NEWS AND EVENTS
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Software & Firmware
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The First Success for 2N® Indoor Compact
Work with the best hardware. Our newest answering unit can boast its first success just several weeks after being introduced to the market!
Visit 2N Exhibitions—Also in Autumn
You can meet with 2N at nearly 30 exhibitions before the end of 2019—each offering the opportunity to try out our 2N IP intercoms, answering units and access readers.
09.08.2019 Special Offers
How to work with the latest 2N answering units?
Register now for our newest webinar (in English only) on answering units. Exploit their potential maximally.
Take Advantage of New Installation Option of 2N® IP Verso
Get better coverage of the area in front of your project’s entry doors. It’s simple with the new wedge backplate for the 2N® IP Verso and 2N® LTE Verso security intercoms.
Get the Most from New SW 2.6.0 for 2N® Lift8
Software 2.6.0 for the 2N® Lift8 offers a number of useful new functions. For example, forced GSM/UMTS registration depending on signal quality or modification of the administrative 2N® Service Tool and 2N® Lift8 Communicator application.
The Partnership between 2N and Carson in the MDU Market Is Working
Apartment buildings are making life simpler for their residents and their managers thanks to a constantly improving range of services.
2N® Indoor Touch 2.0: Similar, but a Step Ahead
A complex door communication system at home or in the office needs a reliable answering unit – the 2N® Indoor Touch 2.0. It may not look like it, but the inside of this unit has undergone substantial modifications.
Meet Us at GSX in Chicago
The Global Security Exchange exhibition (GSX, 8–12 Sep 2019) is one of the most important events worldwide focused on security technology. This year, find us at stand #533, which we will be sharing with our parent company Axis. Come greet us and test our latest access control solutions.
CEDIA Expo: Smart Technology and the Latest Products
At the start of September, we will be attending the CEDIA Expo in Denver (12–14 Sep 2019), one of the most important exhibitions worldwide for smart home technology. Come see us at stand #4403 and test our latest solutions for the residential market.
Take Advantage of our International Experience
Are you looking for not only a cutting-edge technological solution for your residential project but also a professional partner with international expertise and experience? Contact us! We have an extensive network of business partners and record of successfully implemented projects around the world and are members of several professional associations.
Increase Installation Security at a Discount Price
We have prepared a unique discount accessory bundle for you to go with the 2N® IP Verso, 2N® LTE Verso and 2N® IP Force intercoms. Using this combination of our accessories, you can increase security at entrance doors to the very highest level.
27.06.2019 Special Offers
Choosing the Right IP Intercom Has Never Been Easier
Save time thinking about which intercom and which model to use in your project. Introducing the new 2N Project Designer 1.0 configuration tool. You and your customers can use it to select the right 2N IP intercom models quickly and easily.
Verified: 2N® LTE Verso Is the Best Product for Integrators
We now have official confirmation of what we’ve known at 2N for some time. The 2N® LTE Verso is truly the best product for integrators and won the “Commercial Integrator BEST Award 2019”.
2N is a Member of the Prestigious CEDIA Association
In May we joined over 3700 first-rate professionals in the field of home technology from all over the world who are members of the CEDIA Association. Members include manufacturers, designers and integrators of system solutions for smart homes.
Installing IP Access Control in Offices is Easy with 2N
Progressive, reliable, IP – these were the requirements of the access control system sought by the management board of the IT Campus building in the German city of Braunschweig. Take a look at how 2N faced this challenge.
2N® Indoor Talk for Any Project and with Cost-Effective Management
The 2N® Indoor Talk is fully supported on the My2N portal. You can now easily use the 2N® Indoor Talk unit even on projects where the door intercom is connected to a different local network. New FW 2.26 will also help you save on costs thanks to remote management.
Three 2N Access Units 2.0 – Thousand Scenarios
Can you imagine a scenario where you would use the multi-technology 2N Access Unit 2.0? No idea? It doesn’t matter. We’ve prepared a case study to give you a few ideas for installation.
BT has joined forces with 2N: How will this benefit you?
2N collaborates with major companies such as BT. Adding a 2N IP access system to their unified cloud communications platform is simply a question of choosing from a drop-down list.
Take a Look at All Our Successful Projects
Are you looking for a solution for your project? Are you trying to convince your client about your qualities? Use our list of successful joint projects, which lays everything out in a clear, concise and relevant manner.
Introduce Your Customers to the Most Convenient Access Method
We are launching our new Touch mode access method for the 2N® Access Unit 2.0 Bluetooth & RFID, 2N® Access Unit Bluetooth and Bluetooth module for the 2N® IP Verso.
Even Faster and More Secure 2N® Access Commander 1.12
Introducing the new version of 2N® Access Commander software for bulk administration of access. Thanks to new functions, you can now even use it for installations with 10,000 residents. Working with it will still be smooth and easy for the administrator. This version also offers new functions to enhance your security solution.
Try the New Features of 2N Products with FW 2.26
Firmware 2.26 for IP intercoms and access control units foremost offers the unique Touch mode for Bluetooth readers. However, in addition you will undoubtedly also appreciate even easier configuration of intercoms thanks to the quick dial test button. Or changes to the setup of the home screen of the touchscreen display for the 2N® IP Verso.
Would you like to have objectively one of the best intercoms in the world?
Order the 2N® IP Verso. Our most sought-after IP intercom has been shortlisted for the AV Technology Awards competition in the category “AV Accessory of the Year”.
London calling! See you in June at IFSEC International!
IFSEC International (18–20 June 2019) is one of the world’s leading security technology trade fairs, and we are a regular exhibitor. Come and take a look at stand IF1130, where we will be presenting our latest additions in the field of access control.
