Leviton Structured Media Planning Tool Makes Network Deployment Easy

Leviton Network Solutions, a division of Leviton Manufacturing Inc., launched a new Structured Media® Center Planning Worksheet to help contractors, distributors, and homeowners design their structured wiring networks.

Leviton Structured Media® Planning Tool Makes Network Deployment Easy


Online planning utility supplies fast, free structured wiring network design assistance

Bothell, WA, - August 30, 2011 - Leviton Network Solutions, a division of Leviton Manufacturing Inc., launched a new Structured Media® Center Planning Worksheet to help contractors, distributors, and homeowners design their structured wiring networks. The new online resource incorporates the all of a homeowners connected devices - from HDTVs and VoIPs to gaming consoles and streaming audio and video - and provides a practical solution for today's ultra -connected lifestyle.

The Structured Media Center Planning Worksheet allows users to specify the device details of their space - type of television service, number of data locations, type of audio system, home theater arrangement, and type of security system. Based on this information, Leviton provides a customized bill of materials with complete product summaries, including the enclosure, routers, distribution boards, power supplies, and patch cables needed to quickly install their custom network. Both standard and premium network gear is available, so users can determine what capacity for growth they want to include.

"Homeowners now expect their homes to be wired for quick and secure connectivity," said Jeff Lechtanski, marketing manager at Leviton Network Solutions. "Leviton created this planning utility to make it easier for professionals and Do -It -Yourselfers to specify and install the home networking equipment they need to take advantage of high -speed broadband voice, video, data and wireless connections."

Leviton utilizes a Structured Cabling System to build each specific communication and entertainment network. The centrally located system is designed to organize, manage and distribute connectivity technologies - voice, data, audio and video - throughout the home.

The Structured Media Planning Worksheet can be accessed from Leviton.com/HomeConfig. Completed forms are personally reviewed by a member of Leviton's Technical Service Department, who provide detailed product and purchase options to the customer within one business day.

ABOUT LEVITON NETWORK SOLUTIONS
Leviton Network Solutions was created more than 25 years ago to meet the growing need for telecommunications and high -speed data technologies. Today, the division is dedicated to producing complete network infrastructure systems for the enterprise, data center, government, education, health care, and residential markets. The division's copper, fiber, and power solutions include structured cabling systems, enclosures, PDUs, and much more. All Leviton products are engineered to exacting standards and offer guaranteed performance. For more information, visit Leviton.com/ns.

ABOUT LEVITON
Leviton is a global leader in electrical wiring devices, network and data center connectivity, and lighting energy management systems. Leviton was founded at the turn of the 20th century, and has grown to become a preeminent leader in the industry. Today, Leviton's product portfolio consists of more than 25,000 devices and systems used in homes, businesses and industry. Nine out of ten homes throughout North America use products made by Leviton. Builders, electrical contractors and other industry professionals rank Leviton products #1 in brand preference. Leviton products are the smart choice for smart professionals. For more information visit www.leviton.com.

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Contact:
Nathan Hull
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nhull@leviton.com

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