The CLIQ.host module sets a new entry point for complete Clare Controls home automation systems. The heart of the ClareOS Technology Ecosystem, the controller provides device management services to all the customers’ applications, mediates all user interface interactions and acts as the gateway to the ClareCloud for automatic system updates.
The CLIQ.lite ClareOS module sets a new low entry point for complete Clare Controls home automation systems by integrating a broad range of common interface elements into a single unit. Designed for cost effective deployment to production homes featuring support for up to 8 zones of Security, 2 IP Cameras, 4 Music Zones, 4 Entertainment areas, 10 lighting circuits, doorlocks and two thermostats. Upgradable to the CLIQ.host ClareOS module via cloud based update and running on the same powerful hardware platform as the CLIQ.host controller. Read more about the differences between the CLIQ.lite and CLIQ.host processors – and the migration from .lite to .host – here.
The CLIQ.connect module expands a CLIQ controller’s I/O capacity via the patent pending ClareBus technology. The CLIQ auto-discovers the added CLIQ.connect module(s), enabling upward scalability with near-zero configuration. Up to three CLIQ.connect modules can be stacked on a CLIQ.
The CLIQ Software Expansion License allows support for unlocking the ClareOS software loaded onto the CLIQ.lite or CLIQ.express controllers to the full unlimited potential. No hardware changes, no re-wiring, expand with a simple software license key from CLIQ.lite to CLIQ.host. As of March 9th, 2016 – all CLIQ.express and CLIQ.lite products were granted this license and subsequently discontinued.
The CLIQ.express is the entry-level controller for Clare’s home automation solutions, designed for high volume “managed from the cloud” deployment. Like the other members of the CLIQ controller family, the CLIQ.express module serves as the heart of the ClareOS Technology Ecosystem, providing device management services to all the customers’ applications, mediating all user interface interactions, and acting as the gateway to the Clare Cloud for automatic system updates.
The CLIQ.mini is a small but powerful entry-level smart home control hub intended for volume deployment. The CLIQ.mini lowers overall system cost, to both the dealer and the homeowner, while simplifying project configuration and slashing installation time.