GE's Security Business Introduces Smart ConnectionCenter Information And Training Tutorial

New tutorial benefits builders, installers, real estate agents, and homeowners

Arden Hills, Minnesota - September 9, 2004 - The Security business of GE Infrastructure has introduced an information and training tutorial for the Smart ConnectionCenter™ product line. The tutorial is available on CD and at

The Smart ConnectionCenter information and training tutorial is beneficial to a wide range of users, including builders, installers, real estate agents, and homeowners. From a simple registration page, the tutorial immediately takes users to the section that is applicable to them. It is easy to navigate, and users can quickly find needed information. The comprehensive tutorial includes detailed information for dealers on installation best practices and set -up procedures.

Additional tutorial features:
· Voice tutorial gives a short overview of each screen
· Bookmarkable - users can complete the training in sections, picking up where they previously left off
· Contains downloadable reference materials, including a product catalog, installation and training manuals, and marketing materials
· Online assessment test with technical certification
· Users can download the entire tutorial or section -by -section
· Can print all builder packages at once, with explanations of the contents of each package
· Comprehensive glossary contains industry terms
· FAQ section

"With this new Smart ConnectionCenter information and training tutorial, we are helping to expand the market by increasing awareness of the benefits of structured wiring to homeowners and builders," said Jack Dix, Business Development Manager, GE's Security business.

About GE Infrastructure, Security
The Security business of GE Infrastructure is a wholly owned subsidiary of the General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) focused on communication and information technologies for security, safety and lifestyle enhancements. The company has operations in more than 30 countries and is represented by some of the best -known brand names for intrusion and fire detection, access and building control, video surveillance, explosive and drug detection, key management, and structured wiring. For more information about GE's security business and our product offerings, please visit

About GE Infrastructure
GE Infrastructure (NYSE: GE) is a high -technology platform comprised of some of GE's fastest -growing businesses. These global businesses offer a set of infrastructure protection and productivity solutions to some of the most pressing issues that industries face: pure water, safe facilities, plant automation, and sensing applications in the operating environment. GE Infrastructure is headquartered in Wilton, CT. Learn more at

For more information on this release, contact:
Steve Craig
Marketing Communications Director
GE Security -Residential Solutions
Tel: 651 -779 -4843; Fax: 651 -773 -2215


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