Access Basics

PIN Security for Adminstrators

Daniel Bailin
May 18, 2022

PINs (Personal Identification Numbers) have proliferated virtually every aspect of modern life. You use them to open your smartphone, pay for purchases with your debit or credit card, gain access to your home or office building, and so much more. These codes are often four to six digits and are commonly used to identify you…

Cloud-Based Access Control: The Benefits Are Crystal Clear

Molly Worth
May 11, 2022

Recent decades have seen the emergence and adoption of new technologies come at a hyper-speed pace. Just think about the release of the first touchscreen smartphone, Apple’s iPhone, in 2007. Fast-forward to today and nearly everyone has their own smartphone. Without a doubt, technology’s rapid pace will march on due in large part to the…

Common Access Control Questions Answered

Molly Worth
March 1, 2022

If you’ve started to venture into the ever-evolving landscape of proptech, you likely have questions. The experts at RemoteLock, a leading provider of access control software, have fielded their fair share of questions since the company’s founding in 2011 from multifamily operators, vacation rental managers, commercial building owners and more. Here, we’ve rounded up some…

What is Keyless Entry?

Daniel Bailin
January 19, 2022

PINs, Key Cards, Smartphone Access: How to Decide Which is Right for Your Property Did you know ancient Romans used to wear keys around their necks as jewelry? It was a sign of affluence and meant you had treasure or property to protect. While safeguarding your valuables is still vitally important to just about anybody…

26 Terms You Should Know About Access Control

Molly Worth
January 13, 2022

Whether you’re working in property management or the vacation rental industry, you may have engaged in a conversation recently about access control. If you felt that everyone knew precisely what they were talking about–except you–then you’ve come to the right place. Here, RemoteLock has compiled an essential glossary of terms. Read on to ensure you…