The integration of the components of an automated home involves programming the gateways and controllers and each of the user interfaces. This section covers the tasks involved in each of the final steps in configuring controllers and user interface input devices.
The configuration and settings for home user interface programming includes the following key tasks:
Configure and program a residential gateway.
Configure and program controller systems.
Configure and program keypad-based controllers.
Program touchscreen user interfaces.
Program intelligent remote controls.
The residential gateway serves as the communication hub for the entire suite ...