What is Home Automation Software?

Home Automation Software is a tool or set of systems that helps your home become smarter and more efficient by performing day-to-day tasks automatically.

With the popularity of wireless technology and connectivity, more consumers are turning to smart devices to save themselves time and money pertaining to the everyday operations of their home.

Through home automation systems you can control:

  • Entertainment centers
  • Lighting
  • Heating
  • Vacuuming and lawn mowing robots
  • Smoke and flood detectors
  • Security systems

These devices can be controlled through voice commands, mobile apps, desktop computers, tablets, or a visual interface.

A centralized device typically controls all of a smart home’s products via broadband, Bluetooth, a home network, or other protocols. Hub automation systems will work with most, but not all, products.

The range of smart home products continues to grow. This includes:

  • Smart lights
  • Smart plugs
  • Video surveillance and security
  • Thermostats
  • Smart TVs
  • Home music systems
  • Robotic instruments and personal assistants
  • Doorbells

Increasingly, homes are becoming automated and smart via control by smart wireless technology.