Vendor Updates

dormakaba USA Inc

2015 Summer
Indianapolis, IN

Kaba Mobile Access Seamlessly Integrates with Hotel Brand Apps and Infrastructure
Kaba’s BLE (Bluetooth® Low Energy) mobile access lock solutions, now installed in American and European hotels, may be seamlessly integrated with brand loyalty apps and chain technology infrastructures. Cloud-based Kaba mobile keys enable guests to open their room doors with their own BLE mobile phones or devices, including the new Apple Watch™, as a flexible alternative to a classic RFID keycard. Most Kaba RFID locks manufactured today are compatible with BLE, iOS and Android mobile technology. Kaba is a leading provider of access control solutions for the hotel industry and provides the Saflok™ and ILCO™ brands of electronic locks. 

Kaba mobile access solutions leverage the Legic Connect Web data platform to deliver secure mobile keys, project management and monitoring tools. Legic Connect service operates from a secure and scalable data center and supports multiple technology vendors and hotel companies.

Kaba's mobile access solutions integrate seamlessly with a hotel’s online system via secure communication between the front desk and the guest door lock.

"Kaba's mobile access system is based on the cloud service set up by security firm LEGIC Identsystems, which is a subsidiary of Kaba,” said Alastair Cush, head of lodging at Kaba's ADS Americas Division. “Kaba’s mobile access solution opens hotel locks in less than a second. Guests enjoy a completely new and intuitive experience that is also secure."
Kaba's mobile key solution works with a choice of technologies, including BLE and near-field communications (NFC), so hotel operators can use it – and securely issue and manage access authorizations – in the way that best suits their requirements.

The flexibility of Kaba's mobile access solutions ensures a guest experience that meets emerging demands from travelers for greater mobile compatibility. Guests can check in online with their mobile device, and use it during their stay as their very own mobile room key. Kaba's mobile access authorizations are encrypted in the Kaba system using the Legic Connect cloud solution, transferred to the hotel guest, and only decrypted within the hotel lock of the hotel room. This guarantees secure and convenient access to hotel rooms and other secure areas.

Kaba – Beyond security
With its innovative products, systems and services, globally active technology group Kaba (SIX Swiss Exchange: KABN) is a leading provider of high quality access management solutions, locks, cylinders, physical access systems, enterprise data and time recording and hotel access systems. The Group is also a global market leader for high security locks, key blanks, transponder keys and key manufacturing machines. The listed Group employs close to 7,500 people in more than 60 countries. For more than 150 years, Kaba has set trends in security and beyond – in terms of functionality, convenience and design, and always with a focus on optimum value to customers.

For more information on Kaba and its products, please contact Dena Reyes at (800) 999-6213 or email

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