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Blogs Posted by: threes on 19/11/2018 09:07

History of ELAN

ELAN’s History Founded in 1989 by Square D Early Pioneer of Multi-Source / Multi-Zone Developed first residential structured wiring products Developed patented A/V and telephone integrated features Led development of whole-use systems Charter Member of CEDIA Purchased HomeLogic in 2007 Most Comprehensive good-better-best system offering on market

Blogs Posted by: threes on 18/10/2018 03:09

History of Lutron

The Lutron story began in the late 1950s in Joel Spora’s makeshift lab in New York City. A young physicist fascinated by aesthetic manipulation of light, Spira commandeered the spare bedroom in the apartment he shared with his wife, Ruth, and set out to invent a solid-state device that would enable people to vary the intensity of the lights in …

Blogs Posted by: threes on 28/09/2018 07:34

ELAN intros facial recognition & voice-controlled touch panels

At this year’s CEDIA expo, Nortek Security & Control (NSC) has debuted two ‘intelligent’ ELAN touch panels adding both facial recognition and voice control to their capabilities. Available in 8- and 12-in models, the touch panels bring support for voice control, high resolution video and IntelliVision face recognition technology into one interface. “These new interfaces go way beyond what we’d …

Blogs Posted by: threes on 28/09/2018 07:24

LUTRON HomeWorks QS Software Update Simplifies Ketra Lighting Integration

Coopersburg, PA (September 6th, 2018) – Lighting and shade control leader Lutron Electronics continues to support its dealer base with time and money-saving updates. Today, Lutron is pleased to announce a major update to its HomeWorks QS software which simplifies the integration of Ketra and HomeWorks QS systems. Additionally, a new, space-saving DIN rail panel with integrated AFCI breakers, eliminates …

Blogs Posted by: threes on 28/09/2018 07:17


The light-emitting diode (LED) is one of today’s most energy-efficient and rapidly-developing lighting technologies. Quality LED light bulbs last longer, are more durable, and offer comparable or better light quality than other types of lighting. Check out the top 8 things you didn’t know about LEDs to learn more. Energy Savings LED is a highly energy efficient lighting technology, and has the potential …