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Flexible cloud-based door access control

Discover the power of enhanced control, reliability and visibility. Avigilon Alta’s cloud-based access control software and state-of-the-art hardware implement instantly for future-proof security.

Experience award-winning touchless access

Alta cloud access control makes getting in the door simple and secure with contactless credentials and scalable technologies.

  • Top-rated mobile access control

    Issue and revoke access instantly with easy-to-use mobile credentials, with 100% touchless Wave to Unlock capabilities.

  • 99.9% unlock reliability

    Our patented Triple Unlock technology ensures fast mobile access with sub-second unlocks, even during Internet or service outages.

  • Security at scale

    From a single door to multi-site enterprises, Alta’s agile system simplifies access control operations for your entire organization.

Intuitive cloud-based access control software

The cloud-native Alta Control Center is designed to make managing security for any number of users, devices and sites easier than ever.

  • See access and video in real-time

    Improve visibility across all your sites with unified cloud-based access control technologies and built-in video capabilities.

  • Manage from anywhere, on any device

    Our 100% remote and web-based access control management platform eliminates servers and maximizes operational flexibility.

  • Unlimited integration capabilities

    Seamlessly connect Alta cloud access control systems with all your security platforms and tools in the App Marketplace.

The Avigilon Alta difference

Learn how Avigilon Alta cloud access control works to increase convenience, lower costs and solve your most important security challenges.

Choose your way in

Avigilon Alta cloud access control supports a variety of secure access methods. Unlock in the app, with Apple Watch, tablet apps, PIN codes and encrypted key card or fobs — everything works together.

  • Touchless mobile credentials
  • Compatible with leading cards and fobs
  • Digital Guest Pass feature

Secure by default

Our cloud-based physical access control system is designed to maximize convenience without ever sacrificing security, featuring the latest technologies to keep you informed and your assets protected.

  • End-to-end encryption
  • Automatic software updates
  • Instant real-time alerts

Unified video and access

Get real-time and recorded footage of every access event across all your locations with built-in video capabilities, plus cloud access control and VMS integrations, all managed together.

  • ONVIF compliant video components
  • Live mobile monitoring and playback
  • Real-time alerts with video

Security for the entire building

A single credential for every door in every location. Avigilon Alta’s cloud-based access control solutions simplify security for smart, frictionless entry that fits any space.

  • Live video and intercom capabilities
  • Supports elevators, turnstiles and gates
  • Schlage wireless lock integration

Future-proof cloud access control features

Create a system of record with Alta’s diverse feature set and intuitive cloud software, designed to maximize efficiency and deliver ultimate administrative control.

Advanced reporting

View, schedule and export reports for customized datasets, with simplified search and filtering to quickly find what you need.

Occupancy management

Automate and enforce capacity limits in real-time, with powerful insights into usage for space optimization and property management.

Custom dashboards

Personalize the Alta Control Center to see and control what’s most relevant at the user, site and org level—from anywhere.


Expanding your network is effortless in the cloud access control software, with support for unlimited users, sites, roles and groups.

Custom alerts and triggers

Stay informed of critical access events as they occur and automate responses with the easy-to-use Rules Engine.

24/7 access control support

Ensure system health with hardware status updates and the ability to perform remote diagnostic actions anytime, anywhere.

A smarter cloud access control solution

Streamline management and enable proactive security responses with Alta’s cloud-based access control system, equipped with advanced, enterprise-grade features.

The complete cloud access control solution

Our access control system is created with scalable technologies designed to secure everything from a single door or office up to a global enterprise with multiple buildings.

Smart Readers

Easy-to-install and award-winning readers with live video, two-way intercom and touchless, multi-technology capabilities.

Controllers, Boards and Hubs

Modular boards and power supply units designed to support any door density.

Wireless locks

Convenient, secure, and touchless access control for interior doors equipped with Schlage® smart locks.

Is cloud-based access control right for you?

Download our free guide to explore cloud-based access control options for your business. Learn how cloud-based physical access control works, plus how to maximize the benefits of implementing web-based access control for your organization.

Select your cloud access control software

Every Alta Access software tier comes equipped with robust security features on a fully remote, cloud-based platform designed to scale up or back as needed, and provide best-in-class capabilities.




API & Webhooks







Rules Engine




Alarm management



Scheduled reports

Muster reports

Custom dashboards

Custom fields

Granular permissions

Occupancy management

VMS integration

Badge printing

Static Cloud IP

Support SLA

Live support


7 days/​week

24/7 priority

API/​webhook consultation

Integrations only

1 hour/​month


Com­pli­ance and certifications

Our hardware is thoroughly tested and certified for all of the standards and regulations that your organization requires in an access control security system.

UL 294 for Access Control

Industry Canada


Federal Communications Commission



Have questions? We can help

Our video security experts can help you implement the right security system for your business.