QOLSYS UNVEILS THREE NEW SECURITY AND SMARTHOME DEVICES

IQ Mini Door/Window Sensor, IQ Doorbell and IQ Lightbulb

Qolsys, provider of best-in-class residential security and smarthome solutions, announced today the addition of three new devices: the IQ Mini Door Window sensor, the IQ Doorbell and the IQ Lightbulb boosting the IQ Panel’s connected home product line up.  Qolsys continues to innovate in every room while improving the connected home experience for dealers and end users.Continue reading

QOLSYS RELEASES IQ HARDWIRE 16- RENDERS LEGACY PANELS OBSOLETE

Innovative 16-Zone Takeover Module Delivers Key Industry-First Features 

(June 3, 2015 – San Jose, CA) — Qolsys, provider of best-in-class residential security and smarthome solutions, announced today the availability of the IQ Hardwire 16, a hardwire-to-wireless translator designed to replace legacy systems.  This innovative takeover module is perfect for the burgeoning smarthome builder market when paired with the IQ Panel, the first “All-in-One” 7-inch touchscreen for security and home control.Continue reading

QOLSYS ANNOUNCES THE IQ2- SECONDARY TOUCHSCREEN FOR THE IQ PANEL

Elegant 7-inch Tablet Available At Qolsys Distributors

(May 28, 2015 — San Jose, CA) – Qolsys Inc., provider of best-in-class residential security and smarthome solutions, recently debuted the IQ2, a secondary tablet for the IQ Panel, at its “Internet of Home” showroom during ISC West 2015.   The IQ2 pairs with the IQ Panel over Wi-Fi, providing up to three (3) additional touchscreens in the home to create a customizable connected home experience. Continue reading

WANT A SMARTER HOME? JUST ADD IQ.

IQ-Smarthome-Qolsys

Everyone is buzzing about the “smart home” these days aren’t they?  Maybe that’s why we’ve been as busy as bees making it a reality.  It’s more than just building a nice panel though.  Its an entire network of connected devices, and the ability to continue to add support for new devices as they are released into the market.  To make your home smarter, you’ll need to add more and more of these intelligent devices, or as we call it, “IQ.”  As you work to make your dream smart home setup, here’s a few things you should know.Continue reading

MEDIA COVERAGE OF TYCO INVESTMENT ANNOUNCEMENT

We’ve had an exciting year at Qolsys, now capped with the big news of the strategic investment from Tyco Security Products.  Click the links below to see recent news:

Julie Jacobsen, CEPro:  http://www.cepro.com/article/why_tyco_invested_in_qolsys_security_home_automation/

Business Wire:  http://www.businesswire.ca/news/ca-en/20141203006223/en/Qolsys-Closes-Strategic-Investment-Tyco

YAHOO Finance:  http://finance.yahoo.com/news/qolsys-closes-strategic-investment-tyco-191100706.html

SDM Magazine:  http://www.sdmmag.com/articles/90733-tyco-international-expands-technological-reach-in-multiple-ways

Security Systems News:  http://www.securitysystemsnews.com/article/tyco-invests-qolsys 

QOLSYS CLOSES STRATEGIC INVESTMENT FROM TYCO

Investment to Accelerate Growth of Residential Security and Internet of Things Platform 

(December 3, 2014, San Jose, CA) – Qolsys, a provider of best-in-class residential security and home control solutions, announced today that it has secured a strategic investment from Tyco Security Products, part of Tyco, the world’s largest pure-play fire protection and security company.Continue reading

USING THE IQ PANEL TO AUTOMATE YOUR CHRISTMAS TREE

Christmas-Tree

Christmas trees are a wonderful part of the holiday season, but can also be a cause of fires.  According to NFPA.org (the National Fire Protection Association) each year an average of 230 home fires start with a Christmas tree, causing 6 deaths, 22 injuries, and $18.3 million in damages.  You can mitigate this risk by creating a simple rule using your Alarm.com account and Qolsys Smart Socket.Continue reading