August 26, 2016 8:02 AM ET

Electronic Equipment, Instruments and Components

Company Overview of Nortek Security & Control, LLC

Company Overview

Nortek Security & Control, LLC develops, manufactures, and distributes wired and wireless security and control systems for residential and commercial security markets. It offers security and home automation control panels, security systems and kits, security sensors, security detection equipment, and security system accessories. The company also provides access control products, such as telephone entry systems, door/gate access controllers, and access control peripherals; browser-based access systems; PC-based access systems; stand-alone access control products that include keypads and readers; electronic access control locksets; and access control accessories. In addition, it offers audio, ...

1950 Camino Vida Roble

Suite 150

Carlsbad, CA 92008-6517

United States

Founded in 1961

Phone:

760-438-7000

Fax:

760-931-1340

Key Executives for Nortek Security & Control, LLC

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
President
Age: 60
President of ELAN Home Systems and Chief Technology Officer of ELAN Home Systems
President of Audio Video & Control Group
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Nortek Security & Control, LLC Key Developments

Nortek Security & Control, LLC Launches an Expanded Line of Complementary Products for the Numera® Libris® mPERS System

Nortek Security & Control LLC launches an expanded line of complementary products for the Numera® Libris® mPERS system which leverages its fall detection and integrated EverThere® cloud-based platform. The Numera Smart Cradle paired with new lightweight wearables can be used for personal safety during daily activities locally within the home and remain connected to the primary Libris mPERS device and deliver data to the EverThere platform. When leaving the home, the rechargeable battery within the Numera Libris powers the cellular-based mPERS device and can be used to provide advanced fall detection or call for emergency response via two-way voice communication wherever there is a cellular signal. While at home, or when the Libris is charging, users now have the convenience to use a smaller, lighter personal health button to wear as a pendant or on the wrist for bathing, sleeping and other at-home activities. With around-the-clock protection, users and family have peace of mind that in the event of an incident, help can still be reached at any hour, day or night.

Nortek Security & Control, LLC Announces Availability of 2GIG Smoke Detector Sensor

Nortek Security & Control LLC has announced the availability of 2GIG smoke detector sensor for dealers and installers to provide their customers with a smarter layer of protection to their interconnected smoke detector system via a smart, retrofit smoke detector sensing solution that works in tandem with their existing wireless 2GIG alarm panel. The new 2GIG Smoke Detector Sensor (aka 2GIG Smoke Ring) mounts directly between an existing AC-powered interconnected smoke detector and the wall or ceiling and converts the existing smoke detector into a wireless device that can be used in conjunction with the 2GIG GC2 and new 2GIG GC3 alarm panels and systems for more advanced monitoring. Traditional interconnected smoke detectors are designed to trigger each other and send audible alerts throughout the home if any one of the connected units detect smoke, but many are not equipped to communicate that event directly to the alarm panel. Unlike other 'listening-type' devices on the market, the 2GIG Smoke Detector Sensor does not react to the sound of the interconnected smoke detector but is instead triggered by an electric signal which cuts down on false alarms and increases reliability. Upon alarm, the 2GIG 'Smoke Ring' receives the electrical signal from the connected smoke detector and sends a wireless signal to the paired alarm panel which in turn alerts the proper authorities or homeowner of the emergency via their smartphone or other connected device. Designed as a retrofit solution for interconnected AC-powered smoke detector systems, only one 2GIG Smoke Detector Sensor is required to monitor the entire house and connect to the 2GIG alarm panel. The 2GIG 'Smoke Ring' allows security dealers and installers to add an additional - and smarter - layer of protection to their customer's home by providing a professionally-monitored alert signal transmission when smoke is detected by any or all of the interconnected AC-powered smoke detectors.

Nortek Security & Control Introduces Numera Home Safety Hub

Nortek Security & Control LLC has introduced the Numera Home Safety Hub, a next-generation PERS system. The hub combines information from sensing devices such as CO and smoke detectors, and glass-break, motion and window/door sensors with alerts from wireless personal emergency sensors in a single PERS console for seniors or others needing support while living alone. The Numera Home Safety Hub communicates with the array of 2GIG sensors and creates a self-designated safety ecosystem that delivers user and environmental data to their care team. The Numera Home Safety Hub integration with connected wireless security sensors represents an evolution of personal safety technology in the home. With complementary lightweight wearables and an upgradeable ecosystem, the Numera Home Safety Hub ensures a safer and more protected home for seniors and families. The Home Safety Hub features upgradeable firmware, a range up to 1,000 feet, customizable "night-time," "do-not disturb" and personalized activity windows, along with full compatibility with personal safety and 2GIG home sensors. The hub is easily installed and set up, reducing field time, complexity and cost. With the included Personal Help Button, assistance is just a discreet button push away, and with remote alerts of a potential fire or fall in the home, help is summoned even when the user cannot react. Creating interoperability between the smart home and personal safety devices provides caregivers with notifications of events that require their involvement, including a smoke alarm, detection of a potential fall or prolonged inactivity during a certain period of time. It also enables activity control when used with door and motion sensors, where caregivers could receive an alert if the door is opened and motion detected at a time that would cause for concern such as late at night or during unsafe weather conditions.

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