Archive – 2020

Keri's Most Popular Items in Stock and Ready to Ship

Inventory Update

  • May 22, 2020

Recent economic and logistical developments based on the Covid-19 global pandemic, have caused many security manufacturers to come-up short on inventory.  These shortages may be based on any variety of  impediments, such as:  shipping, supply chain issues, manufacturing stops, customs, domestic closures and/or cutbacks.  Keri Systems has avoided this issue on all our most popularly requested items, through unwavering attention to our supply chain and inventory levels, even in anticipation of the pandemic.

Stimulus Package Benefits to Security Sales and Upgrades

COVID-19 Stimulus Law “Phase 3”

  • March 31, 2020

As March comes to a close, we’re seeing the contents of a major stimulus package signed into law, unpacked and interpreted by businesses throughout the United States. Phase 3 of the Coronavirus assistance package introduces several significant benefits to the Security Industry, which should benefit both installing dealers and facility owners/managers. Some of these changes enable businesses to write off costs associated with interior improvements to a facility, instead of having to depreciate those improvements over the 39-year life of a building. 


Notice to Keri Customers and Partners on the Coronavirus epidemic

A Few Reassurances

  • March 11, 2020

For several years now, Keri has engaged in the practice of utilizing satellite offices and extensive work-from-home policies.  It is a fact, that for some time now, Keri employees have spent a very small portion of their time in close quarters with one another, as we are a totally networked, global organization.  Keri also has very limited exposure to products and services from China. There is no way to be completely safe from contact with this virus, but rest assured that Keri’s regular and existing practices are well ahead of the safety curve...

Will the Coronavirus Affect Keri's Supply Channel?

  • Feb. 25, 2020

The coronavirus is disrupting shipments and production of products in every industry. Manufacturers in various related security industries began broadcasting warnings to their constituents about delays in shipments and shortages of inventory, and we have heard word of several of our competitors experiencing shortages and not being able to ship orders. With all this going on, we've recently been fielding some questions from our access control customers...

Access Control for Multi-Family at ISCW 2020

ISCW Booth 23109

  • Feb. 19, 2020

Keri Systems is excited to bring ConfluenceTM Cloud Solutions to the market for users managing multi-family properties. Visitors to our booth at ISCW 2020 will be the first to see demonstrations of our Cloud Technology and SaaS based security service models. In recent years, Keri has focussed on serving the needs of multi-family facilities, through our partnership with Allegion. Confluence® is is Keri’s cloud solution that was specially developed to manage Allegion Wireless Locks...


Notice for Customers using Mercury Products

  • Feb. 18, 2020

Note to all Keri Customers using Mercury LP1501, LP1502, LP2500, LP4502 Intelligent Controllers. These controllers will not handle leap year properly and will report date and time incorrectly after February 29th 2020. This does not affect controllers deployed in Legacy Mode….only Native Mode.  When run in EP emulation mode, they work correctly. To avoid functionality problems in systems with this equipment, you must update all LP Intelligent Controllers to firmware version before March 1st, 2020...

ISCW 2020

Booth 23109

  • Jan. 21, 2020

Visitors to the Keri Booth 23109 at ISCW 2020 will be the first to see new and previously unannounced products that exemplify Keri's dedication to the future of Integrated Security. You'll see examples of our partner relationships and strong working integrations designed for the needs of Multi Family properties. Also get a first-hand look at how our integrations with 12 hardware platforms make Keri capable of providing an entire ecosystem of integrated protection to any facility.