Here is an exciting article explaining the new Keyless Access fields in the industry.
KAS is particularly proud to always be at the cutting-edge of new technology advances in Lock Automation, Keyless Locks, Digital Door Locks and Hotel Lock Systems. This article, in particular, focuses on the use of NFC technology from smartphones to unlock doors. We are working on integrating this super new, advanced and encrypted technology back down to the domestic level for homes, apartments and, most importantly, you!
Here are a few article extracts. Note: they are property of http://www.hotel-online.com/
Deploying mobile-based front desk bypass solutions today helps to build a significant competitive advantage for a hotel, brand or chain. However, deployment only makes sense if the solution can be used by guest now, and not in the next five to 10 years. This month, the Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition & Conference (HITEC), held June 25-28 at the Baltimore Convention Center, will be abuzz with discussions about access control/door lock technologies, mobile device strategies and Near Field Communication (NFC). Before attending an educational session or walking the show exhibit hall, it’s important that hoteliers thoroughly understand the complexities and potential pitfalls associated with deploying Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) door locks that are said to be future compatible with NFC mobile devices.
Mobile Key by OpenWays is the only Mobile Key solution on the market that works TODAY with ALL cell phones worldwide. It allows hotels to reap the benefits NOW of a modern mobile based self-service check-in/check-out and make a business difference including: Improving service and guest experience; reducing operating costs; driving more direct bookings at greater margins than OTA distribution; improving operating cash flow; increasing security and master key management; building up a powerful qualified mobile data base with guest opt in; and being ecological/green.