Spotlight On Elan Home Systems

Elan Home Systems
Lexington, KY

Elan pioneered the smart home market with a 1992 patent for an audio distribution system. Twenty patents later innovation continues with IP-based systems and g!, an intuitive cross-platform management system.

Elan has an extremely deep product selection, with critical solutions in 10+ major categories from structured wiring to entertainment to full control systems. Recognized for multiroom entertainment and simplified control, Elan has panel sizes, prices and formats for every application, many with live video monitoring for security and TV viewing.

Elan's total product line falls into the following categories:

  • TOUCH CONTROLS - control and access all of your in-home equipment with ease.
  • MULTI-ROOM CONTROLLERS - Enjoy the same or different audio and video in every room or area of the house.
  • AUTOMATION & INTEGRATION - control all of your house-wide systems and electronics with the ease of touch.
  • VIDEO SYSTEMS - View video or monitor any area of your home at the touch of a button.
  • COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS - easy in-home communications that's convenient and indispensable.
  • ENTERTAINMENT SOURCES - access your music and DVD videos from every room in the house.
  • AMPLIFIERS - regardless of the size of your home, ELAN has a power amplifier that fits the bill.
  • SPEAKERS - speakers that sound better, look better and cost less than anything else on the market.
  • IR SYSTEMS - IR control of your ELAN system and other components throughout the home.
  • STRUCTURED WIRING - Enables audio, video, telephone and communications in every room in the home.
  • ACCESSORIES - provide error-free connection of every wire coming from every room to all your ELAN components.

Company Information
Company Website In
Product Lines US Installed Base Installed System Price Sales Model 1989 Via!
Ole, g!
>100k $5k-$25k Dealer
Product Characteristics
Windows Media Center # 3rd Party
# Keypads # Touch Screens PC-based? iPhone App?
Non-Factor >100 1-4 >10 No Native
Sub-Systems Sold
Lighting/Climate Servers Intercoms Multiroom
No/No Yes Yes Yes Yes No

Last Updated: 4/19/2010