Control4 OS 2.8 Enhances Smart Home Security and Entertainment Experiences

Latest Control4 Operating System Features New Home Security Interface and Native Music Streaming
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Control4 Corporation has released OS 2.8, the latest version of its smart home operating system. With OS 2.8, Control4 rolls out a reimagined smart home security experience that integrates with multiple brands of security systems, smart locks, and cameras, and offers native streaming of music services from Pandora, Deezer, and Tidal. 

Additional updates include capabilities to make it easy for Control4 homeowners to search, browse, listen, and watch their favorite media. Version OS 2.8 also delivers a number of enhanced dealer tools, such as the ability to back up Control4 projects to the cloud and new “experience” drivers that simplify the creation of personalized smart home experiences. 

“State-of-the-art security systems and entertainment capabilities are key drivers for smart home adoption, and Control4 OS 2.8 dramatically enhances the overall safety and entertainment experiences in the Control4 Smart Home,” said Martin Plaehn, Control4 chairman and CEO. “We have delivered an elegant, innovative and easy way to make sure all is well at home, even when Control4 customers are away, offering them greater peace of mind. OS 2.8 also delivers an unprecedented amount of choice when it comes to entertainment by integrating music streaming services with tens of millions of songs that can be enjoyed by everyone in the family.”