Find Out what Can Be Achieved by Integrating 2N with Carson
Carson, a mobile app designed for residential building management, has joined forces with 2N. This application, which provides a comprehensive service for building administrators and residents, now also controls door communication thanks to 2N. Be inspired!
Use 2N Products for School or Town Security
We would like to remind you of some of our completed installations and inspire you in your future projects. 2N products can be used not only in residential buildings but also in commercial or public areas or for town security.
6 Best Opportunities to Meet 2N in Australia
Meet us in Australia in May, where we will be taking part in exhibitions from Perth to Brisbane. If you are interested in seeing and trying our products in person, or asking about potential solutions to your project, then drop by at one of our exhibitions. Our sales reps and technician will certainly be able to help you.
Get Inspired by Our Customers’ Successful Residential Projects
Are you stuck for ideas for your residential project? Take a look at how 2N products can be used in MDU market and treat your customers to more than just a doorbell.
Visit the 2N Stand at the Expo in Mexico
At the beginning of May, we will be presenting our new products at Expo Seguridad in Mexico City (7 – 9 May 2019). This is one of the most important exhibitions in the field of security technologies in Latin America.
Say Hello to the New, Affordable 2N® Indoor Compact Answering Unit
With the stylish and affordable 2N® Indoor Compact video answering unit designed especially for the residential market, you can significantly broaden your portfolio of answering units.
Another Successful Project: An Apartment Block in Vienna
A luxury residential complex of 53 apartment blocks in the Ottakring district of Vienna is another of the many projects secured by the cutting-edge technology of IP access control units and intercoms.
Include the Award-Winning 2N® Indoor Talk in Your Portfolio
Your customers will definitely appreciate the elegant 2N® Indoor Talk, which is now one of the top designer products in the world. The latest 2N answering unit received an award for its exceptional looks in the international iF Design Award competition in the Product – Building Technology category.
Come Try Out New Products from 2N at the Eltefa and The Security Event Trade Fairs
We will be presenting complete door communication solutions suitable for commercial and residential buildings, as well as the latest additions to our portfolio of IP intercoms and IP access control systems at both these trade fairs.
Take Advantage of Integration via 2N® Partner API
The new 2N® Partner API service offers you the advantages of cloud services from 2N for your own software and mobile applications.
Save Space and Money with New 2N Access Unit 2.0
Give your customers two access control technologies in one. As well as a RFID card reader, the 2N Access Unit 2.0 is also equipped with a touchpad to enter a PIN code or Bluetooth reader for access using a smartphone.
How to make operators lives easier with integration of 2N intercoms with VMS?
Watch interview with Radka Lachova, 2N technology partner manager, about the integration with Milestone VMS and its main benefits. 2N has implemented open standards and protocols and communicates today with more than 200 solutions.
Try Out 2N Solutions at the Securika Exhibition in Moscow
Securika (19-22 March 2019) is the largest trade fair in the field of security equipment in Russia. Come visit us at stand C337 in pavilion 2.3 and try out new products from our portfolio of IP intercoms and IP access control systems.
2N Is Ready for the New EN 81-28:2018 Standard for Its Lift Communicators
Last year, the EN 81-28:2018 standard was approved, providing updates to the requirements for new installations of emergency communication devices in lifts.
Power-Days and MADE: Drop by and have a chat with us in Austria or Italy
There will be two exhibitions taking place in the first half of March - Power-Days (13 - 15 March 2019) in the Austrian city of Salzburg and MADE (13 – 16 March 2019) in the Italian city of Milan.
Meet us at almost 100 events every year
Our Exhibition Calendar offers you the unique opportunity of finding out where we will be over the next four months. Meet up with us in person and come try our products!
Administer the 2N® IP Verso with display using Brivo Onair
Take advantage of the certified integration of the 2N® IP Verso with a cloud solution for access control from Brivo for commercial and other buildings.
Discontinuation of Sales of the 2N® EasyGate UMTS USB and 2N® OfficeRoute
There will be a reduction in the number of products in our portfolio of telecommunications systems at the end of January 2019.
Take a Look at the New Catalogue of 2N Products for 2019
With the arrival of the new year, we’ve prepared an updated intercom catalogue for you, which offers a comprehensive overview of 2N intercoms, access control systems and SIP audio.
2N® IP Verso Won CEDIA Award
2N IP intercom was awarded in the CEDIA Award competition for the Best Hardware.
How to benefit from trends on the MDU market according to 2N?
Take a look at our video with the Head of Product Management at 2N. He describes trends on the MDU market and presents some of the options offered by 2N solutions.
Build Amazing Project on 2N and Crestron Integration Partnership
2N recently became an official Crestron Integration partner. Provide your clients with safe and secure homes based on easy integration of 2N IP intercoms in Crestron smart home system.
We wish you a very Happy Holiday season and a peaceful and prosperous New Year.
Speakers Corner: 2N® Mobile Video for the Residential Market
Take a look at our new video in the Speakers Corner section on the 2N YouTube channel, where our distributor, Steve Collin from CIE-Group Limited gives his opinion on the use of the 2N® Mobile Video service on the residential market.
New FW 2.25 for IP Intercoms, SIP Audio and Access Control Units
New FW version 2.25 offers several new functions for IP intercoms, SIP Audio products and access control units. We have chosen the most interesting ones for you below.
Try Out the New Functions Offered by FW 2.25 for the 2N® Indoor Talk
FW 2.25, which has just been released for our stylish 2N® Indoor Talk answering units offers users new options for their use with a continuing emphasis on preserving simplicity and intuitive control.
