After spending more than 25 hours swapping out receptacles, flipping switches, programming timers, and talking to home-automation experts, we’ve determined that the HomeSeer HS-WD100+ is the best Z-Wave in-wall dimmer for smart-home systems.
Source: The best Z-Wave in-wall dimmer
Research Points to Big Uptick in Smart Home Device Adoption, Awareness Z-Wave Alliance
Source: Research Points to Big Uptick in Smart Home Device Adoption, Awareness – Z-Wave Alliance
FIBARO, a leading global manufacturer of wireless intelligent home automation and control devices, is now shipping its newest premium smart home hub, Home Center Lite, and portable KeyFob device in the U.S. An incredibly compact and superior brain for your smart home system, Home Center Lite works with all Z-Wave technology smart home products and Fibaro devices …
Source: Fibaro Brings New Premium Consumer Smart Home Hub with Compatible Key Fob to the U.S. – Dealerscope
The Z-Wave Alliance will now require mandatory implementation of the new Security 2 (S2) framework.
Source: Z-Wave Smart-Home Devices Just Got a Security Mandate – CE Pro
LEEDARSON Officially Launches a Series of Z-Wave Certified Products Z-Wave Alliance.
New products include a Z-Wave Certified Bulb Series, Arrival Sensor, Door/Window Sensor, Water Leakage Sensor and a Smart Plug.
Source: LEEDARSON Officially Launches a Series of Z-Wave Certified Products – Z-Wave Alliance
Today we’re announcing the August Smart Lock Pro (Z-Wave), a new Z-Wave lock for the professional channel. The new lock will be sold exclusively through August Pro, a division of August Home dedicated to serving integrators and security dealers in the custom home installation channel.
Source: New Z-Wave Smart Lock for the Pro Channel – August
Three new Z-Wave Security Products from Aeotec on display at ISC West Z-Wave Alliance…
– Z-Wave Water Sensor 6 w/ Dock,
– Z-Wave controlled Camera
– Z-Wave Sound Sensor
Source: Three new Z-Wave Security Products from Aeotec on display at ISC West – Z-Wave Alliance
Per the Z-Wave Alliance Board of Directors vote in November 2016, all Z-Wave devices submitted for certification will include new advanced Security 2 (S2) framework
FREMONT, CA– April 2, 2017 at 9 AM EST – The Z-Wave Alliance, an open consortium of leading global companies deploying the Z-Wave smart home standard, as of today will require strict and uniform adoption of a new security protocol for all Z-Wave devices receiving certification. The Alliance Board of Directors voted unanimously in November 2016 to require mandatory implementation of the new Security 2 (S2) framework, the most advanced security for smart home devices and controllers, gateways and hubs in the market today.
Source: Mandatory Security Implementation for All Z-Wave Certified IoT Devices Takes Effect Today – Z-Wave Alliance
The Dome Home Automation DMMZ1 Mouse Trap is a rodent electric trap with Z-Wave technology built-in. It kills mice, rats and other rodents quickly, cleanly and humanely with a powerful jolt of electricity.
Source: Video: Building a Better Mouse Trap – The Z-Wave Dome Mouser – Automated Home
Kwikset is a brand that has been among the top smart door lock makers for years. The company has a wide range of key-free locks that let you open your front or back door with a PIN code, a scan, a …
Source: These popular Kwikset smart locks now let you unlock your front door with Alexa – BGR