Munster, Ind., Nov. 19, 2019
— RS2 Technologies, the technology leader of advanced access control solutions, today announced significant investments in key personnel and technology innovations to help customers and partners maximize their access control deployments in security applications. Enhancements to the company's core technology platforms, as well as a significant focus on technology integrations, propelled significant growth in 2019 and empowered customers to take access control beyond traditional use cases and layer these capabilities with other security, IT and business systems.
The demand for access control solutions is increasing as risks evolve and organizations elevate the value of security data. As a leader in access control, RS2 continues to apply the latest technology advancements to its comprehensive product portfolio to enable users to better protect and manage access to their facilities. Overall, RS2's open-architecture platforms ensure intuitive operations, flexibility, scale and resiliency to provide the highest levels of security.
In 2019, RS2 issued 1,297 software license keys, a growth of 7% over the previous year, covering a wide range of clients from enterprise organizations to the education and healthcare sectors. The company also added more than 75 new authorized integrators to the RS2 partner network, an increase of 17% over 2018. In September, the company added the ACT365 Cloud-based Access Control and Video Management solution to meet the demand from customers to deliver more diverse, innovative options to partners and customers looking to invest in innovative cloud technology
To further support its growth initiatives and focus on building brand awareness, RS2 has also invested in experienced sales and marketing leaders. Essam Choudhary has been appointed Director of Marketing and Education. An innovative leader with proven relationship-building and strategic communication skills, Choudhary will lead marketing and education efforts to set vision, direction and coordination of aligned resources.
RS2 also named Richard Oskam as the Regional Sales Manager of the New England Region covering New England, NYC and Long Island. Rick has an extensive background in the security integrator space and will have an initial focus on supporting existing integrators and securing new integrators for the region. He will also support sales and technical training for all integration and OEM partners in this dynamic area.
"We have been a leader in the access control market for more than two decades, and we continue to invest in innovative technology and experienced personnel to strengthen our commitment to solving our customers' most complex security challenges," said David Barnard, Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing, RS2. "The expertise and recognition we have built over the course of our company history allows us to deliver access control solutions that bring a wide range of benefits to our partners and customers. The simplicity and cost-efficiency of our technologies has driven significant growth and this trajectory is expected to increase into 2025.“
About RS2 Technologies
The comprehensive access control solutions from RS2 Technologies provide security, resilience and reliability for a wide variety of organizations. Powered by intuitive technologies, expert engineering and a commitment to service, RS2 delivers industry-leading systems that are cost-efficient and innovative. As one of only four worldwide Mercury Security Platinum Elite Partners, RS2 provides users around the world with Authentic Mercury™ hardware to design powerful and flexible open-platform access control solutions. RS2 is a Windows Embedded Partner and a Microsoft Certified Partner with ISV (Independent Software Vendor) software solutions competency status. To learn more, visit www.rs2tech.com
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