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Customized Home Control System Designed for Physically Impaired Children

By Lisa Montgomery · October 20, 2016 • ELAN, Core Brands, Aprilaire and Centralite contribute to complete custom smart home design, renovation and installation for this family in need.

Calgary Homeowner Adds Elan Automation After Devastating Flood

By Lisa Montgomery · June 17, 2016 • This homeowner assessed his home's extreme water damage and chose to rebuild, turning a bout of bad luck into a brand new automation system controlled by Elan.

Next-Gen Lowe’s Iris Now in Stores; Free Home Automation Hub with Trade-In

By Julie Jacobson · November 3, 2015 • Built by Centralite, next-gen Lowe’s Iris home automation hub is free for existing Iris owners. SHaaS (smart home as a service) provided by Lowe's itself, not Zonoff or other platform developer.

CentraLite Making Home Automation Hub for Lowe’s Iris, But Who is Providing IoT Platform?

By Julie Jacobson · July 21, 2015 • FCC document shows ZigBee, Z-Wave and BLE home automation hub alongside Lowe’s Iris literature. But who would provide the SHaaS (smart home as a service) platform -- Zonoff, Icontrol, MiOS?

ZigBee Home Automation Developer CentraLite Feted Yet Again

By Julie Jacobson · April 30, 2014 • Enjoying a growth spurt for ZigBee home automation, CentraLite announces Chamber of Commerce award for founder Jim Busby.

CentraLite Solves Pesky Problem of Light Switches & Smart Bulbs

By Julie Jacobson · April 11, 2014 • The problem with smart bulbs is that you always have to keep the switch on, and you rarely have local control. Enter CentraLite’s clever little solution … plus more new ZigBee HA 1.2 devices.

Centralite’s Smart Thermostat Among First with ZigBee HA 1.2 Certification

By Julie Jacobson · March 4, 2014 • Pearl smart thermostat from Centralite isn’t quite Nest but it’s sleek looking, $100 cheaper and ZigBee Home Automation 1.2 certified.