Discover ultimate integrations with 2N products
Sometimes it's a tedious process to find integration features on product page, isn't it? But you know as well as we do that this key information makes you decide whether the product is a good fit for your installation or not. Let's unravel what changes we're working on to lighten up the process for you.
New Possibilities for Integration with the Savant System
Savant has launched its Entry Services product line based on integration with 2N IP intercoms and the 2N® Mobile Video service configuration provided to Integration professionals by the My2N portal. The Savant Entry Service provides a wide range of benefits offered by 2N IP intercoms and 2N cloud services, such as high-quality video, even at night, and the option of receiving notifications and taking video calls via the Savant mobile application.
2N is Heading to the ISE in Amsterdam
The Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) trade fair, which is being held from 5 to 8 February in Amsterdam, is the biggest event in the world in the field of AV technology and system integration. This year, you will find us at stand 9-B170 in the Smart Building section.
Announcement of Management Change in 2N
We’re pleased to announce that Michal Kratochvíl has been appointed as new CEO for 2N from January 1st. Oldřich Stejskal, the present CEO, has been elected as a member of the Board of Directors at 2N.
FW 1.14 for the 2N® SIP Mic - More Efficient Integration with AXIS Systems and Much More
The 2N® SIP Mic has received a range of improvements thanks to new firmware 1.14. Apart from integration with Axis systems, these include higher quality sound or automatic setting of microphone volume.
2N Solutions at the Intersec Exhibition in Dubai
Intersec (20–22 January, 2019) is one of the largest and most important global trade fairs in the field of security technologies. Come and visit us at stand S1-G09 and get acquainted with our new products!
New Version of the 2N® Mobile Video Application Released
The most reliable cloud service for receiving calls on mobile devices from intercoms with 2N® Mobile Video now features several new improvements.
2N Premiere at BAU 2019
The world-famous BAU exhibition will be kicking off in Munich at the start of the year (14 - 19 January 2019), and we will be there this year too. This will be our first time at the exhibition and we intend to use this to make a grand entrance.
Speakers Corner on the 2N YouTube Channel
We have prepared a new video format for you. We will be looking at current issues in the field of access control systems and beyond on our YouTube channel in the Speakers Corner section.
2N at the MATELEC Trade Fair in Madrid
The MATELEC trade fair, which will be held in Madrid on 13 to 16 November 2018, is the most important event in Southern Europe, not only in the field of electrical engineering and the electronics industry, but also in the field of construction. We will be demonstrating the latest products from our portfolio of IP intercoms and IP access control systems to visitors at our stand.
New 2N® IP Eye Application Version 1.1.5
We have just launched a new version of the 2N® IP Eye application, in which apart from new functions, we also focused on modernising the appearance of the application itself, increasing security and optimising user-friendliness.
New Products Introduced at the 2N Partners Meeting 2018
We took a closer look at products that were launched over the course of the year and introduced products that will be released onto the market in the near future at the 2N Partners Meeting, which took place at the end of September. Visitors had the opportunity to see new answering units and redesigned access units, plus much more in person.
Luxury Residential Complex under the Protection of 2N
Integration with home automation and other third-party systems – this was the requirement of the Corso pod Lipami residential complex for the access control system to protect its residents.
2N Partners Meeting 2018
The traditional, 13th Partners Meeting took place at 2N at the end of September and was attended by our distributors from around the world. The meeting took place at the company’s registered office in Prague.
No more detours - Find the nearest 2N distributor in a split second
It has never been easier for professionals such as resellers and integrators to find the nearest place to buy 2N products. We have recently launched our new online map of partners with better functionalities and design.
2N Products to Be Presented at Expoprotection in Paris
The Expoprotection trade fair, which will be held in Paris on 6 - 8 November 2018, is one of the largest and most important events in the field of security technologies, not only in France, but on a European scale. Once again, we will be demonstrating the latest products from our portfolio of IP intercoms and access control systems this year. Come and see why our products rank among the best in the world!
2N to Present its New Products in Scandinavia
The autumn exhibition season is in full swing, and we have a lot to do to make sure we prepare for all the exhibitions and presentation of the new products from our portfolio of IP intercoms and IP access control systems. From the list of upcoming exhibitions, the slightly unconventional EET Fun Expo in Norway and the SKYDD security equipment trade fair in Sweden are worth a mention.
Exhibition Calendar: Choose where We Can Meet
We attend more than 80 exhibitions in 35 countries around the world every year. Stay in the picture with our exhibition calendar, which we regularly update.
24.09.2018 Special Offers
Installation Videos on 2N YouTube
New installation videos available on the 2N YouTube channel. Among 2N’s many product and corporate videos, you will also find videos showing you how to correctly install or set up selected products.
Sacre Coeur Equipped with Czech Intercoms by 2N
188 modern residential units and 4 commercial premises are protected by an access control system by 2N. Sacre Coeur, a new residential complex in the centre of Prague, has subsequently won awards for its design in architectural competitions.
2N® Indoor Talk: The Latest Answering Unit
The latest answering unit from 2N has an attractive design and is easy to use. Presenting the 2N® Indoor Talk, an elegant, but affordable communicator for your home.
Firmware Full of Innovations for Lift Systems
The innovations brought by the new firmware for 2N® Lift1 and 2N® Lift8 lift communicators significantly increase user comfort and modify certain functions.
Enhanced Integration with Genetec Security Center
In its capacity as a certified technology partner of Genetec 2N offers the option to directly connect IP intercoms, access units and SIP audio products with the three core modules of the Genetec Security Center platform.
We’re Heading to Security Essen
Come and see us in Essen, Germany on 25–28 September. We’ll be presenting our portfolio of products for you to test personally at Security Essen.
