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The D5 SMART Blog: 5 Reasons to Get the D5 SMART Right Now

The D5 SMART Blog: 5 Reasons to Get the D5 SMART Right Now

When our brand new D5 SMART sliding gate motor was launched to an eager public at the CENTURION-hosted Access Automation Expo earlier this year, it was presented as a “blockbuster” product and, like a true blockbuster, it is reshaping and redefining the “genre” in...

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The D5 SMART Blog: Longer Battery Standby Means Less Worry

The D5 SMART Blog: Longer Battery Standby Means Less Worry

As South Africans, load shedding has become such a big part of our lives that it has spawned an entirely new brand of local meta-humour predicated on poking fun at the paucity of power. But, while we may make light (pardon the pun) of an increasingly dire situation,...

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CENTURION Door Automation: The Best Long-term Performance

CENTURION Door Automation: The Best Long-term Performance

You know that euphoric, elated feeling you experience when you dig into a huge piece of chocolate cake or finish a big assignment at work? That’s your brain’s reward centre at work; or, more specifically, the presence of elevated levels of dopamine, the...

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The D5 SMART Blog: Let’s Talk About Safety

The D5 SMART Blog: Let’s Talk About Safety

Imagine, for just a moment, that you’re in the market for a new car. You’ll probably take into consideration things like fuel economy, spaciousness and after-sales support. But we’re willing to bet that there’s one thing that’s hundred percent non-negotiable,...

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From Evolution to Revolution: The Genesis of the D5 SMART

From Evolution to Revolution: The Genesis of the D5 SMART

Apple co-founder Steve Jobs once said that he wanted to “make a ding in the universe”. This was a powerful expression of his sincere desire to innovate, to disrupt and to create a brand that would revolutionise technology and reshape society. In 2020, seventeen...

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The D5 SMART Blog: Why the Speed of Your Gate is Important

The D5 SMART Blog: Why the Speed of Your Gate is Important

As you turn the corner into your street, memories of the workday start to fade into the background as your head starts to fill with thoughts of home: what to cook for dinner; getting the kids bathed and ready for bed; a birthday gift that you still need to wrap. You...

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The D5 SMART Blog: Theft Protection

The D5 SMART Blog: Theft Protection

Gate motors are the latest domestic appliances to be targeted by criminals, with thieves cutting a swath across South African suburbs and sometimes hitting several homes and even neighbourhoods in a single night of banditry. There have been reports of residents having...

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Introducing SMART TV: The Official Channel of the D5 SMART

Introducing SMART TV: The Official Channel of the D5 SMART

Since first being introduced in 2005, streaming video site YouTube has become the world’s leading online source of cross-generational information and entertainment with over 1.9 billion logged-in monthly users. Not only has the site given content producers a platform...

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4 Benefits of Automatic Doors

4 Benefits of Automatic Doors

Providing a safe and comfortable environment for employees and clients is an integral and indispensable part of any enterprise. It is becoming increasingly important to optimise the various ecologies in which people work and relax, weaving ergonomics and convenience...

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5 Reasons to Attend Access Automation Expo 2020

5 Reasons to Attend Access Automation Expo 2020

Access Automation Expo 2020 kicked off in Durban on the 20th February and, by all accounts, the event was a home run with roughly five-hundred security and access control professionals coming through to witness the unveiling of our most innovative gate motor yet, the...

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Our Favourite Products from the Past Decade

Our Favourite Products from the Past Decade

Whereas much of the world entered the new millennium with a fair amount of trepidation, by the time the 2010s rolled around we had built up enough momentum to be catapulted into a new age of technological innovation. Y2K anxiety had long since subsided, no cataclysmic...

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Going Away? Let our G-ULTRA Range Look After Your Home

Going Away? Let our G-ULTRA Range Look After Your Home

If you plan on either visiting family or your favourite holiday destination this festive season, you will be looking forward to relaxing and spending some quality time with your loved ones. Taking a break from the pressures of work in a fresh setting can be truly...

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The D5 SMART Blog: 5 Reasons to Get the D5 SMART Right Now

When our brand new D5 SMART sliding gate motor was launched to an eager public at the...

The D5 SMART Blog: Longer Battery Standby Means Less Worry

As South Africans, load shedding has become such a big part of our lives that it has spawned an...

CENTURION Door Automation: The Best Long-term Performance

You know that euphoric, elated feeling you experience when you dig into a huge piece of chocolate...

The D5 SMART Blog: Let’s Talk About Safety

Imagine, for just a moment, that you’re in the market for a new car. You’ll probably take into...

Thinking SMART: How the D5 SMART is Changing the Face of Access Automation

Against the heady backdrop of what some scholars are calling the Golden Age of Innovation, an era...

From Evolution to Revolution: The Genesis of the D5 SMART

Apple co-founder Steve Jobs once said that he wanted to “make a ding in the universe”. This was a...

The D5 SMART Blog: Why the Speed of Your Gate is Important

As you turn the corner into your street, memories of the workday start to fade into the background...

The D5 SMART Blog: Theft Protection

Gate motors are the latest domestic appliances to be targeted by criminals, with thieves cutting a...

Introducing SMART TV: The Official Channel of the D5 SMART

Since first being introduced in 2005, streaming video site YouTube has become the world’s leading...

5 Reasons to Attend Access Automation Expo 2020

Access Automation Expo 2020 kicked off in Durban on the 20th February and, by all accounts, the...

This Valentine’s Day, You’ve Got a Date with Peace of Mind

From Shelly to Shakespeare to Sia, the power and beauty of...

(Not) Home for the Holidays? Meet Your New House-sitter

Home Alone is arguably one of the most beloved holiday movies of all time. In the film – which was...

Holiday Security Tips 2019

To borrow a line from Swedish rock band Europe’s diabolically catchy 1986 hit: it’s the final...

Let CENTURION Door Automation Open Doors for Your Business

Businesses are inexorably bound by what is known as the macro environment, which can be defined as...

Product Spotlight: A1000 Sliding Door Automation

If recent design trends in consumer electronics are anything to go by, technology can be...

Product Spotlight: A951 Swing Door Automation

Humanity has been intertwined with technology for thousands of years. It is a part of our overall...

4 Ways That Turnstiles Will Make Your Business Run More Efficiently

If you’ve ever undertaken a business or communications course, chances are that you’ve come across...

Think of Easy Setup and Diagnostics

The written word – that is, the expression of language through letters - has been around for ages...

The New Home of Access Automation in the Western Cape

The legendary beauty and splendour of the Mother City, together with its relaxed pace and famously...

Our Most Popular Courses: What You Can Expect

We offer a wide range of product training courses covering our most popular access automation...

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