Tuesday, 7 March 2017
Access Control Self-Service Revolution

Before 1916, if you wanted goods from a grocery store, you would hand a list of items to a clerk, who would then go through the store, gathering the goods on your behalf. And then, one fine day in Memphis, Tennessee, Piggly Wiggly opened its doors to the world.

Thursday, 21 July 2016  |  Admin
The Internet of Access Control

Internet of Things (IoT) technology has the potential to transform the way that Facilities Managers (FMs) manage buildings. It opens up a plethora of new choices for managing building services such as HVAC, lighting and, more recently, access control. But as Grant Macdonald, Managing Director of Codelocks, explains, FMs must be equipped to properly assess and adopt these new technology choices if they are to realise the potential benefits.

Wednesday, 16 April 2014  |  Codelocks Marketing
Training: why locksmiths need to stay ahead of the game

Over the last couple of years, we’ve had over 150 locksmiths attend our free training courses that we run at our HQ in Newbury. The majority leave with new skills and fresh ideas on how to improve the commercial success of their business. As a manufacturer of products, we’ve a lot to gain from the feedback we get when the locksmiths are here, and over this time we’ve built up some great

Tuesday, 15 April 2014  |  Codelocks Marketing
Intelligent Access Control

An important consideration in selecting a digital lock is the convenience of programming the access code. Technology changes have significantly influenced the way in which access codes are changed on digital locks. For example, to change the access code on most mechanical locks you have to
remove the lock from the door. With an electronic lock, you don’t have to – the codes can be
programmed via the keypad.

Wednesday, 20 November 2013  |  Codelocks Marketing
Physical Site Security

While many data centres use sophisticated biometric security and CCTV cameras to control access from the outside, they often use old-fashioned locks and keys to secure racks and cabinets on the inside.

Thursday, 10 October 2013  |  Codelocks Marketing
How Technology is Improving the Performance of the Electronic Digital Lock

During the last few years we’ve seen a rise in the popularity of standalone electronic digital locks as a means to control access within buildings.

Thursday, 26 September 2013  |  Codelocks Marketing
Taking Control of Access

Today, the access control market is thriving with an ever widening choice of products now also available. This expansion has been fueled by the increase in not only demand, but also legislation requiring access control of people moving through buildings, into restricted areas or access to stored products, records and equipment.

Wednesday, 24 July 2013  |  Codelocks Marketing
Unlock new business potential with locksmith training courses

In today’s tough economic climate, we all have to work harder to find new business opportunities.

Monday, 10 June 2013  |  Codelocks Marketing
Intelligent Access Control

Standalone digital locks have been available in the market for many years. During this time a wide range of products have been developed to meet different access control applications.