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Automated Cabinet Locking System Integrated with Entrance and Exit Control System

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000234638D
Publication Date: 2014-Jan-24
Document File: 3 page(s) / 129K

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Abstract

Disclosed is an automated cabinet locking system which integrates with entrance and exit control system.

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Automated Cabinet Locking System Integrated with Entrance and Exit Control System

Disclosed is an automated cabinet locking system which integrates with entrance and exit control system.

Overview:


This Automated Cabinet Locking System integrates with entrance and exit control system to protect confidential information recorded on portable media devices, paper medium. When the entrance and exit control system detects a departure of the individual from the office, this information is sent to the Automated Cabinet Locking System. The System automatically locks the cabinet owned by this individual.

Differences with existing technology:


Confidential information in the office area is often protected by combination of the following two technologies.


1) Store confidential information in locked cabinets

2) Limiting access to the cabinet area utilizing gates and card readers.

However, if an individual fails to lock the cabinet, there is a risk of unauthorized personnels accessing confidential information. This system ensures the protection of confidential information by automatically locking the cabinet upon departure of the individual, therefore mitigating the risk of confidential information exposed by human errors.

The Solution:


Automated Cabinet Locking System integrates with common entrance and exit control systems. It also utilizes cabinets with digital locking mechanism which can be locked or unlocked by wireless connections.

The Automated Cabinet Locking System st...