Software & SDK

Glossary
FingerTec’s Ingress is an integrated access control management application that runs on the familiar MS Windows operating environment. The software is a complete solution for centralizing, managing, and monitoring door activity in FingerTec access control devices. Bundled together with the Ingressus Controller, Ingress is an advanced, easy to use, and IT-friendly software that provides elaborate access control features such as real-time monitoring, database administration and report management, all in a single unified system. Ideally suited for self-managed organizations of below 100-door environment, Ingress is also capable of seamlessly integrating its access control functions with alarm monitoring and other intrusion detection devices. Ingress supports all standalone FingerTec access control models that use card, fingerprint and face recognition verification, and multiple terminals can be centralized in the Ingressus Network Control Panel for multiple-door monitoring.
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Centralized Management Ingress is a server-client based software that supports surveillance from multiple PCs concurrently, while containing useful access monitoring features such as multi-level users, and user group privileges. Integrated Time Attendance Features Useful time attendance features such as weekly schedules, group & personal duty rosters and holiday settings are available, complete with 15 common reports, such as daily attendance listing, and tardiness report.
Graphical Floor Maps Ingress lets you insert graphical floor maps with configured animated icons for easy and instant tracking of door activity. Configure Alerts & Notifications Customize email, sound alerts or push notifications and get notified when certain door events are triggered. Push notifications are supported by both iOS and Android devices.
Real-Time Alarm and Event Monitoring Access control surveillance has never been easier with the real-time alarm and event monitoring features available in Ingress. Prioritize events and alerts to optimize your security actions accordingly. Data Analysis & Reporting Ingress not only centralizes data, but can analyse and generate 29 types of reports for your record purposes.
Database Backup and Restore Data centralized in Ingress can be kept secure with the fully configurable automated database backup and restore facility. Easy Data Export and Integration Supports import and export of user data, export of transaction logs and attendance data, plus, the export function comes with template configuration for easy 3rd party software integration.
Comprehensive Audit Trails Report Ingress keeps data secure and accessible by providing in-depth activity logs and audit trails detailing the user activity, operation or ANY action done, along with its timestamp. Offline Alarm & Door Event The alarm & door event information will be stored in the terminal once the server is down or the connection to the server is lost. These events will be retrieved by Ingress when the server is back up, preventing any loss of event logs.
Comprehensive Audit Trails Report Ingress keeps data secure and accessible by providing in-depth activity logs and audit trails detailing the user activity, operation or ANY action done, along with its timestamp. Live System Control Ingress supports remote unlocking of doors, remote alarm releases and customized door unlocking schedule.
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Ingress Key Features
 
. REAL-TIME MONITORING
Monitoring Visual Map Remote Control
Real time access control event, fire alarm and transaction log monitoring. Intuitive graphical maps are completely customizable to let you monitor activities. Control access activities directly from the monitoring station.
. ACCESS CONTROL
Anti-Passback Fire Alarm Linkage Interlock
A security mechanism preventing an access card or similar device from being used to enter an area a second time without first leaving it. Allows the automatic unlocking of emergency fire doors in the event of a fire. The interlock function enables extra security by ensuring a sequence where one door can only be released when other doors are closed.
. ADDITIONAL FEATURES
Quick Setup Batch Create User Event Priority
Built-in Quick Setup Wizard for easy initial startup. Provides method to import large amount of users from Excel sheets or pre-created card users. Configurable event priority, recipient email and sound alert.
. ADVANCED REPORTING
29 Comprehensive Reports Water Mark Save Reports into Various Formats
Provides 29 comprehensive combinations of data listing, configuration, activity, audit trail, incident, time and attendance, and event reports. User definable reports, with customizable watermark for background image. Print and save reports into pdf, xlsx, rtf, html, csv, txt formats and more.