SAVANT® adds Merit LILIN to Partners in Excellence Cooperative Program

Participation in Savant's PARTNERS IN EXCELLENCE cooperative program will facilitate the seamless integration of Merit LILIN's products within the Savant system environment.

Hyannis, MA. October 29, 2013-Savant Systems, LLC has announced the addition of Merit LILIN to their PARTNERS IN EXCELLENCE cooperative program. Savant's PARTNERS IN EXCELLENCE initiative has been targeted to achieve global compatibility between Savant's control systems and a diverse group of best-in-class manufacturers from the audio, video, lighting control, HVAC, and security industries, as well as value-added partners from many related markets.


Merit LILIN was established in 1980 and now has branch offices in 13 countries worldwide including Arcadia, CA. Over the years, the company has developed a broad range of CCTV products for numerous applications. Having transitioned the company's R & D resources to IP video several years ago, LILIN's dedication toward new products and innovative technologies forms the core focus for the brand going forward. "LILIN is extremely pleased to be offering product integration with Savant's control and automation solutions," explained LILIN Group Vice President Jason Hill. "We want to ensure that Savant users have a seamless experience with their LILIN IP video systems and that Savant integrators are able to choose from our vast range of cameras, recorders and encoding/decoding hardware. LILIN is committed to becoming the preferred manufacturer in this product category for the Custom Installation market and compatibility with Savant is critical to achieving that goal," Hill stated.

Participation in Savant's PARTNERS IN EXCELLENCE cooperative program will facilitate the seamless integration of Merit LILIN's products within the Savant system environment. "Savant is pleased to welcome Merit LILIN to our Partners in Excellence initiative and we are excited to bring seamless interoperability of Merit LILIN's CCTV products to Savant's network of integrators," stated Savant's Director of Business Development Bob Ross.

The core of Savant's technology is an open programmable platform built upon the Mac® OS X® operating system supporting various communication protocols and offering high speed A/V switching, scaling and processing.

Savant's PARTNERS IN EXCELLENCE program will open new doors for participating manufacturers seeking to expand their business in a rapidly growing industry.

Interested manufacturers can find out more about the PARTNERS IN EXCELLENCE program by communicating via email to Bob Ross at bob.ross@savantsystems.com.

About Savant

Savant Systems, LLC, an innovator in the home and commercial automation markets, designs, develops and manufactures a complete suite of integrated software and hardware 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. Savant has leveraged the familiarity and intuitive nature of the Apple® iOS and Android family of devices to address the user interface demands of discerning consumers. Savant SmartSystems are sold globally through a network of authorized integrators and specialty retailers to the residential marketplace 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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