Collaboration: Savant Home Automation Empire Expanding

Savant announced it is further expanding its partner program with the addition of Nest and iPort. The new Savant home automation partnerships join Sonos, Sony, Lutron, and PureLink in Savant’s growing list of ‘Elite Partners’.

As of September, Savant product lines are now certified as ‘Works with Nest’.

Savant’s media relations announced that, “Through a seamless integration with Nest Learning Thermostat, homeowners will be able to use Nest’s ‘Away’ mode to activate a Savant Scene which can automatically turn everything off after they leave the house.”

In order to develop a deeper integration across all brands starting with iPort, by Dana Innovations, will enable Savant Scenes and workflows to be activated using the buttons on the iPort Surface Mount with Buttons dock. Also, Savant plans to add iPort products to the Store for Savant Authorized Integrators.

Savant’s home automation existing partnerships with Sonos and PureLink are also reflected in a larger footprint. Savant’s clients are able to play music through their Sonos speakers, use voice commands start a playlist, and combine music/lighting in scheduled scenes.

The PureLink partnership features new 4K video switches created exclusively for Savant by PureLink — enabling homeowners to enjoy the benefits of ultra high­ definition video.

INC Technologies is a certified Savant Home Automation Pro Installer.