Swann Enters the Smart Home Market with One Integrated Solution

First-of-its-kind solution combines security, home automation, energy management and professional monitoring services for home and businesses

SANTA FE SPRINGS, Calif. - Sept. 30, 2014 - Swann Security, an industry leader with more than 25 years of security monitoring experience, announces its flagship product in the connected home space, SwannOne. It is a security- centric, smart home solution that allows consumers to control every element of their home or business security from just one smartphone app. SwannOne will have a very broad appeal satisfying the needs of single households, renters, families, small businesses and multiple property owners. One solution, endless applications.


Using the SwannOne app, users can access home devices from anywhere with convenient features such as home and away modes, scheduling rules for lighting, heating and locks, as well as professional monitoring services and more. Convenience, easy remote access and other practical features are all part of the compelling SwannOne smart home experience.

"The smart home is an unstoppable trend which we intend to be at the forefront of through continuous research and development. We understand the needs of our customers, and we are going to deliver exactly what they want - a complete and affordable security-centric smart home solution driven from one app," says Geoff Wanless, CTO of Swann. "Our system uses the latest wireless technology, including Wi-Fi and Zigbee to ensure that it is easy to use and inter-connectable."

The SwannOne SoundView Camera serves as SwannOne's starting point. Priced affordably, the Wi-Fi, SoundView Cam includes: high definition video streaming, motion detection and night vision, smartphone alerts, sound detection and optional cloud storage plans.

SwannOne

SwannOne offers a range of starter kits designed to deliver an upgradeable path for consumers. Kits range from basic alarm solutions to more comprehensive alarm, video monitoring, energy management and appliance control solutions. The solution is fully customizable with accessories sold separately so it can be scaled up or down to reflect the changing requirements of the user.

SwannOne' also offers an extensive range of flexible services including professionally patrolled monitoring, cloud storage, audio analytics and more, all driven by a customizable rules engine. It is an affordable plug-and-play solution with no hard wiring required. The peripherals are fitted with 3M Command™ strips to enable easy and transferable placement.

For more information or to subscribe for further information, including advanced purchase offers, visit www.swannone.com.

About Swann:
Swann is a global leader in DIY security monitoring and has been providing innovative yet cost effective consumer electronics solutions since 1987.

With offices in the USA, Canada, Australia, the UK, China, Hong Kong and Russia, and distribution partners around the globe, Swann is key player in the global DIY security market. Swann partners with key retailers and distributors such as Fry's Electronics, Walmart, Sam's Club, Best Buy, Costco Wholesale, Canadian Tire and Maplin Electronics to provide cutting edge and accessible solutions to consumers.

The company's products are mainly do-it-yourself with easy-to-follow 'plug-and-play' instructions, free after-sale 24/7 technical support and retail-friendly product packaging aimed at home, office and small-to-medium retail users.

Swann builds products that deliver the simplest and most affordable DIY security solutions.

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