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INSOMNIAC® CIA self storage access control systems give you total control of a single facility or thousands of properties from anywhere.
The perfect access control solution in one all-inclusive package. Your tenants need mobile access, your facilities need access gate keypads, and you need an easy way to manage it all.
INSOMNIAC CIA Keypads
Personalize your system with access control gate keypads for every size and style of self storage facility.
IoE Control Center
Build a system that meets your needs with our lineup of customizable keypad hardware below.
INSOMNIAC CIA offers wired or wireless access keypads for easy installation and maintenance in a variety of indoor and outdoor applications. Every keypad includes a state-of-the-art organic LED (OLED) display to help you clearly communicate with your tenants. Weather-resistant and tamper proof for reliable property security, CIA contact keypads offer a flexible, scalable solution to manage your facility access needs.
A full-size access gate keypad with OLED display and customization options.
A compact access keypad with OLED display for easy application in small spaces.
“CIA solved our requirement for a cloud-based access control solution and provides us with tenant behavior data to better understand our customers and their activity on site. The Storage genie app was just frosting on the cake!”
— Ben Hendricks, Vice President of Five Star Storage
Flexible, efficient, reliable. Make managing your self storage property or portfolio a breeze with industry-trusted, cloud-based technology.
Storage Genie grants your tenants hands-free, secure access to your self storage property. The app uses the built-in Bluetooth Beacon technology in your self storage access gate keypads to deliver touchless access to your tenants. Once setup, your tenant can gain access to your property anytime they are in range of a keypad without opening the app. Plus, you can offer your tenants mobile payments, a record of their access history and an easy way to contact your facility.
The OpenTech IoE platform is based on four primary components; a centralized data structure for collecting data from any device or source, business analytics tools for learning from the data, the ability to monitor and control both proprietary and third-party devices, and a comprehensive notification service based on customizable alerts and triggers.
OpenTech IoE includes an open API so any property management software, call center, or other applications can easily integrate with the platform.
Coming Soon! Provide access control and additional security to both occupied and vacant units to enhance your property and customer experience.
SmartDoor helps you track foot patterns at your office when it’s open or closed. Monitor how many times the door opens each day, receive alerts when the office isn’t open on time, and discover how often people attempt to visit your office but the door is closed.
With this easy-to-use self-service terminal, customers can make a payment or rent a unit at their convenience, regardless of whether a manager is available or your facility is open. Live support is always available for your tenants via call center Storage Counselors.
Connect your existing CCTV cameras to a smart, prevention-based security system. Using artificial intelligence and a Virtual Security Team, you can detect, prevent and alert authorities to crimes before the damage is done.
Address gate operator issues before they impact tenants or create a security situation. Receive alerts when a gate does not open or close when requested, or is forced open or closed manually.
Coming Soon! Captivate your customers with customized messaging to distribute content and drive attention- grabbing displays.
Save on your HVAC expenses – monitor and control the temperature at your facility from any location. Adjust your thermostat remotely and receive alerts when temperatures or humidity levels change.
Call center agents can remotely control access to a storage facility with INSOMNIAC™ CIA and offer superior customer service to your tenants when they’re locked in or out of the facility.
Use voice commands and an Alexa skill to perform tasks or receive information about your storage facility. Ask Alexa to ‘open the gate,’ ‘adjust the thermostat to 78 degrees’ or ask ‘how many tenants are currently on the property.’
Future Development: Manage your inventory and track tenant usage of onsite equipment.
Connect your third-party technology to our smart platform to create a custom platform that works for you – ask about our open API. Plus keep an eye out for future integrations coming soon!
Easily manage permissions for all access points at your facility. Quickly add or remove tenants, restrict access to certain buildings/areas, view tenant visit info and manage properties remotely.
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Our access control system addresses issues with older PC-based systems to improve your current access control protocols and integrates with existing hardware (or upgraded gate access control keypads) to streamline facility upgrades. INSOMNIAC® CIA also provides facility owners with key insights into user behaviors with real-time data visualization, access control keypads and reporting thanks to integration with the OpenTech IoE Control Center.
When it comes to INSOMNIAC® CIA installation, you can get all the support you need on our Dealers page, where you’ll find plenty of resources, including INSOMNIAC® CIA installation manuals, installation tips, or you can contact our support team directly here.
OpenTech’s system can assist you with everything from theft prevention and tenant activity/behavior to water/moisture detection and HVAC control. CIA grants you access to the OpenTech IoE, a smart platform to help you integrate any software, service or device for greater operational insights and control. Connect your access control, security, unit alarms, thermostats, call center and more for a seamless customer experience and critical business insights. Check out existing solutions uniquely designed for the self storage industry, and learn which of your third-party technology is currently compatible with our ecosystem of smart storage solutions.