Open Options Launches Online Learning Platform 

Addison, TX (August 5, 2019)- Open Options, a leading provider of access control solutions, today launched a new Learning Management System (LMS), “ConnectEd”, for integrators, installers and system users to easily obtain certification in DNA Fusion.

The ConnectEd platform will be a new tool for Open Options customers to view course calendars and class status as well as register for upcoming classes. The Open Options training team currently offers classroom learning at their headquarters, on-site training, regional classes, and web-based training through WebEx.

“We are extremely excited to introduce this program to our partners,” said Open Options’ Director of Training and Education Services, Sherinda Barrow. "The new  ConnectEdportal extends our education efforts and introduces another level of connection and benefits to educate our loyal community.”

As the new online learning center expands, customers of Open Options will have access to a wide variety of learning opportunities through the ConnectEdpartner portal including distance learning. Customers can enroll in scheduled classroom instruction, quarterly webinars, regional training, and/or live training events. It’s access that connects to high-quality training.

“Our primary objective with this new LMS platform is to offer all our customers the ability to easily access educational courses”, says Benjamin Vestal, Vice President, Sales and Business Development at Open Options. “All potential customers of DNA Fusion will be able to access our experts and high-quality educational content irrespective of their location at any time, anywhere.”

To enroll in classes or to learn more about Open Options’ ConnectEd, visit our  website. 

About Open Options

Since its founding in 1997, Open Options has been a pioneer in the open platform community, focused on helping customers improve security by building trust through the most connected experience. Today, the company continues to be a leading provider of innovative access control solutions with the most experienced, highly qualified service and support teams in the industry, providing access that connects. Open Options’ flagship access control platform, DNA Fusion, seamlessly connects with leading security technologies — including video, biometrics, wireless locks, and more — to provide customers with a best-in-class security solution. Our customer-first, open business culture and dedication to customer care through the Connect Care experience are what set us apart; when you do business with Open Options, you’re doing business with real people who care about your experience. To learn more about Open Options and our solutions, visit