Vantage, a pioneer in luxury home systems, has introduced new software releases to make lighting control and integration of audio- video products and other sub systems much easier and quicker for the installer
1. InFusion Design Center: integration solutions
2. Driver Tools™ - build communication drivers for any IR, serial or IP based device
Driver ToolsTM provides the Vantage dealer with the ability to create and edit one way and bidirectional drivers for use in InFusion Design Center Projects. Driver Tools is the application that is used to build communication drivers for any IR, serial or IP based device. With these re -useable drivers Vantage project programming and integration of distributed audio systems, HVAC controllers,security panels, shade controls, pool and spa equipment, home theaters and other systems becomes easier than ever before.
3. INFUSION MEDIATM - create touchscreen solutions
With InFusion Media™,the software suite that drives Vantage touchscreens, projects are now easier to set -up, program and customize than everbefore. InFusion Media empowers the Vantage dealer to create elegant solutions for the homeowner. Vantage touchscreens arrive preloaded with custom software that enables them to communicate with the Vantage system. Preprogrammed widgets deliver control of lighting, music, photos, cameras,the internet and a customizable weather display. InFusion Media server software provides an easy solution for media management, creating a bi -directional portal to iTunes™, Windows Media Player™ and Windows Media Center™.With InFusion Media, Vantage has taken the heavy lifting out
of complex media management.
4. WebPoint 2.0 : acces the Vantage homesystem from your cell phone or laptop
Webpoint 2.0 provides the ability to access the Vantage system while on the go. From your cell phone or laptop control, monitor, and schedule lights, thermostats, and scenes as well as surveillance cameras and securitysystems. With WebPoint 2.0 installed on a dedicated XP or Vista PC in the home, users can access their Vantage system from any device enabled with Internet Explorer, Safari, Firefox, Opera or Opera Mobile. Via the home's local area network,
WebPoint connects to the InFusion or Q Controller, giving users control of their home or a complete campus, where they can create, edit and schedule scenes and individualized events. .Using an intuitive interface and one of the many themes available, users will not only be able to customize their own remote access experience but also be able to set multiple user permissions levels and do it quickly.
For more then 20 years Vantage has been a leading manufacturer of automated control and dimming systems for residential and commercial applications. Vantage offers a powerful means to integrate all facility functions into one central system that can be pre -programmed to activate according to a schedule, sensor or button. Simple stylish keypads or touchscreens can eliminate entire rows of unsightly switches. The complete system interconnects with a simple, non -polarized two -wire bus making Vantage products the easiest to install, and the most versatile and trouble free available. Vantage distributes its products through a worldwide network of certified representatives, dealers and installers.