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The worldwide STANDARD for home and building control A
research study confirms: KNX is the most commonly used bus technology.
Largest increase in number of KNX members and biggest sale of ETS
licenses since foundation of the association.
ISA Cybersecurity Conference 2014 The
ISA Cybersecurity Conference 2014, to be held 9-12 June in Detroit
Michigan, USA, will bring together some of the foremost experts in
industrial cybersecurity, proven, best-practice security approaches and
leading technology solutions-all focused on helping owners and
operators of plants, processing facilities and other critical
infrastructure contain the ravages of cyberwarfare.
Zinwave expands its commercial presence in Australasia Zinwave,
a global provider of distributed antenna systems (DAS) for in-building
cellular coverage, has expanded its commercial presence in Australasia
in response to growing demand for "anywhere access" to Advanced
Wireless Services (AWS) using MIMO (Multiple-Input-Multiple-Output)
BuildingIQ Doubles Year-on-Year Revenue in Q1 2014 Cloud-based
energy management software company starts the year strong and creates
nearly half a million in free cash for customers in Q1
Berkeley Lab-EETD feature story - Rapid Building Energy Modeler: The Key to Fast Energy Efficiency
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Free Webinar: Collecting and Interpreting Data from the Energy Valve April 29, 2014 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. (EST)
SBI Upcoming Informational Webinar Join the Smart Buildings Institute (SBI) on Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 9:00 to 9:45 PST for an informational webinar.
Schneider Electric's SE8000 Series Room Controllers Offer Unparalleled Design, Simple Installation and Energy Savings New solution integrates thermostat and programmable room controllers using a customizable, intelligent design
AV Technik Appointed As Exclusive Austrian Distributor of CommandFusion Hardware CommandFusion
appoint Audio & Video Technik Waidhofer as exclusive distributor of
their automation and control hardware range covering Austria.
Participate in important Niagara Community research today! Tridium
and Machena Research are partnering to survey the Niagara Community
about the growing field of the Internet of Things (IoT).
ISA announces Ultra Electronics, 3eTI as ISA Promotional Partner Through
the partnership, 3eTI and ISA will work together to leverage 3eTI's
core cybersecurity capabilities for the benefit of ISA members and
customers, providing critical infrastructure protection (CIP) of their
industrial networks and industrial control systems (ICS).
KNX presents the new version of its internationally successful ETS programming tool at light+building 2014. The new ETS5: one tool for ALL media
NOTIFIER Introduces Unique Smoke Detector for Challenging, Hard-to-Reach Applications New XAS Air-Sampling Detector Offers Fast, Precise Smoke Sensing for a Wide Breadth of Difficult Applications
QualityLogic SEP 2.0 Accelerator Program Produces First Results The
program aims to accelerate the maturity and adoption of SEP 2.0
technology by moving the industry forward with needed test tools to
support certification, engineering and deployment testing of SEP 2.0
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GMBH expanded its portfolio of development tools (PROFINET design tool
PNDT) for fast and easy integration of PROFINET stacks CC-A / CC-B - RT1 The individual functionality for each stack is realized by plug-ins for each protocol.
Cimetrics Inc. Introduces Analytika Energy Dashboard Analytika
Energy Dashboard is a Software as a Service, performance management
tool for enterprise energy, operations and sustainability decision
InsideIQ Building Automation Alliance Responds to BAS Cyber Threat Organization Launches Cybersecurity Committee to Promote Best Practices for BAS Protection
Automation Federation and Cerritos College to co-sponsor Cybersecurity Framework Seminar 6 June 2014 in Norwalk, California, USA
Three Billion Square Feet of Green Building Space LEED-Certified Major milestone for the global green building industry
QA Graphics Provides BAS Graphics for High-End Residential Project QA
Graphics, leading provider of design services for the building
automation industry, has completed a unique residential BAS graphics
project for New England Energy Controls.
Systems Integrator Controlco Now Offering Hosting Services to the Building Automation Industry Investment in database infrastructure addresses unique industry needs
IBCON Education Program Announced! 2 General Sessions - 6 Tracks - 30+ Sessions
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CABA announces new research vendors for eStore The
Continental Automated Buildings Association (CABA) is pleased to
announce that several research firms will distribute their respective
research reports through CABA's eStore.
Belimo Energy Valve A Solution to Solve Low Delta T Syndrome The
Belimo Energy Valve is a two-way pressure independent control valve
that optimizes, documents and proves water coil performance.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY, BACnet! 20 years of sustainable investment in building automation
Distech Controls Appoints New Head of Business Development for UK and Ireland Distech
Controls, an innovation leader in energy management solutions including
HVAC, lighting, sunblind and access control products based on open
standards such as BACnet, LONWORKS, EnOcean and Niagara AX, has
announced the appointment of Navid Mehr as Head of Business Development
in the UK and Ireland to support the companyâ€™s continuing expansion
throughout this area.
