AMX UNVEILS PRE -PACKAGED ENTRY COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM COMBINING VOICE & VIDEO OVER IP New kit provides complete intercom and entry access solution

AMX continues to simplify technology with the introduction of the AMX Communication EXPerience Kits, providing voice and video communication over IP for internal communication plus greeting/receiving visitors at remote entry points.

DENVER, Colorado - Sept 4, 2008 - AMX® continues to simplify technology with the introduction of the AMX Communication EXPerience Kits, providing voice and video communication over IP for internal communication plus greeting/receiving visitors at remote entry points.


The AMX Communications EXPerience Kits includes different variations of AMX products including the new 5" Modero® Wall/Flush Mount Touch Panel with Intercom (NXD -500i), a NI -3101 Signature Series NetLinx Integrated Controller (NI -3101 -SIG), the Metreau Entry Communicator (MET -ECOMM) and a PoE Injector (PS -POE -AF). In 60 days, AMX will add a SIP Communications Gateway 500 (CSG -500) which will enable users to make phone calls from any AMX intercom -ready touch panel.

"When installed together, The AMX Communications EXPerience Kits provide unique systems that combine intercom, entry access/communication, telephony and control - all in one," says Robert Noble, chief technology officer of AMX. "It's another example of how AMX simplifies human interaction with technology and why we're the system of choice for controlling and automating the world's premier residential properties."

The Metreau Entry Communicator allows homeowners to greet guests via the built -in intercom and video camera and can also unlock their entry gate or door from their NXD -500i touch panel. With the addition of the SIP Communications Gateway in the coming months, homeowners can place and receive phone calls from their touch panel and speak directly with visitors at their front door from any telephone in the world. Starting in October, with the inclusion of the SIP Communications Gateway, homeowners now have a complete communication system that enables them to place and take phone calls to or from any intercom -ready touch panel.

AMX Communications EXPerience Kits were unveiled at the Custom Design Electronics & Installation Association (CEDIA) Expo in Denver, Colorado, September 4 -7, 2008.

Options and Availability

The AMX Communications EXPerience Kits without the SIP Communications Gateway is now available.
The Kits with the SIP Communications Gateway will be shipping in 60 days.

AMX offers a complete line of EXPerience kits. Just log onto
http://www.amx.com/products/categoryEXPerienceKits.asp

About AMX
AMX hardware and software solutions simplify the way people interact with technology. With the increasing number of technologies and operating platforms at work and home, AMX solves the complexity of managing this technology with reliable, consistent and scalable systems. Our award -winning products span control and automation, switching, distributed audio and video, and technology management. They are implemented worldwide in conference rooms, homes, classrooms, network operation / command centers, hotels, entertainment venues, broadcast facilities, among others.

AMX was founded in 1982 and is a member of the Duchossois Group of Companies. For more information, visit www.amx.com.

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