iControl, uControl Announce Merger
iControl and uControl last week announced a merger agreement. The combined company will be known as iControl Networks, and iControl CEO Paul Dawes and uControl chief Jim Johnson will serve as co-CEOs.
All current commercial trials and deployments will continue, the company said.
"Through this merger, iControl and uControl have combined our respective strengths to deliver the best platform for the broadband home management market," Dawes said as part of the announcement. "Whether it's support for industry-leading IP video monitoring, innovative iPhone and Android apps, or cutting edge ZigBee and Z-Wave technology, the new iControl will offer the most comprehensive, innovative solution available."