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IPS Points



IPS Points
An IPS Point is an Input that is configured to work with the Intrusion Prevention System (IPS). IPS Points can be motion sensors, door position sensor or any Input used for the IPS.

Search Criteria

Name Description
AC System Name of the access control system.
Controller The controller that the IPS Point is connected to
Search Text This field is used to limit the number of rows listed in the list box below. To use simply type a string of characters or words. Please note you will only see those items you have the permission and access rights for. It is a good idea to search first, even when you are creating a new entry.
View View will bring you to the view screen. Use this to look up information on existing entities and access Audit Info.
Submit Performs a query based on the criteria selected in the filter.
Reset Clears all fields in order to start a new search.

List Definitions

Name Description
Name The name given to the IPS Point
Include Chime When enabled this will cause an audible noise when a point is tripped or disarmed
Deleted If checked, entry is deleted from BluSKY.
IPS Group The IPS Group the IPS Point is part of
Input The numbered Input where it is connected to the SIO Board or Controller
Mercury IPS Point Zone Type Classifications given to the IPS Point that influence the behavior
Mercury IPS Point Monitor Mode  
Mercury IPS Point Entry Delay Mode This is the amount of time in seconds, before an IPS Point starts an alarm event
SIA Point Type  
SIA Zone Number  
Date Inserted The date this entry was added to BluSky.
Inserted By The name of the login who created this entry in BluSKY.
Date Updated The date this entry was last updated.
Updated By Who make the last update to this entry.
Date Deleted The date this entry was disabled or deleted from BluSky.
Deleted By Name of person who disabled this entry.

IPS Point Setup Actions

Will bring you to the create screen. Use this if the entity does not exist in the BluSKY database. Be extremely careful not to create duplicates with slightly different names.
View will bring you to the view screen. Use this to look up information on existing entities and access Audit Info.
Edit will enable you to edit the selection you chose.
Delete allows for removal of the entity from the BluSKY database.
expandButton.png Expand adds additional columns to the Integrator information displayed on the List page. The icon now displays as Shrink.
shrinkButton.png Shrink restores the List page to its original column display.

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