With a rapid growth in knowledge, awareness, and research about Artificial Intelligence, words like 'Automated Homes', 'Connected Homes', 'Smart Homes', or even 'Intelligent Homes' are used quite casually and are generally presumed to be very different from what they are. More often than not, they're thought of to be the same. However, there are key differences that individuals ought to know. Sometimes, marketers and promoting brands, too, manage to confuse them. Clearly stating, Automation is simply the Creation & Application of Technologies to control & monitor any process in the best possible manner.
As the name suggests, an automated house performs various functions and executes assigned tasks in accordance to a logical cue or command. One can control Lights & Drapes to create perfect ambiance & right mood for that special moment, cue in the appropriate music along with right room temperature setting, and control any appliance or gadget with a click of a button on a mobile device from anywhere.
An Automated Home:
a) Provides you the comfort of performing various tasks with a single command better known as multitasking. These tasks can also be scheduled according to one’s preference.
b) Enables you with the immense convenience of monitoring and controlling your home, not only from within the house, but also remotely from a distant location.
c) Has many security features like intrusion detectors, CCTV monitors, presence of audio-visual alarms, etc. and even the ability to call on your phone in case of any security breach or suspicious activity.
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Start Up City - June 2020