ultrarachio3 HSPI Linux Compatible
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UltraRachio3 is a HomeSeer3 plug-in that allows you to use HomeSeer to control the Rachio Smart Sprinkler Controller.
The Rachio Smart Sprinkler Controller includes Weather Intelligence, smarter watering and integrates with many top tier home automation systems including HomeSeer. Integration with HomeSeer allows for expanded functionality not available using the Rachio mobile application.
How It Works
- UltraRachio3 HSPI queries the Rachio API servers to obtain data from your Rachio Smart Sprinkler Controller and updates HomeSeer with the latest status for each controller and enabled sprinkler zones.
- UltraRachio3 HPSI automatically creates HomeSeer devices which allows home automation control your Rachio Smart Sprinkler Controller.
- Multiple threading allows UltraRachio3 to query the Rachio API servers for controller configuration and weather data without disrupting the performance of HomeSeer.
- Error Try/Catch logic to ensure plug-in doesn't fail with an unhandled exception.
- Trigger a HomeSeer event whenever a sprinkler zone has not recently watered.
- Trigger a HomeSeer event to skip a scheduled event when your weather station detects strong winds.
- Disable your Rachio Smart Sprinkler Controller whenever your alarm system is armed in vacation mode.
Displays the plug-in and UltraRachio3 HSPI status.
Displays and allows you to change the options associated with the plug-in.
The UltraRachio3 plug-in automatically adds the supported HomeSeer devices depending on the controller you have connected to your Rachio account.
- HomeSeer HS3
- One or more Rachio Smart Sprinkler Controllers
Rachio Smart Sprinkler Controllers
The Generation 1 Rachio Smart Sprinkler Controller
is currently the highest rated and reviewed smart sprinkler controller on the market.
It accesses the latest local weather patterns through your Wi-Fi, and automatically optimizes a watering schedule to the specific needs of your yard.
The only smart controller that’s both EPA WaterSense certified and SWAT tested, the Generation 1 controller can save users over 50% of their outdoor water use.
The Generation 2 Rachio Smart Sprinkler Controller
improves on the Generation 1 controller by incorporating a smaller, easier-to-install design, easier Wi-Fi setup, run zones directly from the controller and additional sensor ports.