Key Digital Now Compatible with Aprilaire Key Digital has added the Aprilaire model 8800 thermostat and Wi-Fi thermostat to its growing list of integration products streamlined within the Compass Control Pro Partner Alliance program.By RS Staff Published: October 30, 2017 ⋅ Updated: April 15, 2019 Key Digital has added the Aprilaire model 8800 thermostat and Wi-Fi thermostat to its growing list of integration products streamlined within the Compass Control Pro Partner Alliance program. The Aprilaire model 8800 Thermostat is an electronic and programmable thermostat that can be controlled from anywhere in the home using RS-232 communication. The Aprilaire Wi-Fi Thermostat series units are electronic, programmable, and Wi-Fi-enabled thermostats. Compass Control Pro offers control over thermostat mode, thermostat set points, thermostat fan mode, thermostat eco savings, and thermostat sensors. Compass Control Pro Partner Alliances pre-configured control drivers, modules, and GUI templates integrate instantly and seamlessly to save on programming time. “The collaboration between Key Digital and Aprilaire has resulted in a bi-directional driver for our Model 8800 thermostat which is not only easy to configure, but allows for powerful integration possibilities for the client,” stated Aprilaire’s HVAC automation sales manager, David J Wood. “Resulting from cooperative efforts between Key Digital and Aprilaire, the integration of its Model 8800 thermostat within the Compass Control environment represents a powerful and user-friendly comprehensive solution delivering iOS-based control and entertainment functionality,” stated Key Digital’s vice president of sales, Michael Lakhter. “The Compass Alliance Partners have come together to create a system that has full driver integration already completed, increasing efficiency for integrators.” SubscribeFor more stories like this, and to keep up to date with all our market leading news, features and analysis, sign up to our newsletter here.