Smart Home App without additional server hardware

The request of installing KNX devices is growing and growing and the wish to control the devices by smart phone is comming up multiple times. The expert has the choice to decide for a solution and to invest the time on training how to use the software once, to make projects with it for multiple times. An approach to this can be found in the app Elvis Viewer direct. It is developed by us to control a plant cost-efficient and fast.

Internet of Things IoT

In addition to the connection of KNX systems, the Elvis Viewer direct supports the robust IoT protocol MQTT. This considerably increases the number of supported devices and enables a cross-protocol linking of data points/group addresses of KNX and MQTT devices. Optionally, an MQTT broker can be activated parallel to the MQTT client.

Comfortable without additional invest

The control of a KNX/MQTT plant via smart phone without any additional hardware is a often desired. The cost for the plant shall be cost efficient. The building owner, who gave the order for the project will even be happy if he can reduce the costs for the project. If it is possible to control the plant directly out of the app, without inegration of additional server hardware to the plant, this will save money. Elvis Viewer direct gives this oportunity. The App is available in the Apple Store and Google Play store.

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To control a plant via Elvis Viewer direct, not much is needed. Of course a KNX/MQTT plant is needed that is configurated correctly. The number of operating pages and the involved data points are without limitation.

Flexible Design

In the field of preparing the surface of the control panel, smart home users are sometimes very ambitious about the look of the project on their handy. Therefore it is important to have the ability to design all the controls individually. If needed, photos of your customer can be integrated into the app appearance, to fullfill the customers needs.

Expanding the project

Elvis Viewer direct is a solution in of in the Elvis product family. During the development the IT GmbH paied attention to adjust the different products, to make it simple to apply even complex projects within the same surrounding. Is a house extended with a multi media installation, the work done before is not done for nothing, it is used in the same project, that is extended with different funcionalities.

Start right through

Elvis Viewer direct offers a solid solution, based and formed on the experiences of experts in the field of home automation. Who is working with KNX for the first time has a great chance to get into it with a professional bases. Not least we support our customer with our support team, to make it easy to start through.

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Comparison Elvis Viewer - Elvis Viewer direct

Elvis Viewer

  • Support of almost all controls.
  • Required: Elvis server and client licenses.

Elvis Viewer direct

  • Does not support controls that require an Elvis Server runtime.
  • That includes: ElvisChart, AlarmListControl, Scene-/Schedule-/SequenceConfigControl.
    Otherwise support of the same control elements as with the  Elvis Viewer.
  • Required: only one client license per device.

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