Intercoms for IP Camera Systems and Door Access Control
These network attached IP intercom systems provide an easy way to communicate across your organization. They also provide a secure way to control access to all your doors.
Kintronics provides a choice of intercom systems, from simple audio units to advanced systems that include video and advanced Video Management Software.
The intercoms connect to the network and allow control of electric locks or door access control readers. Video Management Software (VMS) can be used for control, monitoring, and recording. Please contact us to select the correct interface equipment for your specific door and access control reader.
The features of IP Intercoms include
- The IP intercoms can connect to one or more central command locations.
- These intercoms can be used to control access to multiple doors.
- The intercoms include call button and door release
- Very easy to install since they use your network infrastructure
- They are very flexible, provide excellent performance, and are very scaleable.
- Select a model that connects directly to an IP camera, to your network, or even your smartphone
- Easily integrate with IP door access control systems to provide a complete security system
- Integrate with Video Management Software for easy door control and increased safety
- The apartment intercom system provides communication to multi-tenents using their mobile device
Intercom Connected to Network
The IP intercom Includes a call button and a door release and attaches directly to the network. Includes PoE interface box and Talkmaster software that provides doorbell notification, two-way audio and door release. The relay is included so it can be connected directly to the electric lock. Indoor and outdoor versions available. Intercom can be answered on your Windows computer using a software application. Product sheet
Intercom Connected to IP Camera
Intercom with a call button attaches directly to a separate IP Camera that supports two-way audio. It allows you to view people at the door. Includes interface box for camera and intercom; all powered by PoE. Contact us for selecting the right door control readers or electric locks with relays, compatible cameras, and software. Indoor and outdoor versions available. Intercoms answered using your IP camera Video Management Software client. Product sheet
Apartment Intercom is Designed for Use with Mobile Devices
Select a multi-tenant intercom station that communicates with your mobile device or VoIP telephone. The TruView-Touch intercom panel makes it very easy to open the lobby door from anywhere. The app on your mobile device can use the WiFi network or cell phone system to communicate with the intercoms.
How the IP Intercoms Work – The Systems Diagram
These intercoms connect to the network. They interface with IP cameras and IP door access control readers. Most intercoms are Powered over Ethernet (PoE), and are controlled with Intercom software or Video Management Software that provide easy door control as well as video recording.
This multi-tenant intercom system is designed for use in large organizations with many tenants. This is a wireless system designed for apartment houses, large buildings, or campuses, and communicates with smartphones.
The intercom touchscreen panel allows you to reach any individual or department in the organization. It is a complete system that includes a built-in camera so you can see who’s at the door.
The Apartment Intercom Connects to Smartphones
It allows each person to use their smartphone app, iPad, Android, and other mobile devices to answer a call from the apartment intercom in the lobby. No matter where you are in the world, you can answer the door.
This intercom is best used in apartment facilities when you need to answer the door using your mobile device and would like to see a person’s face.
Video Management Software for Intercoms
The TVIP-IntercomV integrates with Video Management Software (VMS). The Video Management Software provides a complete integrated safety and security system. It provides an alert sound whenever a visitor pushes the call button and then allows you to view and talk to them. You can then release the door. The VMS software can be used with the TVIP-IntercomV unit. It can be used on multiple computers and also allows you to record the video, providing total surveillance and security. Read more about VMS for IP cameras.
Resources for IP Intercoms
The following resources can be used to help you understand the technology. Contact us for help with your system. Our engineers will make sure you get the exact system you need.
Technical Articles and Application Notes
Comparison of Apartment Intercom Systems
There are still many analog intercom systems in use today. The latest intercoms include large touch-screen displays and communicate the cell network to the smartphone of the person in the apartment. The system uses cell communication so you can contact the person no matter where in the world they are.
Comparison of IP Intercoms
IP intercoms can be used to notify you that someone is at the door or provide communication between many locations (like schoolrooms) and a central office. Here is a comparison of the different systems available.
How Intercoms Communicate with Your Smartphone
The IP intercom systems can use local intercom servers as well as remote cloud servers to provide the communication path between the intercom and the smartphone. Here’s how the latest IP intercoms work.
Paging and PA Over IP
You may have heard about Voice over IP or VoIP, well now it’s paging over IP. This new public address system provides voice and intercom over the network. But how does this all work? This article describes how this technology works.
Buyers Guide for IP Intercoms
An intercom can be used to manually control a door. It can be used with an IP camera so you can talk and see who’s at the door. Which Intercom is Best for you? Here are the Pros and Cons.
Kintronics Technology Notes Newsletter:
How to Create the Complete Safety and Security System. This white-paper describes how to make your world safer by integrating IP camera systems, access control, and emergency paging systems.
Our blog includes technical articles that describe how the latest security and surveillance systems work. There are tutorials that explain how everything works. There are other articles that describe how IP security technology is used, and finally, there are technical jokes and cartoons to lighten your day.
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Intercom systems can be complex because they include many different components that have to work together. Kintronics is a resource for engineering and integration of all your security projects. We can design your complete system so don’t hesitate to contact us for assistance.
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