The 6 Phase Changes Shaping Access Control explores the forces shaping the access control industry as it goes mainstream. The business of safety and security has and is evolving rapidly. In this book you will find a high-level viewpoint on how and a useful guide on making the changes happen versus the changes happening to you. It also examines critical questions on how these phase changes impact the incumbent companies and how they are opening an opportunity for new and different entrants to prevail. What has gotten the industry to where it is today will not get it to where it is going. The book is written for professionals at every level in and around the access control industry. Whether you work for a manufacturer, a systems integrator, use access control as an end-user, or an investor or analyst in the banking industry, this book is for you.