Impro expands integration with facial readers

Impro Technologies, a leader in access control solutions, has announced that Hikvision’s Pro and Ultra facial readers are now integrated with their Access Portal software. The integration follows increasing demand for facial readers due to the pandemic and, although Access Portal is already integrated with both Idemia and Suprema readers, market feedback indicated increased call […]

Impro Technologies integrates its access control software with Suprema biometric products

Impro Technologies, a leading player in the global physical access control industry, announced it has expanded its integration with Suprema to incorporate the full range of biometric readers. The Suprema range comprises both fingerprint and facial recognition readers, which are now seamlessly integrated into Impro’s Access Portal access control software. “We see great synergy between […]

Pinnsec and Impro sign distribution agreement

Pinnsec has announced the signing of an agreement with Impro Technologies, the country’s foremost access control provider, to distribute Impro Technologies’ products and services in South Africa. The deal will see Impro’s full range of access control software, controllers, readers and credentials being sold through both Pinnsec and Pinnacle ICT’s extensive network. Pinnsec Verticals Director […]

Spring super savings

The arrival of Spring in South Africa also mean it was time for Impro to kick off a special promotion for installers of access control. Globally 2020 has been a tough year with the pandemic, global lockdowns, economic uncertainty and the rapid adjustment to the “new normal”. Against this backdrop, Impro felt it was time […]

Ticking all the boxes for UKZN’s access control needs

The University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) on-boards approximately 9 000 new students each year across five campuses. The legacy access control system was suffering from increasingly limited support, both in terms of hardware and software, with maintenance becoming a pressing concern. During the ‘FeesMustFall’ protest, the issue of student access control reached the board level and […]

Three reasons to upgrade your access control system

Upgrading from older, legacy technology to a new access control standard is a significant initiative. However, recent advancements have made this transition easier. Organisations can now move from solutions to more dynamic access control technologies that provide greater value. Now is the time to use advances in access control to build a foundation for addressing […]

Easy-to-use access control system in one neat package

The Access in a Box solution is ideal for you if – (1) You have a small to medium business, (2) you need additional security and convenience and (3) you want to be able to quickly scale your access control as your business grows. What does it offer? System for two doors, but expanding up […]

Authenticate identities to minimise fraud

The Impro biometric reader provides additional security anytime, anywhere. Designed to Minutiae Interoperability Exchange (MINEX) III standards, this multispectral reader uses patented sensor technology to read both surface and sub-surface fingerprints – resulting in unrivalled security and the ability to read fingerprints of any age group. Why choose the Impro biometric reader? Liveness detection protects […]

Giles Calenborne takes the helm at Impro Technologies

Well-known access control company Impro Technologies has welcomed a new managing director, Giles Calenborne, to the fold. Calenborne brings a wealth of experience in the IT sector, having worked for Microsoft in the UK before returning to South Africa in 2007 to head up a division of Sithabile Technology. More recently, Calenborne was the sales […]

Impro supports a worthy cause

ESDA Golf Day The Electronic Security Distributors’ Association (ESDA) held its annual charity golf day earlier this year at the Benoni Country Club. Once again, the industry supported the event and made a significant contribution to the beneficiary of this year’s golf day, the K9 Watchdog Project. In fact, after all the administrative work was […]