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Welcome to your one-stop resource for all things CENTURION. As leaders in gate automation and access control, we’ll be using this blog as a platform to engage with you and keep you up to date with our latest products, industry-related news and company developments.

Making Your Life Easier with Free Data

Making Your Life Easier with Free Data

Do you remember the first mobile phones that were commercially available around the early 2000s? They were big, clunky and largely utilitarian. You could make and receive calls, send SMS text messages (remember those?) and possibly lose a couple hours playing Snake....

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What You Can Do with Free Data

What You Can Do with Free Data

Most scholars agree that, in the Digital Age, information has become our main form of currency and, as the principal force behind economic, social and cultural development, this certainly appears to be the case. Indeed, with the advent of the Internet and the World...

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Centurion Systems is Making Life Easier for Installers

Centurion Systems is Making Life Easier for Installers

Whenever you buy something, whether a microwave oven, mobile phone or motorcar, you forge a relationship – not only with the person or business selling you the item, but also with the manufacturer. And, like all healthy relationships, this one is built on trust. You...

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The New D5 SMART: The Intelligent Choice

The New D5 SMART: The Intelligent Choice

Among CENTURION’s oeuvre of gate automation solutions spanning more than three decades, the latest addition to the company’s pantheon stands out as its magnum opus; a gate motor built for speed and performance, crafted for excellence, ruggedly robust and endlessly...

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Make Your Life Easier with CENTURION Solar-Ready Solutions

Make Your Life Easier with CENTURION Solar-Ready Solutions

Solar power is being touted as one of the best and most robust alternative energy solutions, and with good reason. Not only is solar naturally replenished by the Earth’s own resources, but it can be used to provide power in remote locations where electricity from a...

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Solar-compatible Solutions from CENTURION

Solar-compatible Solutions from CENTURION

The English novelist and poet Roman Payne – now residing in sun-kissed North Africa – said it best when he wrote: “O, Sunshine! The most precious gold to be found on Earth!” Indeed, Earth’s lone star and its quasi-mystical qualities have been a source of inspiration...

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5 Benefits of Solar for CENTURION Products

5 Benefits of Solar for CENTURION Products

While the popularity of solar power as an alternative energy source has certainly soared in the last couple of decades, harnessing the power of the sun has a long and storied history dating back to the 7th century B.C., when our ancestors cooked their food on fires...

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Feel Empowered with the New D5 SMART

Feel Empowered with the New D5 SMART

When Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel crooned and harmonised their way into folk music history with “The Sound of Silence”, featuring the now-famous lyrics, “hello darkness, my old friend”, they certainly weren’t singing about load-shedding, but rather solemnly...

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Dual-Battery Backup: Double Your Peace of Mind

Dual-Battery Backup: Double Your Peace of Mind

We all know that there are times and situations where being punctual is everything. Whether it’s to make a good first impression, or to maintain the equilibrium of our daily routine, no one likes running late or, even worse, being rendered completely unable to make an...

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CENTURION Door Automation: Safe and Sound(less)

CENTURION Door Automation: Safe and Sound(less)

Whether customers or employees, people are the lifeblood of any organisation. Sure, a business might make furniture, fix computers, or, as in our case, manufacture industry-leading security equipment, but, in the end, it’s flesh and blood human beings that make the...

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CENTURION Door Automation: An Energy-saving Solution

CENTURION Door Automation: An Energy-saving Solution

When technology first became the primary propellant behind societal progress at the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, it was largely a matter of utility, of the ends justifying the means. The innovations of the day were resource-heavy and devoured power with a...

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The D5 SMART: New Features

The D5 SMART: New Features

Technology is constantly changing and evolving. We are forever making new discoveries, breaking new ground, innovating and exploring. To quote the celebrated English poet and painter William Blake (1757-1827): “What is now proved was once only imagined”. Indeed, in a...

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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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Introducing the SMART Way of Managing Remote Controls

Transmitter, clicker, key fob…whatever you call it, your remote control is a symbol of home,...

MyCentsys Pro: Your All-Access Past to the Best D5 SMART Content

When two of the hottest innovations of the past 20 years converge, you know you have a winner....

Get Free, On-the-Go Access to the SMART Knowledge-Base

If that timeless aphorism “knowledge is power” (scientia potentia est, in its original Latin form)...

MyCentsys Pro: Helping You to Future Proof Your Business

In an age characterised by rapid, unprecedented technological evolution, consumers and business...

Super-Fast, SMART Setup with MyCentsys Pro

If you’re like most (if not all) access automation installers, or any tradesperson for that...

Diagnostics Made SMART with MyCentsys Pro

Do you remember going to the doctor as a kid and him or her telling you in a kindly, sympathetic...

MyCentsys Pro: The Intelligent Choice to Make Your Life Easier

  In an increasingly advanced society, technology has become a sort of framing device, a companion...

Beware the Ides of March? Not with Our Security Solutions!

In William Shakespeare’s famous play Julius Caesar, a soothsayer warns the emperor to “beware the...

Love is in the Air with the WiZo-Link

Valentine’s Month is coming to an end, and we’ve had our fill of chocolates, oversized teddy bears...

Showing Some Love to Our GSM Range

In 1992, author and radio talk show host Dr Gary Chapman released his highly influential and...
All the ways to love your CENTURION

All the Best CENTURION Products to Love this Valentine’s Month

What’s love got to do, got to do with it, legendary pop diva Tina Turner wanted to know in the...

All the Ways to Love the D5 SMART this Valentine’s Day

“How do I love thee? Let me count the ways…” Indeed, Victorian poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning...

2021 Welcome Letter

Please allow me to preface this letter by wishing you a happy and prosperous New Year. We at...

Award-winning SMART technology

Award-winning SMART technology Since its development and launch, we have firmly believed that the...

2020 in Review: A Letter from CENTURION MD Richard Rohman

2020 will go down in history as the year of COVID, the global pandemic that started in the Wuhan...

D5-SMART Training

CENTURION D5-SMART TrainingCenturion Systems Pinetown is proud to present our...

PRESS RELEASE: Centurion Systems to Unveil New Product at Access Automation Expo 2020

Centurion Systems will this year be hosting its third Access Automation Expo, with dates confirmed...

5 Reasons Why the D5-Evo is South Africa’s Favourite Gate Motor

In these turbulent, uncertain political and economic times – with countrywide protests calling for...

WiZo-Link: Wireless Automation and Security

In this age of digital packet switching, semiconductors and self-driving cars, anyone could be one...

G-REMOTE: Unleash the Power of the ULTRA Range

From learning a new language to ordering food, this is Generation App. Always dreamed of playing...

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