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Eaton unveils live residential application environment at Experience Center demonstrating home automation solutions

Date: March 29, 2018

HOUSTON, TX — Power management company Eaton is showcasing safe, intelligent and connected solutions for modern homes at its Experience Center in Houston, TX. Visitors to Eaton’s annual Technology Days in Houston can tour the new application environment from March 29 through 30, during the hours of 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Analysts predict that the average home will have more than 35 connected devices by 2020 (source: Cisco VNI Report, Strategy Analytics). As adoption of smart home technologies continues to increase, Eaton is helping builders, contractors and consumers identify the solutions and better understand the available and tested technologies.

Eaton’s new two-story residential application environment will include home connectivity technologies that are advancing electrical safety, automation and connectivity, while powering and protecting homes. The new interactive environment features a full garage and kitchen area with active loads and staged living spaces. The hands-on residential demonstration also showcases innovative products and solutions including:

  • Smart lighting control and day light harvesting
  • Home automation hub that integrates with smart devices
  • Energy management circuit breaker
  • Back-up generation and protection

In addition to touring the new residential space during the Technology Days, visitors to Eaton’s Experience Center can attend live demonstrations of Eaton solutions and educational training courses designed to advance safety and preventive maintenance knowledge, with guidance on best practices for:

  • IoT for both hazardous area and residential applications
  • Hazardous area codes and standards
  • 2018 National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 70E code changes
  • Equipment life extension and modernization
  • And, over 15 additional courses

To learn more or to register, click here.

Eaton’s Experience Centers provide a global education solution with the unique ability to enable customers with hands-on training in multiple application environments. Located in various locations around the world, the market-specific demonstrations help customers experience products within a solution-based application. The applications span the power management process from generation all the way down to the receptacle and gives customers the opportunity to see the impact of their projects and understand the design, technology and installation practices.

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 2017 sales of $20.4 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 96,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit

Ann Marie Halal
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