Functions & Features

Every product has different specifications and features. We have listed them for you below. As our products are all based on open source, you will regularly see new functionality coming available in all our products, being created by the contributors, even more than in the list below. However, this list is fully tested and released. Other functions can be used but will only be given support to by the community.

Protocol Support
    • AMX
    • Beckhoff
    • Z-Wave
    • Domintell
    • EnOcean
    • Insteon
    • PanStamp
    • Philips Hue
    • KNX
    • Levitron HAI
    • Lutron
    • MiCasa Verde Vera
    • Modbus
    • ICT Protege
    • Velbus
    • x 10
    • 1-Wire


  • Infrared (GlobalCache, IRTrans, KIRA, LITRC)
  • SNMP
  • TCP / UDP / HTTP / HTTP/MJPEG / Telnet
  • Serial (RS-232)
  • Command shell execution provided by hosting operating system

For a complete list of Certified and Community supported products and protocols, click here

Product Support
  • Asus O’Play Media Center (HTTP)
  • Belkin WeMo
  • DMX Scene Setter Artnet (IP)
  • DSC Security Systems (IP)
  • ESP8266
  • Philips Hue & Friends of Hue
  • Leviton HAI
  • LightWaveRF
  • Marantz, Denon AVR (Serial)
  • Russound multiroom audio-system (Serial, new native IP Planned)
  • Samsung Smart-TV (IP)
  • XBMC X-Box Media Center (HTTP)
  • KaKu/COCO
  • Smappee
  • Sonos Audio System
  • RazBerry
  • FreeCom “MusicPal” Internet Radio (HTTP)
  • Google Calendar (HTTP – planned)
  • Microsoft Exchange Calendar (prototype)
  • MythTV media center (HTTP)
  • T-24 door station (video & audio)
  • IP cameras (mjpeg stream via HTTP)
  • Apple Remote, Samsung TVs, Sony TVs, Sony Playstation, Roku set-top box, etc. (Infrared)
  • Velleman k8055

For a complete list of Certified and Community supported products and protocols, click here

OpenRemote Controller
  • Local automation Ethernet/ Wifi gateway
  • Protocol and device integration
  • See protocol and product support below
  • Cross-platform software and hardware architecture
  • Independent of touch panel / smart phone hardware and operation system
  • Independent of touch pantel / smart phone user interface design

Supported controller operating systems

  • Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows 7, Microsoft Windows 8
  • Mac OS X (Snow Leopad, Lion, Mountain Lion, Mavericks)
  • Linux Debian, Fedora, Ubuntu distributions
  • Other Linux distributions on request

Supported hardware platforms:

  • Intel x86 Desktop PC (Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Linux)
  • QNAP NAS, Netgear ReadyNAS
  • Synology NAS
  • PC Engines ALIX
  • Raspberry Pi
  • Beagle Bone Black
  • See specific hardware model details below
  • Other x86 and ARM platforms on request
User Application Consoles
  • Apple iPhone, iPad tablet, iPad Touch (iOS 6 or above)
  • Android smart phones and tablets
  • Android SDK 1.6 or above
  • Samsung, Asus, HTC, Archos, etc
  • Windows Phone 7, 8
  • Mobile browser on request
  • Web Browser Interface
  • Desktop / laptop browsers
  • Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari
  • Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Linux
  • For specific models, ask for details
OpenRemote Designer
  • Remote user interface design, updates and changes
  • Remote web browser interface
  • Drag and drop interface for user interface components
  • Multiple screen designs
  • Fully customizable user interfaces
  • Remote configuration changes
  • Remote web browser interface
  • Controller configuration
  • Protocol and device configuration (Software)
  • Automation rule configuration
  • Device discovery via local controller

Import Tools

  • Beckhoff
  • KNX
  • Leviton HAI
  • Lutron
  • Z-Wave
  • Russound
  • Pronto CCF-Infrared
  • EnOcean

Web Browser Support

  • Google Chrome, FireFox, Safari, QT Webkit
  • Microsoft Windows, Mac, Linux

Cloud hosting options Amazon / Eapps

OpenRemote Manager & Beehive Services
  • Centralized User account management
  • Asset management
  • Rules & notifications
  • Device configuration database
  • User Interface and template database
  • Infrared database
  • Data collection, remote controller updates
  • Other management features on request

Different Needs, Tailored Solutions

From a straightforward single account setup to your personal fully branded solution, including back-end services, OpenRemote provides you with the perfect solution.

Contact Us

News Feed

Dutch Military Police is now piloting a border control solution, receiving notifications when passenger changes or profile flights require additional staff.

Last Tweets