G4S Denmark Selects Essence WeR@Home™ to Offer DIY Smart Home Systems
G4S Denmark, a subsidiary of the world’s leading international security solutions group, has selected Essence’s Smart Living solution – WeR@HomeTM to be able to offer its customers a secure, stable smart home solution. Essence is the leading provider of M2M/Internet of Things (IoT), cloud-based systems to deliver the connected-life promise.
“Essence allows us to offer our customers a field-proven DIY solution for their connected lifestyles, enhancing our product offerings with minimal risk and investment,” says Ole Knudsen, Managing Director of G4S Denmark. “The quick time-to-market, self-install concept and the option of future integration to our control room opens up new customer segments.”
WeR@HomeTM is a wireless, battery-operated system that lets consumers easily manage their connected homes from anywhere, anytime, on any screen – mobile, desktop, TV, tablet – in real-time via mobile and web applications. With certified Z-Wave capability, WeR@HomeTM can be expanded to include automation devices, such as thermostats and lighting.
By offering WeR@HomeTM, G4S can provide an affordable solution for the mass market, delivering the smart home to every customer. Essence’s flexible business models and modular components allow the system to grow organically, quickly and easily with minimal hassle. The technician-free installation and remote maintenance and configuration make it exceptionally cost-effective.
“WeR@HomeTM provides new opportunities for G4S Denmark; its unique, attractively designed solution further enhances their strong market reach,” says Ben Weinberger, Deputy CEO of Essence. “Our approach delivers a simple and modular service for them and their customers.”