Schlage Integrated Smart Home Door Locks with Amazon Alexa
Schlage, a brand of Allegion that has been creating stylish, innovative door hardware for more than 95 years, today announced it will provide voice activation accessibility to its Schlage Connect Touchscreen Deadbolt via Amazon Alexa. This added level of functionality enables consumers to utilize Alexa-enabled devices, such as Amazon Echo, to lock or check the status of their door via a Wink or Samsung SmartThings hub from the convenience of a living room, bedroom or kitchen.
"Smart home technology is all about incrementalism, whether it's consumer adoption or brands integrating with mega-technology platforms," "Schlage is committed to providing the ultimate security and convenience, and we are proud to now integrate with Alexa to provide consumers with added convenience through Alexa-enabled devices." Said Rob Martens, VP of Strategy and Partnerships at Allegion. Read the full article here.