Gira, one of the world’s leading full-range suppliers of intelligent system solutions for building management, is pleased to announce its new System Integrator Partner Program [SIPP] has ten verified UK affiliates.
The driving force behind the concept of the Partnership Program is to share best practice to enable Integrators to bring customers’ visions to life. System integrators benefit from exclusive online training in the latest Gira products, a technical hotline and access to the Gira AppShop. In contrast, the end user benefits from the peace of mind knowing that a recognized professional, aligned with a leading global company, is working on their project.
Partners of this exclusive program are established experts who have completed hundreds of smart home installations. Also, Gira trained and certified, each one of these members benefit from ongoing training programs and professional development to maintain their professional offering, as well as provide significant business advantages.
Mark Booth, Managing Director, Gira UK says “We are proud that the UK’s leading System Integrators are on board with Gira’s new UK Partner Program [SIPP] and we look forward to welcoming and assessing future partners to help them offer their customers an elevated level of service and expertise. To be able to offer hands-on support via a new online portal made-up of independent integrator profiles vetted by Gira and Gira recommended is a great prospect for smart specification in the UK. We offer the world’s largest range of data connection technology and smart solutions across our range of designer sockets and switches: ensuring that we can meet challenging market requirements now and long into the future.”
Gira appointed System Integrators have in-depth knowledge and expertise in consulting, project planning and commissioning IP (Internet Protocol) products for building control technology, like the Gira HomeServer or GiraX1 and G1 Control panel. These solutions provide technical support and optimise the functionality of smart homes, particularly when it comes to connecting products from various manufacturers, in multi-room and telephony projects.
As dedicated service providers or in-house service providers at installation companies, Gira’s System Integrators are well-placed to work with and also retrofit KNX processing electrical systems: the first generation of home automation systems.
Gira’s market-leading Partnership Program has been up and running for 14 years and boasts 251 System Integrators worldwide, with interest growing all the time. To date there are 176 partners in Germany, 27 in the Netherlands, 13 in Austria, 11 in Denmark, 11 in Sweden, 2 in Finland, 1 in Italy and now 10 in the UK.
The System Integrator Conference 2019 took place in Radevormwald and Duesseldorf from 7th -9th May, it included two days packed with systems training and hands-on learning, a visit to the construction site of the new Gira building and dinner at a typical German restaurant, Brauhaus Wuppertal.
For more information on the Gira Systems Integrators Partner Program please visit https://www.gira.com/en/bezugsquellen.html
Gira Giersiepen GmbH & Co. KG (www.gira.com) has its headquarters in Radevormwald and is one of the leading full-service providers of intelligent system solutions for electronic and interconnected digital building management. With its numerous developments, the family company has been shaping and influencing the world of electrical installations and building management since it was founded in the summer of 1905. Gira has been a key driving force behind the forward-looking development of intelligently networked "Smart Building Systems" and the digitalisation of buildings from the very beginning with its many developments, including the Gira HomeServer. Products and solutions from Gira are characterised by German engineering, "Made in Germany" quality, sustainable manufacturing processes and operations that have as little impact on the environment and on resources as possible, for perfection in form and functionality - but above all by the fact that they make people's lives easier, more comfortable and more secure. That is why switches and control, communication and security systems from Gira can be found in around 40 countries across the globe, including in the Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg, in the Olympic Stadium in Kiev, in the "Messner Mountain Museum: Corones" in the South Tyrol and in the Banyan Tree Hotel in Shanghai. Thanks to its extensive expertise in the field of plastics technology, Gira also manufactures complex system products out of plastic for the medical technology sector. The Gira Group includes the subsidiary Stettler Kunststofftechnik in Untersteinach near Bamberg, as well as its stake in Insta Elektro in Lüdenscheid, the software company ISE in Oldenburg and the start-up company Senic in Berlin. Together, around 1,700 members of staff generate an annual turnover of more than 330 million euro.