Schlage LiNK is a home-management system that gives consumers a convenient way to self-monitor and control access to their homes 24 hours a day. The basic system includes a wireless keypad lock and is build around Z-Wave technology, enabling homeowners to lock and unlock doors and control other Z-Wave devices from any computer and most Web-enabled mobile phones.
- Product From Honeywell Environmental & Combustion Controls
Honeywell’s Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat may be customized to match or accent home décor. In addition, the thermostat offers Wi-Fi connectivity that allows consumers to regulate their energy usage and home comfort through their smartphone. Featuring a touch screen display, the Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat is equipped with mobile and email alerts that put homeowners in control by notifying them when their home is too hot or cold, the humidity level is too high or too low, when the filter needs to be changed, or if the ho me loses power or Internet connectivity.
- Product From Lennox Industries Inc.
The icomfort Wi-Fi touchscreen thermostat from Lennox Industries uses cloud connectivity to offer temperature control from anywhere in the world from a smartphone, tablet, laptop or web-enabled device. Features include remote access, one-touch away mode, weather-on-demand, service alerts and reminders via email, customizable skins, sophisticated diagnostics to keep itself in top working condition and more. A bright, intuitive high-definition 7-in. touchscreen interface includes easy-to-read, menu-driven icons and simple, touch-button operation.
- Product From Crestron Electronics, Inc.
In the space of a light switch, the TPMC-3SMD touch screen enables customizable graphics and icons for controlling lights, temperature, home theater, multi room audio, security cameras, iTunes libraries and more. Two backlit hard key buttons may be assigned to access a choice of control pages on the touch screen or to control audio/video system power and room lighting. An Ethernet connection from the home network is all that's needed to wire the touch screen.
- Product From Control4
The Control4 7-inch In-Wall Touch Screen with camera features a capacitive touch screen for dedicated system control and communications. It supports Wireless-N and Ethernet connectivity and is powered either by Power over Ethernet (PoE) or AC power. The Touch Screen enables seamless video-intercom interoperability with other Control4 video intercom-capable products and audio intercom compatibility with the current 5- and 7-inch In-Wall Touch Screens.
- Product From Bracketron
Bracketron’s iRoom iDock is a powered, motorized in-wall iPad mounting solution available in portrait and landscape models. It can be flush-mounted to seamlessly and stylishly integrate an iPad into any room, and comes in Power over Ethernet and 110V models. The device won a 2012 Consumer Electronics Show Innovations Design and Engineering Award, and features a patented motorized docking system that opens and closes via a one-touch proximity sensor that recognizes when you are nearby.
- Product From Schlage
The Trane and Schlage brands combine to offer the Schlage Link system and expands as Nexia Home Intelligence, a smart home automation system. Nexia enables consumers to remotely manage door locks, heating and cooling, video surveillance, lights, shades and energy usage via any Web-enabled computer and most smart phones. Homeowners can receive a text alert when their kids arrive home from school, the pet sitter comes and goes or a contractor arrives and then departs.
- Product From Eragy Inc.
The Intelligent Home Energy Management system tracks standard, time-of-use, tiered and demand pricing from electrical utilities. It is a Control4 system—wireless thermostats and high-current relays—that intelligently controls home systems and limits peak electrical demand. Dealers can gain access to real-time notifications of problems with clients' Control4 systems.
- Product From Elan Home Systems
Elan Home Systems introduces a combination control solution that can start as a single-room solution and expand to control the entire house. The package combines the company's HR2 multimedia-and-home-control remote with the new HC4 four sub-system Home Controller into one packaged solution.
- Product From Ecodog Inc.
The FIDO Home Energy Watchdog shows real-time energy usage with circuit-by-circuit detail. It sends a user "GridSmart" messages when abnormal energy use is detected. When used with controllable switches and appliances, the system can turn off appliances and outlets based on a homeowner's preferences. The product is compatible with renewable-energy systems with detailed net metering, showing dollars and kilowatt hours.
- Product From Kohler
Kohler Power Systems launches OnCue Home Generator Management System. It allows homeowners to observe and manage generator performance from any remote location in the world. It performs via e-mail or text message directly to the homeowner.