home control network

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home control network

A communications system used to control lights, heating, cooling, security cameras and other devices in a home or office. The network connection uses existing electric lines or operates wireless. The network may be manually operated, run on a timer or be controlled from an app in a smartphone or tablet. See smart home, X10, Insteon, ZigBee, Z-Wave, UPB, Home Plug & Play, CEBus and domotics.
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After the recent sale of Home Control, the newly created company is now wholly owned by Morgan Stanley Private Equity Asia (MSPEA) and will operate under the commercial name Omni Remotes.
Niko is a Belgian manufacturer of home control and lighting solutions, controlling all the elements in the home including lighting, sockets, and heating Manufactured in Sint-Niklaas, Belgium, the range of 6,000 products includes automatic control of home and lighting installations while monitoring energy consumed and generated.
The measures will affect 18 workers and 32 service positions at the Home Control Systems division.
For end users, a primary benefit of TCP/IP convergence with Z-Wave will be the transparent use of home control applications from any location using any device, gateway or network.
1, home control software that seamlessly integrates with Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005 to support MCE-based installations better than any other company in the industry.
With Xplore Solutions bringing together its experience in home management, Linux-based operating system, IP-based home control system, and Hitachi's VisionPlate, homeowners are discovering new ways of managing appliances, entertainment centers, home theatres, and business-based applications.
A universal remote that controls TVs, VCRs and cable boxes also works to control a new group of home security and home control devices.
2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A universal remote controller that offers complete home control is now a reality through the new ELAN g1 Controller from Core Brands' ELAN Home Systems.
But still, the Ultimate Home and Home Control remotes, are for those who rather seek a dedicated controller for their smart home, instead of always reaching for their smartphone.
14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- At this year's IBC event, taking place in Amsterdam from 13-17 September, Philips Home Control is introducing two new remote control designs to their off the shelf portfolio for OEMs and MSOs, as well as a number of new technology solutions.
Z-Wave Alliance Interoperability Wall - Products from various Z-Wave Alliance members will be on display demonstrating how all Z-Wave certified products work together for total home control.
Among the new home automation controls are the Logitech Harmony Home Hub, Ultimate Home, Home Control and Hub Extender.