LIMOGES, France, Jan. 7, 2016 /CNW/ - Convinced that the Internet of Things is opening up a new era for connected buildings and having launched the Eliot* program in 2015, Legrand is today announcing its participation in the 2016 Consumer Electronic Show (CES) in Las Vegas.
For the second year in a row, Legrand is participating in the Consumer Electronic Show (CES) at Las Vegas from 6 to 9 January 2016.
The CES is the not-to-be-missed global event for new technologies, where robotics, biotechnologies, software and connected objects can be found side-by-side. In 2015, it attracted more than 3,600 exhibitors from 153 countries and welcomed about 176,000 visitors (including 48,000 from outside the United States).
Present on 3 different booths (Allseen Alliance, ZigBee Alliance and La Poste), in order to show the full extent of its know-how in terms of interoperability, Legrand is presenting solutions that are innovative, connected and resolutely user-focused.
* About the Eliot program by Legrand
Eliot is a program launched in 2015 by Legrand to speed up its deployment of the Internet of Things in its Offerings. A result of the Group's innovation strategy, the Eliot program aim is to develop connected and interoperable solutions that deliver lasting benefits to private individual users and professional.
Legrand is a global specialist in electronic and digital building infrastructures. Its comprehensive offering of solutions for commercial, industrial and residential markets make it a benchmark for customers worldwide. Drawing on a nearly 10-year CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) approach that involves all employees, Legrand is pursuing its strategy of profitable and sustainable growth driven by innovation, with a steady flow of new offerings including Eliot* connected products that enhance value in use and acquisitions. Legrand reported sales of €4.5 billion in 2014. The company is listed on Euronext Paris and is a component stock of indexes including CAC 40, FTSE4Good, MSCI World, Corporate Oekom Rating and the DJSI (ISIN code: FR0010307819).