Access control and event monitoring from your web browser

The browser-based NetBox™ access control and event monitoring system supports up to 32 portals. Features such as person record and cardholder management, event and alarm monitoring, threat level escalation and reporting are accessible from any web browser. There is no software to install.

  • About

    The solid-state NetBox appliance is fast and reliable. The system works with existing infrastructure and peripheral devices, making it easy to deploy. Flexible and scalable, the NetBox system supports up to seven LenelS2 application blades and up to 32 portals. In addition, it tightly integrates with LenelS2 VRx™ and NetVR™ video management systems, providing unified system management and administration. Integration with third-party video management systems is also supported.

    The NetBox system serves a range of applications from small businesses to field offices of large enterprises. As organizations grow, migration to a NetBox Extreme system is seamless. Large, distributed organizations can manage multiple NetBox controllers with a NetBox Global server, allowing for virtually unlimited scalability.

  • Features

    Access Control

    • Portals: Supports up to 32 doors or other access points
    • Event and Alarm Monitoring: Includes comprehensive event logging, notification and escalation
    • Threat Level Management: Provides configurable system status and response actions such as system lock downs
    • Person Record Management: Maintains detailed, credential-driven user records and access history
    • Reporting: Offers pre-defined and custom reports


    • Web Interface: Delivers browser-based, unified system management and administration
    • Solid-State Design: Extends product lifecycle, lowering total cost of ownership
    • Blade Support: Houses up to seven LenelS2 application blades for access control, inputs, outputs and temperature probes
    • Video Integration: Works with LenelS2 VRx and NetVR video management systems and other third party video systems
    • API Support: Integrates with third party products such as human resource databases via an open source API
    • Automated System Management: Automatically discovers LenelS2 Nodes and handles system backups
    • Mobile App: Enables mobile security management, mobile credentials and more
  • Resources

  • Product Comparison

    NetBox Product Comparison



    NetBox Extreme

    NetBox Enterprise 50

    NetBox Enterprise 100

    Access Control

    Simultaneous Users  5 10 25 35
    Portal Capacity 32 128 1,792 7,168
    S2 Node Capacity 32 64 128 512
    Photo ID Badge Production Yes Yes Yes Yes
    Custom Reports Yes Yes Yes Yes
    Person Data Audit Trail   Yes Yes Yes

    Video Management System Integration

    VRx/NetVR Series Yes Yes Yes Yes
    VRx/NetVR Capacity 4 16 64 128
    VRx/NetVR Camera Capacity 256 1,024 4,096 4,096
    Concurrent LenelS2 Client Connections
    (NetBox, Magic Monitor,
    Mobile Security Professional)
    5 10 25 35
    Third-Party Video
    Management Systems (VMS)
    Yes Yes Yes Yes
    Third-Party VMS Camera Capacity 32 256 1,024 1,024

    Other Integrations

    Intrusion Panels Yes Yes Yes Yes
    Wireless Locksets Yes Yes Yes Yes
    Mercury Panels Yes Yes Yes Yes


    Solid State Yes Yes Yes Yes
    Partition Support   Yes Yes Yes
    High Availability       Yes
    RAID Storage       RAID 1
    Mobile Device Support Yes Yes Yes Yes


    NetBox Product Comparison