Matrix Systems, an access control and security solutions provider, announced that it formed a strategic alliance with Next Level Security Systems to provide unified video management and security solutions to Frontier™ security management and access control system customers.

“Next-generation access control demands Next Level’s unified security management solutions,” said Matrix Systems President and Owner James Young. “We are delighted to welcome Next Level Security Systems as our newest partner — even stronger video management capabilities represent a real value-add for users of Frontier™ access control products.”

The partnership will allow Matrix Systems to offer the suite of NLSS Gateway solutions to its customers. The award-winning NLSS Gateway combines the benefits of the network infrastructure with leading video management software capabilities that includes 10 built-in video analytics, the companies described.

“Matrix Systems is a leading provider of enterprise-class access control solutions and their technologies are the perfect complement to our video management capabilities,” said Jumbi Edulbehram, vice president of business development, Next Level Security Systems. “Our strategic relationship will enable us to work closely with the Matrix team to provide fully interoperable, IP-based video management and access control solutions, and deliver superior support to enhance our reputation as a trusted brand.”

The integration between Matrix Systems and Next Level Security Systems was showcased at ASIS 2012 in Philadelphia.