SPHINX 1 Software

SPHINX 1 Software is one of the most advanced, yet user friendly, software in the Access Control industry. SPHINX 1 come ready to WORK with all the features needed from Access Control system and then some more……

Where others charge, SPHINX 1 has it build in at no charge. See and compare:

  • Microsoft Native – Full support for Windows 7, 8.1, 10. Server 2008, 2012, 2014, 2016
  • Reliable Database – using embedded MS Access for the simple installation, ready to connect to MS SQL 2008, 2012,2014 both FREE (Express) and Licensed versions at no cost.
  • Better Security – being Microsoft Native allow any IT professional to use common available networking and security tools without limitations.
  • Client-Server – Allow use of Standard Network and Security tools for:
    • Robust security managed by the customer IT personnel
    • Remote Access at any security level
    • Remote Site connectivity via Internet and Ethernet
    • Multi-Site Management
    • DCOM Communication Protocol for 3rd. Party server reporting
  • Multiple Software Users allowing to fine-tune and customize access to specific screens and specific tasks. The security guard in the lobby can have access to open certain doors but not to personnel information. HR can have ability to manage personnel and issue credentials but not open doors.
  • Graphic Interface – Interactive Responsive 4 Layers Mapping using Drag-&-Drop. can createSW Screenshot4 multiple areas and move between one to another by a click of the mouse. Automatic “jump” to relevant display on Event. Door Opening from the software, event response and recording and much more.
  • E-Mail Alerts – customized to show in “human” understandable form. Alerts can be generated based on Event and be specific to location or system wide. E-Mails can be send to multiple recipients.
  • Time & Attendance Reporting
  • Lock-Down Procedures based on Events, Actions, Arm Codes
  • Multi-Credentials Access
    • 2 or more people to access an area (safe room, research lab etc.)
    • Specific Manager with Employee Access
    • Specific Types (Car + Driver, Researcher + Medic + Assistant, etc.)
  • Anti-Pass-Back
    • preventing misuse of someone else credentials to enter.
    • movement Flow between locations controlled
  • Advanced Credentials Types:
    • Standard
    • Handicap – has longer to open the door
    • Manager – Override Anti-Pass-Back and has Double-Swipe Feature
    • Master – All Manager features and override all security rules.
    • Emergency – Open the door in ANY condition, even if database been destroyed.
    • Visitor System – limited time access
  • Advanced Door Status Schedule – can be set based on Day of the Week, Holiday Type (9 types), and Time.
    • Normal
    • Always Open – lock stay open in certain hours
    • Always Close – Building locked hours. Only Master can open
    • Sleep – Lockdown. Only Emergency open
    • 1st. Card – first authorized card will open the door until system change command
    • Card+PIN – Require entering  PIN in addition to standard ID on specific times
    • Anti-Pass-Back – allow automatic enabling and disabling of APB
    • Master-Slave – Manager and Standard cards required
    • Group Card Management
    • Open/Close Toggle
  • Advanced Door Configuration
    • Flow Control
      • Event Based Configuration
      • Action Based Response
      • Man-Trap Interlock
      • Emergency Opening
  • Options (additional one time fee)
    • Adding more doors (beyond the free 10 doors) up to …… unlimited number of doors.
    • Advanced Time & Attendance
    • Website App for remote access by Intranet and Internet
    • Smartphone App (Android and iPhone)
    • Card Printer Support
    • Parking Integration
    • upgrade to SPHINX 4 – the integrated version include CCTV and Alarm Integration and much more.
  • SPHINX 1 support DPU1000 controllers models:
    • DPU1012 – Single Door, Dual Reader, Non-Networked (RS-485)
    • DPU1022 – Dual Door, Dual Reader, Non-Networked (RS-485)
    • DPU1044 – 4 Doors, 4 Readers, Non-Networked (RS-485)
    • DPU1012NT – Networked, Single Door, Dual Reader.
    • DPU1024NT – Networked, 2 Doors, 4 Readers.
    • DPU1044NT – Networked, 4 Doors, 4 Readers.
  • In addition, the following models are supported as well:
    • TC419 – Stand Alone Controller with Menu Display and RS485 Connection
    • FPC1000 – Fingerprint Stand Alone & Networked Controllers / Readers
    • FPC2000 – Fingerprint Stand Alone & Networked Controllers with Fake Finger Detection® technology.