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Essence’s WeR@Home Solution First to Add August Smart Lock Pro Z-Wave Compatibility

Essence’s WeR@Home Solution First to Add August Smart Lock Pro Z-Wave Compatibility

Essence’s WeR@HomeTM has added another ecosystem option for its connected living services platform with the integration of the Z-Wave enabled August Smart Lock Pro, which delivers keyless entry and remote control and monitoring. Essence WeR@Home lets users seamlessly and remotely manage their smart homes in real time from anywhere, at any time, and on any ... Read More
 
Moving Smart Home Service to the Cloud: The Cyber Security Challenge- Guest post by Yehuda Kaufman

Moving Smart Home Service to the Cloud: The Cyber Security Challenge- Guest post by Yehuda Kaufman

The combination of technological advancement and rising cybercrime has resulted in contradictory implications affecting the smart home market. We will discuss the actions that need to be done by both consumers and vendors to improve cyber security in order to deal with one of the greatest challenges in our industry today. This post is the ... Read More
 
How IoT Protocols Have Helped Professional Security Become Smart

How IoT Protocols Have Helped Professional Security Become Smart

The Internet of Things is based on the principle that different objects connected to the internet should able to communicate and interact with each other. This would not be possible, of course, without appropriate communication channels. These channels or communication protocols, such as Z-Wave —which, according to IHS Markit, is the leading protocol within the ... Read More