Savant Introduces First Control and Automation App for Mac

App transforms any Mac computer into a virtual user interface for Savant SmartSystems

Hyannis, MA. June 14, 2012 - Savant Systems LLC, having delivered the first complete Apple®-based home automation and commercial control system, has announced the introduction of the TrueControl for Mac® app, a software application that enables users to access the control functionality of their Savant SmartSystems™ from the desktop of their Mac OS® X computer. The app matches the look and functionality of Savant's award-winning iOS apps already available for the iPad®, iPhone® and iPod touch®.


TrueControl for Mac enables users to access and control lighting, temperature, music, movies, security and more from a wide range of Apple® devices including the MacBook®, MacBook Air®, MacBook Pro®, and iMac® in a Savant-enabled home or commercial facility. By converting existing Mac computers into additional interfaces, the TrueControl for Mac app is an elegant, affordable and convenient way to access and manage a Savant system using a local area network at home or on the road. The new TrueControl app can be used to enhance an existing control system or to enable any Mac OS® X computer so that it can be utilized as the main control interface. As with Savant's iOS device apps, connectivity and response time is optimized between the TrueControl app for Mac and the native OS® X processor that is at the heart of every Savant control system.

The Savant TrueControl app for Mac is available for download from The Mac App Store for $99.

Savant's TrueControl app for Mac:

- Two-way control of lights, climate, music and more from the Mac® desktop

- Extend total home and commercial control to the office without the need for an additional Savant interface

- Retain the same automation and control capabilities that exists on other Savant interfaces

- Use existing Mac® in the classroom or conference rooms to control the projector, audio, lights and more

- Configured using RacePoint Blueprint™

About Savant

Savant Systems, LLC, an innovator and market leader in the home and commercial automation markets, designs, develops and manufactures a complete suite of integrated solutions that has defined the modern age of control technology. Savant's progressive platform cohesively addresses control, automation, audio/video, telephony, digital display, lighting control, energy management and the media integration needs of today's most advanced environments. Through their tightly integrated use of Apple® technology, Savant has leveraged the familiarity and intuitive nature of the iPad® and iOS family of devices to address the user interface demands of today's discerning consumers. Savant SmartSystems are sold globally through a network of authorized dealers within residential properties and into a number of different commercial markets including: Corporate Enterprise, Education, Retail, Arenas & Events, Multi-Dwelling Units & Hotels, Government, Healthcare, Luxury Transportation & Marine, Houses of Worship and Broadcast. www.savantsystems.com



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