Electronic Locking Systems: An Update and a Look Forward

Griswold, Paul
October 2001
Hospitality Upgrade;Fall2001, p1
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the importance of electronic locking systems in hotel industry in the U.S. It says that electronic locking system is essential in increasing the security in hotels as well as guest security and employee security. It mentions two types of electronic locking systems including stand-alone locks and online systems which consist of battery-powered locks, central personal computer and key encoding devices, and wiring and infrared transmitter respectively.


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