News 13th March 2009 - Intamac and SquareConnect join forces to create iPhone applications for home monitoring
Northampton, UK 13th March 2009
Intamac announced today a pioneering collaboration with SquareConnect, to create an new levels of user experience and control for Intamac’s range of innovative home monitoring products and services.
The partnership with San Francisco based SquareConnect will take Intamac’s award winning home monitoring services to the next level, providing exciting new user interfaces for the Intamac “Home Manager”™ service on an iPhone. These innovative interfaces and applications will help consumers to manage their busy lifestyles, allowing total freedom, control and accessibility whilst on-the-move via cutting edge mobile devices.
Intamac’s Founder and CEO, Kevin Meagher commented, “We met SquareConnect whilst exhibiting our new broadband enabled products and services to clients at CES in Las Vegas, and they had exactly what we were looking for. Our home monitoring services are provided over the Internet, and there is clearly a revolution occurring in the way people access web-based services; the iPhone has really shaken up this area! We needed a specialist partner that understood the importance of user experience and could develop user interfaces for our services that are simple but revolutionary, intuitive, and thrilling to use on these new mobile platforms. When we looked at SquareConnect’s technology and values, we knew we had found the right partner!’”
“We are really excited to be working with Intamac,” said Mat Henshall, CEO of SquareConnect. “SquareConnect’s mantra is ‘Take Control’ and that’s what our company is all about—putting control into the hands of our customers with the sleekest, sexiest, most intuitive products and interfaces. We think we can make the great products and services that Intamac offers even better. We want the users of our control interfaces to fall in love with how they work, and experience sheer delight when they interact with Intamac’s services. In our minds, Intamac Systems is destined to be one of the clear winners in the value-added services area of the home automation, security and environmental monitoring markets, for both home and business. We’re over the moon to be associated with them and to be working with their team to provide a revolutionary user experience.”
Intamac’s products and services are currently available through global corporate partners including British Telecom, Woon Veilig, Yale, LOCKON, and IAG.
Notes to Editor:
Intamac Systems Ltd www.intamac.com is the market leader in the field of Internet accessed monitoring and control. Founded in 2000, and based in Northampton UK, the company has developed an Internet-based platform and communications infrastructure enabling systems and appliances to be networked using the Internet. As the ’Digital Home’ and business environments become increasingly automated, Intamac is providing global companies and their customers with a range of powerful new services, and the ability to monitor and control their property remotely from the Internet or mobile phone. Intamac was named Business Innovation of the Year in the 2008 European Business Awards
About SquareConnect Inc
SquareConnect is the developer of DotControl™, the world’s first truly integrated remote control system for home entertainment, automation and security systems. SquareConnect’s products are defined by rich, intuitive, easy-to-use interfaces that live on your favorite mobile touch devices, and deliver state-of-the-art performance and control for your home entertainment and automation needs—from wherever you are.
Press contact: David Rimmer
Intamac media relations
Tel: 0870 1117 234