SOURCE: Ortronics/Legrand

January 14, 2008 09:00 ET

Ortronics/Legrand Offers Connected Living Solutions for the Multi-Dwelling Home With On-Q Home Systems

NEW LONDON, CT--(Marketwire - January 14, 2008) - Ortronics/Legrand, a global leader in high performance structured cabling solutions, is now offering On-Q home systems for multi-dwelling homes, such as apartments, condos, townhouses, and planned communities. Ortronics' MDU Solutions combine their industry-leading structured cabling solutions with the innovative home systems from On-Q/Legrand to meet the communication and entertainment needs of the modern, connected lifestyle.

The combination of Ortronics' structured cabling solutions with On-Q home systems provides every element for integrated end-to-end solutions from the building entrance to the outlet in the home. Ortronics connectivity and cable management solutions allow flexible, high performance solutions in the backbone to deliver services to individual units, while On-Q home systems connect audio, video, phones, and Internet for the ultimate in lifestyle convenience and control.

Ortronics and On-Q high performance MDU solutions distribute and manage audio, video and data (copper and fiber) with more bandwidth, more flexibility and more capabilities, including voice, high-speed Internet access (wired or wireless), surround-sound home theater, online gaming, music piped throughout the home, and telecommuting from a high-tech home office. These amenities increase the lifestyle value of the multi-dwelling unit and are sure to attract and retain residents who have come to expect these benefits.

Background for Editors:

Ortronics/Legrand (, headquartered in New London, Connecticut, USA, is a global leader in high performance structured cabling solutions, offering a complete range of Category 5e, 6 and 10 Gig copper, fiber optic, wireless and residential/MDU connectivity solutions. In addition, Ortronics offers Cablofil® wire mesh cable tray and Wiremold® pathways. Other programs and services include: engineering and technical support, systems planning, training programs and a 25-year warranty program.

Ortronics/Legrand is a subsidiary of Legrand (, the world specialist in products and systems for electrical installations and information networks in residential, commercial and industrial buildings. Operating in over 60 countries with sales of $4.9 billion, Legrand employs approximately 33,000 people, and its catalogs include more than 130,000 products. At Legrand, innovation drives growth: with nearly 5% of sales invested in R&D every year, the group brings out a steady stream of new, high added-value products.

Contact Information

  • For more information contact:
    125 Eugene O'Neill Drive
    New London, CT 06320
    Sales: 860-445-3900 or 800-934-5432
    Fax: 888-282-0043 or 860-405-2992
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    Editorial Contact and Photos:
    Laura Fradette
    Communications Specialist
    125 Eugene O'Neill Drive
    New London, CT 06320
    Direct Tel: 860-405-2861
    Fax: 860-405-2972
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