Lagotek adds Support for Global Caché Network Adapter in its Home Automation Solution
Jacksonville, OR - July 24, 2007 - Global Caché, a leading supplier of network -enabling products for homes and businesses, announced today it has entered into an agreement with Lagotek Corporation, best known for providing affordable, high quality automation products to homes throughout the U.S. The agreement facilitates the bundling of Global Caché with Lagotek's wireless Home Intelligence Platform (HIP).
Global Caché's GC -100 Network Adapter is a flexible and easy to use hardware device connecting infrared (IR), serial (RS232), relay (contact closure) devices, and sensor input to a network. The GC -100 enables network -based software to control and automate diverse devices throughout a home or business. In addition, Global Caché provides IR learners, sensors, IR receivers, and other IP -enabling products. Global Caché products are based upon open systems and accepted industry standards.
In keeping with the company's vision of automation in every home, Lagotek provides high -performance control and automation solutions for both new construction and remodel markets. The company delivers a comprehensive yet low -cost platform for controlling all aspects of the home, including audio and video, lighting, security, and HVAC. The HIP system design is based upon protocols and open architecture that allow Lagotek to bring together best -of -breed solutions. The simple and intuitive user interface gives customers access to all the functionality of their home and enables impressive energy saving capability.
"We are big believers in the power of open systems and their ability to provide customers with the right solution for their environment," said Walt Keller, Global Caché President. "It's exciting that Lagotek shares our vision and has chosen to include our products as part of their offering. We look forward to a long and prosperous partnership as the market shifts from high priced proprietary systems to affordable, yet powerful standards based systems."
Lagotek President Ron Risden added, "We're very pleased to provide such an impressive solution to our customers. Using Global Caché's GC -100 Network Adapter with Lagotek's HIP system provides home owners with a simple, compelling, and cost -effective way to integrate whole home control with existing audio/video equipment. Now you can push one button and your lights and temperature will adjust as desired, your TV will start showing your favorite program, or your music system will begin playing the music you selected. Set multiple modes for multiple moods and save them with their own one -touch setting. All without having to replace your existing audio/video equipment."
About Global Caché, Inc.
Global Caché is dedicated to producing state -of -the -art products that enable technology in homes and businesses. Our award -winning GC -100 Network Adapter provides the means for network -based automation and management software to access, control, and deliver services in a networked environment to diverse and previously unconnected devices and appliances. In addition, Global Caché provides an IR learner, winner of the prestigious CEPro Product of the Year award for IP -enabling, sensors, receivers, and conversion cabling to connect previously unconnected systems to a network. Global Caché sells through distributors, VARs, and OEMs. For more information on Global Caché and our products and services or to place an order, visit online at www.globalcache.com or call us at 541 -899 -4800.
Lagotek Corporation was founded in 2004 with the vision of bringing automation to every home to improve the quality of people's lives. Distributed and supported by a network of Lagotek Certified Professional Installer/Dealers, the Home Intelligence Platform is powered by dual -wireless technology that makes the luxury and energy savings of whole home automation and control available to any new or remodeled home. Lagotek's system is an open architecture that empowers third -party developers to develop entirely new uses for the platform. Visit Lagotek at www.lagotek.com or call (425) 455 -2165.
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