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Chamberlain Group's Liftmaster and Chamberlain Now Compatible with Honeywell Total Connect Remote Services

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Oak Brook, IL, Aug. 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Chamberlain Group (CGI), a market leader in access control solutions and leading the smart home integration market with its myQ®-enabled products, announced that myQ garage control has been integrated with Honeywell Total Connect® Remote Services, enabling end-users to access all home automation devices in one central place. Homeowners can open and close garage doors remotely through the Honeywell Total Connect app, and also get real-time notifications whenever someone comes and goes. The myQ connected technology integration gives full smart garage control from wherever you are.

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This integration delivers the flexibility, convenience, and enhanced monitoring and control of Honeywell customers' Liftmaster and Chamberlain myQ-enabled connected garage door openers. "Integrating with Honeywell's Total Connect is another important step in delivering the depth and breadth of functionality smart-home users seek," said Cory Sorice, vice president and general manager of Emerging Business at Chamberlain Group. "We look forward to continuing to expand and innovate with tech and maket leaders to make the connected home a reality for every household."

Wherever you are, a myQ garage can be there when you can't through the Total Connect app. With myQ, you can let your neighbor in to check on your house when you're away. And myQ can close the garage for you when you suddenly remember you left it open. myQ® truly makes people's lives easier.

Providing access to Chamberlain and LiftMaster's myQ-enabled connected products is another expansion of the Honeywell Total Connect ecosystem, giving users more options to control their connected home. The Honeywell Total Connect app puts the control and management of customer's security systems and other devices including lights, locks, video and more, on mobile devices. Through the Honeywell Total Connect app, users have the ability to:

  • Monitor and control myQ connected openers
  • Open and close doors remotely
  • Receive open and close activity alerts

"As consumers become more reliant on their mobile devices to control their homes, the integration of Chamberlain and LiftMaster myQ technology in the Total Connect app gives them more flexibility to manage their home from one single app," said Scott Harkins, vice president and general manager, Honeywell Homes. "Consumers can now use the Honeywell Total Connect app to control their connected devices, and really begin to experience the value of the connected home."

Honeywell has announced its intention to spin off its Honeywell Homes product portfolio and ADI Global Distribution business by the end of the year into a standalone, publicly traded company that will be named Resideo. The new company's portfolio of Home products will include its award-winning Connected Home solutions, rich partnerships with other leading smart home devicemakers, and comfort and care, security and safety solutions trusted around the world. On July 25, Honeywell announced that it will license its Honeywell Home brand to Resideo.

CGI is an industry leader in establishing strategic relationships with IoT innovators including Google, IFTTT, Apple, Nest, Xfinity Home, and now Honeywell to best serve its customers' evolving smart home needs. Customers should contact their local security dealer professional for information on how to connect to Honeywell Total Connect as well as other [platforms].

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Honeywell Total Connect® Remote Services offer smart home and business solutions for consumers. The Honeywell Total Connect app allows users to remotely control their home or small business in a variety of ways anytime, anywhere. Users may control their security systems, video cameras, thermostats, lighting, locks and more, receive event notifications on activity, view live video, see, hear, and speak to visitors at the front door and utilize voice control for security using their iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ or other compatible smart devices.

Chamberlain Group (CGI) is a global leader in access solutions and products. As the corporate parent company to LiftMaster, Chamberlain, Merlin and Grifco, we design and engineer residential garage door openers, commercial door operators and gate entry systems. Our products are connected through our innovative myQ technology which empowers users to control or monitor their entry points through smartphone access. We are also the parent company to Controlled Products Systems Group, the largest wholesale distributor of perimeter access control equipment in the U.S. and an affiliate of Systems, Inc., one of North America's leading dock leveler manufacturers.

  

Additional Information

This release contains certain statements that may be deemed "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. All statements, other than statements of historical fact, that address activities, events or developments that we or our management intends, expects, projects, believes or anticipates will or may occur in the future are forward-looking statements. Such statements are based upon certain assumptions and assessments made by our management in light of their experience and their perception of historical trends, current economic and industry conditions, expected future developments and other factors they believe to be appropriate.

 The spin off of the Honeywell Homes product portfolio and ADI Global Distribution business is subject to customary conditions and regulatory approvals, including final approval by Honeywell's board of directors.This communication shall not constitute an offer of any securities for sale, nor shall there be any offer, sale or distribution of securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer, sale or distribution would be unlawful prior to appropriate registration or qualification under the securities laws of such jurisdiction. 

Alexis Marlin
Chamberlain Group
630-530-6752
Alexis.Marlin@Chamberlain.com

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