After over five years of R&D and testing, SmartLabs introduced a new home automation (HA) network technology called INSTEON, combining powerline and radio frequency communications to give you the most reliable control of your entire home. Shipping its first INSTEON-compatible product on May 19th, 2005, INSTEON has grown by leaps and bounds with over 1,000 developers to date adding innovative and practical products and solutions to the INSTEON world. Major developers include: Sylvania, BestBuy for Business, First Alert, CompUSA Digital Living, and ELK.
Over the last two years, SmartLabs has garnered a plethora of accolades for its INSTEON technology, including:
- CES Innovations Awards for Design and Engineering in 2005
- Electronic House Product of the Year in 2006
- AEA High Tech Award for Innovative Technology of the Year in 2006
- Frost & Sullivan Emerging Technology Award in 2006
- CES Innovations Awards for Design and Engineering in 2007
Along with developers in the INSTEON Alliance, SmartLabs continues its quest to provide easy, reliable and affordable ways to control your home. In just two short years, a myriad of INSTEON-compatible devices are available today, including:
Software & Advanced Automation
INSTEON Technology has taken the home automation industry by storm with virtually every HA solution on the market today supporting INSTEON, including: Homeseer, HAL, Girder, LifeWare, Indigo, HomeLogic, mControl, Superna and Cortexa.