPGRADE HARDWARE
Upgrade or install your on-site hardware to match your mobile access requirements. If ID readers need to be replaced, make sure the new devices are mobile-ready. This will ensure your investment is safe for the long term.
STEP 4 : ENSURE SUITABLE SOFTWARE
Ensure you have suitable software to support your mobile access system. It should support operational efficiency by managing the enrolment.
STEP 5 : ISSUE MOBILE IDs
The final step in mobile access implementation is to issue mobile IDs to your staff. To ensure smooth uptake of your mobile access control system, this stage needs to be as easy as possible for your users.