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Matrox C-Series Multi-display Graphics Cards Honored with AV Technology "Best of Show Award" Pro AV users, integrators and editors impressed with C-Series performance specifications and booth demonstrations at ISE 2015
Lars van der Haegen To Become New CEO of the Belimo Group Lars van der Haegen has been the President of Belimo Americas and Member of the Executive Committee since November, 2010.
NEBB Basic Building Systems Commissioning Certified Professional Seminar March 11-14, 2015, Dallas, Texas
EnOcean Alliance joins AllSeen Alliance to shape a common language for connected homes of the future Demo
and speaking sessions during the AllSeen Alliance Partner Program at
Mobile World Congress 2015 show the integration of the EnOcean standard
into the open AllJoynTM framework
BACnet Association keeps growing BIG-EU Advisory board welcomes eight new members
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American Auto-Matrix Fortifies Future Growth in Building Automation Industry by Outsourcing Production AAM keep it 'American Made' by engaging specialized local Pennsylvanian production company
ASHRAE/IES Publish Updated Standard on Energy Efficiency in Existing Buildings A
newly revised standard from ASHRAE and IES seeks to provide greater
guidance and a more comprehensive approach to retrofit of existing
buildings for increased energy efficiency.
to showcase UNItivity, a unified connectivity platform for in-building
wireless and IP communications at Mobile World Congress UNItivity's fiber-based architecture support all wireless, public safety and IP data services on a one-layer infrastructure
LOYTEC enhances the connectivity of its devices Dual-Ethernet, EnOcean, WLAN and MESH network support
Thomas Research Products lights up spectrum of wireless LED control with EnOcean at Strategies in Light 2015 As
one of the first providers, the lighting expert integrates the EnOcean
wireless 0-10V LED relay controller into its OEM portfolio
HVAC Humidity & Temperature Transmitter for Duct Mounting New "Compact Class" for HVAC and Building Technology - E+E Elektronik
Twelve new startups join Cognicity's smart cities accelerator Two
winners will pilot their integrated resource management and automated
building management technologies on the Canary Wharf estate
Total Facilities 2015 returns with two free-to-attend theatres offering twice the insight! March 25-26, Sydney, Exhibition Centre, Glebe Island
Announcing the 2nd Annual Smart Building Integrator Summit This
pre-conference event will be held at the Marriott River center on June
8th from 1:00-5:00pm and will be open to system integrators and
consultants from HVAC, IT, AV, Multimedia, Digital Signage, Lighting,
Security and Industrial controls who are now ready to go to the next
level in intelligent building design and delivery.
CABA releases its Intelligent Buildings Market Sizing North America 2015 Report The
Continental Automated Buildings Association, through its Intelligent
& Integrated Buildings Council, recently completed its
comprehensive update to its original Intelligent and Integrated
Buildings Technologies: Market Sizing in North America 2010" report.
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PcVue Announces PcVue 11.1 Featuring GEO Map Control Innovative features for monitoring and controlling distributed assets and IP networks.
World Trade Center Innovation - Silverstein and Durst To Participate in Webinar Join
us on Thursday, February 26 from 12:30pm-1:30pm EST to learn how
information technology helps the world's best known address operate at
a world class level and gain important insights that can improve your
Automated Logic's WebCTRL Helps HARBEC Achieve Carbon Neutrality Upgrades
to an existing Automated Logic Corp. (ALC) WebCTRL building automation
system helped New York plastic and metal components manufacturer HARBEC
attain ISO 50001 Superior Energy Performance (SEP) certification and
ultimately, carbon neutrality.
Sontay Showcases Innovation at ISH Visitors
to the BACnet stand in Hall 10, level 3, Booth A61 will be able to see
Sontay's new Smart Communication Sensor, the exciting touchscreen
thermostat as well as additions to the ground-breaking SonNet system.
Cimetrics Inc. Introduces Analytika for the Internet of Things Building
upon its deep expertise in open protocol connectivity, interoperability
and analytics, Cimetrics is now able to connect, extract and analyze
data from thousands of products, engineered systems and systems of
systems - "things".
EnOcean Launches Complete Wireless LED Control System The
comprehensive LED control portfolio is based on the widely adopted
energy harvesting wireless standard including transceiver module, LED
relay zone controller, commissioning tool, and accessories
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2015 Niagara Forum Sunday, 19 April 2015 - Tuesday, 21 April 2015, Hilton London Metropole, 225 Edgware Road, Paddington, London, England
ISH China & CIHE - China International Trade Fair for Sanitation, Heating, Ventilation and Air-Conditioning New China International Exhibition Center - Beijing, China, 13 - 15 May 2015
Air Monitor Joins Harbour Group Family of Companies Air
Monitor has nearly 50 years of experience in providing high-accuracy
airflow measurement solutions for control applications in the HVAC,
power generation, health care, laboratory and industrial markets.
85% of consumers took energy-saving actions in the past year Schneider
Electric, Simple Energy, Tendril, and more to discuss new revenue
opportunities for utilities and retail energy providers at Smart Energy
Crestron Puts the Cloud to Work for Dealers Residential
system integration with the myCrestron cloud enables secure monitoring,
device-level troubleshooting, and Recurring Monthly Revenue programs
TE Enables Plug and Play Capability for Connected Lighting Systems New technologies help maximize the potential of modern lighting systems
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Do you know how to measure the value of automation? One
key reason that industrial automation systems are underutilized and
underappreciated is that their true value is not commonly or
Delta Controls Awarded Three ControlTrends Awards Thanks ControlTrends and all the Controls Industry Practitioners Who Voted
Call For Papers and More Sponsors of Haystack Connect 2015 Conference Connects Community and Ecosystem Driving Smart Data, Smart Devices, Smart Buildings and Smart Business.
