By connecting the VeraEdge with all the smart devices in your home, it allows you to control them together in groups or individually to create custom solutions that fit your life. View and control your system from anywhere, for total peace of mind. Home security and safety Travel with the confidence that your home is secure. Keep an eye on your vacation home. Have video recorded whenever motion is detected. Keep your kids and elderly family members safe, and keep an eye on your pets Know when your child gets home safely. Check in on elderly relatives. Know that your pets are safe when you’re away. Energy savings and efficiency Set your thermostat to automatically heat or cool your house to the exact temperature you want when you arrive home. Create an energy efficient home by only having your heat or cool air on when someone is home. With VeraEdge you get the freedom of choice It works with practically all smart home and security brands including Nest, Amazon Alexa, Schlage, Yale, Kwikset, First Alert, and most others. Bring them all together and control with one app. There are no monthly fees or contracts. And enjoy easy automation benefits Lock doors and turn off lights with a single touch. Includes easy one-touch settings for Home, Away, Night and Vacation.