Savant has announced a partnership with NETGEAR to offer the full suite of the company’s networking solutions to technology integrators. This exclusive arrangement will make best-in-class products and services available to integrators. The partnership will enable both companies to improve efficiency for any job size while creating new opportunities by offering superior networking capabilities along with exclusive, co-engineered solutions for the custom installation market.
As audio/video, lighting and IP have come together along with a limitless array of IoT devices in the modern smart home, the role of the network has become more vital than ever before. The objective of the alliance between Savant and NETGEAR is to create networking solutions that are optimized for the Savant smart home ecosystem, streamlining design, installation and service processes for integration professionals. Additionally, Savant and NETGEAR are working on a strategic roadmap of new products and services exclusive to and optimized for Savant. Through this partnership, integrators will gain access to 24/7 system design and support services, increasing job site efficiency while ensuring client satisfaction. Savant and NETGEAR are also collaborating on the companies’ cloud-based management platforms (Savant SCM and NETGEAR Insight) to provide network monitoring and management capabilities.
NETGEAR devices, including the 10G M4300 switches that power Savant’s video-over-IP solutions, previously have been obtainable on the Savant store. Integrators can now expect a broader range of NETGEAR products to be available on the Savant store, with all purchases counting toward their yearly incentive program.