Security in IoT is a major issue for users. This will eventually be solved, but right now, users are looking for a simple and highly visible means of securing their systems from external interference via the internet.

Our solution is to make the internet optional.  The user can use the identical mobile app that they use via the internet, but connected directly to the hub via a local WiFi connection.  This enables the system to be managed and operated via the same mobile app, but without an internet connection.