2N Solution for Residential Market
With years of experience on the residential market, we can find solutions for family homes and spacious apartment buildings.
Take Advantage of Even Better Integration with Control4
In June 2018 2N released a new version of the Control4 driver for 2N branded intercoms. This version is focusing mainly on fixes of known bugs, stability and reliability of the driver. Our main goal of this release was to ensure solid integration with Control4 controllers, which installer and customer can rely on.
Get the Anti-Passback Function with 2N® Access Commander 1.11
The new version of 2N® Access Commander software 1.11 comes with the Anti-passback security function.
Firmware 2.24.0: New Features for 2N IP Intercoms
We have just released a new firmware for 2N IP intercoms and access units. Find out your possibilities following the products update.
2N to Present New Products at the CEDIA Expo in San Diego
Although summer is still in full swing, preparations are already being finalised at 2N for this year’s autumn shows. At the beginning of September, we’re heading to San Diego for the CEDIA Expo (6–8 September 2018), a leading event in home automation and technology. Visitors to the show will be introduced to new products from our portfolio of IP intercoms and IP access control systems in solutions designed for smart homes and buildings.
Securing Your Home While on Holiday
Returning from holiday full of energy, a real disaster could be waiting for you at home. The risk of burglary and theft in flats and houses increases enormously during the summer holiday season. Don’t give thieves a chance! As well as locks and smart sensors, you can also protect your home in summer using door intercom technology.
Discover the Improvements Brought by the New Firmware 3.4 for the 2N® Indoor Touch
We have just released version 3.4 of our firmware for the 2N® Indoor Touch answering unit. Starting from this version, installers and integrators can set up the whole unit remotely via the web interface, and unit security has also been enhanced.
Explore Integration Possibilities of 2N® Access Commander
Include 2N® Access Commander into your Integrated Security System and share the software’s data across all databases in your company automatically or integrate it with your CCTV. REST API, LDAP or CSV-file synchronization can do miracles in this matter.
Official Extension of 2N Product Compatibility with BroadSoft PBX
We are pleased to announce that 2N products which support the SIP protocol have successfully passed BroadSoft’s demanding certification process. After months of testing, confirmation was officially given of full interoperability with BroadWorks, the leading cloud branch exchange on the telecommunications market.
World-Class Casino Relies on 2N
A renowned international company running entertainment facilities opened a brand-new casino in Riga, Latvia. They were looking for a reliable access control system that would be simultaneously able to track their employees’ attendance. Eventually, 2N access control system was picked.
Integrate Our 2N IP Intercoms with RTI
Bringing the 2N IP intercoms into the RTI ecosystem allows users in residential and commercial environments to answer video calls and control doors from video-intercom-compatible RTI controllers.
2N products to be introduced in Australia
By the end of July, we will be presenting our products Down Under, specifically at the premiere Australian trade fair for security technology, the ASIAL Security Exhibition and Conference in Melbourne (25–27 July 2018). We will be introducing visitors to the latest additions in our portfolio of IP intercoms, response units and access systems.
New materials for engineers and architects
Many things are required when planning a residential project. Aimed directly at meeting those needs and to support architects and engineers, we are broadening our information materials covering 2N products.
Join the lucrative “2N Early Adopters” group
At LinkedIn, we’ve set up a “2N Early Adopters” group for our partners and 2N product enthusiasts. We will regularly share information with you about available beta versions of new 2N firmware and discuss features you think are missing in our products.
An Out-of-the-Box Solution for a Reliable Access System
The 2N® Access Commander Box is a compact mini-computer with preinstalled professional software that you can easily install yourself to handle your building access system. Simply unpack the computer and plug it in to a power supply and Ethernet. You’re now up and running to add your 2N devices into the system, create new visitors and manage their access rights. All this is handled via a user-friendly web interface.
Download Firmware 2.23.1 with Exceptional Functions
We have just released a new firmware version 2.23.1 for our IP intercoms, access control units and SIP audio products. This version lets you use previously unavailable functions, expands integration options and also offers support for newly released modules.
Get a new combo module for your Verso
Do you own the 2N® IP Verso, 2N® LTE Verso intercoms or are you about to install it? Then we have great news for you! Acquire any of the new multi-technology modules and save space within your door station. We have prepared a version with Bluetooth & RFID card reader and another with Touch Keypad & RFID card reader.
2N® IP Base expands its functionality
As of June 2018 we are expanding the possibilities for using our 2N® IP Base intercom. After upgrading to the latest firmware version 2.23.1, you gain access to advanced functions, the same as with other 2N IP intercom models with a camera.
2N to present new products at the IFSEC trade fair in London
We’re getting ready to present new items in our product portfolio at the IFSEC International trade fair in London in mid-June (19.-21.6.2018). This is one of the most important global trade fairs in security technology. Come and visit our stand E210 and try out the new additions to our portfolio of intercoms and access control systems.
16.05.2018 Special Offers
Discontinuation of the “Advanced replacement” service
To make our offer of services clearer for distributors, the “Advanced replacement” paid service was discontinued at the end of April.
2N Access System for Luxury Apartments
A former hospital was turned into luxury apartments and required a sophisticated access system using the latest technologies. The key requirement was integration with the Home Automation system by Control4. 2N was the obvious choice for a supplier.
11.05.2018 Special Offers
New Webinar Focusing on New IP Intercom and Access Control System Products
Join our webinar and find out what’s new in IP intercoms and access control systems! This time, we will be presenting our new 2N® LTE Verso and 2N® Access Commander Box products as well as new versions of our firmware and software.
New Brand Manual Presents a Uniform Visual Style for 2N
We have prepared a new brand manual consolidating 2N’s graphic style for internal and external communications and describing all the visual elements representing our company’s corporate identity. We consider consistent and controlled use of this manual as essential to presenting a strong and unified image of our company.
