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  • 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
  • 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
  • Hikvision protects Islamabad shopping mall development
    Centaurus is a mixed use real estate development project designed by British architectural firm WS Atkins. The three 41-storey buildings house offices, a 5-star hotel, and residential apartments, with the luxury Centaurus mega mall running between and connecting the towers. The interior design of th
    Editor / Provider: Hikvision Digital Technology | Updated: 12 / 18 / 2015
  • Hotel keys go mobile
    Hotel operators are continuously finding ways to enhance the overall experience of the guest and a major hassle guests have to go through is the process of checking in at the reception area. This has led to the development of the mobile key technology which is the number one trend right now.
    Editor / Provider: Emily Lin | Updated: 12 / 16 / 2015
  • Tyco Security provides integrated security for American casino resort
    WinnaVegas, a casino resort in Iowa, wanted to streamline its security operations by integrating its access control system with its video surveillance system, matching doors with cameras, and using the integrated solution's analytics to understand events. In addition, they wanted the option to use t
    Editor / Provider: Tyco Security Products | Updated: 12 / 15 / 2015
  • Hotel electronic locks: finding the right fit
    Due to recent global events, today's travelers are aware of the vulnerabilities and potential dangers of being away from home. Hotels have responded to this by beefing up their security systems to provide the safest environment possible for their guests and staff. Establishments traditionally turn t
    Editor / Provider: Emily Lin | Updated: 12 / 9 / 2015