Eaton Collaborates with Clare Controls to Increase the Adoption of Connected Home Technology

Date: September 13, 2017

PITTSBURGH, PA — Power management company Eaton today announced a collaboration with home automation and security provider Clare Controls with a common goal to create highly integrated home automation with the residential contractor in mind. By integrating Clare Controls’ hardware, software, services and broader capabilities with Eaton’s product portfolio, the two companies aim to simplify the adoption of connected home technology.

“Homeowners are expecting their homes to be smart and are challenging builders to deliver connected home solutions. Our collaboration with Clare Controls will bring together multidisciplinary expertise to provide a holistic connected home solution,” said Grayling Love, product line manager, Eaton. “Together, we hope to offer a broader and more complete vision of home automation that can transform the electrical industry.”

Many home builders face the issue of providing a complete control and home automation system that is easy to install and reliable. The Eaton and Clare collaboration is working to bridge this gap and offer a holistic smart home solution.

“Clare is proud to collaborate with an industry leader to bring a full-featured smart home solution to a vast network of dealers and channel partners.” said Brett Price, CEO, Clare Controls. “We’re uniquely positioned to work with Eaton to bring a smart and secure platform to market as the demand for home technology continues to rise.”

To learn more about residential solutions from Eaton and Clare Controls, visit www.eaton.com/wiringdevices or www.clarecontrols.com.

Clare Controls is a provider of smart home solutions that blend professional installations with DIY-style system modification and expansion. Clare increases safety and convenience, helps conserve energy, integrates entertainment, and provides home security monitoring all in one sleek, simple-to-use App. Clare specializes in wireless smart home and security communication, software development, and product manufacturing. Clare Controls products and services are offered exclusively through a network of licensed and authorized dealers. Clare’s headquarters are in Sarasota, FL. For more information, visit clarecontrols.com.

Eaton’s electrical business is a global leader with expertise in power distribution and circuit protection; backup power protection; control and automation; lighting and security; structural solutions and wiring devices; solutions for harsh and hazardous environments; and engineering services. Eaton is positioned through its global solutions to answer today’s most critical electrical power management challenges.

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit Eaton.com.

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