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04/24/2018
10:21 AM
Johnson Controls holds grand opening for new research and development complex in York County, PennsylvaniaThe 357,000-square-foot facility is the newest and most advanced engineering and testing facility for chillers in the world 
04/24/2018
10:20 AM
Espen Technology Releases Innovative Powerline Communication Dimming For 0 - 10V Fixtures & TLEDs Espen Technology announced today that it is offering the VersaDim System, an innovative, comprehensive dimming and control system using PCLC powerline communication technology. 
04/24/2018
10:20 AM
Distech Controls Continues Rapid Growth in the UK Distech Controls has Strengthened its UK Operations with Two New Appointments 
04/24/2018
10:19 AM
Smart Home Technologies: Global Markets to 2022 This report represents an in-depth analysis of the global smart home technology market by component, technology, application and region. 
04/24/2018
10:18 AM
MMB Networks Joins Zigbee Alliance Board of Directors Leading connectivity provider, MMB Networks, joins the Zigbee Alliance Board of Directors and its mission to enable all objects to connect and interact, improving the way the world lives, works, and plays. 
04/24/2018
10:17 AM
Tridonic Collaborates with Enlighted on First IoT-Ready Compliant Driver By collaborating with Enlighted, the leading provider of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions for commercial buildings, the driver was created on draft specifications developed by the IoT-Ready AllianceTM. The result is the first commercially-available IoT-Ready Profile 1 compliant driver. 
04/24/2018
10:14 AM
ASHRAE Launches Building Energy Quotient Portal 'As Designed' Rating Program provides a quick energy analysis for building performance

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04/16/2018

10:23 AM
My calls have stopped Now what? - Manny Mandrusiak CD. Vocational Rehabilitation Consultant, Vancouver Island Works Project 
04/16/2018
10:22 AM
Securing the Edges of the IOT In cyberspace, you no longer know who your friends and enemies are. - Toby Considine, TC9 Inc 
04/16/2018
10:21 AM
Intesis Software: new partnership with South Florida Controls The combination of South Florida Controls' experience in building automation systems integration and analytics with the Intesis solution set will provide outstanding support for system integrators requiring solutions. 
04/16/2018
10:20 AM
BASautomation Products at Niagara Summit 2018 If you're attending the Niagara Summit 2018 in New Orleans, stop by booth 318 to see our latest BASautomation products, including our BASpi, the BAScontrol series and the always popular BASrouters. Be sure to let us brag a little about our BASrouter obtaining BTL certification. 
04/16/2018
10:18 AM
Fulham Exec to Speak on Clever Lighting Strategies as Building Blocks for Building Automation at Niagara Summit Fullham's Russ Sharer to Discuss How Smart LED Luminaire and Sensors for Smart Lighting Deliver on the Promise of Native IoT for Niagara Framework

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04/05/2018
06:59 PM
Lynxspring Is Expanding Our Technology Solution Provider Channel Lynxspring, a premier developer and provider of open platform control solutions for building automation, intelligent buildings, energy management and edge-to-enterprise integration is seeking new technology Solutions Partners in selected geographic markets in North America and selected international opportunities. 
04/05/2018
06:58 PM
Project Haystack Connections Magazine Spring 2018 Issue Call for Advertisers AD SPACE PURCHASE DEADLINE: April 13, 2018 
04/05/2018
06:57 PM
Reliable Controls Releases RC-GrafxSet 3.4 Featuring IFDD FlexTiles With this release, RC-GrafxSet now supports Integrated Fault Detection and Diagnostic (IFDD) FlexTiles. 
04/05/2018
06:56 PM
New BACnet Explorer with MS/TP support is here - Cimetrics Introducing a new version of the Cimetrics BACnet Explorer - the easiest way to discover your BACnet devices and objects and troubleshoot your network.