2N Products to Be Presented in the Republic of South Africa
Only a few weeks to go before the start of the Securex South Africa Trade Fair (22.–24.5.2018) in Johannesburg, the biggest event of its kind in Africa. Now a part of our tradition, 2N will also be taking part this year, the 25th year of the show, and present its latest solutions from the IP intercom and IP access control system portfolios.
2N® Access Commander 1.10.0: What new features does it offer?
New software 1.10.0 for 2N® Access Commander is now available and offers numerous improvements for all its users.
A Premium Catalogue for Planners
We keep designers, planners and integrators all in mind. It took us a while, but here is a new special catalogue where you will find all relevant information about 2N products.
Five Interesting Features in the New Firmware Version 2.23.0
We present the new firmware version 2.23.0 for our IP intercom products, access systems, and SIP audio. It offers users several new features, such as adding fingerprints directly via the 2N® IP Verso intercom’s biometric module, triggering a silent alarm with a fingerprint, and support for two RFID cards per user.
A Brand New Service for Technicians
What if 2N intercoms and access units could be configured remotely? What if you didn’t have to go anywhere and yet provide your customer with instant technical support? Without costs. This is precisely what the new 2N® Remote Configuration service enables.
10.04.2018 Special Offers
2N® Mobile Video Service for Project Prices
Are you planning to use the 2N® Mobile Video service in a project with a larger number of devices or a longer subscription period? Purchase this service by means of the 2N distribution network at advantageous project prices.
New Firmware Version 3.3 for 2N® Indoor Touch Provides Interesting Improvements
On the basis of feedback from the market, we have added several interesting functions to the new version of the firmware for the 2N® Indoor Touch communicator. This concerns, for instance, adaptive echo suppression, support of a video display from an external Axis IP camera or a user ring tone.
2N Introduces the World’s First LTE Intercom
Now you can own this absolutely unique intercom. The 2N® LTE Verso is our latest addition to the 2N family of door units that save costs, while providing all the features of its well-renowned IP brother.
April – a Month of Major Exhibitions
The beginning of spring at 2N is associated with several important trade fairs in different corners of the world. Apart from the ISC West exhibition in the USA, which we told you about earlier, we will be presenting our new products in the IP intercom and IP access control system portfolio at the Securex fair in the Polish city of Poznan, at Expo Seguridad in Mexico and at the Intersec exhibition in Saudi Arabia.
Discontinuation of sales of 2N® BRI Lite
Please be advised that as of 15 March 2018, sales of 2N® BRI Lite were discontinued due to production optimisation.
2N to Present Its Products at ISC West in Las Vegas
The gates of ISC West will be opening in just a few weeks’ time. This is the most important trade fair specialising in security technology in the USA. Once again, 2N will be presenting its new products from the IP intercom and IP access control system portfolio there.
Main Trends in the Field of IP Intercoms for 2018
Although most intercoms are currently analog, the market for IP intercoms grows approximately 15% annually and we expect in upcoming years IP devices will cover 50%. What are then the main trends in door stations for 2018?
2N Introduces Pressroom for Reporters
Pressroom is a new section of the 2N website offering the most important information for reporters in one place. See press releases, reference studies, videos, or media kits from the 2N environment. Pressroom is available at press.2n.cz.
2N Products in Award-Winning Retirement Village
Bournville Gardens Retirement Village with 212 apartments needed an extremely user-friendly access control solution. 2N products were ideal due to their simple-to-use nature and many valuable features. Not only for that were they chosen for this project.
23.02.2018 Special Offers
Online Chat with Technical Support
We’ve launched a new service for our partners and customers, CHAT WITH TECHNICAL SUPPORT, mostly designed for products from our IP intercom and IP access control system portfolio. This will be available on the technical support portal support.2n.cz on work days from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. (CET).
My2N Now with Immediate Synchronisation of Configuration and Partner APIs
With the release of the new 1.6.0 version, the My2N portal has undergone two important innovations. The first is immediate synchronisation of configuration and the other partner APIs.
2N to Present New Products at the Securika Trade Fair in Moscow
Securika (20–23.3.2018) has been the largest trade fair for security technology on the Russian market for many years, and 2N is a regular exhibitor. This year too, we will be demonstrating additions to the IP intercom and IP access control system portfolios to trade fair visitors.
6 Days at Light+Building 2018
For six days at the end of March, 2N will call the Frankfurt exhibition grounds home. Come see us at the 9.1 A91 stand during Light+Building 2018 trade fair from March 18-23 and test the new products we'll bring along.
New Intercom Catalogue
We have updated our intercom catalogue, which provides a comprehensive overview of all our products. The catalogue includes products from the 2N family of access control systems, intercoms and SIP audio.
2N Products to Be Presented in Madrid
After two years away, we are preparing for the SICUR security technology fair in the Spanish city of Madrid in the second half of February (20-23.2.2018). Once again, we are on the list of leading exhibitors in the field of access control and are already looking forward to demonstrating new products from our IP intercom and IP access control system portfolios to visitors at our stand.
Mobile Credentials for Free
Have your access credentials directly on your phone and forget the classic RFID card with a comfortable, reliable and safe solution that’s entirely free of charge.
Firmware Upgrade for Access Systems Version 2.22
We have launched a new firmware version 2.22.0 for 2N IP intercoms and 2N Access Unit. Apart from reflecting the new name of these product models, which no longer includes the word “Helios”, it also offers some interesting improvements.
Discontinuation of Sale of M2M Products
After more than eight years, we have decided to cease development and sale of the M2M product range. We are now focusing our knowledge and development on products from our range of IP intercoms, access control systems, and matching units.
