HomeSeer Tech Announces New UPB Plug -in

HomeSeer Technologies announces the release of its new UPB (Universal Powerline Bus) plug-in. The new plug-in will allow installers and integrators to control all UPB devices directly from the HomeSeer v2 software or HomeSeer PRO-100 controller.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 10, 2005


HomeSeer Technologies Releases UPB Plug -in

Bedford, NH - HomeSeer Technologies announces the release of its new plug -in for control of UPB (Universal Powerline Bus) devices. The new plug -in will allow installers and integrators to control all UPB devices directly from the company's best selling HomeSeer v2.0 software and from the upcoming HomeSeer PRO -100 hardware controller.

The new plug -in is designed to download and install into HomeSeer software or into the PRO -100 controller directly from the internet. Unlike other software interfaces for UPB, the HomeSeer UPB plug -in supports fully verified two -way control without the need to poll devices. In addition, the plug -in supports advanced UPB devices like sensors and input/output controllers, UPB links (scenes) with full trigger and condition support and custom control of UPB keypad indicators.

"With our new plug -in, we offer a much greater level of control on more UPB hardware than any other software or hardware controller company" states Richard Helmke, President and founder of HomeSeer Technologies. The new plug -in is compatible with all UPB hardware from manufacturers such as Simply -Automated, PCS and HAI.

The new UPB plug -in is shipping now and is available from HomeSeer authorized dealers and distributors.

For the past six years HomeSeer Technologies has been creating some of the most popular and robust automation systems available. HomeSeer Technologies' flagship product HomeSeer has been a solution for many levels of users from mission critical systems such as the lighting for the New York State Bridge Authority to the needs of their 7,000+ residential and do -it -yourselfer users. HomeSeer has won numerous awards including TechTV's Best of CES 2004, HomeAutomation top 50, TechLiving's HOT LIST for 2004, and was recently selected as a central integration component in all episodes of the hit FOX TV show "Renovate My Family". HomeSeer Technologies web site is HomeSeer.com.

About HomeSeer Technologies
HomeSeer Technologies is a leading provider of home control software based in Bedford New Hampshire. Our flagship product "HomeSeer", gives users the ability to automate everything in their home, including lights, appliances, thermostats, audio/video, and media content. Our software is IP enabled, giving users remote access from anywhere in the world. Visit www.homeseer.com for more information.

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