Key Cabinet and IOT (Internet of Things)
What do key cabinets, electronic key tethers and IOT (Internet of Things) have to do with key loss prevention? Check out the February edition of Locksmith Ledger International’s article on Institutional Application of Key Cabinets. The article details a variety of institutions from colleges and universities to health care facilities to government agencies and their unique requirement for key control. A variety from simple to complex key cabinets are also featured with cost per key ranges and features to aid in selecting the best key cabinet to provide security to valuable master keys. The article also features the Gravity electronic key tether which is a beneficial supplement to key cabinets. While the key cabinets secure master and critical keys while not in use, the Gravity secures the master and critical keys to the user and prevents key loss while in the field. The combination of a key cabinet that fits the needs of the institution plus the utilization of the Gravity by personnel in the field provides the ultimate in key control protocols.