Apple is very serious about home automation. There have already been plenty of home automation systems available for iOS products. In iOS 10, you are going to have a new app called Home to control smart home products. It supports scenes and has a favorite section to give you quick control over smart products.
Home is built into Control Center, make it faster to manage smart home products. You will be able to control locks, sensors, thermostats, garage doors, air conditioners, and everything in between with your iOS devices.