Smart Locks: Accessibility Leads to Adoption

Connected home-security solutions offer an obvious value proposition: the ability to access realtime data about your home or business, even when you’re not there. Perhaps this is why these solutions are catching on among consumers and why device and solution providers are working to offer more innovative, value-added solutions to today’s connected public.

Two high-profile companies when it comes to home security, Schlage — an Allegion brand — and recently announced a collaboration that could enhance consumers’ access to a complete, connected-home ecosystem. Thanks to the collaboration, Schlage’s Z-Wave-enabled electronic locks will be integrated with’s connected-home platform. offers a range of connected-home solutions and devices and works with partners to deliver high-value solutions to its customers. By integrating Schlage’s suite of Z-Wave locks, customers will have more options when it comes to keyless control and the ability to monitor in/out activity remotely via connected device. … (Read more)