Control4 has acquired the home automation products and related intellectual property assets of Utah-based Card Access Inc. Effective immediately, all technical support for Card Access products will be provided directly by Control4. In addition, all Card Access products will continue to be available for authorized Control4 dealers to purchase through the dealer portal.
Control4's 7-inch touchpanel
"The acquisition of the Card Access products and intellectual property demonstrates our dedication to building a robust product ecosystem for our customers,” said Paul Williams, VP of security and communications products for Control4. “By streamlining training, technical support and sales through our award-winning team and providing a powerful marketing engine to support these products, we are helping Control4 dealers build their businesses and enhance their installations."
The addition of the Card Access product line will enable Control4 dealers to add more convenience, comfort, and control of smart devices in today's smart home, according to Williams.
"Card Access solutions have been designed solely to enhance the capabilities of the Control4 system, and they have done that beautifully for many years,” he said. “The uniqueness of these products is what makes them so incredibly appealing. They are true workhorses, and we want to make sure our dealers know how to leverage them to create personalized solutions for their customers.
Card Access products integrate with Control4 to wirelessly monitor and control doors, gates, garage doors, windows, and temperature with contact sensors; open and close automatic doors, blinds and gates; raise or lower projector screens; turn fireplaces on and off with wireless contact relays; and create control solutions based on room occupancy, event triggers, and motion or pressure sensors; and much more. Card Access products purchased after today will come with a two-year limited warranty.