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ESX announces 2017 innovation award winners

ESX announces 2017 innovation award winners – 2017 The Electronic Security Expo announced the winners (see list below) for its 2017 Innovation Awards, recognizing outstanding products and services that drive the electronic security and life safety industry forward. 2017 ESX Innovation Award Winners Access Control Nortek Security & Control – Linear e3 Entry

Award - May 24, 2017

Catalyst 2017

Our own John Carpenter (video link) was on a panel at Catalyst 2017 and this is part of what was covered: Carpenter was asked for what he sees as key features of interest in the market, particularly considering that Nortek is involved with telehealth. Carpenter said that he see being able to add more features and … Continue reading Catalyst 2017


LTE Firmware Requirements

Firmware Requirements for LTE Cell Radios 2GIG‐LTEV‐A‐GC2 – Verizon 4G LTE Cell Radio for GC2 The 2GIG-LTEV-A-GC2 4G LTE cell module requires FW v1.17 or newer to be installed on GC2 to work correctly. To update firmware on the GC2 panel, do the following: Order the 2GIG-UPDV: Easy Updater for GC2 Panel. Download 1.17 or … Continue reading LTE Firmware Requirements


Nortek Mentioned in Top Magazines

GoControl’s new doorbell camera was just mentioned in this new article in Inc. Magazine: IoT and Mobile Devices are Bringing Innovation to Home Security Nortek Security & Control has also recently been mentioned in these other top publications: How Millennials Are Changing These 3 Industries (Forbes) 5 New Trends Homeowners Should Know About (Huffington Post)


Alarmforce launches Numera Libris mPERS

Responding to the needs of users aged 65 and older, AlarmCare Go provides security and peace of mind to seniors and family caregivers through an affordable personal safety monitor… Read the full article


Advancements in commercial, residential markets drive innovation (Source: Security Info Watch)

Reprinted from Security Info Watch Las Vegas – When it comes to its approach to technology Nortek Security & Control prefers cutting edge to bleeding edge. Nortek solutions span legacy to advanced offerings, with interoperability, flexibility, and expandability being key elements of its business credo. The Carlsbad, California-based company is a leader in the security, … Continue reading Advancements in commercial, residential markets drive innovation (Source: Security Info Watch)


Powerline Adapters Discontinued

End-Of-Life Notice: Power Line Adapters The following products that were sold under the Comtrend brand have gone end-of-life (EOL). Please refer to the information below for details. Please note that Comtrend is not a Nortek Security & Control brand name. PDF: Download


Choosing the Right Technology to Assist Aging in Place

This article is reposted from McKnight’s Senior Living. Older adults increasingly want to age in place, and many of them live alone. If living unassisted, however, older adults are at risk for falls in and out of their residences, which can lead to injuries. A senior is treated for a fall in the emergency department in … Continue reading Choosing the Right Technology to Assist Aging in Place


How the Digital Age Supports Aging in Place

Technology can offer peace of mind for patients and families, even from a distance By Matt Campbell No matter the age, we’re always adjusting to new lifestyles. Whether changing a work schedule, moving to a new city or retiring, the progression of our lives takes us into new experiences and habits. One thing remains constant … Continue reading How the Digital Age Supports Aging in Place


End of Life v3 Node and Micronode products

v3 node boards are currently supplied in all 50P and 5000P controllers, EXN’s and Micro nodes models. v3 board revisions are compatible with v2 and v3 50/ 50P and 5000 /5000P models.  Due to end of life component issues we will be phasing out the v3 node board. We have purchased last time buy inventory … Continue reading End of Life v3 Node and Micronode products

Product Bulletin - January 23, 2017