Archive For: Biometric Time Clock

Are you still using Time Clock with Time Cards?

Are you still using Time Clock with Time Cards?

Are you still using an old-fashioned Time Clock with paper Time Cards?  How much time and effort do you spend each payroll period?

time clockFirst, you have to buy Time Cards which cost approximately 5 cents per card.  At the beginning …

 

Do you need a backup battery for your Time Clock?

When shopping for Time Clock to be used with Time and Attendance software, you need to ask yourself if it is import for the Time Clock to continue functioning if there is a power failure in the building where …

 

Using Access Control Time Clock for Time and Attendance Purpose

What is an Access Control device?  This is a Biometric Time Clock which identifies employee using a Fingerprint and Hand Geometry or a Non-Biometric Time Clock such as Card Reader (Proximity, Barcode, Magnetic Stripe) or any other method.  When employee …

 

Adjusting your Time Clock to Daylight Saving Time

It is this time of the year again when we have to switch to Daylight Saving Time and have to adjust our clocks one hour forwards. If you are using a Time Clock with Time and Attendance system to track …

 
What is Fingerprint Reader?

What is Fingerprint Reader?

One of the most popular Time Clocks on the market for Time and Attendance purposes is Fingerprint Reader.  These readers identify the employee by his/her fingerprint.  As we all know, each person has unique fingerprints.  Using this device is …

 

Differences between HandPunch models

There are 4 basic HandPunch models: HP1000, HP2000, HP3000 and HP4000. If models are network enabled, then there is a letter ‘E’ at the end: HP1000E, HP2000E, HP3000E and HP4000E. I will point out the main differences between HandPunch models …

 

What is “Buddy Punching” and how to avoid it?

“Buddy Punching” is a term used when one employee punches in or out instead of another. This could be a big issue when employees work without direct management supervision; an employee can come late to work or leave early and …

 

Privacy Concerns in Biometric Time Clocks

If you are considering a new Time and Attendance system with biometric Time Clocks, then you or your employees might be concerned about privacy. What if the fingerprint reader stores employees’ fingerprints or the hand reader keeps a copy of …