As it continues to expand its footprint in Missouri, Hackett Security has acquired Wentzville, Mo.-based Avery Security for an undisclosed amount.
July 24, 2013
The Z-Wave Alliance is a consortium of more than 200 independent manufacturers that build wireless home control products based on the Z-Wave standard. Mark Walters, chairman of the group, joins the conversation to discuss the increasingly competitive home automation/home security landscape.
By Rodney Bosch · June 03, 2013
The Z-Wave Alliance, an open consortium of global companies dedicated to promoting Z-Wave as the standard in wireless home control, is celebrating the one-year anniversary of its Interoperability Lab in Piscataway, N.J.
October 21, 2012
After many years, promises and false starts, the lofty vision of home automation technology is coming to fruition. Although it has gotten to where automation is almost a bad word, often replaced with controls, there are a number of newer technologies and associated products opening up exciting opportunities for security contractors willing to give it a go.
By Bob Dolph · July 01, 2012
Verizon has joined the Z-Wave Alliance, an open consortium of global companies dedicated to promoting Z-Wave as the standard in wireless home control.
February 22, 2012
A smart home service that Verizon has been testing in New Jersey this year is now available to all of its broadband customers.
October 12, 2011
Elk Products of Hildebran, N.C., release the ELK-M1XSLZW, a Z-Wave pathway product.
SSI Staff · September 07, 2011
This year I have noticed an increase in smart building/home technology. So I thought it was a good time for an update on some of the technology being used in both residential smart homes and commercial building automation ...
October 31, 2006