Learn why we decided to create openHAB, what is it for and how it works!
Welcome to openHAB - a vendor and technology agnostic open source automation software for your home.
Build your smart home in no time!
- December 15, 2016 - The all new myopenHAB has been launched, the code is now fully open-source!
- September 14, 2016 - openHAB 2.0 beta4 has been released, with much improved startup behavior and reliability!
- June 01, 2016 - Documentation for openHAB 2 is now available at docs.openhab.org.
- May 23, 2016 - openHAB 2.0 beta3 has been released - yet another major milestone towards a final release!
- May 23, 2016 - The bugfix release 1.8.3 is now available! Read the Release Notes for all included fixes.
- May 20, 2016 - The openHAB Foundation has been established as a non-profit organization promoting and supporting openHAB.
- March 22, 2016 - The bugfix release 1.8.2 is now available! Read the Release Notes for all included fixes.
- February 01, 2016 - openHAB 2.0 beta2 has been released, fixing many openHAB 1 add-on issues.
- February 01, 2016 - The bugfix release 1.8.1 is now available! Read the Release Notes for all included fixes.
- January 11, 2016 - openHAB 2.0 beta1 is now available to developers! Read this blog post for details.
- January 11, 2016 - openHAB 1.8 has been released! Read the Release Notes to learn more about the new features, enhancements and fixes!
- December 08, 2015 - We are partnering with PINE64 for providing a cheap, but powerful hardware for openHAB to make it even easier to get started.
- August 12, 2015 - A powerful new platform for community discussions has been launched as a replacement for the mailing lists.
- July 31st, 2015 - The bugfix release 1.7.1 is now available! Read the Release Notes for all included fixes.
- July 2, 2015 - openHAB now integrates with IFTTT - try out the openHAB channel in your IFTTT recipes!
- July 1, 2015 - my.openHAB has left the close beta phase and is now publicly available to all openHAB users.
- June 13, 2015 - A first version of the Pebble app has been released!
- May 25, 2015 - A second alpha release of openHAB 2 has been published as an early preview of the next major openHAB version!
- May 25, 2015 - openHAB 1.7.0 has been released! Read the Release Notes to learn more about the new features, enhancements and fixes!
- March 27, 2015 - openHAB is now available as a pre-installed service on the Tinkerforge RED Brick - see the press release (in german)
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Want to see it yourself?
Try openHAB without any installation. We provide a fully functional online demo which can be used with our Android and iOS apps!