A connected house is the beginning of a smart home (smart home). An automation system integrates all technologies that have to do with control, comfort, entertainment, energy efficiency and safety.
It is through a central brain and various interfaces that all equipment of a residence communicate and interact effectively. The only touch of a button on a smartphone makes possible to dim the lights in the dining room, play music, close blinds, locate the proper temperature and turn on garden sprinklers.
Automation also allows control of home systems to be activated and monitored from anywhere in the world using a mobile device connected to Internet.