Zipato is launching an EnOcean expansion module for Zipabox, the company’s modular home automation controller that allows users to connect and control their homes through many popular home automation standard. By adding the EnOcean expansion module into its family of expansion modules, Zipabox is further extending the number of compatible home automation products.
EnOcean’s technology uses the principle of energy harvesting and gains energy from the surrounding environment; from motion, light and temperature differences. Therefore, EnOcean-based products (such as sensors and, switches) perform without batteries and are engineered to operate maintenance-free. The EnOcean radio signals are based on the international standard ISO/IEC 14543-3-10 and can be transmitted wirelessly over a distance of up to 300 meters in the open field and up to 30 meters inside buildings.
See more at Zipato’s booth at Light+Building 2014, located at Stand A43, Hall 013.