Lutron Electronics Co., Inc. Joins D -Tools Manufacturer Vantage Point (MVP) Program

Lutron home lighting control systems now available to Lutron's Residential System Providers (RSPs) through D-Tools Software

EHX EXPO - ORLANDO, FL - MARCH 30, 2006 - D -Tools, Inc., the worldwide leader in system integration software, today announced that Lutron Electronics Co., Inc., the industry's leading manufacturer of lighting controls and lighting control systems, has joined D -Tools Manufacturer Vantage Point (MVP) program. Now, Lutron customers who are users of D -Tools' award -winning System Integrator™ software can download detailed information on Lutron lighting control systems directly through the software, making it easier to specify Lutron products.

Available to Lutron customers through the software is information about a variety of Lutron's residential products.

"We're pleased to make this information available to D -Tools' customer base as part of the MVP program," said Andy Wakefield, director of Lutron's home systems business unit. "The D -Tools MVP program will ensure that system integrators and custom installers have the latest and most up -to -date information on the ever -growing family of our whole -home lighting control products," said Wakefield.

The D -Tools Manufacturer Vantage Point (MVP) program is designed to help provide system integrators with the most up -to -date product information to over 2,000 companies using D -Tools System Integrator software. D -Tools MVP members are dedicated to helping companies streamline the design process and making it easier for system integrators and installers to provide accurate, professional proposals to their clients.

"Lutron is certainly one of the most widely -used and well -respected brands in the industry, and we're pleased to name Lutron as our latest MVP member," said Adam Stone, President and CEO of D -Tools. "Now their RSPs can easily specify Lutron's world -class lighting control systems during the critical design and proposal phase - with up -to -date product information - directly within our software."

About Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.
Lutron Electronics Co., Inc., ( headquartered in Coopersburg, Pennsylvania, is the world's leading designer and manufacturer of lighting controls, lighting control systems, and shading solutions for residential and commercial applications. For more information, visit

About D -Tools, Inc.
D -Tools is a worldwide leader in easy -to -use, highly accurate system design software. The company, founded in 1998 and based in Concord, California, offers a wide range of products and services created to simplify the complicated design, engineering, documentation and estimating processes that accompany residential and commercial installation projects of any size. Over 2,000 leading companies use D -Tools software to reduce time and costs and streamline the system integration process. D -Tools is the recipient of the Consumer Electronics Association's Mark of Excellence Award (2004, 2005), National Systems Contractors Association and Sound and Video Contractor's Innovations in Technology for Business Productivity Award (2004, 2005) and CE Pro's High Impact Award for Design Software.

For more information, contact D -Tools at (866) 386 -6571, e -mail at info@d or visit D -Tools online at www.d

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