Control4 Introduces New Smart Home Security and Entertainment Capabilities

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Control4, one of Integrated Smart Technologies' partners, recently introduced a new version of their smart home operating system, Control4 OS. This latest iteration, version 2.8, includes a host of new features that improve the system's already robust home security and entertainment features. Announced at the CEDIA Expo in Dallas, Texas, this version is all about being more flexible and easier to use while also maintaining the high level of customizability that customers have come to expect from Control4 products. Let's take a look at some of the best features offered by the new Control4 OS...

A new user interface

With a simplified user interface, the new OS lets residents to control their smart home's security features with a single tap of their finger, allowing for quick adjustment and alerts while on the move.

Smart "mockupancy" security features

New "mockupancy" features can record your daily routines and play them back while you're away. From flipping on lights to cranking up the music, your home can appear occupied even when you're thousands of miles away.

Mobile phone integration

Employing a new iOS and Android mobile interface, residents can now modify their smart home's security features while they're miles away. Whether you need to unlock doors, add a new user or allow temporary access, your mobile phone can act as a remote security panel.

Searchable event history

When it comes to smart home security, the ability to monitor your home's activity while you're out of town is a must. OS 2.8 records security incidents and provides access to a searchable event log that keeps you aware of your home's status.

At Integrated Smart Technology, we aim to provide our clients with the most cutting edge smart home technologies available. From creating cinematic experiences in the comfort of your own home to ensuring that your home is secure around the clock, we can help you source and install the technology that your smart home needs. If you'd like to learn more about our products and services, please reach out to us and we'd be happy to discuss your needs.

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