Detroit, MI July 22, 2015 – On Controls (www.oncontrols.com), a leader in cloud-based smart home and commercial control solutions for professional installers, has announced today the introduction of their 4.2 software revision that includes many exciting new features and overall operational enhancements. Users can update their On Controls iOS app from the Apple Store and Android app from Google Play free of charge.
“Our latest software delivers exciting functionality along with intuitive graphics, further differentiating the cloud-enabled On Controls solution from conventional control and automation platforms,” stated Itai Ben-Gal, CEO of On Controls. “This release addresses market demand for fast and reliable two-way control of Apple TV along with stunning new graphics, creating tremendous opportunity for our growing network of integrators around the world,” Ben-Gal added.
APPLE TV MODULE
The new On Controls Apple TV module for iOS devices delivers fast and reliable IP-based two-way control of Apple TV from the On Controls platform using an intuitive gesture pad or traditional button-style interface. This new functionality enables users to browse and control iTunes content such as movies, TV shows, Netflix, Vimeo, photos and more. Users will enjoy the luxury and convenience of detailed meta-data for music and movies such as cover art and artist/title/track information easily visible from any iOS device.
Enhance the On Controls user experience by controlling lighting, audio/video equipment and other IP or serial-based smart devices with the new device slider graphic interface. The device slider is a faster, more precise method of controlling components that have discreet levels, such as a volume knob or lighting control. Add speed, reliability and convenience using the new On Controls device slider.
IMMERSIVE FULL-SCREEN MODE
On Controls continues to enhance the user experience, and with our latest release, users now have the ability to remove the top and bottom navigation bars native to their phone or tablet, creating a more full-screen, or “immersive” experience within the control environment.
VERA MODULE ADDITIONS
On Controls has added additional functionality to our Vera module with the addition of horizontal and vertical control capability for applicable shades, blinds and drape elements.
SE7EN GRAPHIC INTERFACE TEMPLATE
On Controls has developed a sophisticated, highly intuitive graphic template designed to enhance the control experience as part of the 4.2 software revision. Introducing Se7en, a new and impressive way to control smart devices offered exclusively to On Controls users. Designed with ease of use and simplicity in mind, the Se7en GUI offers a completely new look and feel for the modern age with uncluttered controls and an array of gorgeous, customizable screen backgrounds and drawer colors. Access to the Se7en template will be made available to On Controls authorized dealers on Monday, July 27, 2015.
About On Controls: On Controls brings the convenience, luxury and security of advanced control and automation technology for residential and commercial applications to the Apple and Android phones and tablets already familiar to millions of users. An award-winning Wi-Fi-based platform, On Controls leverages the efficiency of the cloud, enabling integrators to deliver more features and better service to their commercial and connected home clients. From a single room to the largest applications, On Controls allows integrators to initialize, upgrade, add new features and sync remote setups to a client’s tablet or phone via a web portal from anywhere in the world. On Controls is an intuitive, reliable, robust, and reboot-free system that will simplify your life! www.oncontrols.com