Oplink Offers Mobile Interactive Security Solutions for Homes and Businesses
on the Verizon Wireless Network
Machine-to-machine solution provides mobile integrated alarm and surveillance
FREMONT and WALNUT CREEK, Calif, April 9, 2013
FREMONTand WALNUT CREEK, Calif, April 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Oplink Mobile
Interactive (mi) Security and Verizon Wireless are collaborating to provide
security solutions to Verizon Wireless business customers.
The Oplink Security system is a total solution-in-a-box home and business
security alert platform that provides real-time and remote video alert and
surveillance services via the Oplink mi Security app (iOS and Android). The
system is self-configured and can be installed within minutes of connecting to
Oplink's Plug-Activate-N-Play™ home and business security system notifies
customers of security sensor triggers from multiple home and business
locations through smartphone alerts. The platform includes optional power
solutions for extra protection and also accommodates multiple users and
"Our collaboration with Verizon Wireless is an important step in making
Oplink's mobile cloud-based security and automation platform available to
mobile consumers and businesses. Oplink has successfully leveraged our
terabit optical transport, switching and amplification technology leadership
to launch an important mobile interactive security and automation solution,"
said Joe Liu, CEO of Oplink Communications.
Oplink offers three different home security packages that can be paired with a
Verizon Wireless connection:
oOplink AlarmShield™ Intrusion Alert System ($299) provides peace of mind
to homeowners by using motion and contact sensors to monitor the home when
it's unoccupied. Users can receive an email or text when alarm events
happen at home as well as when the children arrive home from school. The
kit includes an Oplink Processing Unit (OPU), a siren, motion, door,
window and cabinet contact sensors.
oOplink VideoShield ™ 2-Camera Surveillance System ($399) provides
real-time video streaming and surveillance functions. Users can
simultaneously watch live video, anywhere and at different locations, of
family and pets at home, vacation homes or businesses and receive a
recorded video alert when motion is detected. The kit includes an Oplink
OPU and two cameras with the motion-detection feature.
oOplink TripleShield™ 1-Camera Intrusion & Surveillance Alert System ($399)
seamlessly integrates Oplink AlarmShield™ and VideoShield™ systems,
providing the protection of home sensor security with real-time video
streaming and surveillance functions.
Oplink Security decided in the early stages that Verizon Wireless was the best
choice for coverage and network reliability. For $9.99 per month plus $49.99
for the cellular modem, Oplink customers have the option to add a Verizon
Wireless connection to keep the system up and running in the case of a power
outage or landline failure. Now, customers in many rural areas – without
access to traditional broadband internet services – can get a dependable,
robust security system with live video.
"Oplink's home security system is an ideal complement to our existing business
offerings," said Russ Preite, region president for Verizon Wireless. "Teaming
up with Oplink provides our customers with leading edge mobile security
products and services, while also giving users the reliability of our
About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation's largest 4G LTE network and largest,
most reliable 3G network. The company serves 98.2 million retail customers,
including 92.5 million retail postpaid customers. Headquartered in Basking
Ridge, N.J., with more than 73,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a
joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE,
NASDAQ: VOD). For more information, visit www.verizonwireless.com.
About Oplink mi Security
Oplink Mobile Interactive (mi) Security, a division of Oplink Communications,
Inc. (Nasdaq: OPLK), is a mobile interactive security (mi Security) industry
leader, offering Smartphone users an innovative mobile solution to protect
home or business. Oplink's highly integrated system provides burglar, fire,
senior alert protection services and multiple-video surveillance. Oplink's
revolutionary device cloud collaboration system integrates various wireless
security sensors, IP cameras, storage devices, and Smartphones/tablets. With
simultaneous multi-site viewing, you can easily access and monitor each device
from anywhere in the world. The primary owner of the system can also determine
the hierarchy of users who can gain access to the system and who will receive
alarm notifications after a sensor triggered event. Conventional security
systems require in-home technicians for installation and maintenance of
equipment, which is a costly procedure and introduces security risks into your
private residence or place of business. Oplink Security is world's first and
only Plug-N-Play solution that features automatic installation, one-click
activation, and automatic device add-on for any new future Oplink Security
devices. Multiple joint-account owners can all download the free Oplink Mobile
App (available for iOS, Android & Windows Phone) to enjoy Oplink privileges.
The system is equipped with optional WiFi battery power backup and 3G/4G
communication redundancy protection that meets alarm industry standards.
Oplink's in-a-box security solution includes wireless sensor modules, IP CAMs,
network storage and other wireless devices, available in various combinations.
Boxed solutions, components, and services can be purchased from the Oplink
Security Webstore at http://www.oplinksecurity.com.
SOURCE Verizon Wireless; Oplink Mobile Interactive
Contact: Fanny Chen, Oplink Security, 510-933-7468, QingC@oplink.com; Heidi
Flato, Verizon Wireless, 925-279-6545, Heidi.Flato@verizonwireless.com
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