Wired Networking

Different types of wired cabling are installed and used in many places. Why not use the existing networks for automation? You will be pleasantly surprised.

Fixed cable is much more reliable than radio
  • WiFi or Zigbee radio is unreliable and has short range
    Powerline avoids cabling for home automation
    128 bit AES encryption
Modbus is the standard for building automation
  • Modbus TCP (copper or fiber Ethernet) or
    Modbus RTU (RS-485)
    Protocols for metering and control already defined
    Large number of sensors and actuators available
    Many vendors available
Consumer Powerline

Homeplug IEEE 1901 networking

  • Solutions and chipsets available from several vendors
    Can integrate with home entertainment systems
EAsy to complement existing installation
  • No recabling required