BioStar 2 Overview

Web-based Open Integrated Security Platform

BioStar 2 is a web-based, open, and integrated security platform that provides comprehensive functionality for access control, time & attendance management, visitor management, and video log maintenance. It encrypts all personal data available and supports both SDKs and web APIs to integrate BioStar 2 with third-party software. In addition, users can control BioStar 2 platform remotely with the mobile app for BioStar 2 and manage a mobile access card that you can use to access sites.


Visitor Management

Supports visitor applications and approvals. It also sets up visitable areas using the Visitor Management Portal.

Flexible Architecture System

Supports both centralized and distributed systems and can thereby provide an optimal system.

Optimal Access Control Solution

Supports all access control features such as door/elevator/zone control, graphic map, server matching, video logs, image logs, and audit trail.

Flexible Time & Attendance Management Solution

Allows users to set various work rules and create personalized time & attendance reports, and timesheet calendar view and setting fixed/flexible/floating shift are also supported.

Video Logs Support

Any event that occurs near a door is recorded with an NVR and IP camera and monitored.

Mobile Access

Supports a management system of Mobile Access, a mobile access card which allows users to access doors or facilities using smartphone as a credential.

Remote Control

Provides user registration, real-time alarm system, and access control in the BioStar 2 Mobile application.

System Integration Support

Supports platform integration based on RESTful Web APIs and SDK-based hardware integration (BioStar 2 API, BioStar 2 Device SDK, Suprema G-SDK).


Encrypts not only personal data used for authentication such as passwords, fingerprint templates and face templates, but all available data that may be linked to an individual. For more details, please refer to Cybersecurity.
ISO 27001 and ISO 27701 certified, BioStar 2 is equipped with information security and privacy information management system.

Platform Module


Access Control Licenses 1)

Items Starter (free of charge) Basic Standard Advanced Professional Enterprise
Access Control Maximum No. of Doors 5 20 50 100 300 1,000
Maximum No. of Connected Devices 1,000 1,000 1,000 1,000 1,000 1,000
Maximum No. of Access Levels 2,048 2,048 2,048 2,048 2,048 2,048
Maximum No. of Access Groups 2,048 2,048 2,048 2,048 2,048 2,048
Maximum No. of Access Groups per User 16 16 16 16 16 16
Maximum No of Access Levels per Access Group 128 128 128 128 128 128
Access Group Auto Sync
Users Maximum No. of Cards per User 8 8 8 8 8 8
Maximum No. of Fingerprints per User 10 10 10 10 10 10
User Auto Sync
Security Credential Cards
iCLASS Seos Card
Long-term Idle Users Management
Custom Field
Elevator Control Elevator - - -
Maximum No. of Floors per Elevator - - - 192 192 192
Maximum No. of Floor Levels - - - 2,048 2,048 2,048
Zones Anti-Passback (Door) (Door)
Fire Alarm - -
Schedule Lock/Unlock - -
Intrusion Alarm Zone - -
Interlock Zone - -
Muster Zone - -
Occupancy Limit Zone - -
Advanced Features Dashboard
Cloud - -
New Local API
Server Matching - - -
Audit Trail
Daylight Saving Time
Dual Authentication
Active Directory - - -
Monitoring Graphic Map - - -

1) The license table applies from BioStar 2.7.12. Please contact your local distributor or manufacturer for a license for BioStar 2.7 or lower.

: Yes or supported.

Time & Attendance Management Licenses

Items Starter (free of charge) Standard Advanced Professional
No. of Users 100 500 1,000 Unlimited

Video Log Licenses

Items Starter (free of charge) Video License
Video Logs -

Visitor Management License

Items Starter (free of charge) Visitor License
Visitor Management -