Profile A

For broader access control configuration

  • Granting/revoking credentials, creating schedules, changing privileges
  • Enables integration between access control and IP video management system


Profile A is for products used in a physical access control system (PACS). A Profile A conformant device can retrieve information, status and events, and configure entities such as access rules, credentials and schedules. A Profile A conformant client can provide configurations of access rules, credentials and schedules. The client can also retrieve and receive standardized PACS-related events.

Download ONVIF_Profile_A_Specification