TORONTO — September 10 , 2012 – C24 Interactive, a brand within Connect24, which is part of Tyco Security Products, is now available at central stations across North America, providing security installing dealers with an interactive life safety and lifestyle service solution to offer to their customers.
By integrating with the DSC PowerSeries line of control panels, C24 Interactive enables consumers to stay connected to their home, family, and small businesses via the web, mobile phone, iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch and Android phones and tablets. C24 Interactive provides consumers with solutions which include remote control of security systems, interactive video, remote lighting, thermostat and door lock control. The latest C24 Interactive service offering, the “Security Package,” is also now available and is compatible with the new Impassa 3G self-contained wireless panel.
Tyco Security Products
Tyco Security Products, a business unit of Tyco International, is a unified group of leading access control, video, location based tracking and intrusion brands worldwide. Operating in more than 40 offices with over 2500 employees, Tyco Security Products’ American Dynamics, Bentel, CEM Systems, CONNECT24, DSC, Elpas, Kantech, Software House, Sur-Gard and Visonic brands represent more combined years of operating experience in the security industry than any other security products group in the world. Our security integration platforms, built by our developers from across all product disciplines, allow our customers to see more, do more and save more. Our solutions today are designed to be compatible with the technology of tomorrow. For more information, visit www.americandynamics.net; www.bentelsecurity.com; www.cemsys.com; www.connect24.com; www.dsc.com; www.elpas.com; www.kantech.com; www.swhouse.com; www.surgard.com and www.visonic.com.
About Tyco International
Tyco International Ltd. (NYSE: TYC) is a diversified company that provides vital products and services to customers around the world. Tyco is a leading provider of security products and services, fire protection and detection products and services, and industrial valves and controls. Tyco had 2011 revenue of approximately $17.4 billion and has more than 100,000 employees worldwide. More information on Tyco can be found at www.tyco.com.
For installers, onsite installation of C24 Interactive is made easy with intuitive Z-Wave® wireless devices. The system allows dealers to up sell and offer customers upgraded devices over time. In addition, dealers can customize several components of the solution with their individual company logo and tailor the various levels of services the system provides.
“C24 Interactive provides dealers and central stations with the opportunity to generate more RMR, but at the same time it provides home owners with a solution that enhances the value of the overall home security system,” said Nigel Spinks, Senior Director Sales Service Provider Markets of Tyco Security Products. “This is now a whole new offering within home controls that gives customers convenience and peace of mind.”
C24 Interactive has an online, easy to use web interface that lets customers independently manage their account. Depending on the level of service purchased through their dealer, homeowners can review event history, check on system status, arm/ disarm their security, set up notification services and control home environmental devices. In addition, customers can also view live and archived video.
Since the introduction of C24 Interactive last year, the solution has been rolled out to central stations and distributors throughout North America. To learn more about C24 Interactive, contact your local central station or national distributor or visit www.connect24.com.