Yale nexTouch™ Keypad Access Lock Yale nexTouch Keypad Access Lock Adds a New Layer of Security to Commercial Facilities NEW HAVEN, CT – August 1, 2016 – Yale Locks & Hardware is proud to introduce nexTouch™ Keypad Access Lock, the next generation of keypad access control. This ANSI/BHMA Grade 1 certified cylindrical lock is a simple access control solution that provides stand-alone security to a wide range of commercial spaces. In addition to its flexibility as a stand-alone lock, nexTouch provides a modular solution that can be easily upgraded with plug-in technology modules to meet a variety of applications. nexTouch is available with either a capacitive touchscreen or pushbutton keypad, offering a more tactile experience. Other features include privacy mode, enabling the exterior keypad to be temporarily disabled by the user from the inside; 9V battery power backup, which allows the lock to be recharged with just the touch of a battery; and support of up to 500 user codes, easily managed with effortless voice-guided programming. Due to its modular design, users can readily upgrade nexTouch to a more advanced and scalable solution as their security requirements grow and change. Optional upgrades include the Multi-Family Solution featuring cloud-based Yale Accentra™ software that uses Data-on-Card technology, or ZigBee and Z-Wave capability for small businesses that want to integrate nexTouch into an alarm or automation platform. “What’s missing in the commercial market is a flexible, affordable and also innovative access control solution,” said Tom Harris, General Manager, Yale Commercial. “That’s what nexTouch provides — a cost-effective solution for managing access that offers security and control, and the opportunity to easily upgrade to more advanced systems if and when needed.” For more information about the Yale nexTouch, visit www.YaleLocks.com/nexTouch.