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||Electronic lock|
|Communication protocol||(IP or RS-485)1|
|Encrypted communication||IP and RS-485|
|Online operation (connected to the Synergis™ unit)|
|Standalone mode||Not applicable|
|Offline operation (no connection to the Synergis™ unit)|
|Contact the Synergis™ unit on event||On read|
|Scheduled radio contact||Every 8 sec.|
|Battery checks||Every 10 min.|
|Power fail lock settings (Fail Safe/Fail Secure)||Not applicable|
|Maximum number of offline events||Not applicable|
|Maximum number of credentials (for autonomous decision making)||Not applicable|
|Maximum credential length (in bits)||562|
|Maximum number of interface modules per Synergis™ unit RS-485 channel||163|
|Recommended maximum number of interface modules per Synergis™ unit||644|
1 Protocol between the Synergis™ unit and the SALLIS router.
2 The maximum credential length must be set from the SALLIS application, under Installation Data, IDCode Size.
3 One RS-485 router per channel, and up to 16 locks per router.
4 Either four RS-485 routers with 16 locks each, or one PoE router with 64 locks.