January 27, 2011
Vantage Introduces Bticino's Axolute Line of Luxury Wiring Devices

SANTA CLARA, CA, January 28, 2011 – Bticino, an Italian company specializing in electrical device design, has partnered with Vantage to bring distinctive styling and high-end automation to top-flight homes. Bticino’s Axolute family of wiring devices are modular and compact, crafted with a range of luxurious materials.

The Axolute line includes wall switches, dimmers, outlets, GFCIs, and datacom. Wall plates are available in different shapes with stunning finishes of diamond-cut glass, leather, marble, slate, Corian©, Alessi® Stainless Steel, and Swarovski Elements© crystal. Axolute products, unlike any other Italian luxury wiring devices, are UL listed.

Vantage systems enable sophisticated whole-home control at the touch of a button from keypads and touchscreens. In addition to lighting, the system enables control of audio, video, security, comfort, theater systems, and more. Key features include remote system monitoring and service, as well as an open-topology, low-voltage bus. The Vantage suite of software and integration tools provide the installer with the tools necessary for complete project programming.

Automation isn’t limited to homes. Vantage systems give owners unprecedented control over every facet of their yachts – from lighting to comfort controls to theater installations. Together, these products provide the ideal wiring device and control platform for boats.

The combination of Bticino and Vantage offers luxury aesthetics and technological innovation with easy installation and maintenance. It answers a long-standing need of homeowners who demand the newest in style and beauty for their home yet also enjoy the comfort and convenience afforded with lighting and A/V control. Integrating high-end wiring devices with whole-home automation gives builders an easy way to install and program these devices.

Vantage Controls (, a division of the Legrand Group and headquartered in Orem, Utah, manufactures intelligent control systems for luxury residential and yacht applications. With over 20 years of experience, Vantage employs the latest technologies to create fully integrated, complete home automation solutions. 

Bticino ( is an international leader in electrical device design. A division of the Legrand Group, Bticino manufactures low voltage electrical equipment for living, working, and production spaces, integrating solutions for energy distribution, communication, control of lighting, sound distribution, climate, and safety. Bticino devices can be found throughout Europe, North America, South America, Asia, Australia, and the Middle East. Bticino’s dedication to design and functionality has earned it many awards throughout the years including the prestigious RedDot Award and the Compasso D’Oro.  

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