Favorite Access Locks 2022

By Louis Cid and Brian Rhodes, Published Apr 27, 2022, 10:14am EDT (Info+)

Mega providers such as Allegion, Assa Abloy, and Dorma Kaba are widely used but who are integrator's favorites?

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We asked integrators: "What is your favorite brand of electronic locks you use on access control? Why?" In this report, we analyze more than 250 integrator responses and compare them to results from 2020 and 2018.

Favorite ***** **********

*** **** ******* **** ***** ** our **** ********* *** **** *****, with **% ** *** *****. ******** dropped ** **% **** ****** * third ** ***** ** ****, ***** Dorma **** ******** ****** ** *% from **% ** ****.

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********* **** ** ******** *****:

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Assa ***** **** *******

********** ** *** ******, **** ***** is *** ** *** ******* ********* in ********, ********* **** ******** ** $9.7 ******* *** (**.** ******* ***).

*********** ******** ******** **** ***** *** ease ** ***, ***********, ********** *******, warranty *****, ******** ******* **************, *** a **** ***** ** ******** ** cover ******** ************ *********.

  • "**** *****/**********. ** ***** ******* *****?"
  • "**** ***** *** ******* *** **** far ** **** **** *** ******."
  • "*** (**** *****) **** ** ******, Warranty ** ************."
  • "**** *****. ***** ******* *** *********** plan."
  • "**** *****. **** *** **********, ** stock *** **** ****."
  • "** ****** *********** *** **** ***** brand ** *****. **** ******** ********** for ********, *** *** *******, *** Sargent *** ******** *****. ***** ******** are ********* ******** *** **********."
  • "**** *****. ***** *** ******** **** a **** ******, ** ********* *******, and **** ***** ******/ *******."
  • "**** ***** *** *** **** ****** they ********* **** ****** ******** *** best ******* ** ***** ** *********** and **** ** ************."
  • "* **** **** * *** ** ASSA ******** *** ***** ***. **** HES *** *** * ******** *** almost ******** ** ***** **** *** offers **** ******** ** ***** ****** and ***** ****** **** ***** * have *** ******* ******* **** **** Allegion *** ****."
  • "**** *****, *** *** **** ***********, high *******, *** *** ********** ** the ***."
  • "*'* ******* ** **** ***** ******* I **** *** ******* *** ***** of ******."
  • "**** *****. ************* *****. **** ************ network. ********** ** ********* *********. ******* what * *** (*** ******** ****** sets ** ****)."
  • "**** ***** - ******* ****** **** provides ***** ****** ** **** ******** (with * *** **********) *** **** has ** ********* **** ******* ******* in *** **."
  • "** **** **** **** ***** *** mostly **** ******. ** ** * complex **** ****** **** ***** ** some *********** **-****, ** *** **** all *** ***** ** *** *********. We *** **** * ******** **** a *** ** **** *** ****** control ** ***, ** *** *** could ***** ***** *** *******."
  • "***. **** ** ************ *** ********* templates."
  • "*** *** *******. ************ *** *****"
  • "*** (**** *****) **** ** ******, Warranty ** ************."
  • "*** ******* **** **** ****."
  • "*** ***** **** *** ****** ***** and **** ** ******* *** ********."

**** ******* ******/**** ****** **** **** Abloy ******** *******:

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Mix *** ***** ******

* ********** ***** ** **** ****** has **** * ***-***-***** ********, ***** certain ******** ****** *** ******* *** one ****** *** ********* ****** *** others.

*** *******, *** ********** *****:

*** ** *** ******** *********, ******** we **** *** * *** ** Von ******, **********, *** **** *********. All *** **** *******.

** **** ******, **** ********* ****** from ***** ********* ********* *** *********, with *** (****) ***** *** ******** for *******, *** ****** (********) *** Exit *******, *** ********** (***) *** Dormakaba **** *********.

******* ********* ** ***** *** ******, with *** ******** ***** ********** ** the ***********:

*********** ****** **** - *** ******, durable **** **** ************** ******** ******* - *** ****** *** ***, ******* with **** ************** ***** *********** ******** - **** ***** ****** ** **** Wireless *********** ******** - *** **** Abloy ****, *** **** *** ******** proprietary ******** **** ****, **** ******** management, ***** ******** *************** ***** - not * *** *** ****, *** Locknetics *** ******** *** *****

** ** ******** *****, *********** ******** using ***** **** ******** ****** ** meet ************ *** ********, **** ****** costs.

