Vendor Updates

dormakaba USA Inc

2016 Fall
Indianapolis, IN

dorma+kaba Group: Trust and Service Beyond Security
dorma+kaba Group provides the Saflok™ and ILCO™ brands of electronic locks. The company is a service-focused best-in-class global leader that combines innovative solutions and professional services to provide the worldwide hospitality industry electronic locking solutions.   

dorma+kaba Launches Cost-effective AMBIANCE™ Software
dorma+kaba’s new AMBIANCE access management software embraces industry best practices to deliver a fast return on investment. AMBIANCE's intuitive operation simplifies training and support to reduce user costs. The system is scalable to fit practically any budget and manages dorma+kaba’s BLE, RFID and magstripe hotel guest access systems.

Trusted dorma+kaba Locks and Service
AMBIANCE is installed at Hotel Giraffe in New York City. “We trust dorma+kaba because its locks perform very well. When it was time to upgrade we turned to them,” said Hotel Giraffe General Manager Peter Velk. “We were pleased dorma+kaba suggested we implement the AMBIANCE software platform and BLE-ready RFID locks. The installation was very smooth and support is excellent.”  
HTL Hotels Installs dorma+kaba Mobile Access
dorma+kaba coordinated with Zaplox to install Mobile Access functionality at three HTL hotels in Stockholm and Oslo. The HTL implementation gives dorma+kaba a significant local Scandinavian presence. HTL Brand and Commercial Director Gül Heper said, “HTL’s Mobile Access solution from dorma+kaba and Zaplox makes guests’ stays at our hotels smooth and comfortable.”

The Townsend Hotel Implements Saflok for Security
The Townsend Hotel in Birmingham, Mich., installed dorma+kaba’s Saflok mobile-ready RFID electronic door locks. The Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE)-enabled locks utilize dorma+kaba’s System 6000 keycard management system and offer the future possibility of enabling guest use of smartphones as keys. 

“There is a good fit between The Townsend Hotel and dorma+kaba,” said Townsend Managing Director Steven Kalczynski. “We installed dorma+kaba’s RFID Plus electronic door locks with their newest software platform for added security. Since the locks are BLE enabled, The Townsend can go live with mobile access functionality anytime in the future.”

dorma+kaba is also recognized globally for its widely installed movable wall systems and commercial doors used in conference rooms and convention centers. The 2015 dorma+kaba Group merger created a synergy with extended benefits to hotel operators. dorma+kaba installation teams and professionals work together to support dorma+kaba’s newest mobile door lock systems. If operators require fast service, a team from the closest dorma+kaba Group office can be on property quickly.

dorma+kaba Mobile Access enables guests to open their hotel doors equipped with BLE electronic locks using their mobile phone or device, including the Apple Watch®, as a flexible alternative to a classic RFID keycard. Most dorma+kaba RFID locks manufactured today are compatible with BLE, IOS and Android mobile technology.   

About dorma+kaba Group
dorma+kaba Group is one of the top three companies in the global market for access and security solutions. With strong brands such as Dorma and Kaba in its portfolio, dorma+kaba is a single source for products, solutions and services related to doors and secure access to buildings and rooms. With close to 16,000 employees and numerous cooperation partners, it is active in more than 130 countries. dorma+kaba Group is headquartered in Rümlang (Zurich/Switzerland) and generates an annual turnover of more than CHF 2 billion.

For more information visit at; SIX Swiss Exchange: DOKA (formerly: KABN / KABNE).

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