tapping into the trends of increased automation and the use of voice technology
with the launch of its latest thermostat for the hospitality industry.
e7 Thermostat has Amazon Alexa integration, so guests can control room
temperature, lighting, drapery and amenities services simply by talking.
“The e7 is
the first enterprise-grade voice-ready guestroom control solution,” says Thurman
Melson, vice president and general manager of Honeywell Home and Building
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The e7 can
also be connected to property management systems, so when the guest checks in,
the thermostat automatically bring the room temperature to a comfortable
setting. After check-out, the PMS system triggers the thermostat to set back
the temperature, close the curtains, turn off lights and disable the
The system detects
a guest’s proximity and displays appropriate information for guest interaction.
It can also
integrate with related technologies to control smart TVs, video-on-demand boxes,
door locks and more. And when used as a networked system, the e7 provides
real-time and trending data about room status, energy management efficiency and