  • "** *** * *** ** *** locks. **** ***** **** ***** * good ******* *** **** **** * lock *** ****** ***** *********. ** HES ** *** **** ***** ***** doesn't **** ********* ******** **** *** will **** **, ** ** *** them ** ******** ** ****."
  • "** **** ***, *** ******, *******, Adams ****, ***. *** ******* ************ drive *** ***** **** ** ******."
  • "*** *** *** ********** *******, ******* & *** ****** *** **** *******, Securitron *** ********. ** **** ***** other ******* ***** *** ****** *** landed **** ** **** ** **** we **** ***** ** ** *** most ******** *** ******-**** ** *******."
  • "** *** **** ***** ** * primary, *** **** ***/********, *** ******* the *** ***** **** ** *********. These ******** *** ********** *** ********."
  • "*** *** ********** *********, ***** **** will ** - **** *** **** economical. *** ****** ******* *** ********** project - **** *****, *** ** unique ********."
  • "** ******* *** ******, *** ** our **-**, ** ******** *** ********, you ***'* **** **********, ** ********** Exit ******* *** ********, ** **** Sargent *** *** ******, *** ******** would ** ******* *** *******."
  • "*** *** ****, ***** ********** ** which ***** ** *** *** ***** application *** *** **** *****/*******/*** ************* hardware ********** *** ****** **** ** extremely ******* ********."
  • "***** ******** *** *** *** ********. Availability, **** ** ************, *** *******. Alarm ******** **** *** **** ****** for ***** *****."
  • "*** *** ******* ********** *** **** Schlage *** *********** *********** ** ******* Locks."
  • "**** **** *** ******* **** ***** products. *** *** *******, ******* *** QEL / **** *******."

********

*********** *** ******** **** ********* ** integrators ****** *** ******* *** *** Duprin ******.

*********** *** ********* ***** ****** ***** affordability *** *********** ** *********. ***** were **** ******** ***** ***** ******' long-term ****** ********.

  • "********. **** ***** *** **** ***** of **** ***** *** **** **** cheap *******."
  • "********, **** ******* *** ******* **** term"
  • "** ***'* ********* ******* *** ***** on *** ********, *** ** ****** Schlage **** ** **. **** **** to **** * **** ** ****** fit *** *****."
  • "******* - **** **** ** *** market - **** ****"
  • "******* **, ** ** *******, *** industry ********."
  • "*******, ******."
  • "* **** *** ******* / ******** brand *** * ***'* **** * lot ** ********** **** * ***** range ** ******."
  • "*******, ************, *** **** ** ***********."
  • "*******. ***** ******** **** ** *********** issues."
  • "******* ****** **** ****."
  • "*******, ****** *** *** *******."
  • "***** *** ** *** **** *** to ************* *** *************, *** ****** strikes *** * ***** ******. *** and ** **** **** ******* ******, come ** **** ******** *** **** can ** ***** ******** ** ********* solenoid ** *******."
  • "*** ****** *** ******** ** *** locks"
  • "*** ****** *** **** ****, **** Luck. "
  • "** *** *** ****** **** *** good *** ***'* ****** ******* ****."
  • " *** ****** *** **** * very ***** ******* **** (******) *** pretty ********."

******** *** **+ ****** ** *** portfolio ** *********. **** ******* ******/**** brands **** **** ******* *******:

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********/******* *** ************* ** *** *** *********** ** HID/Mercury *** ********* * ****** **** ******.

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*** ****** ** *********** *** ******** preferring ***** **** ******** ********** ** 2020, **** *** ******* *** ***** of *** ***** ********* ********* ******* up *% ** *****.

***** *** *** ****** **** ***** cited *** *******'* ******** ******* *** range ** *****.

  • "*********. **'* **** *'** **** *** years"
  • "** *** * *** ** **********. It ***** ** ** ****** **** and **** ******** ******."
  • "*********, * **** ***** ***** **** design *** **** ***** *******."
  • "**********. ******** *** ***** *********."
  • "*** - **** ******* - ***********."
  • "********* **** ***** * **** ******* of ******* ******* ** *** *** installation."
  • "*** ***** **** *********. *'** **** them *** *** **** **+ ***** in ***** ********** (******, *** ********) and **** *** **** *******."
  • "***. *******, ****-***** *****, *** **** to *******."
  • "****/********* ****** ****. **** ** ******** IC **** ******** *** ******** *** door ******* ****** ** *** ***** and *** ** ******* ********. ******* end-users ** *** ********* ******** ******** as ******** ******* *********** *******."

********* *** ** ****** ** *** portfolio ** *********. **** ******* ******/**** brands **** **** ******* *******:

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Comments (2)

*** *** * *** *** **** questionnaire? * ***'* ******* *** ***** brands ******* *** * ****, **** less * ****** ****, **** ***** hand ********** **** ***** *** *** way.

**** *** **** ** *******, ***** compatible, ****** **** ********* ** ****** and *******, * ***'* *** **** for ******* ***** ** *** ****, with **** ****** ******* *** ** some ***** ********* **** ** **** .02 ** *** ****.

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******, * **** ****** ***** **** you *** *** ** ** ******* them, ** ** ****** ********* **** an ***** **** ****. ** **** email ** **** *** **'* ******* only **** *** ** ***** ** that *** **** ****** *** ** miss **.

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