SOURCE: Zensys

November 06, 2007 09:00 ET

Z-Wave Alliance to Have Large Presence at EHX Fall 2007

Alliance Member Exhibits and Training Programs Showcase New Products and Opportunities for Builder/Installer Community

LONG BEACH, CA--(Marketwire - November 6, 2007) - EHX Fall 2007 -- The Z-Wave Alliance will have a strong showing at EHX Fall 2007, where member companies will announce new Z-Wave-enabled products, conduct manufacturing training sessions and participate in the CEA TechHome Basic Training workshop.

"EHX is a great forum for the members of the Z-Wave Alliance to educate custom electronics professionals about the latest Z-Wave products on the market and how incorporating Z-Wave into their offerings can result in increased revenue," said Mark Walters, chairman of the Z-Wave Alliance. "We also look forward to showcasing Z-Wave product interoperability and market presence through the members exhibiting at the show. Their new products being unveiled at EHX are further proof of the growing global Z-Wave ecosystem."

Following are some of the highlights coming out of the Z-Wave Alliance at the show:

--  11 Z-Wave Alliance members exhibiting -- Exceptional Innovation (Booth
    #811); Superna (Booth #1521); Wayne-Dalton Corp. (Booth #1713); Elk
    Products, Inc. (Booth #353); Draper (Booth #DR103B); Intel Corporation
    (Booth #DR102B); Intermatic (Booth #2030); Leviton Manufacturing (Booth
    #1527); Logitech (Booth #1145); RCS, Inc. (Booth# 434) and Universal
    Electronics, Inc. (Booth #1951)
--  Elk Products, Inc. showcases M1 Gold as the central nervous system for
    a home or business
--  Intermatic launches InTouch USB Controller and Thermostat Control
--  Wayne-Dalton introduces three new home entertainment and control
    offerings: Solo™, Series Three™ Server and Theater Client™
--  Wayne-Dalton launches the latest in whole-house control -- the USB Z-
    Wave™ Interface
--  Wayne-Dalton announces prodrive® series now offering Z-Wave®
    technology integration in select models
--  RCS showcases TZ40 and TZ16 Thermostats
    

Tom West of Leviton will participate in CEA's TechHome Basic Training workshop on Tuesday, November 6 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. The workshop will serve as an introductory class for companies and professionals interested in offering components of the integrated home.

EHX Fall 2007 (http://www.ehxweb.com/) will take place November 6-9 in Long Beach, CA. For more information on Z-Wave, please go to www.z-wave.com or www.zwavealliance.org.

About Z-Wave

Z-Wave® is the first technology to bring affordable, reliable and easy-to-use wireless control to every aspect of daily life -- the home, consumer electronics, healthcare, and energy use, to name a few. Z-Wave is an award-winning, proven and interoperable wireless mesh networking technology that allows a wide array of devices in and around the home to communicate including lighting, appliances, HVAC, entertainment centers, and security systems. Z-Wave brings many benefits to everyday life including remote home monitoring, home healthcare, safety and security, and energy conservation. Z-Wave certified products are currently available from leading consumer brands in more than 170 products. Z-Wave is the recipient of the 2006 Wall Street Journal Technology Innovation Award in the wireless category, the CNET "Best of CES Award" in the enabling technologies category, along with PC World's 2006 World Class Award, which recognizes the 100 best technologies and products of the year. For more information about Z-Wave please visit www.z-wave.com.

About the Z-Wave Alliance

Formed in January 2005, the Z-Wave Alliance is a consortium of leading companies in the home technology space dedicated to solidifying Z-Wave as the standard for wireless home control products. The principal members include Cooper Wiring Devices, Danfoss, Intel, Intermatic, Leviton, Monster Cable, Wayne-Dalton, Universal Electronics Inc. (UEI) and Zensys. Its members lead the home controls market, providing leading edge products and systems that deliver increased comfort, convenience, safety and security. Z-Wave technology is the foundation of all products manufactured by the Alliance members. For more information about the Z-Wave Alliance, visit www.zwavealliance.org.

Z-Wave® is a registered trade mark of Zensys, Inc. and its subsidiaries in the United States and other countries.

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