Marketing Tips for 2018
Would you like to take a look behind the scenes at 2N, gain as much new information as possible or liven up your marketing communication in relation to 2N products? We have a few inspirational tips for you, which are certainly worth consideration.
Plan Your 2N Visit Using Our Exhibitions Calendar
To get an intimate look at 2N products and useful tips for your specific needs, stop by at more than 70 trade fairs worldwide, where we exhibit. Take advantage of a chance to talk to our sales representatives and technicians. Use our new Exhibition Calendar to plan for that visit in advance.
2N Shone Brightly at the 2017 Exporter of the Year
The results of the the traditional Exporter of the Year competition were announced at the end of 2017. 2N was recognized in two categories, entering the new year as the most trustworthy Czech exporter, as well as a producer with goods exported to the most countries of the world in 2016.
School Lockdown System by 2N
As a result of the escalating threat of firearms, weapons and armed attacks on schools, a Dynamic Lockdown Procedure provides an effective strategy to rapidly restrict access to the premises.
04.01.2018 Special Offers
We Now Provide a 3-Year Warranty on Our Products
We will be offering a 3-year warranty on all 2N products from 1 January 2018. Each and every 2N product sold will be covered by a three-year warranty which begins on the date of sale from now on.
Axis Communications and 2N Join Forces in the US and Canada
Beginning January 1st, 2018, 2N USA LLC and Axis Communications have joined forces in the US and Canada. By combining forces, Axis can now better meet the needs of all customers using the unique and complex portfolio of IP access control systems and IP cameras.
Introducing Our New Corporate Logo
At the beginning of 2018, we are looking forward to the introduction of our new corporate logo. The new logo more clearly communicates the fact that we are part of Axis Communications and its use is of vital importance in communication with our distributors, partners and customers.
2N is Preparing Its Exhibit for ISE Amsterdam 2018
As in previous years, we will be one of the exhibitors at the upcoming Integrated Systems Europe trade fair (6 – 9 February 2017) in Amsterdam again this year. We will be presenting new products to exhibition visitors from our portfolio of IP intercoms and IP access control systems in solutions designed for family homes and apartment blocks, as well as office buildings.
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year
You are part of the joy of doing business. Thank you and Happy Holidays.
Axis Communications to Take over Development and Sales of 2N Net Audio Products
We have decided to end the development and sales of 2N Net Audio products by 2N at the end of 2017. This means that from 2018, Axis will be taking over the development and sales of Net Audio products. 2N SIP Audio products will remain in the 2N portfolio.
2N IP Intercoms Are Now Compatible with Yealink Telephones
Collaboration between 2N and Yealink, a global leading unified communication (UC) terminal solution provider, enabled full inter-operability between Yealink smart media telephones T5 (T58V, T58A, T56A) and our IP intercoms.
New Products for 2018
The aim of our work is to offer the customer a comprehensive solution in the field of access control systems. Through constant innovation, we thus improve and expand our product portfolio to ensure that it reacts flexibly to the current trends and requirements of the market. You can already now have a look at the new products we will be offering over the course of next year.
2N is Preparing for the Intersec Trade Fair in Dubai
As previous years, we are kicking off the new exhibition season at the Intersec trade fair in Dubai. Intersec is one of the most important global exhibitions focused on security technology and 2N, in its capacity as the leader in the field of IP intercoms, must naturally be there. We will be showing visitors to the trade fair what’s new in our portfolio of IP intercoms and IP access control systems.
We Are Changing the Name of Our 2N Intercoms
2N is announcing a change of the product names of the 2N intercom group as of January 1, 2018. All products of this group, both IP and analog, will be listed without the word Helios.
New Version 1.9 of the 2N® Access Commander System
Before the end of the year, we will be issuing a new version of our software product, 2N® Access Commander, intended for the management of access rights to a building and the collective configuration of 2N devices.
16.11.2017 Special Offers
A Free Security Licence for 2N® Helios IP Force!
In times when security and cyber threats are being talked about every day, we have created a special offer. From November 8 to December 31, you will get a free security licence with each 2N® Helios IP Force you buy.
15.11.2017 Special Offers
First Installation Assistance: 2N Access Unit & 2N® Access Commander
Use our technical-support assistance during your first installations of the 2N Access Unit and 2N® Access Commander. These products are particularly useful in office buildings, schools, commercial facilities, hotels, resorts, residential projects and many other locations.
2N Products to Be Presented in Milan
After two years, 2N Helios IP intercoms and 2N SIP Audio will be presented in Milan at the Sicurezza 2017 trade fair. Come see us in person at the fair from November 15-17 to ask for details about products that interest you and let us help make the right choices.
Introducing a Comprehensive Portfolio of 2N IP Access Control Units
Over the past few months, we have significantly expanded our portfolio of 2N IP access control units. Combined with the 2N Helios IP intercoms and 2N® Access Commander bulk administration tool, these constitute a comprehensive, purely IP solution for your access control system. We have prepared a comprehensive overview for you as well as some tips on how to use our products.
13.10.2017 Special Offers
A Brand New Catalogue of Elevator Systems
2N launched a new well-organized catalogue introducing products from a family of elevator systems, renowned among the absolute top worldwide.
New 2N Career Video: Join Us on Your Future Career Path
In today’s digital world, regular text advertising is ceasing to be attractive to many applicants and recruitment videos are becoming increasingly prominent. For this reason, our HR Department is keeping up with current trends and starting to use this new form of communication to help fill positions vacant.
