Joins Z-Wave Alliance, Highlighting Commitment to Supporting the
Smart Home Wireless Protocol
LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ISC West 2017 (Booth # 25129): August Home Inc, the
leading provider of smart locks and smart home access products and
services, today announced the August Smart Lock Pro (Z-Wave), a new
Z-Wave lock for the professional channel. The new lock will be sold
exclusively through August Pro, a division of August Home dedicated to
serving integrators and security dealers in the custom home installation
In conjunction with this announcement, August Home joined the Z-Wave
Alliance, a global membership dedicated to advancing the popular Z-Wave
wireless smart home protocol. By joining the Z-Wave Alliance, August
Home will expand interoperability and offer certified integrators the
ability to integrate the market-leading Smart Lock as a key component of
a complete smart home solution.
“We’re fully committed to supporting the professional channel and
believe in offering products that deliver interoperability and choice
for both dealers and their customers. Today we are announcing support
for the Z-Wave standard with our new Smart Lock and Z-Wave Alliance
membership,” said Jason Johnson, CEO of August Home Inc.
Johnson continues, “We are also looking at joining the ZigBee Alliance
and other standards’ organizations that support the professional
channel. This supports our mission to deliver market-leading products
that integrate with the security systems and home automation platforms
dealers and integrators are installing every day to help them grow their
August Smart Lock Pro, Z-Wave
Some of the most well-known smart home systems and more than 1,700
products use Z-Wave technology. The new August Smart Lock Pro (Z-Wave)
leverages the architecture of the market-leading August Smart Lock. This
allows wireless communication with security and home automation systems
allowing integrators and installers to include the August Smart Lock as
part of a complete smart home solution.
The August Smart Lock Pro (Z-Wave) will begin shipping in the Fall and
will be sold through August distribution partners including ADI, AVAD,
Top Notch and Worthington. For more information about August Pro, visit august.com/pro.
August Smart Home Access Solution
The August Smart Lock, August Smart Keypad and August Doorbell Cam,
create the complete Smart Home Access Solution allowing people to manage
their front door from anywhere. The August Smart Lock turns a smartphone
into a smart key where consumers can lock and unlock their door, create
virtual keys for guests, and keep track of who comes and goes with a
24/7 activity log. The August Smart Keypad also lets users create unique
entry codes for family, friends and service providers to unlock an
August Smart Lock without a traditional key or smartphone. The August
Doorbell Cam lets consumers see and speak with visitors at the door,
from anywhere, using a smartphone.
The August Smart Home Access Solution is a complete system that turns a
smartphone into a command center for the front door. August products
become even more powerful with the ability to integrate leading brands
and platforms that expand the capabilities of the system. August
partners include leading platforms such as Amazon Echo, Apple Homekit
and Nest. Additional August Access partners also include premier
security provider Honeywell Total Connect, IFTTT and Logitech Harmony.
For more information visit August
About August Home Inc
August builds smart home access products and services that are safer
than traditional keys, make life easier, and put users in control of
their front door from anywhere. With August Home products, users can
create virtual keys to their home and easily grant access to house
cleaners, dog walkers, delivery services, guests, friends, and
family—and control how long that access lasts—all from a smartphone.
August Home products work together, integrate with other smart devices
and services, and are designed to fit naturally and elegantly into the
home. August Home Inc is headquartered in San Francisco, California.
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