Pakedge named the Top Brand for Home Networks
SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
(NASDAQ: CTRL), a global provider of smart home solutions, was named the
top home automation provider in the 2017 CE Pro Top 100 Brand Analysis
for the third year in a row. Pakedge was named the brand leader for home
networks for the fifth year in a row.
Based on responses to a survey of the largest domestic system
integrators of custom electronic systems, including audio, video,
lighting, whole-house controls, security systems, motorized shades and
other electronic devices across 55 categories, the annually published
report serves as an industry evaluation of the brands that are most
important to the industry's highest-revenue generating integrators.
The CE Pro Top 100 Brand Analysis determined that Control4 is once again
the brand leader for the whole-house automation and control category
with 61% of respondents. Pakedge, the Control4 Networking product line,
was named the brand leader for home networking with 46% of respondents,
a category in which CE Pro coins "arguably the most important category
in home electronics these days."
Control4 was named the brand leader in four additional categories
1. Audio: Multiroom A/V Distribution Systems
2. Video: Video
3. Security: Access Control
Climate: HVAC Control
Control4 was also named a ‘bullet brand' in audio amplifiers and phone
systems/intercoms securing this year's second-place brand position in
both categories. The ‘bullet brand' distinction is given to companies
that have a large increase in survey mentions compared to the previous
year, in audio amplifiers Control4 more than doubled, from 16% to 39% of
respondents over the last year. In addition, Control4 placed second or
third among the top five brands in the categories of Lighting Control,
Remotes/Interfaces/Smart Devices, IR Distribution Systems, and Remote
"It's been another stellar year for Control4, our dealers, and our
end-customers. From product development to sales and training as well as
channel and customer support, Control4 continues to deliver fantastic
products and services. It's an honor to receive this year's
acknowledgement from our dealers and the editorial team at CE Pro," said
Martin Plaehn, chairman and chief executive officer of Control4. "We
remain 100% focused on the connected home, our professional integrator
channel partners, and in the growth of these solution categories."
For more information on Control4 visit www.control4.com.
[NASDAQ: CTRL] is a global provider of automation and networking systems
for homes and businesses, offering personalized control of lighting,
music, video, comfort, security, communications, and more into a unified
smart home system that enhances the daily lives of its consumers.
Control4 unlocks the potential of connected devices, making networks
more robust, entertainment systems easier to use, homes more comfortable
and energy efficient, and families more secure. Today, every home and
business needs automation horsepower and a high-performance network to
manage the increasing number of connected devices. The Control4 platform
interoperates with more than 10,000 third-party consumer electronics
products, ensuring an ever-expanding ecosystem of devices will work
together. Control4 is now available in 90 countries. Leveraging a
distribution channel that includes over 5,500 custom integrators,
retailers, and distributors authorized to sell the full-line of Control4
products, Pakedge branded networking solutions and Triad Speakers,
Control4 is delivering intelligent solutions for consumers, major
consumer electronics companies, hotels, and businesses around the world.
Copyright ©2017, Control4 Corporation. All rights reserved. Control4,
the Control4 logo, and Pakedge, are registered trademarks or trademarks
of Control4 Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. All
other names and brands may be claimed as the property of their
respective owners. All specifications subject to change without notice.
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