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Lisa Montgomery

Lisa Montgomery has been a member of the CE Pro and Electronic House editorial teams for nearly 20 years; most of that time as the Editor of Electronic House. With a knack for explaining complex high-tech topics in terms that average consumers can understand, her style of writing resonates with people who are interested in adding electronic systems to their homes, but are unsure of the steps involved and the solutions available. From basic lighting control systems to full-blown automation systems, Lisa understands the home electronics market well, and is able to point consumers in the right direction on their quest for a smarter, more convenient, efficient and enjoyable home. Over the years, she has developed close relationships with key manufacturers and seasoned custom electronics professionals, giving her a keen sense of what home technologies are hot now and what is on the horizon. She shares this wisdom regularly through feature stories, product roundups, case studies technology spotlights and comprehensive guides and books.

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Lisa's Latest Posts

Savant Introduces Field-Configurable Echo Style Keypads

New keypad family offers new style and easy customization through Savant Scene creation and keypad design tool.

Lisa Montgomery · May 28, 2019

PoE Verifier Tool From Ideal Networks Eliminates Installation Guesswork

Testing tool from Ideal Networks measures PoE class, voltage/voltage drop, watts and injector type, making it easy to see how much power is available for PoE devices.

Lisa Montgomery · May 28, 2019

Arcam Launches SA30 Integrated Amplifier With Room Correction Tech

Complete with G Class amplification, Arcam’s new amp features AirPlay 2 compatibility, and Dirac Live room correction technology.

Lisa Montgomery · May 24, 2019

Torus Power Introduces Two Rugged Space Saving Power Conditioners

PB 5 and PB 10 from Torus Power provide toroidal isolation, noise filtering in a compact package.

Lisa Montgomery · May 23, 2019

Fusion Research Introduces 4K/UHD Movie Server for $1,000 Less Than Previous Model

New unit outputs 4K and archives UHD, DVD, and Blu-rays Discs; controlled by popular home automation systems.

Lisa Montgomery · May 23, 2019

Triad Distributed Audio Series Designed for Multi-Room Audio

Range of 14 models of Triad speakers in Distributed Audio Series offer options for multi-room audio setups.

Lisa Montgomery · May 22, 2019

Luxul Announces Commercial-Grade AV Over IP Networking Lineup

On the bandwagon of hottest networking technologies around, Luxul unveils a line of gigabit switches for AV over IP installations.

Lisa Montgomery · May 21, 2019

McIntosh Unveils $5,000 Digital-Ready, Future-Proof Preamplifier

Swappable module enables the McIntosh C49 preamplifier to handle today’s and tomorrow’s digital technologies.

Lisa Montgomery · May 21, 2019

AudioControl Introduces 70-Volt Amplifiers With DSP and Calibration Tool

New 70-volt amplifiers, multi-channel amplifier, and DM-RTA calibration tool from AudioControl on tap for InfoComm 2019.

Lisa Montgomery · May 20, 2019

Fire or False Alarm: Kidde Has First Smoke Alarm to Meet New UL 217 Standard

TruSense technology enables Kidde smoke alarms to meet new UL 217 safety standard for distinguishing real fires from harmless smoke.

Lisa Montgomery · May 20, 2019