Custom installers can now integrate revolutionary whole-house audio system with a variety of subsystems, media servers, lighting controls and more
MIAMI, FLORIDA — January 29, 2007 — Niles Audio Corporation, The First Name in Custom Installation, announced today the shipment of the RS232G Bi-directional Gateway to factory-authorized Niles dealers. The RS232G module integrates subsystems, such as Lutron lighting controls and Escient and ReQuest music servers with the award-winning whole-house audio system IntelliControl ICS. Subsystems connected via RS232 are controlled just like any IntelliControl ICS source, with each product’s metadata and source information sent to IntelliControl ICS keypads, touchscreens and two-way wireless iRemote for ease of use and simplified control. Additionally the RS232G allows popular control panel interfaces to operate the IntelliControl ICS system. The RS232G integrates easily via CAT 5 and can be positioned up to 100 yards away from the main system. It retails for $299.95.
“Custom installers can now integrate the IntelliControl ICS system with a variety of subsystems, media servers, lighting controls, and more,” said Frank Sterns, president of Niles Audio Corporation. “The RS232G launch reinforces Niles’ vision of being the world’s leading provider of reliable application-specific products that enable professional installers to design and install systems that delight their customers,” Sterns added.
The recipient of numerous industry awards, IntelliControl ICS accommodates all of today’s popular sources — including Sirius and XM satellite radio, HD Radio, iPod, IP-based music sources, legacy audio sources such as CD players, media servers and AM/FM radio — delivering detailed information to and from its keypads, touchscreens and wireless remote controls. The entire IntelliControl ICS product suite represents a technology platform to accommodate customers today and into the future.
Niles’ RS232G Bi-directional Gateway is now shipping.
RS232G allows for the integration of subsystems, such as Lutron lighting controls and Escient and ReQuest music servers with the award-winning whole-house audio system IntelliControl ICS.
The device connects via CAT 5 cable and supplied DB-9 pigtail which allows it to sit to the side or up to 100 meters away from the GXR2 Modular Multizone Receiver.
Subsystems connected via RS232 are controlled just like any IntelliControl ICS source, with each product’s metadata and source information sent to ICS keypads, touchscreens or two-way wireless iRemote for ease of use and simplified control.
RS232G provides Niles dealers with additional flexibility when designing or installing a whole house control scheme and gives end users a seamless system for the ultimate in convenience and ease of use.
Niles Audio Corporation, based in Miami, is a 29-year-old company recognized as the First Name in Custom Installation. As a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of audio/video custom installation products, Niles Audio is guided by seven principles: a commitment to reliable, high-performance, application-specific, product design, a complete and up-to-date product assortment with just-in-time delivery, extensive training and technical support, exemplary customer service and strong dealer relationships. Niles is a brand based on strength, reliability and outstanding performance with a wide range of award-winning, innovative products.
Additional information may be obtained by contacting Mike Detmer at Niles Audio Corporation, 12331 SW 130th Street, Miami, FL 33186 (1-800-BUY-HIFI; ext. 197) or by visiting: www.nilesaudio.com.
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