By Julie Jacobson · May 1, 2018 • Arriving in 2019, new Honeywell melds Vista, Lynx, Lyric into single platform with user-replaceable batteries, cellular modules, home-automation radios, and a back-end system that enables remote monitoring and diagnostics by security pros.
By Julie Jacobson · April 27, 2018 • CE Pro's Julie Jacobson conjures up "the big story" on new Amazon Smart Security Services, including an army of licensed alarm installers, Amazon's own central monitoring station, Ring and Zonoff-inspired smart-home services, Amazon Key and more. (Spoiler: She was wrong.)
By Jason Knott · December 6, 2017 • StratIS Software as a Service (SaaS) allows thermostat, doorlock, IoT and voice control both individually by tenants and globally by property managers for monthly fees.
By Julie Jacobson · October 25, 2017 • Honeywell to launch new 'Smart Security' system on Indiegogo. We guess what's inside the home-automation hub including Z-Wave and 345 Mhz radios. Updated: Perhaps a Lyric Security Controller in new form factor? (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Steve Karantzoulidis · October 10, 2017 • Honeywell moves to spin off more than $7 billion of its operations, including its Homes product portfolio, ADI global distribution and Transportation Systems business, into two publicly-traded companies.
By Lisa Montgomery · August 24, 2017 • Elan automation, Hikvision security cameras, Doorbird video doorbell and Mighty Mule motorized gates welcome visitors and protect this Home of the Year award-winning smart home.
Texas Integrator Strengthens its Security Foothold Through WAVE Electronics’ New Honeywell Additions
By Advertorial · July 25, 2017 • Solid support of distribution company Wave Electronics helps integrator capitalize on Honeywell brand recognition and customer support.
By Julie Jacobson · July 19, 2017 • Lennar reportedly is shedding traditional IoT products and ‘CEDIA’ installers in favor of wireless DIY home automation systems installed by Amazon Smart Home Services. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Robert Archer · June 19, 2017 • Honeywell leads the intrusion and fire control panel category followed by Interlogix, DSC, 2GIG and Leviton/HAI. Check out the complete list in our 2017 Brand Analysis.
By Robert Archer · June 16, 2017 • The access control category has exploded. Control4 nearly triples its total, while Savant does triple its tally. Check out the complete list in our 2017 Brand Analysis.
By Robert Archer · June 15, 2017 • Leading the category for the second year in a row is H-P and its brands. BEAM Electrolux, Honeywell, Nutone and Hide-A-Hose follow. Check out the complete list in our 2017 Brand Analysis.
By Robert Archer · June 8, 2017 • SnapAV’s Wirepath brand surges past Liberty AV to claim the top spot in networking cable, followed by AudioQuest, Honeywell and Structured Cabling Products. Check out the complete list in our 2017 Brand Analysis.
By Julie Jacobson · May 24, 2017 • Honeywell uses HomeAdvisor API to give users on-demand access to professional installers via Total Connect Comfort app because DIY installation for smart thermostats is “scary." (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Julie Jacobson · April 12, 2017 • Alarm.com, Honeywell and start-up Huny show whole-house audio integrated with security and home automation – a first for the alarm industry with potential to lure in traditional A/V dealers.
By Julie Jacobson · March 28, 2017 • Smart-doorbell maker Ring snaps up 75 former Zonoff employees, assembling powerful team of home-automation veterans. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)