Legrand smart-homes unveiled
Dubai, July 1, 2007
Legrand has opened the Middle East’s first smart-home/smart-office demonstration showroom.
Legrand is a specialist in products and systems for electrical installations and information networks.
By displaying futuristic technologies that increases comfort, connectivity and safety at home and help businesses operate their offices more efficiently, the Legrand showroom provides buyers with a valuable first-hand experience of the products, said a company official.
“We are pleased to put our innovative and industry-leading solutions on display in a creative and impactful setting that presents the multiple benefits of each product clearly and effectively to buyers,” said Legrand Middle East general manager Mohamed Ahmed Yahia.
For home, these include systems that let residents control lighting, shutters, security, air conditioning and other devices at the touch of a button or even remotely.
For offices, these include occupancy-sensors and photocells, cable-management systems and flooring solutionsm, he added.
M Salahuddin, CEO of Hathboor, Legrand’s UAE distributor, said, “Legrand continues to demonstrate its commitment to this exciting, demanding and fast-evolving market by bringing its latest products, and serving its customers’ needs in the most effective manner possible.”
Specific products on display include the In One by Legrand system, which lets homeowners program different scenario settings for lights, air conditioning and shutters for different times of day.
Also featured for homes are Legrand integrated communication solutions that enable the linkage and distribution of TV, Internet, telephone, network games, and music or photos stored on linked computers or Media Centre PC devices.
Products both for home and office include wired and wireless, audio and video access control devices to provide security and convenience for individual homes and for buildings.
It also has the Watt Stopper/Legrand motion-sensor light switch with infrared, ultrasonic or dual technology sensors, the Soluflex flexible integrated flooring solution that is easily scalable and alterable, and a variety of industry-leading structured cabling solutions for copper, fibre and WiFi.
The Legrand showroom is located at Dubai Airport Road. TradeArabia News Service