New Orleans, LA
HAI, the leading manufacturer of integrated automation and security
products since 1985, has announced the introduction of the Omni II, a fifth
generation controller designed for residential and small business use. The Omni
II will replace HAI's popular Omni model, which was first introduced as part
of HAI's best selling Omni Family in 1995.
HAI's Omni Family consists of three different
systems, the OmniPro for commercial and larger home applications, the Omni LT for
smaller homes, condos, or apartments, and the new Omni II for mid-range
applications. All three include HVAC and lighting control for energy management,
integrated UL-Listed security for enhanced safety, and the convenience of
telephone and Internet access and control.
"The Omni II is an all-new design which
incorporates more features, power and enhanced reliability than the original
Omni," explains HAI President, Jay McLellan. "It is the direct result
of advancements in technology and the valued input of our dealers in the
The Omni II has the same terminal connections
and features of the Omni but with more zone capacity, additional unit control
capability, built-in serial support for Omni-Link in RS-232 or RS-485, direct
ALC support, a higher speed modem, four zones that support 2-wire smoke
detectors, Contact ID, expanded vocabulary, support of Pro-Link, and new
programming features. The Omni II also has additional reliability features,
including an all new power supply with fuse-less design, and short-circuit
protected outputs with a short circuit indicator.
"The Omni II is an important part of HAI's
ongoing commitment to bring the most technologically advanced, reliable, and
simple to understand and operate systems to the marketplace, while maintaining
the cost/value ratio," says McLellan. "In a nutshell, the Omni II is a
exceptionally powerful system, at a very affordable price!"
All HAI products are sold through its worldwide
network of Distribution Partners and installed by over 1000 trained dealers. For
more information on the Omni II or any of HAI's other award-winning products,
please visit www.homeauto.com, or call