Legrand Wattstopper Digital Lighting Management Products Obtain NLC5 on the DLC Qualified Products List

Carlsbad, California – April 8, 2021 – Legrand’s Wattstopper Digital Lighting Management (DLM) product family of networked lighting control devices and network connected systems now meet the DLC Networked Lighting Control System Technical Requirements Version 5, also known as NLC5.  The Wattstopper DLM networked lighting control solution leads the industry in the performance, energy efficiency and cybersecurity requirements of the DLC qualified products list.

“Our customers can be confident that Wattstopper connected devices are easy to design, install and operate, and are now matched with the most comprehensive technical and cybersecurity certification available,” said Tom Lowery, President of Building Control Systems Division of Legrand. “Security by Design is a core pillar of the Wattstopper Digital Lighting Management product line and we are proud that our efforts are now recognized by ioXt SmartCert and DLC NLC5 requirements.”

The Wattstopper DLM devices met the NLC5 requirements with a focus on the rigorous cybersecurity standards certification program and were evaluated against each of the eight ioXt pledge principles, with clear guidelines for quantifying the appropriate security level needed for each specific device. The addition of the NLC5 requirements gives engineers, architects and contractors confidence that Legrand lighting control products are secure and meet the industry benchmark for performance and energy efficiency through Secure Commission and Secure Control from installation through ongoing use.


About Wattstopper

Wattstopper, a product line of Legrand, offers the most comprehensive line of simple, scalable, and flexible energy-efficient lighting controls and solutions for commercial and residential applications. The Wattstopper range of products, programs, and services has been helping customers save energy, meet green initiatives, and comply with energy codes for more than 30 years. legrand.us/Wattstopper

About Legrand and Legrand, North and Central America

Legrand is the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures. Its comprehensive offering of solutions for commercial, industrial and residential markets makes it a benchmark for customers worldwide. The Group harnesses technological and societal trends with lasting impacts on buildings with the purpose of improving life by transforming the spaces where people live, work and meet with electrical, digital infrastructures and connected solutions that are simple, innovative and sustainable. Drawing on an approach that involves all teams and stakeholders, Legrand is pursuing its strategy of profitable and sustainable growth driven by acquisitions and innovation, with a steady flow of new offerings—including Eliot* connected products with enhanced value in use. Legrand reported sales of over €6.6 billion ($7.4 billion) in 2019. Legrand has a strong presence in North and Central America, with a portfolio of well-known market brands and product lines. The company is listed on Euronext Paris and is notably a component stock of the CAC 40 and Euronext ESG 80 indexes. (code ISIN FR0010307819).

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