More by Julie Jacobson
Julie Jacobson · April 17, 2015 ·
Following a major investment by Tyco Security Products, Qolsys has developed an Android-based security/home automation panel for Tyco’s DSC brand, which debuted at ISC West 2015.
Julie Jacobson · April 13, 2015 ·
Bosch Security tackles commercial control and home automation with new ZigBee sensor, Z-Wave gateway and ‘Remote Security Control’ cloud service.
Julie Jacobson · April 09, 2015 ·
Monitronics will offer the Icontrol One Icontrol One interactive security/home automation service to its 600 authorized dealers as part of a new deal with Icontrol Networks.
Julie Jacobson · March 27, 2015 ·
The Locksis/Segos America smart lever lock replaces a standard doorknob and adds features such as a six-digit engraved keypad embedded on the lever.
Julie Jacobson · March 26, 2015 ·
ISC West 2015 will showcase new trends in video surveillance including panoramic, HDR, night-vision, cellular and thermal imaging technology from manufacturers such as Brinno, FLIR, Panasonic, Videofied and more.
Julie Jacobson · March 24, 2015 ·
Icontrol plans to compete with Alarm.com, Honeywell and Telguard by offering its Icontrol One security/home automation platform to independent security dealers and integrators.
Julie Jacobson · March 06, 2015 ·
More security companies, such as Honeywell and ADT, are pondering DIY channels for their security and home automation systems.
Julie Jacobson · March 04, 2015 ·
Leviton Security & Automation’s new Lumina Gateway and Leviton Cloud Service represents the company’s next generation building- and home-automation systems. The Lumina RF has been designed specifically for small commercial installations, as it supports only 40 RF devices.
Julie Jacobson · February 24, 2015 ·
Icontrol has hired two ADT bigwigs to help launch its Icontrol One Dealer Program for independent security and home automation dealers. The program seems to be targeted squarely at rival Alarm.com.
Julie Jacobson · February 05, 2015 ·
Allure Energy alleges that Honeywell infringed on patents related to smart thermostats, specifically technology pertaining to geo-fencing through GPS smart phones.
Julie Jacobson · January 12, 2015 ·
Westinghouse Security, formerly NextLock, launched the Nucli, a mega-featured door lock with Z-Wave, BLE and Wi-Fi home automation hub built in, at CES 2015.
Julie Jacobson · December 17, 2014 ·
Crestron and Savant end four years of lawsuits that have disrupted the professional home automation business. The two parties settled out-of-court.
Julie Jacobson · December 10, 2014 ·
Learn why Tyco invested in Qolsys despite already owning DSC, which makes security/home automation systems.
Julie Jacobson · November 14, 2014 ·
Did you know that Nortek's Linear security and home automation group has the only NASA-approved doorsets? Or that it has a crash-test dummy named Fred? I didn't.
Julie Jacobson · September 18, 2014 ·
By incorporating Control4's Simple Device Discovery Protocol (SDDP) into its Gemini security panel, Napco aims to strengthen its position in the security/home automation realm.