Home Assistant configuration

Home Assistant

I’ve been using Vera Edge for over a year to automate my home.
But it has very limited capabilities for creating automation rules. It does support Lua which enabled me to do most of the automation I needed, but it wasn’t very maintainable.
A while ago I ran into Home Assistant, saw it supports integrating with Vera and started experimenting with it.

Meanwhile, I moved every automation rule from Vera to Home Assistant and I’m use the Vera Edge only for the communicating with my Z-Wave devices.
That appears to be the perfect combination for me.


In my home I’ve the following devices connected to Home Assistant: