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The end of 3G is fast approaching

April 4th, 2020|

Start upgrading your security system customers to 4G LTE In the initial blog in this series, we warned of the current need to start transitioning your customers’ 3G equipment before network carrier support ends.  There are even more reasons to upgrade. VoLTE Data Transfer Another nuance of LTE are user equipment categories or classes that [...]

5 Ways to Use Your Panel in “Stay Home” Mode

April 2nd, 2020|

We might not have an actual “stay home” mode on our panels, but by using the “stay” button your customers can explore some of the great options our panels offer while enjoying the comfort of their home during COVID-19. See five areas where you can increase security and peace of mind even during these uncertain [...]

Training & Travel Bans Aren’t Compatible — 2GIG Ground Control is the Answer

March 18th, 2020|

The COVID-19 virus has us all concerned. Our government leaders and health organizations have requested a ban on all unnecessary travel and gatherings to try to stop the spread. Even with this restriction it is still essential to give our dealers the product and installation training you need. The expert on-site training we have provided [...]

The 3G to 4G LTE Transition: Are you prepared?

March 11th, 2020|

Start upgrading your security system customers to 4G LTE Have you heard, 3G is on the way out? While the big network carriers such as Verizon and AT&T continue to change their timelines for its demise, it is a fact in the very near future that every 3G-based security panel installed by dealers to date [...]

New 2GIG Smoke Heat Freeze Detectors Enable Early Detection and Decrease Nuisance Alarms

December 3rd, 2019|

Using advanced detection algorithms and a sophisticated photo-electric optical sensor, the two new Detectors meet the new UL standards for the year 2021. CARLSBAD, CALIFORNIA, December 3, 2019 – Enhancing safety and peace-of-mind for homeowners, Nortek Security & Control LLC has introduced two new 2GIG® Smoke Heat Freeze Detectors designed to detect fire issues earlier [...]

2GIG GC2 Security Panel Gains EU-Certification, Is Highlighted at IFSEC 2019

June 19th, 2019|

The panel meets the EN Grade2 requirement to enable connection to monitoring stations and police dispatch centers. CARLSBAD, CALIFORNIA – Nortek Security & Control LLC, a global leader in wireless security, home automation, access control, and health and wellness technology, today announced the EU-certification of its 2GIG® GC2 Security Panel, bringing reliable smart-home security to [...]

The Gary Sinise Foundation Changes Another Life: U.S. Army SPC Tyler Jeffries Receives New Smart Home with Tech from Nortek Security & Control

June 4th, 2019|

Jeffries’ specially adapted smart home features ELAN® control, 2GIG® Security, multi-zone SpeakerCraft® audio, Panamax® power protection, and more. CARLSBAD, CALIFORNIA — Following in the footsteps of his Navy-veteran father and Air Force-veteran brother, Tyler Jeffries proudly enlisted in the U.S Army in January 2010. After two years of training with the Attack Company 2-1 Infantry [...]

2GIG in the News – ISCWest Edition

April 17th, 2019|

2GIG made big news in La Vegas - again! Here is some of the recent coverage to come out of ISC West! Security Sales & Integration featuring 2GIG eSeries (+ eNewsletter) Security InfoWatch video, featuring Quinto & the 2GIG eSeries CE Pro featuring the 2GIG eSeries introduction Residential Systems featuring the 2GIG eSeries introduction More to come!

2GIG Delivers Enhanced Security with eSeries Security and Control Ecosystem

April 10th, 2019|

Introduction includes new 2GIG GC2e and GC3e security panels and a new line of fully encrypted sensors. LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, April 10, 2019 –  Nortek Security & Control LLC, a global leader in wireless security, home automation, access control and health and wellness technology, today introduced the 2GIG® eSeries, the next generation of the 2GIG [...]

Gary Sinise Foundation Honors U.S. Army SFC with Smart Home Controlled by ELAN and Secured by 2GIG

March 28th, 2019|

CARLSBAD, CALIFORNIA — U.S. Army Sergeant First Class Caleb Brewer was stationed in Afghanistan in December 2016 when his team conducted a large-scale clearing operation and an improvised explosive device (IED) detonated beneath him. As a result of the blast, Brewer suffered from bilateral leg amputations and severe infections, blood clots, and blood loss. Yet [...]