The automated attendance system is the
managing of attendance or presence in a classroom to
reduce the work load. The designed system has database
that contains student information and it was able to
help the lecturer to manipulate student’s data, update
data, alert teachers and easy to interface with the users.
By using RFID technology and fingerprint reader, it is
easier and faster to collect students’ data to enable the
process of identifying of student with high security level
management. The C# programming language is applied,
it can make calculation and displaying data, and
Microsoft Structure Query Language 2012 is used as a
database file (data container) for storing data.
Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 is necessary as a
connection tool between programming language and
database. By applying this system, associated profiles
and daily attendance and overall percentage can be
recorded correctly and effectively.
Keywords : RFID, Fingerprint Reader, Database, SQL Server, Automated Attendance System.