E-Plex FIPS 201 Software

Many of the Kaba E-Plex locks can be stand-alone access control and do not require software, but the E-Plex line also offers several software management options that will make updating and managing your access control system efficient and effective. The E-Plex 5800 is specificly designed to work with FIPS-201 cards. The E-Plex FIPS-201 software offers an encrypted SQL Data for ultimate security while processing and authenticating FIPS-201 (Federal Information Processing Standard, Version 2.01) compliant U.S. Government mandated (HSPD) and radio frequency Smart cards as user ID cards

Overview

The E-Plex FIPS 201 Software and 5800 Series Locks work together to provide the ultimate security for FIPS 201 card holders
E-Plex FIPS 201 Software

Server/Client architecture-based software, runs in stand-alone or in networked environment Robust SQL-based database management for high security with encryption Processes and authenticates FIPS-201 (Federal Information Processing Standard, Version 2.01) compliant U.S. Government mandated (HSPD) and radio frequency Smart cards as user ID cards

Features

Capabilities:

  • Easily manages up to 3,000 Users per lock
  • Manages up to 16 access schedules per lock; unlimited schedules in the software database
  • Manages up to 32 holidays/vacations blocks per lock; unlimited holidays/vacations in the software database
  • Guest/visitor management with programmable expiry using DESFire read/write cards
  • Service users can be programmed for one shot or "come-and-go" access for 1 to 96 hours—using DESFire cards
  • Lock settings and related parameters are easily cloned, permitting quick multi-lock installations
  • Access group management to quickly assign a very large number of users to a door or vise versa
  • Temporary user card management for lost card situations using DESFire cards
  • Manual and Automatic Passage modes

Data Protection: Passwords unique site key and SQL database ensure integrity of system and data

Access Granting Credentials:

  • Card only (FIPS-201 compliant or DESFire card)
  • Dual credential—PIN followed by card

Personal ID Verification Interface:

  • Contactless Interface ISO 14443A/B
  • ID Card Enrolling Station: Read/Write Enroller that supports both (ISO7816-4) Contact Interface and (ISO 1443A) Contactless Interface

ID Card Enrolling Station: Read/Write Enroller that supports both (ISO 7816-4) Contact Interface and (ISO 1443A) Contactless Interface

Lock Programming & Auditing Unit: Any Windows XP Home OS or up-based Network or Laptop PC with Kaba-supplied IrDA Interface Kit (included with FIPS 201 software)

Number of Users: 3,000 Users

Audit Events in Lock: 30,000 Events

  • Reports
    Audit: Lock records last 30,000 Events to provide increased accountability; audit also records mechanical key override use
  • Report Options: User Report by Doors, Door Report By Users, System Operator Report, Audit of PC Activity, Access Schedules Report, Holiday/Vacations Report, Access Groups Reports, etc.

Authority Levels

  • Master: One global Master per entire system; 24/7 access to all locks with no schedule or lockout restrictions; can also program and audit locks
  • Manager: Schedule-based access—with no expiry; can also program and audit lock
  • Access User: Schedule-based access; can only access lock—with no expiry
  • Guest/Visitor: Schedule-based access; can only access lock—with maximum 1 year expiry
  • Service: 24/7 PIN only access—one-time access, or 1 through 96 hour expiry access, or no expiry access
  • M-Unit (Data Transfer): 24/7 data transfer capability (programming and/or auditing) of lock on site only; no entry access to any lock on site allowed

Operation Modes

  • Manual Passage: Toggle passage mode on/off at lock keypad by the Master or the Manager(s)
  • Scheduled Access: Access granted per schedules and access privileges
  • First "Privileged User" In Passage: Lock enters passage mode after a "privileged" User or Manager opens lock at, or after the start of scheduled access start time
  • Auto Passage: Lock enters passage mode automatically at the start of scheduled access start time
  • Lockout: Only the Master or the emergency mechanical key can override the lockout

Technical Data

Database Backup Media (Optional): USB Memory drive, or CD Writer, or Network drive, etc.

Portable Maintenance Unit (M-Unit): Netbook or a mini Laptop PC with Windows

Note: The PC M-Unit (Laptop or Netbook) requires Kaba’s E-Plex M-Unit Kit as an accessory; the kit contains a USB flash drive and an IrDA adaptor

Operating System: Microsoft Windows

Smartcard Enroller (Reader/Writer): For the most current information regarding this specification, please refer to www.kabaaccess.com/software

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