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02/28/2018
11:18 AM
ASHRAE's BACnet Committee, Project Haystack and Brick Schema Collaborating to Provide Unified Data Semantic Modeling Solution The ASHRAE BACnet committee, Project Haystack and the Brick initiative announced they are actively collaborating to integrate Haystack tagging and Brick data modeling concepts into the new proposed ASHRAE Standard 223P for semantic tagging of building data. 
02/28/2018
11:13 AM
Lutron, Current Powered by GE, and Beco Are Announced as Initial Partners in Works with Comfy Ecosystem The participation of these industry leaders in connected lighting, occupancy sensing, and indoor positioning builds on Comfy's unique ability to integrate across various building systems to create a unified workplace experience and deliver better data for building and space management. Best known for delivering personalized temperature control, Comfy recently expanded to offer features such as Lighting, Room Booking, and Work Requests. 
02/28/2018
11:13 AM
Distech Controls launches full suite of BIM files Distech Controls, an Acuity Brands company, and innovation leader in energy management solutions, has launched BIM Files (Building Information Modelling) for its whole product portfolio to help architects, engineers and consultants create more efficient buildings. 
02/28/2018
11:12 AM
Call for Contributions to Haystack Connections Magazine - Spring 2018 Project-Haystack.org is excited to announce that the next issue of Haystack Connections Magazine is in development and will be published in early June 2018.

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02/22/2018
02:28 PM
Call for Contributions to Haystack Connections Magazine - Spring 2018 Project-Haystack.org is excited to announce that the next issue of Haystack Connections Magazine is in development and will be published in early June 2018. 
02/22/2018
02:27 PM
Growth Opportunities for the Global Home Automation Market Trends, opportunities and forecast in this market to 2022 by application (safety and security, entertainment control, lighting, HVAC control, and others), by installation type (managed service, luxury, mainstream, and DIY), by technology (wired and wireless), and by region (North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and the Rest of the World) 
02/22/2018
02:25 PM
In Control with the Raspberry Pi Contemporary Controls Thank you so much for your interest in our new BASpi, which will be available March 1.

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02/14/2018

02:56 PM
Honeywell's Enhanced Building Technology Helps Improve Data Visualization And Decision-Making From the board room to the boiler room, Honeywell's Command and Control Suite release 200 connects building personnel with insights to enhance overall security and building operations 
02/14/2018
02:55 PM
Switch Automation just launched three new products and won industry recognition Switch Automation, a multinational commercial real estate software as a service (SaaS) company, launched three new smart building platform products and received industry recognition from two global independent research firms. 
02/14/2018
02:54 PM
BACnet International Welcomes New Slate of Members to Board of Directors Board of BACnet International will continue to focus on expanding the successful use of the BACnet building automation protocol. 
02/14/2018
02:54 PM
Fulham Releases Paper on EnergyStar/DLC/T24 Testing Fulham White Paper Demystifies Light Performance Testing and Provides Valuable Tutorial for Anyone Interested in Lighting Certifications 
02/14/2018
02:53 PM
Growth Opportunities for the Global Lighting Control Market Trends, opportunities and forecast in this market to 2023 by application (indoor and outdoor), installation type (new installation and retrofit installation), connection type (wired and wireless), product (LED driver, sensors, switches & dimmers, relay units and gateways) and region (North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and the Rest of the World) 
02/14/2018
02:51 PM
Lynxspring Announces New 7" HD Touchscreen Display for Building Automation and IoT Environments This adds another dimension to Lynxspring's commitment to providing complete edge-to-enterprise and IoT solutions for building automation, energy management and device-to-enterprise integration. 
02/14/2018
02:51 PM
NEBB Releases BSC ANSI-Approved Standard ANSI/NEBB Whole Building Technical Commissioning of New Construction Standard S110-2018 Now Available 
02/14/2018
02:49 PM
Lucid to join Acuity Brands Will collaborate to create the first end-to-end SaaS building intelligence platform


