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  • How smart buildings differ across industries
    Key verticals for smart buildings and the associated big data applications are large buildings where besides high energy consumption there is also care and engagement with environmental issues.
    Editor / Provider: Israel Gogol, Freelancer | Updated: 2 / 8 / 2016
  • Integration with the smart home system makes smart locks a draw
    A major draw of the smart lock is its ability to integrate with various home automation devices, which have become more pervasive in the era of smart home. Enabled with the Zigbee or Z-Wave technology, the smart lock serves as the “first trigger” that turns on lights or AC system once someone enters
    Editor / Provider: William Pao, a&s International | Updated: 2 / 9 / 2016
  • Installing guestroom smart locks: caveats and challenges
    While some major international hotel chains are implementing smartphone-based guestroom entry systems, most operators are still taking a wait-and-see attitude. One factor that is holding hotels back is the perceived cost and difficulty with installation.
    Editor / Provider: William Pao, a&s International | Updated: 2 / 3 / 2016
  • Top 10 case studies of 2015
    The top 10 most viewed case studies from 2015, with applications ranging from banks to hotels to stadiums and more!
    Editor / Provider: Eifeh Strom, a&s International | Updated: 2 / 2 / 2016
  • Smart guestroom entry: BLE or NFC?
    Most smartphones today will have a near-field communication (NFC) chip as well as built-in Bluetooth that enables them to communicate with other devices such as point of sale terminals and even door locks.
    Editor / Provider: William Pao, a&s International | Updated: 2 / 2 / 2016
  • 10 years in security: Seagate leads on innovation
    Seagate Technology celebrates ten years in the security industry this year. With a commitment to innovation, the company is all set to meet the fast-changing customer demands in the coming years.
    Editor / Provider: Prasanth Aby Thomas, sponsored by Seagate | Updated: 2 / 2 / 2016
  • Big data enables smart buildings
    Big-data systems are used to process and analyze the vast amounts of information generated by various sensors in the modern smart building. Their success in doing so is bound to drive cost savings and also change the way we work, however widespread adoption is still far.
    Editor / Provider: Israel Gogol, Freelancer | Updated: 2 / 1 / 2016
  • Mobile guestroom entry offers a highly customized experience
    One concern voiced by some hoteliers about mobile key technology is that this will create further distance between the hotel and the guest, who will no longer interact with the hotel so much. However, this is a misconception, as mobility enhances the customer experience.
    Editor / Provider: William Pao, a&s International | Updated: 1 / 28 / 2016 provides weekly and monthly e-Newsletters which include the latest security industry news, vertical solution case studies and product information.

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