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Freedomotic is an open source, flexible, secure Internet of Things (IoT) development framework, useful to build and manage modern smart spaces. It is targeted to private individuals (home automation) as well as business users (smart retail environments, ambient aware marketing, monitoring and analytics, etc).

Freedomotic can interact with well known standard building automation protocols as well as with "do it yourself" solutions. It treats the web, social networks and branded frontends as first class components of the system.

How can you use Freedomotic?

It allows you to build smart spaces. Freedomotic can manage from small apartments to huge buildings, like museums, schools, corporate offices, malls and university campuses. For OEMs and software developers Freedomotic is the solution to easily create building automation systems, smart retail environments, home automation managed services and innovative IoT ambient aware applications, drastically reducing development effort and time to market.


Freedomotic can be integrated with popular building automation technologies like BTicino OpenWebNet, Modbus RTU, Z-wave as well as custom automation projects using Arduino devices, do it yourself boards, third party graphical frontends, text to speech engines, motion detection using IP cameras stream, social networks, and much more... All this features can be delivered from a marketplace as downloadable plugins.

Where it can run

linux  windows  mac apple  android  raspberry pi raspian raspbmc

Freedomotic can run on any OS with Java support (Linux, Windows, Mac, …). It can be deployed to the cloud, to servers, to a single standard PC, a PCs network, a network of embedded devices like Raspberry Pi (try it!), or a mixture of the previous, creating a distributed network.

When it will be available

Freedomotic is actually a working beta but is growing rapidly with the suppport of our community. We are a real open source project. You can help us contributing in many ways, you don't need to be a software developer to join us!

How does it works

Freedomotic is an open source building and home automation framework distributed under GNU GPL2 license. Freedomotic leverages modern enterprise integration patterns and distributed computing architectures, along with json APIs for extension. If you're a geek like many of us, take a look at developers getting started.

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Help Freedomotic to grow

This project relies totally on volounteer contributions. If you think Freedomotic is valuable you can help us with a donation. Donations will be used to pay for hosting services and tools we need to improve the project. Thank you!

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Zwave plugin beta testing

Submitted by Mauro Cicolella on 2016, January 30 - 16:43


we are testing a new plugin for Zwave. More details on

If you want to contribute please report your feedback on our mailing list.


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Join our mailing list

Submitted by Mauro Cicolella on 2016, January 15 - 08:13

Hi all,

after a long testing period we decided to move our discussions on google groups mailing list.

You can find all info about project development, ask help, discuss with our team and much more.

So if you want to interact with us, give your feedback, propose any idea please join.

PD: Website registration is no more available. It's reserved only to developers who want to publish a plugin for Freedomotic.


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Freedomotic on!

Submitted by Mauro Cicolella on 2015, December 13 - 19:10

Freedomotic is now on! Follow us and share your project.

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