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03/31/2018
11:26 PM
April issue "Meta-Morphing Mashup" Editorial - Ken Sinclair, Publisher 
03/31/2018
11:24 PM
What is Your Haystack Tagging Story? Contact me soon because the issue is already in development and will be published in early June 2018. - Therese Sullivan, BuildingContext Ltd, Editor, Haystack Connections 
03/31/2018
11:24 PM
Show Report - Light+Building 2018 George Thomas, Contemporary Controls 
03/31/2018
11:22 PM
Hiring Elite Controls Talent like the "Big Boys" - Part 1 - Skip Freeman, Senior Technical Recruiter, BASI Solutions, LLC 
03/31/2018
11:21 PM
OT and IT Marc Petock, Chief Communications Officer, Vice President, Marketing Lynxspring & Connexx Energy 
03/31/2018
11:20 PM
Get absolute transparency from server to MS/TP - Corey Noakes, QA Lead, Optigo Networks 
03/31/2018
11:19 PM
Web Centric Building Management "Open" Wins the Race to Big Data - Gordon Echlin, VP Marketing and Business Development, Triacta Power Solutions LP 
03/31/2018
11:18 PM
Sensing Solutions for the Flexible Workspace A mandatory requirement for implementing an effective, flexible office is the ability to use occupancy analytics. - David Rottelman, Global VP of Sales, PointGrab 
03/31/2018
11:17 PM
Occupancy Analytics Innovations Offer New Avenues for Discussions on Privacy - James McHale, Managing Director, Memoori 
03/31/2018
11:15 PM
Standard Semantic Tagging is a Mainstay of the Energy Management Business - Jim Meacham, PE, Principal, Co-Founder, Altura Associates 
03/31/2018
11:13 PM
Next Generation Smart Building Software Solutions are Fixing Broken Buildings Around the World - Deb Noller, CEO, Switch Automation 
03/31/2018
11:12 PM
Smart Buildings 2018 May 9th, London - Samantha Cullum, Events Coordinator, Unwired Ventures Ltd 
03/31/2018
11:12 PM
The Genius Summit We brought all discussion of the IoT down to manageable, first-steps - zoning systems, basic metering, single problems. - Tim Vogel, Marketing Manager, KMC Controls and Therese Sullivan of BuildingContext.me 
03/31/2018
11:09 PM
Why VPNs are Crucial to the IoT The biggest difference between industrial VPNs and those geared for IT or the general public is scalability. - Bill Behn, CSO, Tosibox 
03/31/2018
11:07 PM
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 Colin Murray, Solution Control Services 
03/31/2018
11:06 PM
The New Deal white paper The New Deal white paper from CABA is based on three tenets: Open Standards, Digital Twin, Service Transparency - Ken Sinclair, AutomatedBuildings.com 
03/31/2018
11:04 PM
Talking Transparency & Creating a Digital Twin As part of our never-ending transformation, we need to talk about transparency, which implies openness, communication, and accountability, operating in a way that thoughts, feelings, or motives are easily perceived, and it is easy for others to see what actions are performed. - Ken Sinclair, AutomatedBuildings.com 
03/31/2018
11:03 PM
Transparency and Digital Twin is the New Deal The New Deal white paper from CABA is based on three tenets: Open Standards, Digital Twin, Service Transparency - Ken Sinclair, AutomatedBuildings.com 
03/31/2018
11:02 PM
Back To BASics Sensors and Actuators - Ira Goldschmidt, P.E., LEED¬ģAP, Engineering Consultant, Goldschmidt Engineering Solutions 
03/31/2018
11:01 PM
Across My Desk snippets, blog bits, tweets, linkedIn posts, and url links that are about to fall off my desktop 
03/31/2018
10:59 PM
Transparency & Digital Twin is the New Deal The New Deal white paper provides a good summary and is based on three tenets, explained in full in the white paper. 
03/31/2018
10:57 PM
Meta-Morphing Mashup for Self Creation I believe that this mashup and new meta-morphing thinking will evolutionize how other industries will connect their standards, and open movements, and expose them to the power of AI; making all that we have machine-readable, unraveling on our transition to self-learning, and a self-creation world. 
03/31/2018
10:56 PM
New Products for April A brief description of some new products for the industry.

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03/22/2018
05:27 PM
EasyIO team expands Gina Elliott has joined the EasyIO team as Vice President of the Americas. 
03/22/2018
05:23 PM
Kodaro Announces onPoint, an All-in-One Building Analytics Platform to Simplify Energy and Building Management Built from the combined experience of mechanical engineers, data analysts and building controls experts, onPoint identifies the data that building operators are looking for to troubleshoot issues, improve comfort and save energy. 
03/22/2018
05:22 PM
More than 50% of U.S. broadband households would be willing to pay $5 per month for a smart thermostat service Smart energy research shows consumer interest in options and price points for hardware-as-a-service sales models for smart thermostat, smart home kits, HVAC systems, and solar panels 
03/22/2018
05:21 PM
Echelon's New SmartServer IoT Enables Customers to Embrace, Extend and Enhance Existing Industrial IoT Networks Using Cloud-Based Analytics New Edge Server Combines Routing of Existing and Emerging Device Connectivity Protocols with the Ability to Run Custom Linux-based Applications at the Edge of the Network 
03/22/2018
05:19 PM
WiZ Unveils Professional Range "WiZ Pro" Smart Lighting at Light + Building Combined hardware/software range networks thousands of lights, bridging the past, the present and the future for business managers

