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CommonFloor Groups Launches Smart Guard App To Help Secure Gated Communities From Unwarranted Visitors

CommonFloor Groups Launches Smart Guard App To Help Secure Gated Communities From Unwarranted Visitors

CommonFloor Groups, a strategic business unit owned by CommonFloor, has recently launched a smart solution to keep its gated community secure from unwarranted visitors entering the premises.

The solution, named ‘CommonFloor Smart Guard’ is a mobile app that can be installed on any Android smartphone or tablet which will enable communities to turn their security guards into ‘Smart Guards’ and start recording visitor information digitally. It provides a robust, cloud-based online platform to residents & apartment associations to connect, communicate & collaborate with each other in order to transform their residential complex into a ‘Smarter Community’.

Using CommonFloor Smart Guard App, communities can let the security guards record the movement of visitors (Staff/ Guests/ Vendors) in the mobile app, send automatic SMS alerts to residents on a guest’s arrival to ensure authorized entry. Also, the apartment association gets regular automated reports listing the number of visitors, which helps in keeping a systematic record and maintaining good security measures at the community.

The services on the app enables apartment associations/managing committees to perform various tasks smartly. For instance, collecting apartment maintenance online, managing resident complaints & communication, automated solutions for accounting, Inventory, asset, parking & staff management. Besides, it also offers a private social network for residents to connect, communicate and collaborate with each other online.

The app can record up to 15 data points about a visitor including photo, classify them as staff, guests and vendors, and record their entry/exit times. It also works in offline mode, which means without internet connection is required throughout the day. The app can also be integrated with a biometric system to ensure seamless integration between various security systems a community may have.

CommonFloor Groups is an online apartment management solution provider. The platform offers smart solutions to cater to various needs related to living in a housing society, through a range of technology product & services over web and mobile app

Currently, the Group has more than 1 Mn residents connected and hosts more than 1 lakh groups on the platform. You can add any other feature they might have  launched in the past.

Commenting on the launch, Vikas Malpani, co-founder & head of CommonFloor Groups, said, “CommonFloor Smart Guard is a simple yet a technologically efficient solution to address the increasing challenge of security in a gated community. This app is an extension to our Smart Community product portfolio that has automated solutions for managing communication, complaints, assets to automated invoice generation and accounting.”

He further added “We are also working with few partners to integrate Aadhaar based verification in to the app so that they can do instant verification of staff identity.”


CommonFloor Smart Guard app is free to download for use by any community in India who are registered on CommonFloor.

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