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CommandScape is High-End, Cybersecure Home-Automation System from Netscape Founder Jim Clark

Cybersecurity at core of CommandScape, a building-management and home-automation manufacturer launched by Netscape founder Jim Clark, and run by former ADT exec. Don Boerema.

Julie Jacobson · August 22, 2017

Eero Cozies Up to Channel with PoE and Remote Network Management

CEDIA 2017: Eero’s new PoE adapter facilitates ceiling-mounted Wi-Fi installs; remote networking management software lets pros monitor clients’ smart homes from one dashboard.

Julie Jacobson · August 22, 2017

New Ihiji ProVue Features Client-Facing App for Network Monitoring, Self-Help

Debuting at CEDIA 2017, new ProVue platform melds Ihiji’s Invision remote systems management (RSM) platform with Service Manager operational software; adds consumer-facing app for basic monitoring, diagnostics and reboots.

Julie Jacobson · August 18, 2017

CEDIA Find: Axius Offers Domotz-Based Remote Monitoring, End-User Support to Other Integrators

Smart-home integrator Axius signed more than 500 customers to Domotz-based remote IoT management service in just four months; launching wholesale monitoring and end-user support for other home-tech pros at CEDIA 2017.

Julie Jacobson · August 04, 2017

After Son’s Diabetes Diagnosis, IoT Exec Sees Big Role for Home Automation in Disease Management

Mike Maniscalco of Ihiji, which makes remote monitoring systems for smart homes, uses home automation to help manage son’s Type 1 diabetes. He sees big implications for IoT in disease management and health monitoring.

Michael Maniscalco · August 03, 2017

We Need to Talk about Cybersecurity for Older, Unsupported IoT Devices

How do we continue to secure a smart home after manufacturers discontinue support for older home-automation hubs, smart TVs, connected lights and other IoT devices? Krika’s Bruno Napoli weighs in.

Julie Jacobson · August 02, 2017

TRENDnet Partners with Domotz for Remote Network Monitoring

Network equipment company TRENDnet has partnered with remote network management company Domotz to allow integrators to monitor clients’ home networks remotely.

Robert Archer · June 29, 2017

SnapAV Drops Recurring Fees for OvrC Remote Management Service: Whither Smart Home RMR?

SnapAV kills recurring fees for OvrC Pro, as smart-home specialists struggle to monetize remote monitoring systems.

Julie Jacobson · April 20, 2017

Control4 Launches Pakedge PowerPak Remote Power Control

PowerPak remote power control protects connected components from surges and spikes and allows integrators to monitor devices remotely.

Robert Archer · April 19, 2017

Free Amazon Echo Dot with Paid Monitoring? How to Offer Cheap RMR Incentives

Use smart incentives to sell monitoring/service plans and collect RMR with cheap equipment discounts and by marketing the service your clients already receive.

Joseph Kolchinsky · March 22, 2017