Interface modules come in all shapes and sizes and offer a wide range of features. Synergis™ Softwire supports most of the common features found on the market.
- Feature is offered by the interface module and is supported by Synergis™ Softwire.
- Feature is offered by the interface module but is not supported by Synergis™ Softwire.
- Not applicable
- Feature is not offered by the interface module.
|Category of interface module||Intelligent controller|
|Online operation (connected to the Synergis™ unit)|
|Standalone mode||Not applicable|
|Offline operation (no connection to the Synergis™ unit)|
|Degraded mode||Not applicable|
|Reader communication protocols|
|OSDP (Secure Channel)||No|
|Clock and Data (Magnetic Stripe), also known as ABA format||Not applicable|
|Maximum number of offline events||30,0001|
|Maximum number of credentials (for autonomous decision making)||15,0002|
|Maximum credential length (in bits)||5123|
|Maximum number of interface modules per Synergis™ unit RS-485 channel||Not applicable|
|Recommended maximum number of interface modules per Synergis™ unit||30 or 664|
1 There is not always a one-to-one match between an offline log entry and a Security Center event.
2 The recommended limit is 10,000. The hard limit is 15,000.
3 Supported card formats include Wiegand Standard 26-bit, Corporate 1000 (35-bit), H10306 (34-bit), H10302 (37-bit), and H10304 (37-bit). Custom card formats can go up to 512 bits.
4 The maximum for a Synergis™ Cloud Link is 30. The maximum for an SV-32, SV-100, or SV-300 is 66.