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4th January 2023 Issue no. 637
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Videx strengthens flagship door entry system with new concierge offering
The CST2310 unit can be used for up to 200 apartments, offering both handset and hands-free speech and a back lit touch control keypad along with a 3.5” LCD display with on screen information relating to both entrances and apartments and the stage of a call when in progress.
UNION launches new high-security padlock
Compatible with all UNION cylinders, the new Shield high-security padlock range delivers exceptional security. This has enabled it to attain BS EN12320:2012 from Grade 4 up to the maximum Grade 6, in recognition of its physical security and the number of combinations it allows for.
ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions introduces Openings Studio asset tagging
Openings Studio is a cloud based, custom configuration tool for the creation, visualisation, modification, and management of door openings. The unique BIM application provides access to complete doorset information at all stages from product concept to product care.
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This Week's News
Lockexpo are thrilled to announce that Hickleys Ltd have agreed to sponsor Lockexpo 2023.
"Hickleys have always supported each of our shows and it is wonderful to have them as Sponsor for 2023", says organiser Mick Friend.
Lockexpo will be held at The Belfry Hotel Nottingham. 11/12th March.
Register for free www.lockexpo.co.uk
7 security predictions that businesses need to know in 2023
By Ulfar Erlingsson, Chief Architect at Lacework
Securing the cloud is a never-ending task that becomes more challenging each year as the cloud functionality continues to expand. New technologies and tools bring businesses many opportunities; however, if we don’t use them appropriately and securely, they can do more damage than good.
Beginner's guide to video entry systems
If, as a keys and bolts locksmith, you have never worked with video entry systems, here's a handy Beginner's Guide written by our friends at CDVI.
What is video entry? Video entry systems are a method of controlling communication between visitors at a building’s entrance and the people inside. They are most common on private homes or apartment blocks.
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Supporting Assisted Care with Door Hardware
Despite their often quaint façades, modern care home environments are under consistent pressure to secure the safety and care of vulnerable residents and staff.
New 2023 dates announced by Abloy Academy
The free courses are designed to train installers, security managers, end users and specifiers, giving them the skills and knowledge to ensure maximum safety and security while helping to save lives in an emergency.
www.lockexpo.co.uk click the link 'book tickets'.
Book yourself - staff/family/ all on the one visit
Integrating cameras with your access control system
However, it could also be things like a keypad code, a digital impression of a fingerprint, or a signal from a mobile phone.
Integrated Solutions extend Codelocks’ quality to bespoke solutions