The Zipabox by Zipato is een z-wave controller (zwave gateway) for making a smart house/office. This controller will help you saving money on youre energy bill by making smart light scenes and monitoring youre energy consumption. its also possible to create a z-wave alarminstallation, or getting messages in case of possible smoke or water thread. The Zipato community is full of options and possibilities
This controller has many options, the available addons make it possible to also controll different systems like X10,KNX etc
The Zipabox has a wonderfull grafical interface for creating scenes, the rule builder.