Use the 2N Helios IP Intercom to Its Maximum Potential
Security of people and companies maintaining critical data is increasingly important. However, to enhance security, this often entails demanding administration, the need to extend capacity and an advanced implementation of a technological solution. But what if it was simpler?
New Firmware, New Options
Our 2N Helios IP Intercoms are about to receive new improvements. New Firmware 2.21.0 is already available and it includes many enhancements for installers as well as end-users.
Effective Visitor Access Management
Even today, there remain companies whose only security for visitors, property and data are locked doors and receptionists completing paper visitor logs. A medium-sized company, visited daily by clients, finds the administrative requirements at Visitor Reception time-consuming and inaccurate. Who belongs to that smudged signature? What company does that scrawled handwriting represent?
25.09.2017 Special Offers
Introducing the New Media Library
We have prepared a new Media Library for our partners. Compared to the current “Marketing FTP”, the library offers a visually more attractive and intuitive platform for documents viewing. It gathers all marketing materials you could ever need to create marketing campaigns or other marketing communication related to the 2N brand and our products.
Touch Keypad — the Newest Module
Did you know you can currently add 13 different modules to 2N® Helios IP Verso? The Touch Keypad that lets you open the door using a PIN code is the latest addition.
New Version of the My2N Portal and 2N® Mobile Video Service
We have released version 1.5.0, an improved My2N portal which includes the 2N® Mobile Video service and offers many modifications and new features.
2N to Present Lift Communication Solutions at Interlift in Augsburg
Only a few weeks remain before Interlift, the most important elevator technology trade fair, starts in the German city of Augsburg (17-20.10.2017). Just as in the past, 2N will be exhibiting there this year too. Visitors to our stand will be shown the benefits of our comprehensive lift communication solutions, which rank among the very best in the world.
Great New Features in the Latest 2N® Access Commander 1.8
We just released a new version of the 2N® Access Commander system with many new features and improvements. It will help you better organize your visitor cards, maintain your own user-base and simplify display configuration for 2N Helios IP intercoms.
2N Is a Key Partner to Modern, Safe Schools
We try to protect our children every day. They should also be safe at school, where they spend most of their day.
2N Is Preparing for September Trade Shows
The end of summer is traditionally associated with preparations for upcoming expos and trade fairs. Besides the CEDIA and ASIS trade shows in the USA we are planning to present our IP intercoms and access systems at Channel Live and Security Twenty in Britain, and at APS in Paris.
2N Elevator Communicators Just Became Even More Communicative
The world is switching from analog lines to IP technologies, particularly among fixed-line operators, who are upgrading their original analog lines. Always striving to provide the most reliable services, our 2N® Lift1, 2N® Lift8 and 2N® LiftIP elevator communicators comply with this trend.
2N Net Audio Provides a Solution for the Largest Turkish Retail Chain
Migros is a pioneer retail company running a network of more than 1,500 stores of various types across Turkey. While continuing to provide reliable services to their clients, they focus on ways to improve their standards, particularly by introducing emerging technologies. They began with a broadcasting system that became very limiting as they grew.
2N® Helios IP Solo Now Also in Elegant Black
Do you own a smart home or do you distribute to a residential segment? Would you like the outdoor 2N® Helios IP Solo intercom, but you don’t fancy the colour? We gladly announce, that since August we have been offering it also in black!
2N Products at Trade Shows in the USA
Although the holiday season is in full swing, preparations are already underway at 2N for upcoming trade shows. Right now, among other things, we are concentrating on preparations for the CEDIA and ASIS trade shows in the USA, which await us in September. We will be demonstrating our latest solutions in the field of home automation and security to visitors to our stands.
2N® SIP Mic Is Here!
The 2N® SIP Mic is our latest product from the IP audio field. It’s an IP microphone console enabling live and pre-recorded broadcasts to as many as 12 zones. Along with our 2N® SIP Speaker products they form a complete audio system suitable for broadcasting voice messages.
New Version of the 2N® Mobile Video Application
We have just released a new version of the 2N® Mobile Video 1.0.6 application for Android and 1.0.7 for iOS mobile devices offering lots of modifications and improvements.
2N® Access Unit with the Touch Keypad
We will be launching the sale of a new version of the 2N® Access Unit at the end of July. You can look forward to a touch keypad, which complements the range of access control systems.
The Smart Way to Employ a School Access System
The school building in Prague-Troja is used by three institutions – an elementary school, a high-school and the local municipal facilities. The building was served by an outdated access system that began to malfunction and it was time for a change.
5 Things You Might Not Know about Our New 2.20 Firmware
You may have noticed that we launched a new firmware for the 2N Helios IP product family recently. It comes with many enhancements, fixes bugs and introduces several new features.
The Smartest Intercom, Dressed in Black
By customer request, 2N adds another colour variation for your favorite IP intercom, deciding to offer the 2N® Helios IP Verso in black, from June, 2017.
2N® Access Unit and 2N® Helios IP Verso, Now with Fingerprint Reader
Presenting a new, secure, and comfortable way to open doors using a fingerprint reader. Now you don't have to search through your bag to look for keys, deal with forgotten access cards, or try to remember access codes for entry to a building. All you have to do is put your finger on the reader and simply enter.
New Language Versions of the 2N Website
At the start of 2017, we introduced the new 2N website in Czech and English. In the meantime, we have been working hard on other language versions, which we will be launching in the second half of June. A German, Spanish, French, Italian and Russian version will soon be added to the new design, as well as a website for the North American region.
2N® Helios IP Solo – the Latest Addition
Welcome our latest addition to our 2N Helios IP family- 2N® Helios IP Solo- a compact intercom developed particularly for your smart home entrance. Don’t be mistaken by its luxury appearance from brushed nickel, its components are manufactured from the industrial high-grade materials to ensure its durability (IK08, IP54).
