Hubs & Network

The key to a truly connected smart home lies in a seamless and reliable network.

Our Hubs & Network category covers everything you need to know about the leading smart home ecosystems such as Alexa, Google Home & Assistant, and Apple Homekit & Siri.

Learn about the benefits of wireless protocols like Zigbee, Z-Wave, Wi-Fi, Matter, and Thread, and how they work together to create a stable and flexible smart home network.

Find the perfect hub and network solutions that fit your unique needs.

Smart Homes in Ireland


The latest CSO statistics for smart home technology usage in Ireland make for some interesting reading.  Smart Home Statistics for Ireland With the global smart home market set to reach 120 billion dollars in 2021 with 15% year-on-year growth, there is plenty of headroom in the Irish market for expansion. Research by Strategy Analytics indicates by mid-2023, half of all households in…

Guide to Voice Assistants & Smart Speakers

voice assistants

Your voice assistant is the bridge between you and your smart home. Through voice commands, you are able to manipulate everything from playing music, controlling lights, enabling alarms, increasing temperature, opening blinds, and more! Meet the Contenders! There are five major voice assistants in the market worthy of consideration. Alexa Alexa is a product of Amazon and was first available through the…