writes "I'm just starting to dip my feet into the world of home automation, and the Linux HA site is sparsely updated. I'd like to use software that is preferably open source (written in python or perl would be great!). Has anyone had successes with open source home automation? Any resources to share?"
writes "With the waning of the traditional "Cisco Shops" coming to an end, where do fellow slashdotters see corporate and carrier networks heading? Do you look to embrace a mixed vendor environment, or is there one vendor that provides all of your security, networking and management needs?"