By Julie Jacobson · May 17, 2019 • SnapAV's acquisition of Control4 will create a one-stop shop for professionally installed home automation, A/V, networking, other home technologies: CEOs John Heyman, Martin Plaehn
By Lisa Montgomery · May 8, 2019 • Combined with BakPak Lite, new Pakedge Wave 2 Access Point helps streamline deployment of multiple access points in network-heavy smart homes.
By CE Pro Editors · June 14, 2018 • Pakedge makes the most popular networking components and SonicWall makes the top cybersecurity products among CE Pro 100 home-technology integrators.
By Jason Knott · May 4, 2018 • Control4's Q1 revenues reach $59.1 million and are tracking to hit $275M for the year, CEO Martin Plaehn hints at more acquisitions to come.
By Advertorial · November 29, 2017 • Give your customers a strong, affordable, and reliable network from Pakedge that can expand as needed.
By Julie Jacobson · November 7, 2017 • Home-automation leader Control4 continues to break records in Q3 2017, and CTRL stock price has tripled in 52 weeks. The company plans to cut its less-committed dealers to make way for enthusiastic newcomers.
By Robert Archer · October 23, 2017 • Control4's Pakedge brand of enterprise-grade networking components has announced its new S3 Series of Layer 2 and Layer 3 switches.
By CE Pro Editors · September 27, 2017 • Control4’s Paul Williams describes focus on improved efficiency for integrators with new ‘if/then’ OS 2.10 software, BakPak WR-1 wireless router, and Triad One streaming amp.
By Julie Jacobson · September 19, 2017 • Introduced at CEDIA 2017, New Pakedge Certified Network Administrator (PCNA) training program forces technicians to program and live with their own networking gear – nice for Control4 dealers but awesome for the smart-home industry. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By CE Pro Editors · September 7, 2017 • Designed for small homes and simpler smart home installations, the Pakedge WR-1 with BakPak remote network management provides reliable, affordable wired and wireless networking.
By Lisa Montgomery · September 4, 2017 • Wicked Smart Homes uses gear from Crestron, Lutron, Paradigm, Leon Speakers, Autonomic and Sony to create a connected home worthy of the Gold 2017 Home of the Year award for smart home less than $150k.
By CE Pro Editors · August 21, 2017 • Control4, Pakedge and Triad Speakers dealers should check out this list of Control4's dealer training sessions scheduled for Friday, Sept. 8 in San Diego during CEDIA 2017.
By Robert Archer · June 14, 2017 • Fueled by its OvrC platform, SnapAV is the new Remote Managed Services category leader. Ihiji, Pakedge, BlueBolt and Alarm.com also saw significant additions. Check out the complete list in our 2017 Brand Analysis.
By Robert Archer · June 8, 2017 • The Pakedge brand continues to lead the home networks category, but Luxul keeps pace. Araknis leapfrogs Ruckus to slide into third. Check out the complete list in our 2017 Brand Analysis.
By Julie Jacobson · May 19, 2017 • If traditional home-automation integrators don't get into the network-security business, it will be grabbed by companies like ADT, Comcast/Xfinity, Best Buy/Magnolia and a host of other competitors eager to own the smart home. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)