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Home Automation Fundamentals

Course Summary

Home automation is the concept of automating historically manual tasks around the house. This course shows viewers how to set up a RESTful home automation server using a Raspberry Pi, Python, and X10 brand products.


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    Course Syllabus

    ● Introduction to Home Automation
        ◦ Introduction
        ◦ What is Home Automation?
        ◦ History of Home Automation
        ◦ My Setup and Why I Chose It
        ◦ What to Order to Follow Along
        ◦ Summary
    ● Turning on a Light With Your Raspberry Pi
        ◦ Introduction
        ◦ Ordering the Right Parts
        ◦ Installing NOOBS on the Raspberry Pi
        ◦ First Boot-Up and Initial Configuration
        ◦ Installing the Necessary Software for Home Automation
        ◦ Let’s Turn on a Light!
        ◦ Summary
    ● Setting Up for Home Automation Development
        ◦ Introduction
        ◦ Getting Ready to Code on the Pi
        ◦ Setting Up the Web Server
        ◦ Getting to Know the X10 Driver
        ◦ Summary
    ● Building a REST Endpoint
        ◦ Introduction
        ◦ Hello World With REST and Python
        ◦ Now, Turn on a Light With REST!
        ◦ Laying out a Route Map Structure for Lights
        ◦ Using REST Verbs and JSON to Add or Remove Lights
        ◦ Finalizing the Server
        ◦ Summary
    ● X10 in Depth
        ◦ Introduction
        ◦ X10 Pros and Cons
        ◦ Other Home Automation Products on the Market
        ◦ The Real Basics: Turn on a Light With a Keychain
        ◦ House Codes and Unit Codes
        ◦ Plugin/Lamp Modules
        ◦ Switch Modules
        ◦ Controller Modules
        ◦ Troubleshooting Accessories
        ◦ Advanced Modules
        ◦ Designing an X10 System
        ◦ Summary
    ● Creating a Home Automation Client
        ◦ Introduction
        ◦ A Client-side Command Line App in Python
        ◦ A Console Application Client in .NET
        ◦ Building a Desktop Application in .NET
        ◦ Understanding the Power of RESTful Home Automation for Clients
        ◦ Summary

     


Course Fee:
USD 29

Course Type:

Self-Study

Course Status:

Active

Workload:

1 - 4 hours / week

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