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02/09/2018
11:54 AM
Record-breaking 2018 AHR Expo Smashes Six All-time Highs World's largest HVACR event soars to new heights in visitor and total attendance, exhibitors, exhibit space and countries represented. 
02/09/2018
11:52 AM
QA Graphics Lands the Largest North American Project QA Graphics began their relationship with JBS Services when they were hired to work on a smaller project for the same district. Now, the contract has grown to an additional 204 buildings. 
02/09/2018
11:51 AM
Legrand Shares What's in Store for Commercial & Residential Lighting Controls in 2018 The biggest trends in shading and lighting controls from 2017 come to greater realization this year. 
02/09/2018
11:51 AM
Commercial Building Automation Systems Market Size, Sales, Growth Drivers, Opportunities, Industry Trends and Forecast to 2022 Commercial Building Automation Systems Market research report provides Emerging Market trends, Raw Materials Analysis, Manufacturing Process, regional outlook and comprehensive analysis on different market segments in United States. 
02/09/2018
11:49 AM
BASpi - a Big Hit at AHR Expo The BASpi is no toy. When married with a Raspberry Pi, it provides six universal inputs (binary, analog, pulse, temperature and resistance) plus six relay outputs. It includes a Sedona Virtual Machine (SVM) so with our Sedona Applications Editor (SAE) it can be freely programmed using Sedona's drag-and-drop methodology of assembling components onto a wire sheet to create applications. SAE is part of our free BAScontrol Toolset which also includes BASbackup - BAScontrol Project Utility and BASemulator - BAScontrol emulation on a PC. These three tools are compatible with the BASpi.
02/09/2018
11:48 AM
Honeywell Introduces Indoor Navigation to Connected Building Occupant App As demonstrated in the Minneapolis Skyway System, new Honeywell Vector Occupant App lets users easily navigate a building and rate spaces to promote improved comfort using Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity.


