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DEFINITION: Home automation is the use of one or more computers to control basic home functions and features automatically and sometimes remotely. An automated home is sometimes called a smart home .Home automation can include the scheduling and automatic operation of water sprinkling, heating and air conditioning, window coverings, security systems, lighting, and food preparation appliances. Home automation may  … 
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The 2014 Wi-Fi Challenge: Understanding and Managing Wi-Fi in Today's Mobile World
sponsored by Extreme Networks
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper contains key issues to consider when trying to conquer the mobile revolution, lead by Robin Layland, principal analyst of Layland Consulting. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 03 Dec 2014 | Published: 03 Dec 2014

Extreme Networks

How to securely deliver applications and files to mobile and BYOD devices
sponsored by NComputing
WHITE PAPER: Employees are changing the way they do business because of the increasing mobility of the workforce, causing them to utilize tablets. This white paper outlines how unified workspaces are all about simplicity, affordability and productivity. See how a leading vendor utilizes unified workspaces to enhance productivity for end users and IT.
Posted: 06 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

NComputing

Three imperatives for advancing product and systems development
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Delivering increasingly complex and smarter products in less time and at a lower cost requires new strategies and development techniques. Consult this insightful resource to learn how a "systems thinking" approach facilitates consideration of the functional dependencies and interconnections necessary to produce high quality, "smarter" products.
Posted: 06 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

IBM

Accelerating innovation: New approaches to software development for smarter products
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this informative resource, get an in-depth look at the software development challenges for product delivery organizations, and discover a new approach to development that can help overcome these difficulties.
Posted: 05 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

IBM

Top 10 Features of BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: In this exclusive white paper, you'll find out about an enterprise mobility management solution that many CIOs have turned to in order to help streamline their mobile needs.
Posted: 14 Oct 2013 | Published: 14 Oct 2013

BlackBerry

Computer Weekly special report: Get on board now to keep up with the mobile revolution
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource examines the mobile revolution and how it is impacting businesses today, along with what your organization can do to embrace the trend in the most effective and efficient way.
Posted: 07 Oct 2013 | Published: 07 Oct 2013

BlackBerry

Enabling Safe and Secure BYOD in the Enterprise
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper discusses a fully integrated solution for managing supported desktops, laptops servers, and mobile devices, making secure BYOD an achievable reality for your organization.
Posted: 02 Aug 2013 | Published: 02 Aug 2013

Dell Software

Cisco Executive Perspective - Change, the Only Certainty
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: Today's CIOs need to be prepared for anything that comes their way. A flexible IT architecture is the first step.
Posted: 30 Jul 2013 | Published: 30 Jul 2013

Cisco

Jump-start your move to Windows 8
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper discusses helpful services you can utilize to help ensure that all areas of your environment are ready to make the jump to Windows 8.
Posted: 24 Jul 2013 | Published: 24 Jul 2013

Dell, Inc. and Microsoft

Securely Manage Enterprise Data and Apps with SAP® Afaria® for iOS 5
sponsored by SAP AG
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines a mobile device management solution that provides the freedom that mobile workers have come to expect from their own devices while ensuring that IT has secure control to keep corporate data safe and compliant.
Posted: 22 Jul 2013 | Published: 22 Jul 2013

SAP AG

Power Through Platform Realizing the Mobile Advantage
sponsored by SAP AG
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper discusses how your business can implement effective enterprise mobility at minimum cost and how you can easily get the most from your IT environment and your users.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 19 Jul 2013

SAP AG

MOBILE OPTIMIZATION: How Testing on Smartphones and Tablets Lifts Conversion
sponsored by WebTrends
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover a new set of best practices for optimizing and monetizing mobile development, focusing on CRM, layout, and usability. Read on for more information and best practices on testing and optimization, segmentation and targeting, case studies of successful mobile migrations, and more.
Posted: 16 Apr 2013 | Published: 16 Apr 2013

WebTrends

Smart Devices, Smart Security
sponsored by Voltage Security, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This short white paper explores the top 5 tips for protecting your organization against new looming security threats from smartphones and tablets. These 5 tips can make or break mobile data security efforts. Read now to learn more.
Posted: 12 Jul 2012 | Published: 09 Jul 2012

Voltage Security, Inc.

The Power of Mobile Peripherals
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how mobile peripherals help extend the value of BlackBerry solutions such as automate data collection, improve accuracy, and lower costs, among other benefits.
Posted: 18 Feb 2010 | Published: 18 Feb 2010

BlackBerry
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SMART APPLIANCES DEFINITION (continued): …  also allow vital home functions to be controlled remotely from anywhere in the world using a computer connected to the Internet. Besides the functions already mentioned, remote control can be extended to telephones and answering machines, fax machines, amateur radios and other communications equipment, and home robot s such as automatic vacuum cleaners.The fundamental components of a well-designed home automation system include a computer (or computers) with the appropriate programming, the various devices and systems to be controlled, interconnecting cables or wireless links, a high-speed Internet … 
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