IP Access Control and Time & Attendance

BioStar 1 is a comprehensive access control and
time & attendance management software featuring
TCP/IP-based system architecture with intelligent IP
devices and terminals. It supports a wide range of
third-party devices and integration with other
business systems. It is the optimal solution to reduce cost while maintaining flexibility in design.

What’s New in Latest BioStar 1 Update

The latest BioStar 1 update(V1.92) now provides seamless
support of Suprema 2nd generation devices, namely
BioStation 2, BioStation A2, BioStation L2 and Secure I/O 2, BioEntry W2.
This update enables users to choose powerful new
biometric terminals for their existing BioStar 1
system hence provides extended capability, enhanced
security as well as more flexibility in system design.

Distributed IP
Access Control

BioStar 1 is Suprema’s access control system
based on IP connectivity and biometric
security. A biometric device installed at each
door works not only as a reader, but also as an
intelligent controller on its own. A separate
secure relay unit can be installed for additional

Everything Access Control

Comprehensive access control management software

BioStar 1 is a comprehensive access control management software featuring an efficient TCP/IP-based
system architecture with intelligent IP readers. It supports a wide choice of third-party devices and
integrations with other security systems, which makes it the best solution in cost reduction and flexibility in design.
  • User Management
  • Access Management
  • Door Management
  • Lift Management
  • Visual Map Interface
  • Zone Management
  • Device Management
  • IP Camera & NVR Integration

Scalability and Expandability
BioStar 1 features a multi-level license to support implementation of all sizes and projects.

BioStar Standard Edition

BioStar 1 SE offers a powerful and comprehensive access control platform for full-scale applications. The SE version controls up to 512 access control devices with IP camera/NVR integration, anti-passback, muster zone, e-mail notification and visual map features.

BioStar Basic

BioStar 1 Basic is the ideal platform for small to medium-sized enterprises. The system covers up to 20 devices and supports integrations with various database systems, event monitoring, T&A management and reporting features.

BioStar Lite

BioStar Lite is a device-embedded, web-based access control management software supporting up to 10 devices with one-door anti-passback. The simple user interface and the synchronization with sub-devices make the system operation easier than ever.

BioStar VideoPhone

BioStar VideoPhone is an IP-based video
intercom software replacing an analogue
video phone. Incorporated with Suprema
readers such as FaceStation and
BioStation T2, the application will allow
the operator to see who is at the door
and grant access, if approved.

Time and Attendance Features

BioStar 1 Standard Edition includes features that allow administrators to define time categories, shifts, daily schedules and holidays. With the supported Time & Attendance features, BioStar can enforce the workforce to comply with check-in and check-out procedures, restrict access to off-duty personnel and report attendance data. BioStar’s Time & Attendance features give administrators the ability to generate various kind of reports.
  • Work Hour Calculations
  • Shift Management
  • Reporting
  • Holiday and Leave Management
  • In/Out Board

BioStar 1 BE BioStar 1 SE
System License Free USB Dongle
System Architecture Client/Server Client/Server
Operating System Windows Windows
DB MSSQL, MySQL, Oracle MSSQL, MySQL, Oracle
Server Matching - Yes
Max. Device 20 512
User Import/Export USB, CSV USB, CSV
Concurrent Client PC 2 32
Access Control Time Schedule 128 128
Access Group/Level 128 128
Max Access Group per User 4 4
Max Fingerprints per User 5 to 10 5 to 10
Door 20 512
Template on Card Yes Yes
Device Administrator User property User property
Zone - APB, Entrance limit, Alarm, Access, Fire alarm, Muster
Email Notification - Yes
Roll Call _ Yes
Visual Map - Yes
Event Monitoring Yes Yes
IP Camera - Yes
NVR Integration - Yes
Lift Management - Yes
Time & Attendance Work Time Calculation Yes Yes
Holiday/Leave Management Yes Yes
Report Yes Yes
In/Out Board - Yes
Compatible Devices


BioStation T2


BioLite Net

BioEntry W



BioEntry Plus



Xpass S2

Secure I/O



Lift I/O