New WattStopper sensors simplify ordering and installation with automatic Neutral Sense Technology WattStopper
has launched an innovative line of optional neutral occupancy sensors
that let installers decide whether or not they need a neutral after
they purchase a wall switch product.
Software House Integrates C-CURE 9000 with STANLEY Wi-Q Wireless Locks Users will achieve faster, more reliable wireless communication
Silicon Valley Legend To Address Commercial and Corporate Real Estate Industry at IBcon Realcomm! Geoffrey
Moore may well be one of Silicon Valley's most consistent and
sought-out visionaries. He has consulted with some of the world's
largest and most successful companies including Cisco, Microsoft, Intel
and Salesforce as well as new success stories such as Box, Aruba and
EnOcean self-powers 2.4 GHz radio with kinetic energy Expands
portfolio of energy harvesting solutions with batteryless wireless
switch module in the worldwide opened 2.4 GHz band to meet consumer
Attend IES Workshops at eSim, May 7-10 at Carleton University, Ottawa Our
Virtual Environment software allows you to design and operate
comfortable buildings that consume significantly less energy and
incorporate low-carbon and renewable technologies.
Distech Controls Announces Important Management Appointment Corporate Development Expert Joins Team
FieldServer Technologies' FS-B35 Series Gateways Awarded BTL Mark Thus,
the FS-B35 joins a long list of protocol gateways from FieldServer that
carry the BTL Mark, more than any other gateway manufacturer.
ICONICS Facility and Energy AnalytiX Shine in Building Efficiency ICONICS' Russ Agrusa & Microsoft's Darrell Smith Discuss How Technology is the Key to Efficient Buildings
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Understanding The Facets of "OPEN" There
are a number of facets of openness that affect building owners and
those of us that work with automation systems. - John Petze, Skyfoundry
IoT Opens to Mobile Messaging Standards the Direction is toward Open Standards - Therese Sullivan, Principal, www.buildingcontext.me
Mandating Green Buildings IgCC and ASHRAE 189.1 - Jim Sinopoli PE, LEED BD+C, RCCD, Managing Principal, Smart Buildings LLC
Investigate Before You Integrate We
like to think of it as the Check yourself before you wreck yourself" of
the integration world. - Steve Jones, Managing Partner, The S4 Group,
Lighting Controls Long Term Future Depends Upon its Success in Opening Up the Retrofit Market - Allan McHale, Director, Memoori
Data Center Power Utilization An
in-depth understanding of power availability and consumption patterns
within the data center is necessary for truly effective capacity
planning and cost allocation. - Dane Overfield, EXELE Information
Simple and Elegant Building Energy Modeling for All A Technology Transfer Tale - Kyra Epstein, Bay Area freelance writer
The Energy Bubble & Automation Maximizing savings in energy retrofits - Zach Denning
Addressing the Retrofit Need A
Commissioning-Friendly, Battery Powered, Wireless CO2 Transmitter
(WiFi) - Mike Schell, VP of Marketing and Business Development, AirTest
Getting Over the Internet of Things It's time to get over the Internet of Things (IoT). - Toby Considine, TC9 Inc
Making BAS Readily Accessible but Protected from Cyber Attack - Paul Ehrlich, Ira Goldschmidt & Angela Lewis, Building Intelligence Group
Sales 101 - The Art of Client Calls In
a world of texts and tweets, a phone call is still the best way to
connect with clients. - Manny Mandrusiak, Managing Creative Consultant,
4 Bravo Marketing
The Importance of Lists Part Two - Another list for another "process". - Steven R. Calabrese, Control Engineering Corp.
Ownership of the Collaboratory and its Security One
clear component of every successful energy integration project was a
team of champions who asserted ownership of the projects collaboratory.
- Ken Sinclair, AutomatedBuildings. com
Energy Management Platform Our
Platform supports facilities managers through their entire energy
management lifecycle. - Elsa Chan, Co-Founder and CEO, Jetlun
Identifying the Challenges Facing Building Facility Managers Selective
data acquisition, BAS network architecture, and standardized tagging
are three of the main hurdles that we've found in modern BAS. - Alper
Uzmezler, CEO, BAS Services and Graphics, LLC (BASSG)
TWO EVENTS at the EPICENTER of INNOVATION and REAL ESTATE IBcon and Realcomm - Jim Young, Co-Founder & CEO, Realcomm
Growth in Green / Smart Buildings is Driving India Building Automation and Control Systems Market - Ken Mathews, Consultant- Sales & Marketing, TechSci Research
Classification or what "things" are called. One of the key components of keeping the cloud open is controlling what things are called. - Ken Sinclair
Open Cloud Definitions Understand and take ownership of your data and insure "cloud openness" which is yet to be clearly defined. - Ken Sinclair
Across My Desk Every
month there is a blizzard of information contained in the emails and
newsletters that cross my desk on their way to AutomatedBuildings.com.
Some of this information is not in the form of any type of content we
can publish but I feel I should share with you these snippets, blog
bits, and url links that are about to fall off my desktop. - Ken
New Products for April A brief description of some new products for the industry.
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