dormakaba Multihousing Solutions
Multihousing Solutions: A secure living experience for your residents

ATLAS Access Control System

The ATLAS Access Control System has been discontinued. Limited parts and support may be available. Download support material below or contact a support representative for additional information using one of the phone numbers from the contact section.


Product details

System Benefits:

  • Cancellation of individual staff keycards (available with ATLAS 3 and 790 v.2)
  • Greater flexibility with 64 additional mixed common areas to choose from (available with ATLAS 3 and 790 v.2)
  • Increase security immediately and economically
  • Reduce re-keying costs
  • No lock wiring required
  • No changes to hotel network infrastructure
  • Interactive web pages minimize the Front Desk operator training and maximize efficiency
  • Staff find the system easy to use
  • User interface intuitive, on-line help and tool tips guide the user through the functions
  • Multi-track encoding and reading
  • Encode information on track 2 (or Mifare Card) for POS use
  • Lost or stolen keycards do not create a security risk

Security Features:

  • Time-based access control system with user selectable keycard expiry
  • Keycard encryption: Proprietary and unique to each installation
  • Encrypted keycards use a proprietary encryption algorithm (the data on the card does not reveal the room number)
  • Operator Password required for any system operation

Property Size: Maximum 16,000 rooms and 1,000 suites (maximum of 8 inner doors per suite)

Common Areas: 64 Common areas can be used for Residents or Staff

Restricted Areas: 200

Staff Access Levels: 3 Master levels

5 Sub-Master levels per lock: 255 sections, 255 floors, 255 areas, 255 groups, 255 zones

Room# Description: 64 characters (alphanumeric digits)

Keycards Validity: Selectable from one hour to 7 years

Pre-registered Guests: Keycards can be made up to 10 days in advance

Time Zone:

  • Predefined Time Zones available for Staff keycards in locks
  • 8 customer defined Time Zones available for Resident, Staff & Passage Option in RAC Card Reader

Keycards: Low coercivity Track 1, 2 or 3 magnetic stripe cards or Mifare Mini, 1K or 4K RFID cards

Keycard Handling: Motorized encoder

Compatibility: POS and PMS

Server Operating System: See minimum requirements

Number of Workstations: 50 maximum LAN/WAN

Workstation Browser: IE 6.0 and higher

Communication with Locks: Through the M-Unit

Operator levels: 8

Audit trail: Unlimited keycard-making transactions, sorted by room, operator, or key type

Lock Access levels: 15 levels

RFID Encoder

  • RFID cards or tags

Motorized Encoder

  • Magnetic card low or high coercivity
  • Connects to standard PC front desk workstations running IE 6.0
  • ISO Thrift Format
  • UL certified
  • Serial or USB connectivity

M-Unit (Maintenance Unit)

  • Wireless, standard, low cost off the shelf hand held Palm based unit (OS 4.1 or better)
  • Password Required
  • Time-Out (Auto Delete Lock Configuration)
  • Uses infrared technology to :
    • Download information
    • Program and override the lock and/or RAC
    • Synchronize clock
    • Extract and view Audit
    • Send audit file and M-Unit activity log to ATLAS

IPM (Infrared Programming Module)

  • Wireless Interface between M-Unit & lock / RAC
  • Operates on 4 AA batteries (up to 2 years life)
  • Built in proprietary encrypted protocol which provides higher lever of security