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  1. Open-source and privacy-first home automation with an emphasis on local control and backed by a worldwide community. Runs on Raspberry Pi or local server.

  2. openHAB is a Java-based open-source home automation platform that integrates and combines a vast range of different smart home systems and technologies into one single solution.



    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Google Chrome

    Formerly known as Google Cast, Home provides a control center to setup, manage and control Chromecast, and Google Home devices.

  3. Domoticz is a home automation system that lets you monitor and configure various devices like lights, switches, various sensors/meters like temperature, rain, wind, UV, electricity, gas, water and much more. Notifications/alerts can be sent to any mobile device.

  4. ioBroker is an integration platform for the Internet of Things, focused on Smart home, Building Automation, Smart Metering, Ambient Assisted Living, Process Automation, Visualization and Data Logging. It aims to be a possible replacement or extension for software like f.e.

  5. Gladys is an open-source program which runs on your Raspberry Pi or Docker. She integrates into your life, seamlessly communicating across your entire home network and your devices while checking your calendar. Based on NodeJS.

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Linux
    • My Sensors
    • Raspbian
    • Raspberry Pi

    Jeedom is a complete home-automation software. With Jeedom, you can do many things, such as :

  6. With the new Home app, you can securely control all your Homekit accessories from your favorite iOS device. Have your iPhone turn off the lights. See who’s at the front door from your iPad. And even control things remotely with the help of Apple TV.

  7. Alternative firmware for ESP8266 with easy configuration using webUI, OTA updates, automation using timers or rules, expandability and entirely local control over MQTT, HTTP, Serial or KNX.

  8. ESPHome is a system to control your ESP8266/ESP32 by simple yet powerful configuration files and control them remotely through Home Automation systems.

  9. HomeGenie, Home Automaton Server in the Internet Of Things era.

  10. Homebridge is a lightweight NodeJS server you can run on your network that emulates the iOS HomeKit API. It supports Plugins,community-contributed modules, that provide a basic bridge from HomeKit to various 3rd-party APIs of "smart home" devices.

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    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    Centriq is the one app homeowners need for all of their things. It is the world's first intelligent customized platform for the home providing automatic access to user manuals, product safety recall notifications, how to videos, pro advice, & more.

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    • GitHub

    Domogik is a free (GPLv3) Home Automation solution.

  11. FHEM (TM) is a GPL'd perl server for house automation. It is used to automate some common tasks in the household like switching lamps / shutters / heating / etc. and to log events like temperature / humidity / power consumption.