With Carriots, programmers can create products and services using the IoT platform in 5 steps: connecting devices, collecting data, managing devices, building apps, and running the applications on Carriots platform. The SDK was created with Groovy, a language for the Java platform. In particular, the SDK can be used in listener's expressions, rule scripts, and Carriots test console.
In a recent report on The Connected Home, Gartner predicts considerable growth in the use of digital personal assistants on smartphones to control smart devices throughout the home. This trend will take the focus off automation apps and place it on APIs for creating the programmable home.
Netatmo, a smart home company, last week announced its ecosystem for third party developers. With Netatmo Connect, developers, product managers and marketing professionals can create relationships between their products, services or apps and Netatmo devices.