UK-based connected home provider Intamac Systems and its partner, networking solutions provider D-Link, have won two CES Innovation Awards
Las Vegas, December 21, 2009 - UK -based connected home provider Intamac Systems and its partner, networking solutions provider D -Link, have won two CES Innovation Awards for the D -Link Home Monitoring Starter Kit and the D -Link Home Energy Monitoring Starter Kit, being launched at CES in Las Vegas.
Both winning products will be showcased in the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC) Grand Lobby as well as at Intamac's suite at the Bellagio and D -Link's booth 36232 in South Hall 4 at the LVCC.
The products are powered by Intamac's intelligent cloud -based service platform to provide home security, energy management and telecare which communications service providers and utilities can offer as value -added services at an affordable price.
The D -Link Home Monitoring Starter Kit is an easy -to -use, cost -effective home security solution which allows homeowners remotely monitor their homes.
The D -Link Home Energy Monitoring Starter Kit allows consumers to monitor and control their energy consumption, helping to reduce carbon emissions and utility bills.
"This award win reflects the impact that these products will have on consumers' lives and the opportunity that such services bring to service providers and utilities," said Kevin Meagher, CEO, Intamac. "We're very excited that our first products for the US market, and our first collaboration with D -Link, have already received such a highly respected accolade."
Intamac is providing the managed service and user interface for D -Link's offerings through its Home Manager platform. Home Manager is a web -based system that can push and manage content via mobile devices and social networking sites to give consumers an up -to -the -minute connection to their home.
The CES Innovation Awards are judged by a panel of independent engineers, product designers and industry trade press editors who judge the entries on engineering and design qualities, unique features, user value, contributions to consumers' quality of life and the impact on the manufacturer's business.
Notes to editors
Follow Intamac CEO Kevin Meagher on twitter @IntamacTalk for regular updates on Intamac at CES, as well as Kevin's views and observations on the connected home, energy efficiency, smart grid, home security, telecare and home automation.
About Intamac Systems
Intamac Systems is a market leader in the integration and networking of devices within the connected home. Founded in 2000 and based in the UK, the company has developed an enterprise platform that takes advantage of broadband to deliver a wide range of innovative value -added services including security, video surveillance, automation and energy management. With fixed and mobile broadband becoming ubiquitous, Intamac Systems uses the platform to simplify the installation and deployment of devices. The platform is used to deliver a turnkey solution to partners who want to enter and make the most of opportunities in the connected home.
Intamac is listed in the 2009 Deloitte Technology Fast 50 as one of the fastest growing technology companies in the UK. It also won the European Business Awards for Best New Innovation in 2008 where CEO, Kevin Meagher, received a Ruban d'Honneur for European Entrepreneur of the Year. For more information see www.intamac.com
About D -Link
D -Link is the global leader in connectivity for small, medium and large enterprise business networking. The company is an award -winning designer, developer and manufacturer of networking, broadband, digital electronics, voice, data and video communications solutions for the digital home, Small Office/Home Office (SOHO), Small to Medium Business (SMB), and Workgroup to Enterprise environments. With millions of networking and connectivity products manufactured and shipped, D -Link is a dominant market participant and price/performance leader in the networking and communications market. D -Link Systems, Inc. headquarters are located at 17595 Mt. Herrmann Street, Fountain Valley, CA, 92708. Phone (800) 326 -1688 or (714) 885 -6000; FAX (866) 743 -4905; Internet www.dlink.com.
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