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03/19/2018

04:45 PM
Join Project Sandstar Sandstar integrates sandstar engine, haystack and sedona into a seamless whole 
03/19/2018
04:44 PM
CxEnergy 2018 Supporting Organizations are Leaders In Many Facets of Energy Efficiency CxEnergy 2018 features an excellent cast of supporting organizations. 
03/19/2018
04:39 PM
Intesis Software announces an exciting new partnership with DSG Distributors This agreement will allow home automation professionals to have unparalleled access to the Intesis solution set for the integration of HVAC systems to home automation systems. 
03/19/2018
04:39 PM
BAG electronics becomes a part of Osram A focus on LED products and Human Centric Lighting 
03/19/2018
04:38 PM
ALEXANDRE LENEVEU TAKES REINS OF LEADING HVAC DEVICE MANUFACTURING COMPANY Spartan Peripheral Devices is proud to announce that Alexandre Leneveu, has recently been named its President and Chief Executive Officer. Company founder and former CEO, Paul Balazovjech, is proud to pass the torch to Leneveu, whom he brought on board over twelve years ago to manage operations. 
03/19/2018
04:37 PM
Delta Premiers Integrated Building Automation with an IoT-Concept Lighting Solution at Light+Building 2018 Frankfurt Apart from showcasing its versatile solutions for office, commercial, industrial, and street lighting, Delta will offer an advanced solution that integrates its lighting products, security & surveillance equipment, building control systems, and related products. 
03/19/2018
04:35 PM
EtherNet/IP Modbus TCP/IP, and OPC UA - All in One Gateway ProSoft Technology's new PLX32-EIP-MBTCP-UA gateway brings together EtherNet/IP, Modbus TCP/IP, and OPC UA to make sure that end users' data has a streamlined path to their ERP and MES, ensuring the information is accessible and actionable. 
03/19/2018
04:33 PM
QA Graphics Release New Symbol Library Module to Substitute Niagara N4/s Graphic Library This tool is an extension update of their existing Symbol Library v5 that will easily substitute N4's existing graphic file. 
03/19/2018
04:31 PM
Intesis Software announces an exciting new partnership with Chipkin Automation Systems This agreement will allow customers to have unprecedented access to the Intesis solution set for the integration of HVAC systems to major automation systems.

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03/13/2018
05:54 PM
EMA to Conduct EMP Seminar & Exam April 23-24 At CxEnergy 2018 Conference & Expo in Las Vegas EMA is a nonprofit trade association dedicated to advancing the quality of energy management services for the benefit of the building and facilities management. EMA provides comprehensive training and education for energy management professionals, building owners, and other industry professionals. 
03/13/2018
05:52 PM
Fulham Partners with Silvair to Demonstrate Bluetooth Mesh Technology for LED Lighting Controls at Light+Building 2018 Fulham's demonstration incorporates Silvair's wireless lighting control technology based on Bluetooth mesh which gives users control and data gathering capabilities. 
03/13/2018
05:51 PM
Fulham Demonstrates Bluetooth Mesh and PoE Technology for LED Lighting Control at Light+Building Fulham's connected lighting controls shows the potential of Bluetooth mesh and Power over Ethernet for intelligent lighting commissioning and management 
03/13/2018
05:46 PM
ACG to Conduct CxA Workshop & Exam April 23-24 At CxEnergy 2018 Conference & Expo in Las Vegas ACG is a non-profit association dedicated to the advancement of independent third-party building commissioning, and is the world's largest group of certified commissioning authorities. 
03/13/2018
05:44 PM
Niagara Summit Returns to New Orleans for 2018 Summit, April 15-17 We have a fantastic lineup of speakers so far, representing companies from across the Niagara landscape. Highlights include Larry Andriunas from Kodaro, Greg Barnes from Activelogix, Mary Boelk and Steve Michals from Johnson Controls, Scott Cochrane from Cochrane Supply and Brian Gilmore from Splunk. 
03/13/2018
05:42 PM
UCME-SmartConnector for Schneider Electric's EcoStruxure is available! UCMESmartConnector is an Alert Notification software for Schneider Electric's EcoStruxure Building Operation system(SBO). UCME-SmartConnector can send SMS (in all languages), Push, email & Voice messages in response to an alarms started, ended or acknowledged in the SBO system. 
03/13/2018
05:41 PM
ASHRAE's BACnet Committee, Project Haystack and Brick Schema Collaborating to Provide Unified Data Semantic Modeling Solution By integrating Haystack tagging and Brick data modeling concepts with the upcoming ASHRAE Standard 223P, the result will enable interoperability on semantic information across the building industry, particularly in building automation.

