Insurance company to offer smart home security solutions tailored to policy holders
TYSONS, Va., Aug. 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alarm.com (Nasdaq: ALRM), the leading platform for the intelligently connected property, announced today that Aviva, a leading European insurance provider, will offer Alarm.com's cloud-based smart home security and automation services to its customers in Ireland. The solution, Aviva Smart Home, will connect Aviva’s customers to their home through a single, easy to use mobile app that controls the property’s security, heating, and lighting. The professionally installed and monitored service will be brought to market in partnership with Smartzone, an expert smart home and energy services company in Ireland.
Aviva Smart Home will include Alarm.com’s advanced solutions for protecting properties from break-ins, fires, and water damage. Directly offering Aviva Smart Home to policy holders will help Aviva increase customer engagement, generate new growth opportunities and reduce the frequency and impact of claims.
“We’re excited to partner with innovative companies like Smartzone and Aviva,” said Reed Grothe, Alarm.com’s Senior Vice President for International Business Development. “Alarm.com’s cloud-based services enable a diversity of service provider businesses around the globe to generate business value from smart home and business solutions. We’re pleased to support Aviva’s strategic vision for applying these solutions to drive growth and connect more deeply with their customers.”
"As the global leader in smart home services, Alarm.com was the right partner for Aviva," said Brian Mahon, Chief Underwriting Officer for Aviva Ireland. "We're confident that Alarm.com's platform provides both the reliability and ongoing innovation we need to extend our market leadership and brand into the smart home space."
Alarm.com’s service provider partners can quickly and confidently go to market with a flexible suite of property security, monitoring and automation solutions. An extensible cloud platform facilitates service localization and limits risk and upfront capital costs. Alarm.com's Growth and Productivity Services make installations more efficient and enable remote support for deployed solutions.
Aviva Smart Home includes a control hub, door, motion, and glass break sensors, up to three zones of heating controls, two smart plugs to control lighting, and the Aviva Smart Home mobile app.
Alarm.com is the leading platform for the intelligently connected property. Millions of people depend on Alarm.com's technology to monitor and control their property from anywhere. Centered on security and remote monitoring, our platform addresses a wide range of market needs and enables application-based control for a growing variety of Internet of Things (IoT) devices. Our security, video monitoring, intelligent automation and energy management solutions are available through our network of thousands of professional service providers in North America and around the globe. Alarm.com's common stock is traded on Nasdaq under the ticker symbol ALRM. For more information, please visit www.alarm.com.
Source: Alarm.com Holdings, Inc.