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02/01/2018
10:36 AM
Building Brains Editorial - Ken Sinclair, Publisher 
02/01/2018
10:35 AM
MSI Compilation Interview Series - Updated Cochrane Supply & Engineering has teamed up with AutomatedBuildings.com to present a Master Systems Integrator Interview Series to demonstrate their significance within the industry. - Kristina Reid, Marketing Manager, Cochrane Supply & Engineering 
02/01/2018
10:35 AM
Can Your Buildings Go from Bad to Great like the USS Benfold? A question asked and answered at this year's KMC Genius Summit. - Therese Sullivan, Principal, BuildingContext Ltd 
02/01/2018
10:34 AM
The New Deal Initiative Today, the industry is grappling with the impending disruption brought about by information technology, specifically the "digitalization of everything" under the moniker of the Internet of Things. - Jim Lee, CEO Cimetrics, Inc. 
02/01/2018
10:33 AM
Occupancy Analytics & Location Based Services Being Driven by Space Optimization - James McHale, Managing Director, Memoori 
02/01/2018
10:33 AM
Can We Make Building Owners Better Understand The Business Case For Smart Buildings? - James McHale, Managing Director, Memoori 
02/01/2018
10:31 AM
One Cohesive Solution? One sensor by itself is an island. One sensor connected to a data analytics or AI assistant is a meaningful contributor to a huge variety of opportunities for improving our buildings and reducing costs. - Troy Davis, Sales Director, Enocean Inc. 
02/01/2018
10:30 AM
What's in Store this Year? While choice is not new, the influence of platforms, the edge, the influx of open, data, analytics and the flexibility of today's technology, make decisions based on choice better than ever. - Marc Petock, Chief Communications Officer, Vice President, Marketing Lynxspring & Connexx Energy 
02/01/2018
10:29 AM
How Smart Lighting Headaches Are Delaying IoT for BAS The reality is that most lighting control systems are "set and forget"; after initial setup, additional interaction is not required. - Russ Sharer, Vice President of Global Marketing and Business Development, Fulham Co., Inc. 
02/01/2018
10:28 AM
Systems Thinking is the Defining Feature of Sustainable Design Peering at the world of Smart Buildings, Smart Grid, Smart Cities and Industry 4.0 through a Silicon Valley lens. I'm for open protocols and industry standards. - Therese Sullivan, Principal, BuildingContext Ltd 
02/01/2018
10:27 AM
IoT for Smart Buildings Isn't What You Think It Is Are IoT and smart buildings all marketing hype or can they actually provide value to building owners and operators? - Contributing Writer, Matt Ernst, IoT for all 
02/01/2018
10:26 AM
Building IoT: Implications for Consulting Engineers Seasoned professionals and new engineers entering the workforce will need to work with and feed off of each other's knowledge to fully realize the benefits of the IoT. - Tyler Haak, Northeast Business Development Manager, Schneider Electric 
02/01/2018
10:25 AM
The Future for the PropTech Industry Since its beginnings in 2015, the PropTech industry has gained measurable dynamics, but I still see its best times ahead of us. - Thomas Beyerle, Managing Director, Catella Valuation GmbH 
02/01/2018
10:25 AM
AHR FAQ 2018 What is new from Distech Controls? - Trevor Palmer, Vice President Product Management, Distech Controls 
02/01/2018
10:24 AM
ControlTrends Awards 2017 Chicago It was another important event for the HVAC and Building Automation industry because it brought a great deal of positive attention to many of the unsung heroes and superstars who would otherwise go unrecognized for the accomplishments and successes they deliver every day and have delivered throughout their careers. - Ken Smyers, ControlTrends.org 
02/01/2018
10:22 AM
Getting Edgy in 2018 The BAS industry is embarking on the tricky but important transition to a data-centric world - Anto Budiardjo, CEO Anka Labs, Inc. 
02/01/2018
10:22 AM
Master Systems Integrators (MSI) They make sure all systems communicate properly, coordinate all project participants, collaborate with building owners to ensure systems information will be accessible and usable, and they develop software layers responsible for integration, aggregation, and communication of the building systems. - Scott Cochrane, Cochrane Supply & Engineering and Jeff Murphy, President and CEO, ECT Services, Inc. 
02/01/2018
10:20 AM
How "The BAS Recruiter" Helps you Recruit, Train, and Retain People - Skip Freeman, CEO, Managing Partner, Smart Industry Careers and "The BAS Recruiter" 
02/01/2018
10:20 AM
CxEnergy 2018, April 23-26 Rio All-Suite Hotel in Las Vegas, NV - Ray Bert, Executive Director, AABC Commissioning Group 
02/01/2018
10:19 AM
Trial and Error in the IoT Checking in with Kodaro on their second release of the Niagara 4 Port for Dell Edge Gateway, their thoughts on open source software and why they were in the KMC booth at AHR. - Larry Andriunas, President, Kodaro 
02/01/2018
10:18 AM
Creating the Voice of IoT This column speaks about creating a voice for that face with a new breed of Voice Services aimed at evolving devices. - Ken Sinclair, AutomatedBuildings 
02/01/2018
10:18 AM
The Face of Digital Transformation 2018 We are all involved in today's digital transformation and have an amazing opportunity to create a new softer mindfulness face for the greater good. - Ken Sinclair, AutomatedBuildings 
02/01/2018
10:17 AM
Building Brains AI Is the Brain, IoT the Body speaking with the Face and Voice of Digital Transformation. - Ken Sinclair, AutomatedBuildings 
02/01/2018
10:16 AM
White Hat SEO for 2018 Here are some "White Hat" (Good Guy) techniques for optimizing your website to perform better for you without shelling out cash. - Manny Mandrusiak CD., Vocational Rehabilitation Consultant, Vancouver Island Works Project, Lifeworks! Consulting Inc, SISIP Rehab Services, Accounts Manager, ideazone 
02/01/2018
10:15 AM
Intelligent Building Integration More intelligent building ideas can be found if you apply this type of Imagineering to each building's unique operating requirements, especially those that differ from that of a typical commercial (i.e., office) building. - Ira Goldschmidt, P.E., LEEDĀ®AP Engineering Consultant, Goldschmidt Engineering Solutions 
02/01/2018
10:14 AM
Building Brains If AI Is the Brain, IoT Is the Body and with all the parts identified digital transformation is changing our world faster than we can imagine. 
02/01/2018
10:14 AM
Creating the Voice of IoT This column speaks about creating a voice for that face with a new breed of Voice Services aimed at evolving devices. 
02/01/2018
10:12 AM
AHR Expo 2018 Takeaways Expo's education sessions have created an annual pop up university that keeps our industry-current, while encouraging industry sages to bring their younger mentors, their "IoT mini Me's" to the show. 
02/01/2018
10:12 AM
Across My Desk snippets, blog bits, and url links that are about to fall off my desktop 
02/01/2018
10:10 AM
New Products for February A brief description of some new products for the industry.

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