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  • Why do we need a smart home lock
    As the smart home trend takes off, so are smart locks. With these locks, the homeowner doesn't need to bring keys or worry about losing them again. Rather, the door can be opened with the device that's most personal to everyone, the smart device.
    Editor / Provider: William Pao, a&s International | Updated: 2016 / 2 / 11
  • 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: 2016 / 2 / 9
  • 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: 2016 / 2 / 2
  • S2 Security introduces S2 MicroNode Plus
    S2 Security introduced S2 MicroNode Plus, the company's latest two-­‐reader panel for S2 NetBox series web-­‐based access control and event monitoring systems. New product features include a Power over Ethernet Plus (PoE+) power option, storage for up to 150,000 cardholder credentials, and faster pr
    Editor / Provider: S2 Security | Updated: 2016 / 1 / 29
  • Assa Abloy acquires Papaiz and Udinese in Brazil
    Assa Abloy has signed agreements to acquire Papaiz, a leading lock company, and Udinese, a leading manufacturer of hardware for sliding doors and windows in Brazil.
    Editor / Provider: Assa Abloy | Updated: 2016 / 1 / 7
  • 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: 2015 / 12 / 16
  • 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: 2015 / 12 / 9