Let’s Be Honest, Because Not Everyone Is

PIN (Personal Identification Number) based systems can easily be cheated by rogue employees. A commonplace practice known as ‘buddy-punching” can cost your company hundreds to thousands of dollars in stolen time each year. Acumen Data Systems Inc. is your solution for Time Clocks Badges and Cards.

What is Buddy Punching?

John gives Jane his PIN, and has Jane clock him into work at the time clock using his PIN-

now you are paying John while he is still in line at the store getting Jane her morning coffee!  – “Thanks Buddy”

With Acumen’s time clocks badges and cards, you ensure employee compliance and reduce the opportunity for time-theft.

What Types of Time Clocks, Badges, and Cards are Available?

There are two kinds of time clock badge and card typically used in today’s workplace.

proximity card is a contactless card which can be read without inserting it into a reader device.

The magnetic stripe, sometimes called swipe card or magstripe, is read by swiping past a magnetic reading head.

Acumen Data Systems offers a variety of reader technologies in Time Clocks Badges and Cards

  • Magstripe
  • HID
  • HID iCLass
  • EM4100
  • Indala
  • Mifare
  • And more…

Experts in Timekeeping and Employee Scheduling

Acumen Data Systems is a leading provider of time clock and employee scheduling software. We help organizations manage their most valuable resources— the human kind. Acumen offers robust solutions for time and attendance, scheduling, and time clocks badges and cards.

We believe that technology is just one quarter of the workforce management pie. Employees, policy and the environment are just as important.

Do you have questions about Time Clocks Badges and Cards?

Contact one of our experts to discuss the best timekeeping solutions for your organization.  You can also reach us at 888-816-0933