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A small introduction to OpenHAB


OpenHAB is a vendor and technology-agnostic Open Source automation software for your home (or office!). In this talk we introduce OpenHAB and show you how to get started with some blinkenlights and things. (Just before this talk, we'll introduce MQTT in a previous separate talk; we strongly recommend you see that as well! :-)


Jan-Piet Mens is an independent Unix/Linux consultant and sysadmin who's worked with Unix-systems since 1985. Jan-Piet does odd bits of coding, and has architected infrastructure at major customers throughout Europe. One of his specialities is the Domain Name System and as such, he authored the book Alternative DNS Servers as well as a variety of other technical publications. (