Smart Lighting – A First Step to Home Automation?

Smart lighting is perhaps the best first step in home automation, as this technology is straightforward, user-friendly, and due to the amount of time its been in the consumer realm, the majority of kinks and bugs have been worked out. If you are hesitant to venture down the home automation road alone, consult a professional, as there are many tech firms that specialize in this field and can help to get you on your way. However, smart lighting can be the perfect way to dip your toe into home automation without getting too overwhelmed.

The evolution from light timers that were physical dials plugged into outlets has been impressive! Now, you can control your home lightingGooee pink logo from your smart phone, or other mobile device. Smart lighting can work on individual bulbs, or upon an entire lighting network, both indoor and outdoor. These networks can be programmed to sense the amount of light needed, the interplay between bulbs, and can also be manually controlled.

Additional features of smart lighting include, monitoring bulb status, scheduling, and some pretty neat special effects. The effects require the use of an app, but they are also quite easy to manage. (Check out IFTTT to get some cool ideas!)

Industrial firm Gooee’s advanced Smart Lighting technology concepts in the commercial space, have greatly contributed to the residential smart lighting space. Their advanceents in LED performance metrics, predictive end-of-life analyis, as well as real-time energy consumption analytics, have created a very strong foundation for the residential smart lighting industry.