Elan Systems are the official distributors for ELAN Home Automation Solutions in Southern Africa

ELAN Home Systems was founded in 1989 and back then, were pioneers in distributed multiroom audio-video systems. They grew from strength-to-strength and were eventually acquired in 2002 by Nortek, a NASDEQ listed company in the USA.

In 2007, ELAN Home Systems acquired Home Logic and the award-winning Elan Smart home automation control system was born.

Nortek was sold in 2016 to Melrose Industries PLC, a UK listed company for $2.8bn.

ELAN is part of the Nortek Security & Control LLC which include Furman, Niles, Sunfire, Xantech, BlueBOLT, Proficient, Speakercraft, Panamax, Gefen,Emphysis and Omnimount.

Nortek Security & Control LLC is a global leader in smart connected systems and devices for residential and commercial security, home control/automation, and personal digital health markets. NSC develops, manufactures, and markets its products under its own brands: Linear, 2GIG, GoControl, and Numera as well as private label products (OEM and ODM services) for sale by leading Security/Home Automation Service Providers, Dealers, and several other leading Security manufacturers.

NSC’s mission is to make Safety, Security and Home Control easier to install and use; this approach ultimately makes systems more effective. NSC is headquartered in Carlsbad, California and is a subsidiary of Melrose Industries PLC, a global, diversified company that delivers broad capabilities and a wide array of innovative, technology-driven products and solutions for lifestyle improvement at home and at work.

Award Winning Technology


ELAN has won two prestigious awards for software and control and automation integration.

In January 2017, at the CES (Consumer Electronic Show) in Los Vegas, ElAN won the CTA (Consumer Technology Association) Human Interface Product of the Year for the best user experience.

Following on the success of that, in February 2017, at the ISE (Integrated Systems Europe) Show in the Netherlands, ELAN won the TNT top new technology award for control and automation integration with Amazon echo “Alexa” voice control.

Official Southern African Distributors

Since 1999 Elan Systems South Africa have been appointed as the official distributors for ELAN and other Nortek Security & Control products in the Southern African region.

ELAN Home Systems

Based in Johannesburg South Africa they have full backup and technical support for their large nationwide network of certified Systems Integrators, specialised retailers and custom installers.

They are a specialist importer and distributor of audio-visual, automation and control systems for residential and commercial applications. As the leading technology distributors in their field, they provide a wide range of products and solutions with the latest technology.

Cutting Edge Solutions

The ELAN products have been field tested in a multitude of prestigious installations around Southern Africa and Internationally.

Elan Systems South Africa attend international trade shows and are up to date and current with the latest technology and trends. They only choose Cediathe most relevant, cost effective and tested solutions to bring to market.

This empowers their certified dealers to provide the most reliable, intuitive, enjoyable solutions and experiences for their customers.

Elan Systems South Africa are founding members of CEDIA (Custom Electronics Design and Installation Association) trade association in their region.

The association brings education, certification and knowledge to the industry. Elan Systems South Africa contribute to sponsoring events and providing manufacturer and technical training to Custom installers.

With over 2 decades of hands on experience and a network of trained dealers and installers nationwide to assist, Elan Systems South Africa is at the forefront of the latest technology. They provide the best products and knowledge to support a vast dealer base to make your electronic dreams a reality!

Choose us and get your automation system installed as soon as possible. Whether you want to upgrade to a Smart Home or you just want your business equipped with the right technology we can help you!