OnGuard 2013

The Proven Open Choice for Today and Tomorrow.

With over 20,000 installations in over 90 countries and a track record of performance and that clearly leads the industry, OnGuard is the PROVEN smarter security solution. Today, we’re advancing our benchmark unified experience for unsurpassed integrated access control and video management. 92 of the Fortune 100 companies utilize Lenel products, a testament to our robust dependability and continuous innovation.

In terms of OPEN architecture, Lenel pioneered the “open” concept for security solutions. We initiated the Open Access Alliance Program in 1998 because we knew then, as we know now, that open systems deliver greater value. Today we continue to advance our capabilities to allow you achieve ultimate integration flexibility in every aspect – from video management to configuration from a single UI, operating systems to databases, hardware to IP networks and beyond. No one provides a truly unified experience like Lenel.

Which gets us to the power of CHOICE – delivering the versatility that only hardware and software independence can offer. It’s ease of integration with more devices, flexibility for the future, and scalability that grows with your needs. You always have more options to integrate cutting-edge, third party products into your OnGuard system.

Just as your needs are always evolving, Lenel and OnGuard also advance continuously, building and supporting the most innovative and tightly integrated access/video software security solutions in the world, empowering our customers to better protect and manage their people, property and assets. OnGuard now provides intrusion based features including local I/O on area alarm state, burglary verified alarm support and work late input support. And with customers ranging from small businesses monitoring four doors to global enterprise installations spread across several continents, we truly understand the value of flexible scalability.


OnGuard Enterprise

OnGuard Access

OnGuard Video

OnGuard Identity

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OnGuard Enterprise is the industry’s first multi-server, synchronized database solution designed for enterprises with multiple facilities spread across geographical areas.

OnGuard Enterprise allows corporate security and IT managers to maintain central control over the entire integrated security system, while allowing regional offices to maintain independence and autonomous operations of their respective individual regional security systems.


OnGuard Access is an advanced access control application that includes a feature-rich alarm monitoring module. IP-enabled controllers allow the application to extend easily to all parts of the enterprise with the appropriate degree of security at the door. OnGuard Access offers built-in support for all card technologies including MIFARE and iCLASS smart cards, as well as biometrics and wireless access control devices.

Video security requires more than simply combining hardware with software. It is the creative implementation of an intelligent blend of unique technology tailored to the exact needs of an organization’s visual security requirements. Breakthrough technologies such as video analytics and ultra-secure network communications give organizations unparalleled flexibility and control. OnGuard video solutions of all sizes offer intricate alarm integration, investigative analytics, event-driven recording, and total system management.

OnGuard ID offers an expansive set of capabilities available to manage the employee security information life cycle - from data entry to access revocation. Cardholder information is managed centrally, providing ease of enrollment, information management, badge design, printing and encoding, and cardholder credential activity reports. OnGuard makes every aspect of working with employees and their credentials easy to use, easy to investigate and easy to report.

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