The new Edge family of IP-based access control solutions from HID Global of Irvine, California, offers reader and processor configurations that can be tailored to the requirements of any enterprise. They feature the new OPIN technology platform that offers flexibility, scalability, and cost savings. Edge Solo is a standalone solution for single-door applications that can be upgraded to tap into a host-based application for migration to a larger system. The Edge Host solution is designed for larger systems with thousands of doors and multiple facilities. The EdgeReader is an integrated contactless smart card reader and access control processor. EdgePlus is an access control processor that works with any reader. Devices are power-over-Ethernet ready, allowing all building facilities to use standard CAT-5/6 wiring and reducing installation time.