USPTO invalidates key claims in Alarm.com patent over mobile devices in a security and home automation ecosystem. Icontrol awarded new patent for integrating smart home systems with SHaaS (smart home as a service) platforms, central monitoring stations and mobile devices.
Julie Jacobson · September 23, 2015
New CMO and CTO are tapped to support company’s rapid growth.
SSI Staff · May 04, 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 · April 09, 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 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 24, 2015
iControl exec Paul Dawes weighs in on the Google and Apple threat to security and home automation integrators; Nest Labs suggests dealers embrace its products.
Jason Knott · June 27, 2014
Bright House Networks has selected a software platform by iControl Networks to power its home security and controls solution.
Rodney Bosch · May 05, 2014
iControl, a provider of a cloud-based security and interactive home control platform, has acquired BlackSumac, the maker of Piper, a do-it-yourself video surveillance and control system.
By Julie Jacobson · April 09, 2014
Home automation and security service providers Alarm.com, iControl, Telguard and FrontPoint Security have dropped their lawsuits and negotiated cross-licensing agreements.
January 15, 2014
Tyco's DSC boots iControl for Telguard, adds Alarm.com cloud-based services for interactive home automation and security.
December 10, 2013