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The Truth About Wi-Fi
<<We don't need wires, we'll use Wi-Fi>> is a misconception. Discover why Wi-Fi can be the least efficient form of wireless communication and what you can do to overcome today's dependence on reliable and fast communication.
IoT is a widely defined concept in which day-to-day devices you use are somewhat connected to the internet to send and receive information. An oven, a thermostat, a car, even your washer can now be connected to the cloud. Be prepared for what's coming.
What makes a Smart Home a true intelligent home? It's certainly not the amount of gadgets that you buy and connect to your network. A real Smart Home depends on advanced planning and infrastructure construction, which in turn allow a myriad of devices to surf on it and provide reliable results.
New Constructions and Remodels - Don't Miss the Opportunity
Home automation depends heavily on a solid networking infrastructure. Unfortunately, Wi-Fi is not reliable enough as to ensure seamless communication among the myriad of connected devices present in a Smart Home. If you are building or renovating, this is your unique chance to transform your space into a real Smart Home that will be able to reliably and seamlessly interconnect all your home automation devices for decades.