With the smart home devices from Archos allows cameras to connect temperature sensors, sockets switches and other devices and controlled over a central gateway via Android tablet or mobile phone. The technology will be an open standard now.
“At the present time the user wants to retain control over everything. The focus of this trend is the home. No matter where we are, whether at work or elsewhere – we want to know what is happening at home. And we want to control the home, even if we are not there. With the open smart home system, ARCHOS positioned in a leading role for the home of the future, “said the CEO of ARCHOS Loic Poirier.
Home networking for anyone with the open 433 MHz Standard
Based on the ARCHOS Smart Home Gateway built-in 433 MHz technology, makes the ARCHOS system an integrated control system for networked homes and offers compatibility with all major brands such as Somfy, DI.O Chacon, Blyss, Otio, Conrad and many more . manufacturers
With the new “Learning & amp; Control “function allows users to link their entire existing components of home networking from their smartphone or tablet from each other and control: shutters, garage doors, plugs, lamps, etc. By smartphone or tablet can be accessed from anywhere in the world on these components and if the individual components are integrated into the smart home applications, they can be linked together for a user-friendly home automation.
The opening of the Archos Smart Home system allows compatibility and linking with IP cameras from the market leader FOSCAM. So videos are transferred directly from the place of origin on the smartphone or tablet. The functions of IP cameras (HD video, infrared night shots, moving messages, 360◦-moves, etc.) can be used in smart home integration programs that were created with the user-friendly Smart Home app – so, for example, opening a door, a trigger video recording, which is then streamed to the smartphone user.
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For the flexibility of the connections between the Connected Objects, social networks and other apps has its ARCHOS Smart Home Smart Home Tablet and the app open for service automation IFTTT (app idea of IFTTT). This Internet-based automation service enables smart links between the components and online tools by using the simple recipe “If This, Then That”. With IFTTT users can define and automate tasks; turn on the light, for example, at the homecoming activate the thermostat to “nest”, or via Twitter.
ARCHOS its product line of connected devices at CES 2015, the Sands Expo Hall AC, stand no. 70,437th
Source: Press release from Archos (which we completely adopted here with minor amendments)