ThroughTek Co., Ltd., provider of innovative M2M solutions, has taken another step forward in home automation, unveiling its new cloud platform enabling digital devices to automatically communicate with each other.
The new cloud platform possesses plug-and-play functionally to ease product setup considerably, and further offers flexible multi-functional service to fulfill home automation requirements and surveillance needs of small & medium enterprise (SME). Home automation solutions can, for example, comprise sensors for doors, PIR, motion, smoke, gas, water leak detectors and alarms synched to each other automatically. As well, such home appliances as lighting, HVAC, environmental monitoring, curtains and video systems are integrated to speak the same language. In surveillance systems, IP cameras can be triggered to start video recording for transmission to public or personal storage devices.
The home automation system is activated to secure locations during residents’ extended absence. At dusk, lights can be turned on automatically, and, in the event of intruders, the door sensor is triggered and notifications issued automatically to mobile devices, IP cameras, and alarm systems simultaneously via hub. Alarms are activated and IP camera recording initiated. Also, users can remotely check their home environment via a single app and select an appropriate response, including deactivating alarms and sensors and/or notifying the authorities.
ThroughTek specializes in IoT & M2M connection solutions for surveillance systems, home automation, personal cloud storage, and OTT service, with over 3 million devices completing system integration and reaching the market since 2013. It is estimated that approximately 25 million connections are made via ThroughTek’s platform every month.