Is it becoming easier for schools to embrace biometric technology?

With Paxton recently announcing the integration of biometrics within its Net2 access control system, is one of the main stumbling block for schools – that of cost – about to be negated? The argument for and against biometrics within schools and educational establishments has been rife for some time now. For many parents and pupils, … Continue reading Is it becoming easier for schools to embrace biometric technology?

Paxton Net2 new v5 software: perfect for one-off events

At The Card Network, we sell more Paxton Net2 Keyfobs, cards and readers than any other manufacturer – by quite a margin. The Paxton Net2 access control system continues to be one of the most popular in the country, especially amongst schools. And with the launch of their new v5 software, the Paxton Net2 just … Continue reading Paxton Net2 new v5 software: perfect for one-off events

Making the most of your access control system?

Lots of small businesses have some kind of access control system onsite. In the main, the system was brought in to replace traditional locks & keys, with employees using an access control card or token to gain entry through the front door. But could it be doing more to protect your business?   Your access … Continue reading Making the most of your access control system?

Are Paxton Net2 Key fobs the UK’s favourite?

Our shelves certainly think so. We sell more Paxton Net2 Key fobs 695-644 than any other kind of proximity card, smart card or token. So what makes them so popular? Especially in an industry where innovation is the norm? Biometric, smart phone or traditional card reader? The access control market is awash with solutions, all … Continue reading Are Paxton Net2 Key fobs the UK’s favourite?

Are Proximity Cards the right access control cards for you?

The sheer number of access control readers and cards on the market can make choosing one bewildering. What type of reader system should you choose? Which manufacturer? What type of card or token? The answer depends on what you want the system to do. Are you looking to simply upgrade from your traditional lock and … Continue reading Are Proximity Cards the right access control cards for you?