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by Compan
Thu Jul 19, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: General Use
Topic: Don't throw away your devices
Replies: 8
Views: 1337

Re: Don't throw away your devices

We have uploaded another video. This one describes the range of devices that we have tested successfully with the new hub software. Our approach has been to start with the ZigBee HA standard, and then investigate the characteristics of individual ZigBee HA devices. We then repeated this process for ...
by Compan
Sat Jul 14, 2018 10:11 am
Forum: General Use
Topic: Don't throw away your devices
Replies: 8
Views: 1337

Re: Don't throw away your devices

We’ve been a bit quiet for a while – getting on with the development. We can’t give a date for the availability of the software just yet. Most of the development work is done, and we are into final integration and testing. As I probably mentioned before, the software has been tested with more than 5...
by Compan
Fri Mar 23, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: General Use
Topic: Don't throw away your devices
Replies: 8
Views: 1337

Re: Don't throw away your devices

I was planning to include the following as an attachment, but the forum doesn't support PDFs. Its intended mainly to explain the thinking behind our approach. Smart Home Technology Trends Founded in 2006, and acquired by British Gas in 2015, AlertMe was one of the main pioneers in the use of smart s...
by Compan
Fri Mar 09, 2018 4:57 pm
Forum: General Use
Topic: Don't throw away your devices
Replies: 8
Views: 1337

Re: Don't throw away your devices

You’re summary is correct. I would also emphasise that the hub software includes a web server, on which we run a local Web App. The user just needs a smart phone, or any other device with a web browser, which connects by WiFi to the hub, so there’s no need for an internet connection. As well as cate...
by Compan
Thu Mar 08, 2018 1:50 pm
Forum: General Use
Topic: Don't throw away your devices
Replies: 8
Views: 1337

Don't throw away your devices

We have developed hub software to control AlertMe devices. It handles motion sensors, door / window sensors, alarm detectors, key fobs, buttons, smart plugs, smart meter, power clamp, and Mathmos & Beacon lamps. It also handles the Hive Mk1 thermostat and receiver. We are using the Raspberry Pi with...