New Two-Way Driver Simplifies Temperature Control
SHAKOPEE, Minn. — Sept. 27, 2017 — RTI, a leading control and automation manufacturer for residential and commercial settings, today announced the availability of its two-way driver for the full portfolio of thermostats and room sensors from ecobee. RTI’s new driver makes it easy for integrators to program ecobee smart Wi-Fi and voice-enabled devices into its control and automation systems, ultimately simplifying the way customers manage their HVAC functions and energy use within the RTI ecosystem.
“The demand for simple and convenient control of HVAC while at home and away continues to grow,” said Mike Everett, Vice President of Global Sales, RTI. “Adding the ecobee two-way driver to our library allows dealers to integrate ecobee devices as part of the RTI user experience, further simplifying the way users control their environments.”
ecobee’s offering of Wi-Fi and voice-controlled thermostats and room sensors for residential and commercial applications are not only intuitive to use and beautiful to look at, they also maximize comfort and energy efficiency. The thermostat lineup includes the new Amazon Alexa Voice Service-enabled ecobee4, ecobee3lite, and ecobee3, which all allow users to adjust the temperature of their environments, access and monitor their energy use, and check alerts and reminders. With the new ecobee two-way driver, users can now control and manage ecobee’s HVAC capabilities from the convenience of their RTI control interfaces via the ecobee cloud service.
More information about RTI is available at www.rticorp.com.
Celebrating 25 years of innovation, RTI delivers the connected world to users’ fingertips via advanced control and automation systems for residential and commercial applications. The company’s award-winning solutions let users take complete control over their home or business with ease, bringing together entertainment, distributed A/V, lighting, climate, security, and more into one simple user interface. For dealers, RTI’s systems are backed by the company’s renowned Integration Designer® programming software, which allows them to deliver a completely customized control experience and powerful third-party integration.
Guided by a passion for redefining the limits of engineering, the RTI portfolio of powerful, yet affordable, central processors, A/V distribution products, Apple® and Android™ apps, in-wall touchpanels, and beautiful handheld remotes deliver smart and reliable control in elegant form factors. Part of the RTI family of innovative control solutions, the Pro Control line of easy-to-program handheld remote controls, control processors, and ProPanel® app are engineered with RTI’s advanced capabilities built-in and bring unprecedented value to professionally installed electronic systems. Together, RTI and Pro Control are setting the standard for enhanced, fully customizable control and automation solutions for every application.
More information is available at www.rticorp.com and www.procontrol.com.