How can I save energy in a smart building?
In this blog, we will show you in some examples how you can save energy and costs with smart technology in a smart building.
Keyless entry is the solution of the future when it comes to building access. In this blog, we will show you the benefits of keyless entry management.
The installer: Remco Bijma (ByRem)
As a qualified prevention advisor and Technician of Security Installations, Remco Bijma knows better than anyone else that every object and location presents different security risks.
Total Cost of Ownership when choosing for Openr
The barrier to purchase an intercom system is often the high initial hardware price. However, the Total Cost of Ownership is never considered in the decision process, as the cost of ownership is much lower with a flexible intercom system compared to a static intercom system.
5 cost savings when choosing The Flexible Intercom
The flexible intercom is starting to become increasingly popular among apartment dwellers, managers of multi-tentant buildings, and office and collective buildings The flexible intercom brings many different advantages over the traditional intercom. One of the most important benefits is the various types of cost savings you make.
Key management made easy
Building managers who still think in traditional terms when it comes to providing access sooner or later face the phenomenon of “lost keys. You or your tenants then have to search diligently for those keys. This can be time-consuming and stressful. As a result of lost keys, the property manager is also constantly having to adjust key plans for each handover. Wireless intercom from Openr puts an end to this time- and energy-consuming situation.
'In everything we do, we put people first'
LIFE-Europe is a privately held residential and commercial real estate company that invests in branded real estate concepts. In addition to its expertise, LIFE-Europe has a proven track record of identifying, managing and adding value to residential and commercial real estate projects in Europe. A conversation with asset manager Rob Stijnen.
Here's how to choose the best Openr access model for your tenants
Whether you are the manager or landlord of multi-tenant buildings, small-scale apartment buildings or student complexes; Openr’s wireless intercom system is ideal for all compact multifunctional complexes in which you want to provide tenants and visitors with every access convenience. Let’s take a look at some situations and which Openr access model best suits them.
Digital secure and reliable? Digital and wireless versus mechanical and wired
Intercom access control technology has not stood still in recent years. The latest generation of intercoms is digital, making them more innovative and smarter. Are you a tenant, manager, developer or owner looking for a new intercom system? Then read on and learn more about the security of digital and the convenience of wireless.
Intercom replacement? Have you ever considered a wireless intercom system?
Is your current traditional intercom system faulty or about to replace your intercom? Then take five minutes to orient yourself to a future-proof intercom system.
Smarter and better organized buildings through the collaboration of Bisner and Openr
Openr and Bisner offers a total solution that highlights the propositions of both Bisner and Openr. With Openr’s software, the Bisner app will be able to remotely control doors
This is what you save yourself and your customers with Openr & CES's total solution
In our previous blog, we discussed Openr’s partnership with CESNederland B.V. In this blog, we will elaborate on the benefits of this solution for property managers.
Cooperation Openr and CESNederland opens doors to new business
Recently, Openr entered into a partnership with CESNederland. This leading Apeldoorn-based company, which has been in business since 1840, specializes in mechanical and electronic locking systems for offices, industry, educational and government buildings. What the collaboration in total solutions will entail? We talked about it with Herman Hoexum, Operations Manager of CESNederland B.V.
The convenience of Openr Lite for small multi-use complexes
Whether it’s multi-tenant buildings with different functions on each floor, such as day care centers, offices and residences or small-scale apartment buildings and student complexes; Openr’s wireless intercom system is ideal for compact multifunctional complexes in which you want to be able to provide tenants and visitors with every convenience of access.
Access-as-a-Service; affordable access control for any office concept
Suppose you manage a floor in a building where you rent out a number of office spaces to entrepreneurs. Then you probably have little desire to have to invest in an expensive access system. Still, you want to provide tenants with easy and secure access to their workspace. Recognizable? Then Openr’s Access-as-a-Service package might be for you.
"You're a runt if you still stunt with keys!"
How to take a sustainable step toward healthy and happy work
You never take sustainable steps on your own, but rather together. That was a reason for Openr to become a partner of Smart Workplace, a knowledge platform established to take important steps towards a sustainable and healthy work environment. We are convinced that in this way we can learn a lot from each other and sustainable collaborations with other companies will arise.
Flexible offices are booming! But could it all be more sustainable?
