Carlsbad, CA and Tysons, VA – April 5, 2016 – Nortek Security & Control LLC, a Nortek Company (NASDAQ: NTK) and leader in the security, smart home and wellness technology markets, together with Alarm.com (NASDAQ: ALRM), the leading platform solution for the connected home and business, announced a technology integration for the launch of the new 2GIG® GC3 home security and automation system.
The new 2GIG® GC3 home security and automation system launched this year exclusively featuring Alarm.com’s cloud-based services. With 3 million 2GIG panels installed in the U.S. to date, 2GIG has changed the home security landscape. The GC3 is a highly intuitive 7″ all-in-one security and home control touchscreen panel that provides home security, smart home control, mobile alerts and robust user features that will be anchors for 2GIG and Alarm.com dealers.
With the growing trend towards SHaaS (smart home as a service), Nortek Security & Control will now support sales of the Alarm.com WiFi doorbell camera, Skybell HD Edition. The fully integrated experience enables users to access all of their connected devices, including the doorbell camera, through the Alarm.com app. Looking ahead, Nortek Security & Control and Alarm.com will continue to explore synergistic initiatives focused on opportunities to deepen joint development and expand support for security dealers.
“As one of our most strategic partners, we’re pleased to broaden our close working relationship with Alarm.com,” said Tom Cummiskey, Group Vice President of Sales at Nortek Security & Control. “Given their growth providing premium smart home as a service, this deeper collaboration is an important and natural evolution of our relationship and we look forward to what the future has in store.”
“With our commitment to innovation, we’re proud to be the exclusive provider for the new 2GIG GC3 panel,” said Nate Natale, Alarm.com’s Senior Vice President of Sales. “We’re excited to collaborate with Nortek Security & Control to provide the best smart home control and monitored security experience to our customers.”
For more information on Nortek Security & Control, please visit http://www.nortekcontrol.com/.
For more information on Alarm.com, please visit http://www.alarm.com/.
About Nortek Security & Control LLC
Leveraging extensive design and engineering capabilities and more than 50 years of innovation, Nortek Security & Control LLC supplies its technology solutions to leading distributors, retailers, service providers and manufacturers and is dedicated to addressing the lifestyle and business needs of millions of customers every day.
Nortek Security & Control is a world leader in smart connected devices and systems for the residential, security, access control and digital health markets. Through its family of brands including 2GIG®, GoControl®, Linear®, and Numera®, Nortek Security & Control designs solutions for a diverse customer base that includes national telecoms, big box retailers, OEM partners, service providers, security dealers, and consumers. With over 50 years of innovation, Nortek Security & Control is the leading manufacturer of Z-Wave based connected products.
Headquartered in Carlsbad, California, Nortek Security & Control LLC is a subsidiary of Nortek, Inc. (Nasdaq: NTK) a global, diversified company whose many market-leading brands deliver broad capabilities and a wide array of innovative, technology-driven products and solutions for lifestyle improvement at home and at work. Please visit www.nortek.com for more information.
Alarm.com is the leading platform solution for the connected home and business. Millions of people depend on Alarm.com’s technology to monitor and control their property from anywhere. Centered on security and remote monitoring, our platform addresses a wide range of market needs and enables application-based control for a growing variety of Internet of Things (IoT) devices. Our security, video monitoring, intelligent automation and energy management solutions are available through our network of thousands of professional service providers in North America and around the globe. Alarm.com is traded on the Nasdaq under the ticker symbol ALRM. For more information, please visit www.alarm.com.
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