Control4, Simplikate Announce Joint Management Venture
Control4, an IP-Based automation and entertainment control, announces plans with Simplikate, the technology arm of the property management company, First Management Partners, to integrate Simplikate's Techceirge HOTEL product and the Control4 Suite Systems operating platform for hospitality. As part of the planned arrangement, Simplikate also will become a Control4 certified partner and a preferred distribution partner.
Techcierge HOTEL was specifically designed to improve the guest experience, increase guest loyalty and can be used to generate advertising and sales revenue for the hotel. Techcierge HOTEL's Virtual Suite feature allows the guest to take their room with them, providing 24/7 access to hotel amenities from anywhere in the world via the Internet or touch-tone phone. Leading condominiums, single-family projects, and hotels around the world use Techcierge to automate SMART Building services such as valet, concierge services, visitor management, dining and shopping, deliveries, and amenities bookings. Techcierge HOTEL delivers the property's offerings directly to the resident or guest. As a web-based solution and hardware independent, techcierge HOTEL works over any Internet connection, any touch-tone phone, wireless or wired touch-pad, or IPTV set-top box. Techcierge HOTEL integrates with the property management companies back end.
Control4 Suite Systems provides the hospitality industry a practical, reliable automation operating system that is affordable. For new property construction, operators will see significant savings in construction costs because the Control4 Suite Systems' wireless features eliminate virtually all in-room low-voltage wiring, and require less conduit, labor and materials for control and lighting systems than traditional wire-based systems.