Two Panasonic BM-ET200A Iris Recognition Readers are installed at the main employee entrances. "Coming from a badge system, we see the Iris Recognition reader as a great improvement to building security," [Rick Long] says. "With this system, we don't have to worry about the possibility of giving an unauthorized person access to our facility. We know that anyone coming through the door is a current employee."
Biometrics for Batteries Iris recognition system improves access control at manufacturing facility E very morning when Rick Long enters his ofﬁce at the Enersys Energy Products facility in Warrensburg, Mo., he is reminded of how much of an improvement the new Panasonic are not required to take their badge home after their shift — in fact, we discourage it.” Iris Recognition access control system is over the old card Impressive Speed and Accuracy system. There are no lines, no fumbling with cards and no A product demonstration arranged by Raul Morfﬁ of individuals entering on the heels of another’s card swipe. He Electronics Supply Co. Inc. revealed the speed and accuracy of also knows the building and its occupants are much safer and the system, which has a fault acceptance rate lower than 1 in more secure. 1.2 million and can read an iris in 0.3 seconds. In addition, the dual mirror conﬁguration, distance indicator and voice guidance Eyeing the Options recognition procedure enhance the simplicity of enrollment and As Network Systems Manager for Enersys Energy Products, identiﬁcation. Long was tasked with researching options to replace the “The entire management team went through the enrollment company’s card-based access control system and determined procedure during the demonstration,” Morfﬁ says. “With almost that biometrics was the way to go. Working with its system 500 employees, they needed to know that entry control would be integrator, Electronic Supply Co. Inc., Enersys evaluated several fast and easy with no line-ups.” forms of biometric security products, including ﬁngerprint Adds Long: “We were very impressed with the speed and readers and iris recognition systems. accuracy at which the system could read the iris, recognize the Long ultimately selected the Panasonic solution for its high user and open the door. It could accommodate users of varying rate of accuracy and because it is a standalone system that does p
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