Pia Hantoft

About Pia Hantoft

Pia Hantoft is the guiding force in access control product development at Axis Communications. Pia has experience gained from several companies active within the access control industry and is based in the company’s Lund (Sweden) headquarters. She also travels often to support client projects. In her free time, Pia enjoys country life, riding horses and has competed in more than 10 obstacle course races throughout Europe. Pia has degrees both in engineer and business economics from Växjö University (Sweden).

Posts by Pia Hantoft:

    Using smartphones as keys for access control continues to grow

    Mobile devices are everywhere. Number of mobile phone users alone was forecast to reach over 4.7 billion this year, with more than 60% of the world’s population already owning a mobile phone. And around two out of every three business people today are using mobile devices such as smartphones for an ever more diverse set […]

      IoT, cybersecurity and access control

      Right now, we are beginning the next phase of digital transformation in the security industry – the move to connect all physical security components to the Internet of Things (IoT). The advantages are twofold. First, having all the components in your system working in harmony maximizes their effectiveness. Next, all the individual hardware pieces in […]

        Using smartphones as keys for access control on the rise

        Mobile devices are everywhere. According to numerous sources, the number of mobile phone users alone is expected to reach over 4.7 billion in 2017. And around two out of every three business people today are using mobile devices like smartphones for an ever more diverse set of applications. What’s next? One expected trend is to […]