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Driver for Integrating Nuvo Wireless Audio and Crestron Home Automation Systems Now Available

New control module enables comprehensive integration between Nuvo’s high-fidelity wireless audio system and Crestron home automation solutions.


Denver, Colorado – Colorado Convention Center, Booth #231 – September 25, 2013 – Nuvo Technologies, the award-winning manufacturer of whole home audio systems and components, has announced a new driver for integrating the Nuvo Wireless Audio System with Crestron home automation solutions is now available on the Crestron website.

The driver will simplify integration of the two systems, allowing installers to readily offer customers a streamlined, user-friendly whole home experience. Through a user’s Crestron control device, he or she can navigate their Nuvo system, select zones and content, adjust volume, and more. The driver is available now for free download on the Crestron Integrated Partner Program page. 

Rick Kukulies, Nuvo’s Vice President of Engineering, comments, “Providing a seamless user-experience is an invaluable feature for any whole home system. It is a priority for Nuvo to keep operation of our audio solutions sleek and simple, whether it is through our own apps or through control from a third party device. Crestron is renowned in this industry for the superior quality of their systems, and we are excited to have such a smooth and efficient way for installers to combine our high-fidelity audio with all that Crestron has to offer.”

“It has been a pleasure working with Nuvo to deliver an interface which allows fluent integration with its powerful wireless audio system,” said Crestron Director of Business Development, Steve Samson. "Our integration brings all systems and technology together on one platform to provide a simple and seamless integrated solution, enabling streamlined installation for dealers and an enjoyable experience for the homeowner.”

The Nuvo Wireless Audio System is a high-fidelity wireless solution designed specifically for custom installers. Comprised of multiple interchangeable player options, the system is both scalable and flexible, allowing for wireless and wired configurations, and even including a hardwired professional series player option which powers three zones from one single rack-mountable unit. The system also includes built-in source variety through streaming Internet Radio and networked content, on top of input access for analog and USB devices.

About Nuvo Technologies

Based in Hebron, Ky., just outside of Cincinnati, Nuvo Technologies is an award-winning innovator in the engineering, manufacture and distribution of multi-room digital audio distribution systems. Nuvo focuses just as much energy on its products’ value and ease of use as it does on their quality, design, energy efficiency and engineering, striving for the highest levels in all aspects. Nuvo believes the music-enabled home is something that all consumers can achieve and enjoy. Its products can make it happen.

Nuvo has been part of the Legrand group since its acquisition in 2012. Legrand is the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures. Its comprehensive offering of solutions for use in commercial, industrial and residential markets makes it a benchmark for customers worldwide. Innovation for a steady flow of new products with high added value and acquisitions are prime vectors for growth. Legrand reported sales of close to $5.8 billion in 2012. Legrand has a strong presence in the North American market, with a portfolio of well-known product lines that include Cablofil, Electrorack, Middle Atlantic, Nuvo, On-Q, Ortronics, Pass & Seymour, Vantage, Watt Stopper and Wiremold. The company is listed on NYSE Euronext and is a component stock of indexes including the CAC40, FTSE4Good, MSCI World, ASPI and DJSI (ISIN code FR0010307819).

www.legrand.us

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