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Fibaro Home Automation Acquired for $73M by European Controls Co.

By Julie Jacobson · July 13, 2018 • Nice Group acquires Fibaro (Fibar Group S.A.), popular maker of Z-Wave sensors and smart-home hubs, shortly after acquiring Abode, a DIY security and home-automation company with professionally monitored alarm systems.

Nice S.p.A. Acquires Majority Share of Abode, Self-Installed Security, Home Automation

By CE Pro Editors · April 17, 2018 • Nice Group, leading home-automation manufacturer in Europe, acquires Silicon Valley's Abode, offering self-installed, professionally-monitored security and smart-home systems.

Unboxing Abode’s Security and Home Automation System for DIYs and Pros

By Julie Jacobson · October 23, 2015 • My favorite little security and home automation start-up Abode is in production mode with a solution suitable for both DIYs and security dealers who require UL-certified products.

Abode is Most Promising Security, Home Automation Solution in a Long Time

By Julie Jacobson · August 4, 2015 • Backed by former ADT president Mike Snyder, Abode is UL-compliant security system with pay-as-you-go monitoring; gateway features ZigBee, Z-Wave, IP for home automation; platform ideal for both DIYs and pros.