Webinar: Wireless Communications are the Key to Enabling Internet of Things in Buildings Tuesday, February 24th, at 4pm GMT. 8am Pacific. 11am Eastern
Alerton Ascent Compass Software 1.2 Simplifies Building Automation Latest software update optimizes buildings' HVAC energy use and monitors and controls numerous other building systems
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Utility Plans Call for Continuation of Substantial Investment in North American Distribution Grid Automation Programs Findings Corroborate Earlier Newton-Evans Studies Regarding "Mixed" Placement of Controls of Field Devices
Lynxspring Announces 2nd Generation Modbus to BACnet Bridge New
unit translates up to 1000 Modbus points standard and option to
increase upto to 2500 Modbus points; converts Modbus slave devices into
virtual BACnet devices; manages all Modbus RTU or TCP slave devices and
is faster with more RAM.
Lynxspring's LYNX CyberPRO Receives 2014 ControlTrends Awards Innovative Product of the Year LYNX
CyberPRO enhances the reliable, secure remote access of building
automation and energy management systems and connected devices and adds
additional layers of security to embedded systems.
2015 AHR Expo Sets Chicago Attendance Record Chicago Event Claims Five New Records
Call for Review: OpenADR Alliance Releases Draft of OpenADR 2.0 Program Guide For Utilities and Manufacturers The
OpenADR Program Guide expands the range of DR deployment scenarios
available to energy providers, while giving equipment manufacturers
better information on typical DR Program usage models so they can
support a full range of DR programs in their products.
HomePlug Netricity Interoperability Event features Cisco, Itron, Semtech (EnVerv) and Texas Instruments Long-range powerline networking technology will serve Smart Grid, Smart City, and Industrial Control Applications.
Carrier, ecobee Expand Strategic Relationship Carrier
Corp. has made a minority equity investment in ecobee, Inc., marking an
expansion in the parties' strategic relationship following their
collaboration to create the new Wi-Fi-enabled Carrier Cor thermostat.
Insights by Schneider Electric Provides a Transparent View of Energy
Efficiency across an Entire Enterprise of Multi-Site Small Buildings Cloud-based
data and analytics provide customizable dashboard, monthly reporting
and actionable insights accessible anywhere, anytime to help facility
managers increase operational efficiency and return on investment -
Power Manager for SmartStruxure solution empowers building facilities,
operations and energy managers to monitor, measure and optimize both
power and building systems from a single interface
LonMark International Awards "Best of Year" Winners for 2014 Recipients: ISDE, Engenuity Systems, ThebenHTS and Christophe Orceau Honored for Innovation and Leadership
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Commercial HVAC Optimization Technology Reducing
Costs, Improving Comfort and Contributing to the Achievement of Today's
Corporate Sustainability Goals - Mark Boliaris, National Sales
The Internet of Things (IoT) vs Culture With
the advance in technology comes a gap in the skills versus the needs of
the business. - Harry Kohal, Vice President of Business Development,
Eagle Technology, Inc.
Round Up the Right Data, Not the Usual Suspects - Therese Sullivan, Principal, BuildingContext Ltd
The Errant Race to Embedded Linux Systems The
dangers of this rush to smart devices, is that some "manufacturers" are
taking hobby grade equipment and developing it as a viable commercial
solution. - Chris Favre, Executive Vice-President, Automation
LEED Platinum Certification Awarded to Reliable Controls HQ Annex Minimizes Impact on Water, Pollution, and Climate Change - Karina Wright, Marcom Writer, Reliable Controls
A Smart Building Is.... (Fill in the Blank) - Marc Petock, Vice President, Marketing, Lynxspring & Connexx Energy
Building Smarter Workplaces for the Digital Age We
found that rectangles or squares or long buildings or buildings with
more than four stories would inhibit collaboration. - Vishal Mallick
PhD, Raja Bose MSc, MBA, Performance Buildings AG
The Chinese Video Surveillance Market No. 1 Opportunity or No. 1 Threat? - Allan McHale, Director, Memoori
Jumping on the Industrial Internet of Things Bandwagon Spurring
greater convergence of existing and new building automation systems is
a crucial step toward realizing the full potential of the IIoT. -
Sohrab Modi, Chief Technology Officer, Echelon Corp.
CxEnergy 2015 CxEnergy
2015 is the only industry event exclusively designed for energy
management and building and facilities commissioning. - Ray Bert,
Executive Director, AABC Commissioning Group
Distributed Energy, Distributed Control, and Defense in Depth As the internet of things and the internet of energy use converge, we must apply defense in depth - Toby Considine, TC9 Inc.
Training for IoT Security Seize the New Career Opportunities that IoT brings - Manny Mandrusiak, Managing Creative Consultant, 4 Bravo Marketing
The Importance of Lists - Part Three This month I share my thoughts on field surveys. - Steven R. Calabrese, Control Engineering Corp.
Enhanced BAS with Data Analytics We
believe that even though analytics are fairly new, they are an
invaluable tool for better understanding how a facility is operating
and in making decisions to improve comfort and efficiency. - Paul
Ehrlich, Ira Goldschmidt& Angela Lewis, Building Intelligence Group
Building Automation Focus for 2015 Needs to be Autodidactism or Self-Education - Ken Sinclair, AutomatedBuilding.com
2015 AHRExpo Show Daily Columns Days 1 & 2 January 26 - 27, Chicago - Ken Sinclair, AutomatedBuilding.com
AHRExpo 2015 Chicago Takeaways People
are our only asset, technology may come and go but at the core of the
industry is the same people that have been there for years.
ControlTrends Awards (CTA) Chicago ControlTrends
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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,
blogReliable Controls bits, and url links that are about to fall off my
New Products for February A brief description of some new products for the industry.
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