Leading smart home security solutions provider, ADT, has reportedly announced that it has entered into a long-term agreement with Google, intending to work on the next generation of smart home security offerings.
According to Jim DeVries, the CEO of ADT, the company is excited to tie up with Google for the development of smart home market with a robust and differentiated service offering that combines the best hardware, technology, and smart home security expertise from both the companies. He has also stated that Google’s financial investment in ADT signifies the depth of their shared commitment towards the development of smart home and security markets. The company’s entire leadership team looks forward to work in collaboration with Google, aiming to build a productive long-term partnership, further defining the future of helpful home security, added DeVries.
ADT’s partnership with Google aims to combine Google’s services and hardware with ADT’s DIY and professionally installed smart home security solutions intending to bolster the innovation of small business and residential security industry. The deal facilitates ADT’s over 20,000 professionals to work with Google’s vertical technology stack, manufacturing technology, and home hardware.
Rishi Chandra, the General Manager and Vice President of Nest, has stated that Google is thrilled to collaborate with ADT for the acceleration of its mission towards building helpful devices catering to home requirements. He has further stated that the company cites ADT to be a leader in smart home security, and eagerly looks forward to work with its team for the creation of innovative smart home security solutions that would make customers feel safe and protected.
ADT and Google jointly intend to provide customers with an integrated, advanced, and helpful home security solution. The collaboration prominently underpins the companies’ long-term commitment towards the development of private, safe, secure, and differentiated products to be availed by new and existing customers.