Alarm.com and Verizon Wireless Launch First 4G LTE Powered Connected Home Service

Mar 31 2014

Super-fast cellular connection delivers enhanced interactive services

Vienna, VA – March 31, 2014 – Alarm.com, the leading cloud services provider for the connected home, today announced the next generation of connected home communications.  Alarm.com's cellular-based interactive technology will soon be available with Verizon's 4th Generation, Long Term Evolution (4G LTE) network.  Pioneers of wireless M2M communications for the connected home, Alarm.com continues to lead the industry by bringing LTE capabilities to interactive home services. 

Verizon's 4G LTE network offers a super-fast cellular connection and the robust data capacity needed to rapidly deliver all of Alarm.com's interactive services.  With the largest and most reliable LTE network in the United States, Verizon also offers best in class network life.

Alarm.com's dedicated, cellular connection offers tamper resistant home security, simpler installation and lower lifetime account management costs than landline based broadband or telephone offerings. 

"Alarm.com is continually developing the next great technologies and services that define the connected home," said Daniel Ramos, Alarm.com's Senior Vice President for Corporate Development.  "Partnering with Verizon and leveraging their advanced 4G LTE network gives our dealers a long-term platform that will deliver the most advanced, high value features to their customers." 

With the broadband speed and data capacity of Verizon's 4G LTE network, Alarm.com will reliably deliver a growing range of capabilities and the next generation of connected home services.  

"Verizon Wireless is proud to continue its partnership with Alarm.com and be part of the innovation that is bringing the connected home to new heights. Delivering their advanced home automation and security services over the nation's most reliable, most advanced, high-capacity 4G LTE network opens a world of possibility and translates into real value for consumers," said Marquett Smith, Verizon's regional president in Maryland, DC and Virginia. "With our robust 4G LTE network – one that covers more than 500 markets and 97% of the U.S. population – providing interactive connected home services in real-time becomes a reality and brings benefits that will have a tremendous impact on security."

Alarm.com with Verizon 4G LTE will be exclusively available to Alarm.com's dealer partners.  For additional information Alarm.com's partners can contact their account executive. 

Press Contact:
Matt Zartman
Alarm.com
mzartman@alarm.com
571-356-9158

Melanie Ortel
Verizon Wireless
Melanie.Ortel@VerizonWireless.com
240-568-1429

About Alarm.com
Alarm.com, founded in 2000, is a leading technology provider of connected home services, powering well over one million residential and commercial installations. Through its connected home platform, millions of people use Alarm.com to help protect and manage the things that matter most – their homes, families, and small businesses. Alarm.com connects a wide range of supported devices across the internet of things to provide an integrated connected home experience through an intelligent cloud-based services platform and easy to use mobile app. Alarm.com solutions are sold exclusively through a network of licensed and authorized Dealer Partners. For more information, please visit www.alarm.com.

About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE and 3G networks.  As the largest wireless company in the U.S., Verizon Wireless serves 102.8 million retail customers, including 96.8 million retail postpaid customers.  Verizon Wireless is wholly owned by Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ).  For more information, visit www.verizonwireless.com.   For the latest news and updates about Verizon Wireless, visit our News Center at http://news.verizonwireless.com  or follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/VZWNews.  

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