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11 Z-Wave Home Automation Co’s at CES 2014 (Part 1)

Check out the first recessed Z-Wave door sensor, the Piper video camera with a home automation hub built in from Black Sumac, the Kwikset Kevo door lock (not Z-Wave) of dubious value, a forthcoming Z-Wave smart bulb and more.


Z-Wave products at CES 2014 include flood sensor from Fibaro, recessed door sensor from Aeotec, smoke detector from Enerwave, and Thermostat Display Control from Leviton.

Many of the “traditional” home automation companies catering to the custom channel will be absent at CES 2014, but you’ll find a good chunk of smart-home goodies at the Z-Wave Pavilion and just next door at the Leviton booth (formerly Home Automation Inc.).

Here are some of the companies exhibiting at the booth and a few new products they’re showing, covering the first half of the alphabet. The rest of the alphabet is coming soon.

In the following slide show, check out the first recessed door sensor with Z-Wave, the Piper video camera with a home automation hub built in from Black Sumac, the Kwikset Kevo door lock (not Z-Wave) of questionable value, a forthcoming Z-Wave smart bulb and more.

Easier, just breeze through the slide show to catch all of the companies and their latest products

Aeotec/Aeon Labs
First Z-Wave recessed door sensor; Z-Wave smart bulb coming soon

Home automation platform powering Whirlpool, Maytag, Monster, Mattel

Black Sumac
Piper Z-Wave home automation in a video camera form factor

Z-Wave curtain controls, smoke detector

Z-Wave smoke detector, flood detector, home automation system

Greenwave Reality
Lighting and home automation using 6LoWPAN

$199 system built on Raspberry Pi

TAM Z-Wave/Wi-Fi controller retails for less than $200

Traditional Z-Wave locks and new Bluetooth Kevo of questionable value

Security/home automation system now with two cloud services - and Telular/Telguard

Leviton (formerly HAI)
New Thermostat Display Control

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News · Product News · Slideshow · Home Automation and Control · Control Systems · Lighting · Security · Energy Management · Events · CES · Z-Wave · Ces · Homeseer · Kwikset · 2gig · Honeywell · Linear · Leviton · Piper · Aeon · Greenwave Reality · · Kevo · Aeotec · Blacksumac · Arrayent · Z-wave · · All topics

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Julie Jacobson, Co-Founder, EH Publishing / Editor-at-large, CE Pro
Julie Jacobson, recipient of the 2014 CEA TechHome Leadership Award, is co-founder of EH Publishing, producer of CE Pro, Electronic House, Commercial Integrator, Security Sales and other leading technology publications. She currently spends most of her time writing for CE Pro in the areas of home automation, security, networked A/V and the business of home systems integration. Julie majored in Economics at the University of Michigan, spent a year abroad at Cambridge University, earned an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin, and has never taken a journalism class in her life. She's a washed-up Ultimate Frisbee player currently residing in Carlsbad, Calif. Follow her on Twitter @juliejacobson. [More by Julie Jacobson]

6 Comments (displayed in order by date/time)

Posted by puissesseau  on  12/29  at  03:46 PM

MotionCo will be on the Z-Wave booth demonstrating their shade motors with native Z-Wave technology. The embedded Z-Wave motors allow for one step network integration and full reporting and control positioning to !%

Posted by Meg  on  01/07  at  01:53 AM

Thanks Julie.  This is a great list.  It would be great to include Vera products. And the MIOS platform. Vera has very broad device interop and connection agnostic platform.

Posted by me  on  01/07  at  07:25 PM

What about Securifi and their Almond+. They will be there as well.

Posted by Julie Jacobson  on  01/07  at  09:19 PM

I’ve reported on Vera extensively. Hopefully I can make time to do more.

Posted by Julie Jacobson  on  01/07  at  09:21 PM

Indeed, “me,” I wrote about Securifi last CES but this year they’re off the beaten path in the Gold lot. Here I was reporting on the Z-Wave pavilion. I don’t think Securifi is shipping yet?

Posted by Securifi  on  01/10  at  02:21 AM

Sadly, we’re not shipping yet, but we’re demoing the new Almond+ hardware and software at the show. Sadly, we’re indeed off the beaten path, as we were late getting our booth for this years show.

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