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|
|Online operation (connected to the Synergis™ unit)|
|Offline operation (no connection to the Synergis™ unit)|
|Degraded mode||Not applicable|
|Contact the Synergis™ unit on event||Yes2|
|Polling interval||5 seconds|
|Scheduled radio contact (Status report interval)||Not applicable|
|Power fail lock settings (Fail Safe/Fail Secure)||On lock (NDE & LE)|
|Maximum number of offline events||NDE & LE: 2000
|Maximum number of credentials (for autonomous decision making)||NDE & LE: 5000
|Maximum credential length (in bits)||Not applicable|
|Maximum number of interface modules per Synergis™ unit RS-485 channel||Not applicable|
|Recommended maximum number of interface modules per Synergis™ unit||2003|
1 Lock programming is done through the Synergis™ unit, but access control decisions are taken by the lock.
2 The locks contact the Synergis™ unit through polling.
3In the Allegion Schlage IP lock integration, it is the lock that is viewed as the interface module.