By Robert Archer · April 4, 2019 • Application-based power management and surge suppression solutions can be difficult to decipher. What is real and what is hype?
By Robert Archer · November 21, 2018 • Bringing joy with Sonos, Lutron, Kaleidescape and more: Some of the latest home-technology products to ring in a happier new year. Don't forget the power protection.
By Julie Jacobson · November 6, 2018 • AMETEK acquires cellular-communications and IoT provider Telular for $525M, including Telguard SHaaS (smart home as a service) platform for integrating home automation with professionally monitored security.
By CE Pro Editors · March 30, 2018 • Suppliers in niche categories, including Luxul, Bluesound, Logitech and others, recognized for their tech support, customer service and marketing assistance.
By Robert Archer · September 12, 2017 • New products from Sony, Origin Acoustics, Triad, Dish and Just Add Power highlight the gear shown at CEDIA 2017.
By Robert Archer · September 5, 2017 • New 30-amp version of SurgeX enVision diagnoses power problems in large installations in real time. See it at CEDIA 2017.
By Robert Archer · June 15, 2017 • Backed by SnapAV’s OvrC platform, WattBox comes in as top brand, followed by the BlueBolt-enabled product lines from Panamax and Furman. Check out the complete list in our 2017 Brand Analysis.
By Dave D’Agostino · November 28, 2016 • Projector bulbs failing earlier than normal could be a sign that your client's home has power anomalies that require surge suppression. Where do MOV, UPS and other technologies fit in?
By CE Pro Editors · September 6, 2016 • Parent company of ESP/SurgeX adds more power management analytics tools to its software suite, such as electrical parameter data, under- and over-voltage information and other power-related issues.
By Julie Jacobson · February 5, 2016 • ESP/SurgeX, the No. 5 power-protection brand among CE Pro 100 dealers, is acquired by $4 billion electronics manufacturer.
By Julie Jacobson · October 23, 2015 • CEDIA 2015: Ihiji ServiceManager, Access Networks and SurgeX power management integrate for a rich ecosystem of remotely-monitored home technology.
By Robert Archer · June 3, 2015 • Milestone AV and SurgeX have formed a partnership in which SurgeX will aid Milestone AV's Chief brand develop a line of mounting solutions that incorporate power protection. The line will be debuted at InfoComm 2015.
By Julie Jacobson · June 12, 2014 • After six years heading custom install sales for Panamax and later Core Brands, Jimmy Paschke joins competitor SurgeX as regional sales manager.
By CE Pro Editors · April 29, 2014 • SurgeX International merged with Electronic Systems Protection (ESP)/SurgeX North America, uniting the company's global interests under a single brand.
By Rachel Cericola · June 14, 2013 • The SurgeX 1U Sequencer (SEQ-1U) is a single rack unit for power management and protection that stops surges up to 6,000 volts and features nine outlets.