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Cost-Effective Smart Home Automation using Internet of Things

Ankita Gupta, Ankit Srivastava, Rohit Anand



A smart home is a concept of connected inside and outside home services using a network with the help of smart devices. These smart devices can share information enabling proper control and management over the home through network integrations. Portable Internet of Things (IoT) Board is a system that uses smartphones for controlling essential home functions and features of the internet from anywhere around the world remotely. This paper suggests an IOT based home automation project module that serves as a boon in the upcoming future for humankind by decreasing the cost required for a smart home drastically. Furthermore, the idea discussed here is expected to act as a perfect remedy to reduce power loss, to increase efficiency and to improve the user experience at a minimal rate. IoT based smart home module is a step which strives to take humanity forward to a platform that is more user-friendly. 

Keywords: Arduino, ESP8266, Internet of Things (IoT), Smart Home Automation, Wi-Fi Module

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Ankita Gupta, Ankit Srivastava, Rohit Anand. Cost-Effective Smart Home Automation using the Internet of Things. Journal of Communication Engineering & Systems. 2019; 9(2): 1–6p.


Smart Home Automation, Internet of Things (IoT), Arduino, ESP8266, Wi-Fi Module

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