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Smarter Home Developer Program

New perspectives on networking for external developers. With the "Smarter Home Developer Program" ABB opens its systems for developers and partners.

New opportunities
For developers and partners

Digitalization and networking have a constantly increasing effect on daily life. The automation of the living area gets a new quality. ABB pushes ahead with this, and with the "Smarter Home Developer Program" opens its systems for new products and worlds. With additional partners the market leader for electrical installation technology makes intelligent living even smarter. The result is that the end customer experiences an even greater added value.


Smarter Home Developer Program 
The diversity of solutions

There are numerous application examples for the networking of Smart-Home solutions from ABB with additional partners:

  • Photovoltaic system
  • Integration of smart devices and systems (of household appliances, light, multimedia, heating)
  • Home emergency call suppliers
  • Energy consumers


Two open interfaces for networking

free@home API

  • New interface for application programming (API) for ABB-free@home®
  • Integrated in MyBuildings portal
  • Controlled data-exchange with free@home to extend the Smart Home functionality
  • Perfect for making Smart Home services available for free@home


  • Open IoT platform for the interoperability of devices and services in the Smart Home
  • Multi-manufacturer with a wide network of partners
  • Connection to free@home and other Smart Home systems
  • Further information:

The aspect of data security is assured. This is because ABB and the end customer decide on the data to be passed on and in this way maintain their importance. The developers only receive limited access to special data.


Contact ABB
Your partner for more information

ABB is open towards interested developers and partners to discuss new ideas and ways to solutions and lend support in the implementation of definite projects. This includes the technical possibilities for networking, legal conditions as well as commercial models. 

Interested partners, developers and service providers can contact ABB via the following e-mail address: