Supported Hardware

  • Impro

    • Cluster I/O
    • ECII and EC3 controllers
    • EABR
    • iTRT
    • Multi Discipline Time & Attendance (MDTA)
    • Multi Discipline Reader (MDR)

  • iPulse

    • IPB 7 R7
    • IPB 4

  • Motorola

    • Workabout Pro 4 Handheld (Tag & or Sagem Biometrics)

  • Safran

    • Facial Recognition Unit

  • Sagem

    • MA Legacy
    • Sigma

  • Symbol

    • Portable Long Range RFID Scanner & Encoder

Integrated Hardware

  • ECOS Key Management

  • Lifeloc Breathaliser

  • Lamproom Solutions (LMS & Schauenburg)

  • NEDAP Long Range Scanners

  • Trekscale Weighbridge Management



Workforce Management System

Distributors and Partners of Xtime Elite





Access and Beyond

Founded in 1998, Access and Beyond is the longest serving Impro distributor and one of the leaders in the access control distribution market. Specialising in IP based access solutions (RFID and Biometrics) we are a value added distributor of Impro Technologies, XTime, Nedap and Morpho. We aim to partner with our customers and work closely with a wide network of installers across Africa, assisting with access control designs ranging from simple installations to complex multi-site integrated solutions. We can assist installers throughout every phase of their projects, from inception up to drafting of proposals of their customers.


G4S technology designs, manufactures, installs and maintains fully integrated security systems, protecting customers with various security requirements from small offices and schools to large multi-national organisations and high security government facilities.

G4S employs over 60 technical specialists who provide solution-driven systems ranging from CCTV and intruder detection, to time and attendance, and access control. Our sector approach allows us to tailor solutions for each and every customer.

Skycom about us

Skycom has been a trusted technology partner and solutions provider with a strong drive towards customer service and turnkey solutions for many years. Through strong partnerships with our integration partners we collaboratively strive towards service excellence and complete customer satisfaction.

Skycom services a wide variety of clients within various sectors including mining, oil & gas, industrial, manufacturing and parastatal institutions.
Here at Skycom we know how important it is to ensure a safe, cost effective and efficient work environment and we also understand the imperative role that technology and specialized solutions plays in achieving this. It is with this in mind that we have been at the forefront of successfully providing specialized solutions for more than 25 years within various countries.

We offer various products & services of which the XTime Workforce Management Suite is our flagship product trusted by thousands of employees and employers alike to secure their time and resources while keeping them safe. Our Xtime Software Suite is developed locally in South Africa and is the legal property of Skycom, a subsidiary of G4S Secure Solutions. We are the sole supplier of the Xtime Software Suite and pride ourselves on continued innovation and product expansion.

Our XTime certification offering covers a detailed certification program which includes hands-on practical exercises and caters from a user level up to a system administrator level. The certification process is concluded by an assessment per level to ensure all participants are fully qualified and proficient in the support of the XTime product.

As services, Skycom offers specialized consulting services pertaining to custom software need analysis, business process analysis and automation as well as system and data integration. On-site or remote system support services are also available and our dedicated and friendly team will ensure that your system is healthy and performing at optimal levels. System health and maintenance cycles ensure that we keep your system functional ad reliable at all times.

The strength of our company lies within our versatility and flexibility in the quest to provide superior solutions within an ever changing environment. That is us…

Skycom, your trusted solution provider

More Articles ...