Eagan, Minn. - Capitol, the CE distributor for residential
systems and light commercial contractors, has received certification on Panamax
and Furman BlueBolt power- and energy-management product lines.
Capitol said it is the first national distributor to be certified
on the power platforms.
BlueBolt provides hosted
IP power control and energy monitoring for A/V systems. Users can control BlueBolt-equipped
units through Panamax/Furman's hosted BlueBolt servers for plug-and-play setup
(secured with SSL Extended Verification), or, if preferred, via direct
connection over Telnet or HTTP using the BlueBolt-CV1's embedded Web server.
"BlueBolt is the perfect example of how newly developed IP
technologies are helping installers and end users maximize energy efficiency
without missing a beat," said Jeff Kussard, Capitol's strategic development
director. "We are proud to offer what will undoubtedly prove to be one of the
most important energy-management solutions in the residential and light
Dave Keller, sales and marketing senior VP for Panamax/Furman,
cited Capitol's ability to understand its customers' needs and provide the best
solutions to support them. "They know that there is a tremendous amount of
additional value for the installer by not only increasing their ability to
respond to service issues quickly and remotely, but by providing valuable
information regarding energy usage and power quality to both the installer and
their client," he said.