May 18, 2024

We not too long ago held our State of the Open Home 2024 live stream, the place we revealed how we’re pondering even larger about securing the way forward for the good house. Throughout this stream we launched the Open Home Foundation, a brand new non-profit group created to struggle for the elemental ideas of the good house — privateness, selection, and sustainability — centered on serving everybody that lives in a single. To study extra in regards to the Open Residence Basis learn the complete announcement.

The stream features a deep dive into the evolution of Residence Assistant and the way it has now reached an estimated 1 million installations. There have been different substantial updates on voice and {hardware}, together with teasing our upcoming Z-Wave and voice assistant {hardware}. The primary panel dialogue featured the founders of Open Residence Basis collaborating initiatives WLED, Zigbee2MQTT, Rhasspy, and Z-Wave JS. A second panel gave a complete overview of the state of open requirements, that includes key open-source builders engaged on Zigbee, Z-Wave, Matter, and Bluetooth. The stream caps off with a glance into the way forward for the open house, together with the announcement of a roadmap filled with thrilling new options.

Full listing of chapters:

  • Introduction (0:00:11)
  • Asserting the Open Residence Basis – Paulus Schoutsen (0:02:36)
  • Panel with Open Residence Basis collaborators – WLED, Zigbee2MQTT, Rhasspy, Z-Wave JS (0:18:31)
  • Voice – Michael Hansen (0:36:31)
  • Residence Assistant – Franck Nijhof (0:53:08)
  • {Hardware} – Uwe Bernitt (1:21:37)
  • Panel on Open Requirements – Zigbee, Z-Wave, Matter, Bluetooth (1:40:21)
  • Future – Madelena Mak (2:07:29)
  • Closing (2:37:33)

The Open Residence Basis now owns and governs over 240 open-source initiatives, requirements, drivers, and libraries, together with Residence Assistant – defending these initiatives from buy-out or turning into deserted. To study extra in regards to the Open Residence Basis, go to: