By Julie Jacobson · July 11, 2018 • Portal.io didn't realize how many home-technology integrators would use its free proposal software without placing orders through its online purchasing platform. Now those dealers must pay to play.
By Julie Jacobson · December 14, 2017 • Origin Acoustics' crowd-pleasing, CEDIA-winning Valet Amp, powered by Amazon Echo Dot, can only be purchased by direct dealers through Origin ... or now any qualified dealer through Portal.io.
By Julie Jacobson · July 25, 2017 • Portal.io already lets smart-home technologists search for specialty products, build proposals and purchase gear wholesale from a single site. New ‘Select’ service, to be demonstrated at CEDIA 2017, elevates service to Amazonian levels. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Advertorial · November 4, 2016 • We sit two integration companies in front of a camera and ask them to share their experiences with this newly free service.
By Jason Knott · August 31, 2016 • New for CEDIA 2016: Online product catalog, distributor and proposal software company SupplyStream announces corporate rebranding to Portal. The company has also eliminated its $29/month membership fees and created an iPhone app.
By Advertorial · August 11, 2016 • Manufacturers are flocking to an impressive new portal platform launched by Portal.
By Julie Jacobson · September 14, 2015 • D-Tools founder Adam Stone stays involved, while CEDIA veteran Randy Stearns becomes CEO of the custom installation software company, just in time for CEDIA Expo 2015. ‘I’m not only a customer ….”
By Jason Knott · March 31, 2015 • Digital product search platform SupplyStream has a new uncluttered website design with better search functionality, and the company plans to unveil an Application Programming Interface (API) for software partners.
By CE Pro Editors · December 9, 2014 • Launch follows two years of development and a year of Beta testing for SupplyStream.
By Julie Jacobson · November 13, 2014 • Home automation that is cheaper and more DIY-friendly, formal dealer programs from the likes of Comcast and Dish, business-oriented software, and other themes that made CEDIA Expo 2014 the most important show yet
By Julie Jacobson · September 9, 2014 • Some day, we might have one platform for entering and gathering product specs -- no more tedious data entry, dups and goofs.