Allegion Releases Engage, Assa Aperio Competitor

Author: Brian Rhodes, Published on Oct 29, 2014

Wireless locks are one of the fastest growing segments of access control.

The biggest player in this market today is Assa Abbloy with their Aperio platform.

Now, one of Assa's top competitors, Allegion (the Ingersoll Rand Spin Off), is releasing their own line, Engage.

In this note, based on feedback from Allegion, we break down the features, price, limitations and competitive positioning of this release.

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