Many building managers are busy remodeling. On the one hand, this is because existing tenants want to rent less square footage, due to more frequent working from home. On the other hand, those vacant spaces are being rented to an increasing number of start-ups or self-employed workers. They rent space there for a few months or pay a small amount per month to have a workplace for a few hours per week. And that has consequences…
Sustainable office and building management? Remote key management!
There is another thing that is sustainable when you use Openr. We wrote that in our previous blog. It has to do with the fact that property managers, building managers or property managers are also hybrid workers these days. They too want to be able to do their work around management anytime, anywhere. However, management is by no means always so environmentally friendly.
Openr in 23rd edition VG Vision Winter Guests
Any manager or owner of buildings, such as offices and housing complexes, knows how much cost and headaches are involved with simple basics. Paying excess costs over the management/maintenance of keys, access passes and intercom systems are a thing of the past with Openr. Read about Openr’s digital total solution in the new issue of Winterguests!
The experience of a 'happy tenant'…
Do you recognize the following situation? You arrive late to your appointment. To make matters worse, you can’t find a parking spot. Finally you arrive at the door. Which bell should I press? Then just call my contact person. There’s no answer, you can’t get in because the right nameplate is missing. What does this have to do with happy tenants? You can read about that here.
Why we want to open up certain issues….
The access and control market is in need of innovation! Digital keys never snake around and you can easily recreate them when you don’t remember login details or when a new tenant moves in. Read about the advantages of online key management and digital keys over physical keys here in our blog.
Openr welcomes Commercial Director Bas Braaksma.
Team Openr welcomes Bas Braaksma as Commercial Director. Bas Braaksma previously worked at real estate operator Merin. As Operational Manager, Bas was responsible for the flexible office concept Smart Office. During the interview between Bas Braaksma and Jan Belon he talks about his vision and what added value he can bring to Openr.
The 4 benefits of a wireless intercom for co-working spaces
For dynamic environments such as co-working spaces, Openr is a godsend. Where traditional systems often struggle to keep up with the speed of change, the wireless intercom offers a solution that fits these times. For co-working spaces, a wireless intercom is the ideal solution. In this blog we show you the 4 advantages of the wireless intercom for co-working spaces.
The 5 types of cost savings when choosing a wireless intercom
We have explained before that the wireless intercom provides several benefits. One of the most important benefits is the different types of cost savings you make. These cost savings can really make a huge difference. Now you’re probably asking yourself what cost savings we’re talking about. Read here in our blog what types of costs you can save with a wireless intercom.
Hospitality, a misunderstanding of wireless intercom at offices
It used to be perfectly normal to have a reception desk in your office building. This was done to welcome visitors with open hands. According to most, there is no hospitality without a reception, but is this really true? As far as we are concerned, this is a misunderstanding. Read here our second blog, of the series, in which we explain to you why there is hospitality in offices without a reception.
A flexible work environment with smart access
It seems a long way off before we are allowed to work in the office again in full, and it looks like hybrid working with a few home working days per week is here to stay. This requires a thorough flexibilization of the office environment. Read our blog here explaining what to look out for when setting up your office environment flexibly.
Price, a misunderstanding of wireless intercom at offices
The wireless intercom is an innovative product for offices. Yet innovations are not always immediately accepted in the market. Many traditional players cling to old solutions while customers are in need of innovation. Read here our first blog, of the series, in which we explain to you a misunderstanding about the price of the wireless intercom for offices.
The 5 advantages of a wireless intercom for apartments
The wireless intercom is becoming increasingly popular among apartment dwellers. The wireless intercom brings many different advantages. These advantages provide more convenience compared to the traditional intercom. Read our blog here where we explain to you the 5 advantages of the wireless intercom for apartments.
The 6 advantages of a wireless intercom for business centers
It is 2021: The Netherlands leads Europe in Internet access and the market penetration of smartphones in our country is a staggering 95%. And yet we still use plenty of mechanical keys and kilometers of analog cabling for building access. Read our blog post here where we explain to you the 6 advantages of a wireless intercom for company buildings.
Here are the 4 advantages of video intercom
We find that traditional intercoms need areas of improvement in terms of security. Examples include blurry screens, black and white screens and technical malfunctions. This can adversely affect the safety of residents because they cannot see who is at the door. Thanks to video intercom, such problems are a thing of the past. Read our blog about the 4 advantages of video intercom here.