Application: Home Control
Pains & drivers
While comfort and safety are probably the most important selection criteria in home, energy efficiency, and the ability to reduce the “environmental footprint” of the house is getting more and more relevant.
Average breakdown of home energy consumption:
How can a customer manage energy more efficiently?
Energy savings can be achieved through automating different functions of the regular daily life:
Other functionalities can also improve energy efficiency:
Solutions or architectures used in the application
Home automation solutions are focused on the specific automation requirements of private homes and in the comfort and security of its residents. Usually, there are three main system architectures classified according to where the intelligence of the system resides: