HALIFAX, May 23, 2014 /CNW/ - Since first launching Eastlink Home Security and Automation in Nova Scotia a year ago, Eastlink has become one of the fastest-growing providers of home and business security and automation systems. Now, the company is introducing Security and Automation to more and more communities across Canada.
"The remote control of everything from alarms, cameras, temperature & lighting, to door locks, all from a mobile device is relatively new," said Lee Bragg, Eastlink's Chief Executive Officer. "We've had a very good first year. As whole home connectedness becomes more and more important to consumers, we're proud to have been among the first in Canada to recognize home and business security and automation as a natural extension of the advanced services we already offer."
Eastlink has been growing its security and automation services to residential and business customers in communities across Canada including Prince Edward Island, Northern and Southern Ontario, and most recently communities in northern Alberta.
With Eastlink's Home and Business Security and Automation, customers can:
- remotely arm and disarm security, control lights, appliances, thermostat and locks
- receive text & email notifications of household events
- view live video and pictures on their mobile device and computer
- access professional 24/7 local alarm monitoring
- enjoy savings with plans for as little as $20/month and VIP customer discounts when bundling Eastlink Home Security with existing Eastlink services
As the largest family owned and operated telecommunications company in Canada, Eastlink delivers world-class video entertainment and communications services to residential, business and public sector customers across Canada.
Powered by state-of-the-art fibre optic and wireless networks, Eastlink's advanced services include Unmatched TV featuring Personal Picks, Maestro DVR and Video OnDemand, Internet Evolved including Personal Cloud services, wireless featuring nationwide calling, competitive local and long distance telephone, home and business security and automation, data communications and exclusive, locally produced programming on Eastlink TV.
Eastlink is one of Canada's Best Managed Companies at the platinum level with operations in Nova Scotia, PEI, NL, Quebec, Ontario, Alberta and British Columbia as well as Bermuda.
Image with caption: "With Eastlink Security and Automation, you can monitor, protect and control remotely alarms, cameras, temperature & lighting, and door locks, and even receive text or email alerts including photos when family members arrive home all from your mobile device. (CNW Group/Eastlink)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20140523_C2697_PHOTO_EN_2244.jpg
Image with caption: "With Eastlink Security and Automation, you can monitor, protect and control remotely alarms, cameras, temperature & lighting, and door locks, and even receive text or email alerts including photos when family members arrive home all from your mobile device. (CNW Group/Eastlink)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20140523_C2697_PHOTO_EN_2245.jpg
For further information: Jill Laing, Public and Media Relations, (902) 446-1939, Jill.Laing@corp.eastlink.ca