R-House - Rails for Home Automation

Fernand Galiana (LiquidRail LLC)
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Location: Ballroom A
Average rating: ****.
(4.27, 15 ratings)

This presentation introduces rails home automation. We will walk thru a dsl that is setup to control various devices thru out your house. You will be able to setup scenes, dims lights, figure out who is at your door and take necessary actions using ruby. Using the r-house gem you will be able to integrate these features in a web application and control devices thru out the house using your iphone as a remote control.

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Fernand Galiana

LiquidRail LLC

Fernand Galiana is the owner of a software consulting company based in Denver Colorado. Fernand has been working with rails for the last four years. He is the author of ZiYa and the MOle rails plugins. He is also the founder and host of the Denver Rails Users Group ‘DeRailed’.

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Joseph Jaramillo
05/08/2009 12:59pm PDT

Awesome! Thanks Fernand.

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Shirley Bailes
05/08/2009 12:32pm PDT

they’re also now attached to this page – see above

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Fernand Galiana
05/08/2009 12:30pm PDT

Hi Joseph – just pushed them here – www.slideshare.net/derailed... – might have video at some point…

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Joseph Jaramillo
05/08/2009 12:24pm PDT

Are the slides being posted anywhere? Missed this one and would love to see them!

Evgeny Gorbunov
05/08/2009 11:29am PDT

Awesome session

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Jeremy Hinegardner
05/07/2009 2:47pm PDT

Awesome job Fernand, entertaining and informational, lots of ideas.

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