SHAKOPEE, Minn. — Sept. 27, 2017 — RTI, a leading control and automation manufacturer for residential and commercial settings, today announced the availability of its two-way driver for the full portfolio of thermostats and room sensors from ecobee. RTI’s new driver makes it easy for integrators to program ecobee smart Wi-Fi and voice-enabled devices into its control and automation systems, ultimately simplifying the way customers manage their HVAC functions and energy use within the RTI ecosystem.
“The demand for simple and convenient control of HVAC while at home and away continues to grow,” said Mike Everett, Vice President of Global Sales, RTI. “Adding the ecobee two-way driver to our library allows dealers to integrate ecobee devices as part of the RTI user experience, further simplifying the way users control their environments.”
ecobee’s offering of Wi-Fi and voice-controlled thermostats and room sensors for residential and commercial applications are not only intuitive to use and beautiful to look at, they also maximize comfort and energy efficiency. The thermostat lineup includes the new Amazon Alexa Voice Service-enabled ecobee4, ecobee3lite, and ecobee3, which all allow users to adjust the temperature of their environments, access and monitor their energy use, and check alerts and reminders. With the new ecobee two-way driver, users can now control and manage ecobee’s HVAC capabilities from the convenience of their RTI control interfaces via the ecobee cloud service.