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8th July 2020 Issue no. 515
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By Ross Wilks, Head of Marketing Communications, Vanderbilt and ComNet
The unexpected effect on business that the coronavirus pandemic has introduced has given rise to a change across a number of day-to-day activities.
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This Week's News
The compact SALTO Neo Cylinder is designed for doors where fitting an electronic escutcheon is not possible or required and can be installed on standard doors, server racks, gates, cabinets, electric switches, sliding doors and more.
Metro has reacted to the global pandemic by developing an innovavative new module for its 2019 Queen's Award-winning M.A.R.S analytics solution. This new temperature monitoring system provides immediately available, easy-to-install and effective detection of arriving employees, contractors and visitors at the entrance point to any facility.
Security super brand, Master Lock, has partnered with CubicLease, a residential property-viewing platform, to facilitate a safe and convenient alternative to the traditional residential viewing process. Using Master Lock's innovative Select Access Smart Bluetooth Key Lock Box hardware and Vault Enterprise management software in tandem with CubicLease's state-of-the-art app will allow for greater personalisation, unaccompanied self-viewings, and live communication tools between viewers, landlords and agents.
The partnership is yet another example of Master Lock leveraging disruptive innovation to shape the future of property management. Master Lock has worked for almost 100 years to produce a next-generation Bluetooth key lock box that is both robust and ideal for sharing keys or fobs with m
Loughborough University has selected the ASSA CLIQ Remote system from the ASSA ABLOY Door Hardware Group to help secure its plant control rooms.
A landmark building located on the north side of the River Thames, has recently seen its security upgraded with Smart R Distribution and systems integrator, Isecurity Systems Limited, working in partnership to ensure tenants are protected by the latest advances in Access Control technology.
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There are also some top tips for staff about avoiding phishing scams.
CDVI, a leading global access control manufacturer, is helping businesses make their premises safer and more hygienic to control the spread of COVID-19.
On the news that the new 'Track and Trace' app could lead to an increase in SMS-based phishing - known as 'smishing', Toni Vitale, Partner and Head of Data Protection at JMW Solicitors, says: