CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - Sep 24, 2013) - Tyco Integrated Security, the industry's leading security systems integrator, today announced a partnership with Lenel Systems International to provide its customers the Lenel OnGuard Access Control Solution -- an enterprise card access solution and cost effective upgrade solution for customers of Casi-Rusco. The solution will be showcased by TycoIS at ASIS International's 59th Annual Seminar and Exhibits in Chicago.

"This partnership enables an ideal, cost effective migration path for our existing Casi-Rusco customers and adds a highly respected enterprise card access solution to the TycoIS portfolio," said Jay Hauhn, Vice President, Industry Relations, TycoIS. "Lenel is a market leader in the access control space, and we're excited about the prospect of this collaboration opening doors to new opportunities with existing and prospective customers."

The Lenel OnGuard Access Control Solution is an integrated access control and alarm monitoring system that delivers maximum protection, versatility, simple operation and cost efficiency. OnGuard Access incorporates the most advanced technologies available, including object-oriented software, client/server database architecture and Microsoft's Windows 7 Professional 64-bit operating system.

Flexible features of the Lenel OnGuard Access Control Solution include:

  • Programming functions such as elevator control and local and global anti-passback
  • Monitoring functions including graphical maps and system overview tree, as well as customizable voice instructions
  • Cardholder commands including escort control and extended door held open times
  • Card reader commands supporting multiple card formats and featuring a denied access attempts counter

Demonstrations will be showcased at the ASIS International 59th Annual Seminar and Exhibits at McCormick Place, September 24-27, 2013, in the TycoIS booth #805.

To find out more about Tyco Integrated Security and Lenel OnGuard Access, call 1.888.882.7992, or visit

About Tyco Integrated Security 
A business unit of Tyco International Ltd., Tyco Integrated Security is North America's leading commercial security systems integrator, providing security and business optimization services to more than 500,000 customers. Headquartered in Boca Raton, Fla., Tyco Integrated Security has more than 10,000 employees throughout North America. For more information, visit

About Lenel Systems International Inc.
Lenel provides enterprise software, integrated systems and access control systems to manage multiple security systems, real-time intelligent video content analysis, biometric access, smart card applications and visitor management systems for corporate and government security customers. Lenel is part of UTC Climate Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide. More information about Lenel can be found at or follow Lenel on Twitter @LenelSystems

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