Residence Assistant collaborates with KNX

The KNX panel in Home Assistant

We’re excited to announce that the KNX Association has formally endorsed the KNX integration in Residence Assistant. The KNX Affiliation will collaborate with the KNX group at Residence Assistant to assist with the upkeep of the KNX integration and additional streamline the consumer expertise.

KNX is a house automation customary for business and residential constructing automation that works regionally. It’s primarily, however not completely, based mostly on a central knowledge cable which is mostly put in when the home is being constructed. KNX additionally has extensions to work over radio frequencies or through IP infrastructure. KNX companions with a whole bunch of good residence producers and 1000’s of installers.

The KNX integration in Residence Assistant permits customers to make use of the facility of Residence Assistant to unify their KNX units with different good residence units and expertise an exquisite consumer interface, highly effective automations, and native voice management. Customers also can configure Residence Assistant to reveal non-KNX units again to the KNX community.

The KNX panel in Home Assistant

Residence Assistant launched the KNX integration in Residence Assistant 0.24 in July 2016. Since its introduction 7 years in the past, the neighborhood has continued to evolve it. The event is at present led by marvin-w and farmio, who introduced the combination to a platinum high quality stage.

It’s an exhilarating time with organizations like KNX prioritizing seamless Residence Assistant integration and dealing straight with integration builders. We couldn’t be extra pleased with the place issues are heading.