Upcoming digiGate Features

Upcoming digiGate Features

This page will be frequently updated with approved upcoming features to be released for all digiGate systems. If you have an idea for a new digiGate feature which is not currently available or in this list, please get in touch and we will review it!

 

Permanent Latch Gate
Suggested by: digiGate Developers
Status: In development
ETA:  September 2021
Description: Mobile apps will allow users to do a simple latch open command which will hold the gate open until a close command is issued. 
Requirements:  Mobile app update and digiGate firmware update.

 

Get digiGate State
Requested by: digiGate Customer
Status: In development
ETA:  September 2021
Description: Retrieve the state of the digiGate (open/closed) via the mobile app.
Example: Gate is opened for 2 hours - app enables you to see if the digiGate state is 'open' and how long it's got left before scheduled to close.
Requirements: Firmware & Mobile app updates (iOS & Android). 

 

Limit User Access Based on Location
Suggested by: digiGate Customer
Status: In development
ETA:  TBA
Description: Set a location perimeter surrounding your digiGate system and limit certain users' access to within this zone only.

 

Lockdown Mode
Suggested by: digiGate Customer
Status: In development
ETA:  TBA
Description: Block all open/close commands to the digiGate while this setting is enabled. Perfect when going on holiday etc.

 

Exclude Bank Holidays From Schedules
Suggested by: digiGate Developers
Status: Future feature planned
ETA:  TBA
Description: Mobile apps will feature a setting where you can instruct the digiGate to exclude bank holidays from automatic schedules. 
Requirements:  Mobile app update and digiGate firmware update.

 

Lock WiFi to WiFi Mac Address
Requested by: digiGate Customer
Status: Future feature planned
ETA:  TBA
Description: Fix the digiGate WiFi connection to the Mac address of the access point to prevent network switching when using a mesh system with multiple access points close together.
Requirements: Mobile app update and digiGate firmware update.

 

Check WiFi Signal Strength
Suggested by: digiGate developers
Status: Future feature planned
ETA:  TBA
Description: Check the current WiFi signal strength within the mobile app at anytime.
Requirements: Mobile app update and digiGate firmware update.

 

API Endpoint for logging
Suggested by: digiGate Installer
Status: Future feature planned
ETA:  TBA
Description: Customers can make use of digiGate's API to log access from third party systems such as IP intercoms etc.
Requirements:  digiGate firmware update.

 

FaceID & Touch ID integration
Requested by: digiGate Customer
Status: Future feature planned
ETA:  TBA
Description: Users with iOS devices (iPhones & iPads) will be able to enable Face/touch ID in the digiGate settings. Face/touch ID will be required every time the app is opened if enabled.
Requirements: Mobile app update.

 

Access Push Notifications
Requested by: digiGate Customer
Status: Future feature planned
ETA:  TBA
Description: Push notifications when certain users operate the digiGate. This will enable admin users to know in real time when someone is opening/closing the gate/garage.
Requirements: Mobile app update and digiGate firmware update.

 

Outbound Webhook Actions
Requested by: digiGate Customer
Status: Future feature planned
ETA:  TBA
Description: Create outbound webhook requests when actions such as opening the gate are executed. For use with IFTTT etc. Example use with IFTTT is turning smart lights on when gate is opened at night.
Requirements: Mobile app update and digiGate firmware update.

 

Increased Detail Logging
Requested by: digiGate Customer
Status: Future feature planned
ETA:  TBA
Description: Access log to contain method of communication as well as exact type. Example: GPS opening, App Open Slider, Siri Shortcut etc.
Requirements: Mobile app update and digiGate firmware update.