0.60: Beckhoff/TwinCAT, WebDav, Gearbest, iAlarm


The biggest change for 0.60 will be covered in a separate blog post. Thus, we will keep it short here. Just one thing: This is the last release in 2017. We will be back to our bi-weekly release cycle in 2018.

A big “Thank you” to all people who supported us to make this release possible.


With the brand-new ADS (automation device specification) component by @stlehmann allows you to hook Home Assistant into this fieldbus independent interface which is often used between Beckhoff devices running with TwinCAT.

WebDav calendar

Thanks to @maxlaverse Home Assistant support now WebDav calendars.

Tracking prices

With the new gearbest sensor there is now an additional sensor available to track the price of a product.

Financial details

Yahoo! has discontinued their financial service. To fill this gap we have now the alpha_vantage sensor which is intruded in this release and allows you to monitor the stock market.

New Platforms

Release 0.60.1 - January 6

If you need help…

…don’t hesitate to use our very active forums or join us for a little chat. The release notes have comments enabled but it’s preferred if you use the former communication channels. Thanks.

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Backward-incompatible changes

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