2N to Present Its New Products in Great Britain and Germany
With summer almost here, the holidays are on their way. Despite this, 2N is currently making preparations for upcoming conferences and exhibitions. Right at the start of July, the Security TWENTY 17 conference awaits us in Great Britain and right after that, we will be getting ready for the SicherheitsExpo trade fair in Munich, where we will be exhibiting brand-new additions to our portfolio of IP intercoms, IP access control and IP audio systems.
2N IP Audio Helps Pamper Clients of Britain’s Largest Spa
Located in the city of Wokingham, not even an hour’s drive from London, Nirvana Spa is the largest spa complex in the United Kingdom, including a fitness center and restaurant.
My2N - A Portal That Will Simplify Your Life
My2N is a platform enabling you to manage users, remotely configure 2N products, as well as monitor the status of individual locations.
2N Now Offers Solutions in the Transportation Field
Continual development in the area of transportation facilitates increasing the safety of all participants and monitoring property. 2N products are designed precisely to meet these increasing requirements with ease.
2N Ensures Transition to a Modern IP Access Control System at the A7 Office Center
In cooperation with partner ARYKA IN-WEST, 2N has ensured the modernisation of the obsolete decentralised system of analogue intercoms that were installed on the original premises of the now modernised administrative buildings and shops at the A7 Office Center in Prague.
2N Finishes Final Preparations for IFSEC
The biggest European trade fair focusing on security technologies, IFSEC International, will be opening its gates in London in just a few weeks (20-22.6.2017). And, just like every year, 2N is once again on the list of leading exhibitors in the field of access control. We are already looking forward to demonstrating to visitors why our IP intercoms, IP access control systems and IP audio solutions rank among the very best in the world at our stand #F1100.
2N Protects Budapest
Protection of native populations and tourists is becoming an ever increasing need in today’s world. Budapest, one of the largest cities in the European Union, came to this conclusion as well and in 2014 launched an extensive reconstruction aimed at creating a more secure environment. That included the installation of SOS posts equipped with 2N® Helios IP Safety intercoms.
2N Plans to Exhibit in Saudi Arabia and South Africa
While spring is in full swing, 2N is finishing its preparations for two forthcoming exhibitions. In a few days, we will be presenting our access control and audio distribution over IP networks solutions at the Intersec Trade Fair in Saudi Arabia. And just a little bit later, at the end of May and beginning of June, we will be exhibiting our new products at the Securex Exhibition in Johannesburg, South Africa.
New Firmware 3.2 for 2N® Indoor Touch
We are releasing new firmware version 3.2 for the 2N® Indoor Touch communicator. The changes are mainly to do with language localization.
Apartment Complex Luzanky Counts on 2N
An apartment complex with commercial spaces sought an optimal solution for ensuring communication in the premises. Their key requirements were simplicity, quality and economy of installation. The 2N solution met these goals by creating an effective network for communication between spaces, reducing the cabling needed for installation, assuring maximum security for the buildings and delivering the required cost savings.
2N® Access Unit Bluetooth
We are broadening our portfolio of modern reliable solutions based on Bluetooth technology. Leave behind those problems of looking for keys or access cards. The stand-alone 2N® Access Unit Bluetooth conveniently opens doors using your smart phone or tablet with the 2N® Mobile Key application installed.
11.04.2017 Special Offers
Follow 2N on YouTube
Are you aware that 2N has its own YouTube channel with more than 100 videos? Whether you‘re looking for practical information or want to send a video on to your customers, YouTube makes it easy.
2N Solution for Prisons and Detention Centers
The characteristics of 2N products lend themselves perfectly to use in prisons and detention centers. All communication and surveillance systems must be highly reliable and guarantee maximum protection and safety for guards and prisoners, as well as their visitors. 2N offers a complete solution that ensures the security of prison environments.
2N Wins the Red Dot Award for Product Design
The results of this year’s Red Dot Awards are in. Despite the intense competition, 2N® Helios IP Verso and 2N® Indoor Touch won awards for top design among 54 counties and 5,500 registered products. It took the Red Dot Professional Committee nearly a month to evaluate all the registered products. Each was assessed from the perspective of quality, level of innovation, functionality, resistance, product shape and ergonomics.
The New Standard EN 81-20 from the Perspective of Emergency Communication
2N develops and produces emergency communication systems for elevators, therefore providing products that naturally meet the new European safety regulation, standard EN 81-20:2014 that will come into effect on August 31, 2017. Among other subjects, the new regulation specifies communication above and below the elevator cabin.
2N Protects Public Schools in Virginia
Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS) searched for a suitable solution that would enable their employees to evaluate visitors prior to entering school buildings, using cameras and door intercoms.
Firmware 2.19.0 for Access Systems
We are releasing a new firmware 2.19.0 upgrade for all 2N Helios IP intercoms, as well as the 2N® Access Unit, to enhance our unique existing security functions.
2N Chosen for Upgrade of Apartment Complex in Brno
2N was the choice for the renovation of 108 apartments with 7 entries and a shared parking area in Brno, the Czech Republic’s second largest city. When in house communication systems are part of the plan, 2N is part of the solution.
LDAP Enhances the Functions of 2N® Access Commander
The 2N® Access Commander system now supports the option of data synchronization with data stored in third-party databases, using LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol).
2N is Heading to Las Vegas
Only a few weeks to go until the opening of the ICS West Expo in Las Vegas (5-7/4/2017), the most important trade fair in the United States focused on security technologies. And, as in years past, 2N will not be missing this time either. Visitors to our stand will get shown the new additions to the portfolio of IP intercoms, IP access systems and IP audio.