Rogers announces Smart Home Monitoring coming soon to Newfoundland and New
Atlantic Canadians can be connected to their homes from wherever they are with
peace of mind technology from Rogers
MONCTON, Jan. 24, 2013 /CNW/ - Today, Canadians in Newfoundland and New
Brunswick can rest easier knowing their home can soon be truly connected with
Rogers Smart Home Monitoring. A robust home security and home automation
control system, Rogers Smart Home Monitoring allows customers to easily
control and automate their home security, lights, cameras, thermostats, and
appliances remotely through their smartphone, computer or tablet, and will
soon be available to Rogers cable customers (subject to licensing approval) in
Newfoundland and New Brunswick.
"We know Canadians want to be connected wherever they go. With Smart Home
Monitoring from Rogers, we have enabled Canadians to stay connected online to
their homes wherever they are," said Ian Pattinson, Vice-President & General
Manager, Rogers Communications. "Last year we brought this connected home of
the future to Ontarians in the Rogers cable footprint, and we are pleased to
announce our plans to expand this service to Newfoundland and New Brunswick,
and complete service availability in English and French."
Rogers Smart Home Monitoring does more than protect the security of your home.
It monitors and automates everything together from water leaks, carbon
monoxide levels, door/window openings, cameras, lighting, thermostat
temperatures, and allows customers to customize automation rules to their
needs. More key benefits include:
-- Real-time, 24/7 monitoring at the Rogers Central Monitoring
Station provided by certified security experts with over twenty
years of experience in security, monitoring and emergency
-- Where available, IP-based dual network connections ensure
constant connection of the home to the Rogers Central
-- Real-time sensor and video alerts sent via text and email
-- Remote access via smartphone, computer or tablets to securely
view & control the whole system including Arm/Disarming the
-- Professional installation by specially-trained Rogers cable
Rogers plans to introduce its Smart Home Monitoring service to Rogers
customers in Newfoundland and New Brunswick in the coming months. In the
meantime, customers living in these areas can go to
www.rogers.com/shmeastcoast to register to receive information about when
Rogers Smart Home Monitoring will be available in their neighbourhood.
Rogers Communications is a diversified Canadian communications and media
company. We are Canada's largest provider of wireless voice and data
communications services and one of Canada's leading providers of cable
television, high-speed Internet and telephony. Through Rogers Media we are
engaged in radio and television broadcasting, televised shopping, magazines
and trade publications, sports entertainment, and digital media. We are
publicly traded on theTorontoStock Exchange (TSX: RCI.A and RCI.B) and on
the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: RCI).
Heather Robinson Rogers Communications Tel: 506-388-8562
SOURCE: Rogers Communications Inc.
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