Somfy Systems Unveils Glydea™ ZigBee® Plug -In Module at CES 2012

The Glydea™ ZigBee® plug-in module provides third party automation systems with total drapery control including open, close, stop, and the "My" Position - Somfy's customizable intermediate position anywhere between fully open and fully closed.

Dayton, N.J. (January 12, 2012) - Somfy Systems, Inc., the world's largest manufacturer of motors for interior and exterior window coverings, will unveil the Glydea™ ZigBee® Plug -In Module at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The Glydea™ ZigBee® Plug -In Module will provide embedded ZigBee® control of Somfy's line of Glydea™ drapery motors for integration with third party automation systems.


The Glydea™ ZigBee® plug -in module provides third party automation systems with total drapery control including open, close, stop, and the "My" Position - Somfy's customizable intermediate position anywhere between fully open and fully closed. The plug -in module easily attaches to the base of Glydea™ 35 and 60e motors for maximum performance and is compatible with the ZigBee® Pro Stack feature set.
While drivers for third party automation systems are still in the final stages of development, both the modules and drivers will be available mid -2012. For an interactive demonstration of the Glydea™ ZigBee® Plug -In Module, visit Somfy's booth, #21159 at CES 2012.
About Somfy Systems, Inc.
Somfy, the world leader in manufacturing of specialized motors and electronic controls for residential and commercial interior and exterior window covering markets, has North American headquarters located in Dayton, N.J. For more than three decades, engineers at Somfy have been designing products to motorize interior and exterior window coverings such as interior shades, wood blinds, draperies, awnings, rolling shutters, exterior solar screens, projection screens and more. Somfy motorization systems are easily integrated with security, HVAC, and lighting systems, providing total home or building automation. For more information, visit www.somfysystems.com.

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