Press release

Trade area / 06.03.2014

devolo at Light+Building 2014: Premiere for devolo Home Control and new Powerline solutions for specialised trade and electronics dealers

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devolo AG is presenting its Powerline solutions for the specialised trade and electronics dealers at Light+Building 2014 (Messe Frankfurt, March 30 - April 4. / Hall 9.0, Stand C56). The global market leader in the PLC segment is unveiling its solution for smart homes, devolo Home Control, to trade visitors for the first time. Simplicity is the focus here: The new portfolio features easy operation, easy installation and easy expansion. In the Powerline segment, devolo is introducing new solutions for easy networking over a building‘s power lines with dLAN® 650. dLAN® adapters with Wi-Fi functionality are taking centre stage alongside the new dLAN® 650+ and dLAN® 650 triple+ models.

Introduction of devolo Home Control for smart home project businesses

devolo Home Control is the new devolo product world for smart homes. It encompasses all of the key areas for smart homes and, thanks to its modular design, can also be tailored to each individual home. The focus on the basic needs of safety, security and control covers the essential requirements for a smart home. In times of rising energy costs, efficient utilisation of energy is an important factor. The company is promoting the development of devolo Home Control as an independent product portfolio alongside its famous dLAN® Powerline adapters. As with its Powerline solutions, the company is building on open architecture based on international standards for devolo Home Control as well. At Light+Building 2014, devolo is introducing the new Home Control portfolio as a basis for future project businesses to trade visitors for the first time.

Powerline portfolio for specialised trade and electronics dealers

devolo also created a successful product portfolio for the specialised trade and electronics dealers with dLAN®. The range of products targets both private end customers and commercial use. dLAN® connects the consulting skills of experts on site with special services like a three year warranty.

dLAN® 650 - the fastest Powerline home network

devolo is introducing two new dLAN® adapters at Light+Building. dLAN® 650+ and dLAN® 650 triple+ provide transfer rates of up to 600 Mbps. The two adapters also use patent-pending range+ Technology, which provides significantly better performance for housewide networking due to the additional use of the earth wire. Both adapters feature an integrated electrical socket with mains filter. While the dLAN® 650+ provides a gigabit LAN port, dLAN® 650 triple+ features three gigabit network connections.

Powerline meets Wi-Fi - perfect reception at home and in the office

The dLAN® product portfolio also contains two Powerline-based Wi-Fi solutions. As a network centre, the dLAN® pro 500 Wireless+ ensures comprehensive Wi-Fi coverage in the professional area. The adapter features three Ethernet ports and Wi-Fi N with antennas in a MIMO arrangement. It also has an integrated electrical socket with mains filter, which enables direct connection of terminal devices or power strips. The adapter even lets you connect wireless terminal devices like smartphones, tablets and laptops anywhere perfectly with ease. The dLAN® pro 500 Wireless+ can be configured and maintained using dLAN® AVpro manager. This high-performance, remote management tool offers valuable support to administrators for configuring and maintaining the Powerline network.The dLAN® 500 WiFi is designed as a cost-effective Wi-Fi access point for home use. Alongside support for the Wi-Fi N standard, it offers a network connection for cable-based devices.

devolo OEM solutions for efficient Powerline integration

devolo provides its high level of development and manufacturing expertise as part of OEM projects as well. The devolo Home Control solution and the various models of the devolo Powerline adapter are the focus at Light+Building 2014. Many renowned companies from the telecommunications segment and well-known sales organisations trust the Powerline world market leader when manufacturing their PLC products.

devolo looks forward to your visit at Light+Building 2014! You can find our stand with the number C56 in the hall 9.0. Walter Krott, Business Development Manager for Project Business would be happy to explain the new devolo products. Please contact walter.krott@devolo.de for appointment requests.

For more information about dLAN® Powerline, visit devolo.de or our YouTube channel: www.youtube.de/devolo.