The standard is based on the communication stack of EIB but enlarged with the physical layers, configuration modes and application experience of BatiBUS and EHS.
KNX defines several physical communication media:
KNX is designed to be independent of any particular hardware platform. A KNX Device Network can be controlled by anything from an 8-bit microcontroller to a PC, according to the needs of a particular implementation. The most common form of installation is over twisted pair medium.
KNX is approved as an open standard to:
The KNX Association has partnership agreements with more than 30,000 installer companies in 100 countries and more than 60 technical universities as well as over 150 training centres.
The access to the KNX specification used to be restricted, however as from January 2016 the access is free assuming you have a free account on the knx association website.
Imagine, you are automatically drawing the blinds, dimming lighting, turning on your music or setting the temperature before arriving home, all from your touch screen, iPhone, iPad, any other smart phones or PC!
Contact us to find out all available home automation tasks which will personally suit your needs! You will be amazed!
The best time to do home automation is when your house is being built or renovated because it is cheaper and gives you more flexibility when selecting automation tasks.
What is iPhone, iPad or iTouch Home Automation?
From now on, your iPhone is not just a smart phone but a powerful remote control that will allow you to control every electrical appliances/device your home over WIFI or anywhere else over 3G. Our home automation specialists have discovered that iPhone has fantastic capabilities to customise it for most of your existing home systems (eg. security, access control, audio and video). We will be able to turn your iPhone into powerful remote that will control your home environment.
How do we work?
Our team comprises professional installers and designers who draw on a great depth of understanding and experience in all major home automation tasks. Therefore, we are happy to design any home automation system to suit your lifestyle and budget, whether it will be a simple system that controls lighting, or the most advanced automation of security, access control, heating and audio/video components.
Just imagine, you are going on holidays but like, you are worried about the security of your home while you’re away. The simplest way to piece of mind is Home Automation. You will be able to control all home automation systems via the Internet, iPhone, iPhad, iTouch or PDA (personal digital assistant) device from just about anywhere in the world.
Examples of home security automation