From Design to Implementation & Management White Paper

From Design to Implementation & Management White Paper

Explaining master key systems to the general public is no easy feat, let alone writing an in depth ‘how to’ guide from design to implementation in layman’s terms. Written by some of Davcor’s most knowledgeable and experienced professionals, this whitepaper is as thorough as it is informative. Geoff Plummer, Executive Business Manager for EVVA, SmartLock Safe Locks and EKA CyberLock together with Aaron Lincoln and Daniel Hillman both National Business Development Managers, and supported by five Davcor sales staff all of whom are former locksmiths and combined have almost 200 years of industry knowledge, have done a fantastic job in outlining master key systems and should assist in making this decision process a little less daunting.

Implementing a master key system is not a decision to be taken lightly, nor is replacing an existing master key system. There are a multitude of things to consider, and due diligence must be conducted for all facets of the process including but not limited to, auditing your existing master key system to see if it is compromised, to choosing the right locksmith for your organisational needs. This white paper intends to highlight the process from beginning to end, assisting you to make informed decisions that best suit your requirements.

This comprehensive white paper will include topics such as:

  • When is the right time to replace your master key system
    • Master key system audit
  • System design elements and consideration
    • Types of systems
    • Research; key system suitability
  • Implementation methodologies and challenges
    • Choosing a product category
    • Selecting a partner to work with
    • Site Surveys
    • Records
    • Installing the system
  • Maintaining the health of your system
    • Key management software
    • Cylinder and hardware maintenance