Leader in security technology opts for the Z-Wave Alliance, an open consortium of manufacturers, Z-Wave standard for home control Fremont (CA) / Copenhagen, May 21, 2008 to provide an interoperable wireless home control products developers and market-influencing decision makers, which have made the task, announces the accession of Ingersoll Rand Security technologies as principal and Board member. In his role as a Board Member Ingersoll Rand Security technologies in their efforts with regard to certification and promotion of Z-Wave wireless is the Z-Wave Alliance-technology global support. Enters with his consolidates Ingersoll Rand Security technologies provider of security and safety equipment for the commercial market and the domestic market, the position of Z-Wave, international and global promotes the growth and availability of Z-Wave products. Ingersoll Rand Security technologies is member of the Z-Wave Alliance through its subsidiary Schlage since 2007 and has a very successful history in terms of on security technologies for industry and consumers\”, explains mark Walters, Chairman of the Z-Wave Alliance. The Alliance believes that the membership of the Board of Ingersoll Rand Security technologies further strengthened the value of the Z-Wave technology as well as its leading position in the connected home market.\” Ingersoll Rand Security technologies is a leading provider of security technology products and services headquartered in Carmel, Indiana.

One of the most famous brands is Schlage, leading company in the range of locks and security devices, supplying the commercial as well as the domestic market for more than 85 years. The brand lookup is considered as a synonym for the development of cutting-edge technology and high degree of innovation in areas such as wireless, biometrics and other solutions. \”We look forward to take a leadership role within the Z-Wave Alliance Board, to implement as the benefits of wireless Z-Wave technology in new security offerings, the lifestyle of homeowners around the world significantly\” will improve,\”said Dwight Gibson, General Manager of intelligent residential security, Ingersoll Rand Security technologies.