Convergent Releases New Companion Firmware

Companion smartscreens and controllers now offer more system drvier support, more custom features and enhancements and easier installation.

Convergent Releases New Companion Firmware

New features abound

October 31, 2007 Golden, CO. Convergent Living, Inc, a leading provider of innovative and affordable smart control systems, broadcast quality matrix switchers, announced today the release of the 2.250 firmware for all Companion smartscreens and controllers. This significant update includes new system driver support, new applications, new features and enhancements.

"2.250 is all about dealer feedback and needs as well as features/enhancements for ongoing penetration in custom and commercial installations", says Craig Slawson, CEO. The list of drivers includes: HAI Lumina, HAI direct thermostat (for MDU's), Escient, iPod, ELK security, NuVo Grand Concerto, UPB lighting direct. The feature release also includes integrated support for new smaller touchscreens with CCTV cam support, Russound metadata, new Custom Templates for skinning GUIs and internationalization, Homeworks enhancements, Vantage thermostats, and ease of setup for custom designers.

Convergent Living develops integrated and custom control solutions on patented networked smartscreens. Since 2002, the solutions have offered professional integrators around the world the dimensionality of plug/play ease and now full custom interface/control with Flash -animated interface designs. The elegant Companion controllers are specifically designed to run quiet, cool and fast, engaging users with networked content, control and entertainment management on centrally located always -on sentinels. The suite of in -wall, desktop, handheld, TV/PC interfaces offer users easy access to simplifying their homes, offices or light commercial environments. www.convergentliving.com

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