Two miles away from ADT’s U.S. headquarters, tucked away in a one-story building – unremarkable among dozens of others in this Boca Raton, Fla., commercial office park – is the operation colloquially known among ADT’ers as the “ADT Engineering Lab.” The name on its door, at suite 10, says something different. The ADT Engineering Technology Center is one of those places most new hires at the Boca Raton, Fla.-based smart home security company hear about, but when asked, few will say they’ve ever been there. It took me two years to get my invite, the result of several months of cajoling Mark Reimer, ADT’s VP of Product Engineering, into letting me come visit.
For a fifth year in a row, ADT was named the #1 Smart Home Security Provider by research firm Strategy Analytics. ADT remained the largest provider with nearly 3.2 million interactive subscribers at the end of 2020, accounting for 20 percent of the U.S. interactive security market. ADT continues to protect and connect more customers with industry-leading solutions that make people’s lives safer and simple – at home, work and on the go.
Matter is Creating Connections Between More Objects, Simplifying Development for Manufacturers & Increasing Compatibility for Consumers
This week, the Connectivity Standards Alliance (CSA), formerly known as Zigbee Alliance, announced Matter – the interoperable, secure connectivity standard for the future of the smart home. ADT is a proud participant in the CSA, joining fellow members and supporters in sharing our enthusiasm for the potential Matter holds for the future of a single connectivity standard that is simple, secure, and just works.
ADT customers can now enjoy the control & convenience of Google Nest smart home products integrated with ADT security systems
The next milestone in the ADT and Google journey has arrived. ADT customers can now purchase Google Nest Mini, Nest Hub, and Nest Hub Max products and have them professionally installed by ADT’s nationwide network of smart home technicians.
The rise of consumer interest in smart home products is no secret with the market approaching $40 billion in the U.S. alone by the end of 2020. As these products play an increasingly important role in our daily lives, we must create a future where...