Access Control Security Aboard ‘The Fighting Lady’

We’re honored to have been chosen to deploy access control security at South Carolina’s Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum — home to the famous USS Yorktown Essex-class aircraft carrier, aka The Fighting Lady. The 40-acre museum complex, operated by the Patriots Point Development Authority, is the number one heritage attraction in the state with nearly 300,000 visitors each year. Read our case study which details how Open Options has helped this relic of the past sail into the future by replacing keyed locks with an electronically controlled access control security solution.

Access Control Security Aboard The Fighting Lady


In 1975, one of the most revered Naval aircraft carriers — the USS Yorktown — was relocated to Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, to star as the centerpiece attraction of the newly developed Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum operated by the Patriots Point Development Authority.

Over the last four decades, Patriots Point has become South Carolina’s number one heritage attraction with nearly 300,000 visitors each year. In addition, the USS Yorktown offers one of the largest education and overnight camping programs in the United States with more than 40,000 school-aged children participating in these programs each year...

Read the full case study here.



ISC West 2015 – Test Drive DNA Fusion Suite

It's exciting to participate in ISC West 2015 - the largest physical security trade show in North America. ISC West will be held April 15-17 in Las Vegas at the Sands Expo. This year, as is our tradition, we have some exciting new products and integrations to showcase, so be sure to drop by Booth 7125 to demo the latest in cutting-edge access control technology.

For details on the show please see our official ISC West 2015 press release here.

Convergint Technologies Dealer Partnership

We're excited to announce a new partnership with Convergint Technologies, a service-based global integrator of electronic security, fire alarm, life safety, healthcare technologies, communication, and building automation with a diverse group of vertical markets served. The Global Dealer Agreement allows Convergint to add Open Options access control software and supporting products to its extensive line of security integration offerings . This partnership expands both Open Options’ North American and international reach. We welcome Convergint Technologies as a trusted dealer and look forward to rewarding partnership.

Read more in our official press release.

About Convergint - Convergint is an industry-leading organization that designs, installs and services integrated building systems including electronic security, fire alarm and life safety, and building automation solutions. To learn more about Convergint visit