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03/01/2018

01:08 PM
March issue "Transparency Transformation" Editorial - Ken Sinclair, Publisher 
03/01/2018
01:07 PM
Convergence of Trends I want to talk about five trends that I think are likely to converge to impact the automated buildings industry in a significant way. - Alex Zimmerman, Principal, Applied Green Consulting 
03/01/2018
01:07 PM
A Business Case for a Smart Building and a Strategy to Help You Get There - Bob van Luijt, Kubrickology 
03/01/2018
01:06 PM
We Already Have Plenty of Sensors in Buildings - The Occupants Themselves - James McHale, Managing Director, Memoori 
03/01/2018
01:05 PM
Transparency, Why It's Important The Digital Twin is the tool to deliver Service Transparency to building systems.- Anto Budiardjo, Fractional Entrepreneur 
03/01/2018
01:05 PM
Smart Buildings User Interface Technology One thing that seemed a certainty was that we all see with almost total clarity that a new age is rapidly approaching, the IoT combined with edge computing and the smart cloud is inevitably going to be the norm rather than an ideal. - Dave Lapsley, Econowise Group of Companies 
03/01/2018
01:04 PM
Transparency in Buildings. Why It Matters Transparency has become a strategic lever enabling organizations to achieve broader business agendas, achieve improved business and operational outcomes and create new levels of value. Marc Petock, Chief Communications Officer, Vice President, Marketing Lynxspring & Connexx Energy 
03/01/2018
01:04 PM
Shaking Value Chains and Channeling New Voices in BAS What are 15+ IoT partner value chains trying to conjure up? They want Cortana, Alexa or Siri in our walls telling us everything that needs attention in our buildings. - Therese Sullivan, Principal, BuildingContext Ltd 
03/01/2018
01:03 PM
What are the Business Processes for Procuring a Master Systems Integrator? MSIs are service providers. They typically provide a common data view for the systems they control within a building, campus or enterprise. - Scott Cochrane, Cochrane Supply & Engineering 
03/01/2018
01:02 PM
Distributed I/O modules Where to use them - examples of applications. - Krzysztof Jaczewski, Key Account Manager, Global Control 5 
03/01/2018
01:02 PM
What Your Building Isn't Telling You If we improve the transparency of building systems, building owners and facility managers will be able obtain information that will help them to make better decisions about how to operate and maintain those systems. - Jim Butler, CTO, Cimetrics 
03/01/2018
01:01 PM
The New Deal at S4 As we started digging deeper into The New Deal, we started investigating what this "Digital Twin" of a building was all about. - Steve Jones, Founder and Managing Partner, The S4 Group Inc 
03/01/2018
01:00 PM
Transforming HVAC & Control beyond IoT Everyone has unique Skillsets, Passions, and Experiences. With a good attitude and strong leadership, a Culture of Continuous Change emerges. Everyone who‚€™s ‚€˜found their home‚€™ with a company has found a suitable-match of Core-Values based on Performance, Transparency, and Accountability. - Aaron Gorka, Innovation Manager, ANT Technologies ‚€“ AIRON Group of Companies 
03/01/2018
12:59 PM
Who is going to win between 5G and Wi-Fi 802.11ax? I want to remind readers how we got to where we are, explaining fundamental differences, and why we still both have today Wi-Fi, and 5G in development. - Cees Links General Manager, the Wireless Connectivity business unit, Qorvo. 
03/01/2018
12:58 PM
The Adoption of Mobile Technology The adoption of mobile technology will play a significant role in this process because it can assist a technician to complete the service information in fewer steps or a project manager to purchase the equipment from virtually any location at any time. - Hector Hernadez, Founder & CEO, Cube-USA 
03/01/2018
12:57 PM
The "Graying" of the BAS Industry We need to be way "cooler" companies to work for than we are now, or our problem is just going to keep compounding itself. - Skip Freeman, CEO and Managing Partner of Smart Industry Careers and "The BAS Recruiter" and D.C. Surface ("DC"), Manager, Commercial Controls Group, a division of Mingledorff's 
03/01/2018
12:55 PM
Turning a Micro PC into a Controller If we can have open software, why not open hardware? - Zach Netsov, Product Specialist, Contemporary Controls 
03/01/2018
12:55 PM
Integrating ComfortPoint Open with Niagara 4 While the concept of smart buildings is nothing new, buildings' potential is evolving and growing due to IoT connectivity, which centers on the fundamental notion of connectivity between everything, from infrastructure to devices. - Pat Tessier, Global Offering Leader, Building Automation and Energy Services, Honeywell Building Solutions 
03/01/2018
12:54 PM
Back to Basics - Control Loops - Ira Goldschmidt, P.E., LEED¬ģAP Engineering Consultant, Goldschmidt Engineering Solutions 
03/01/2018
12:53 PM
Selling in the Information Overload Age We have the ability to shop online for anything that we want whenever we want. - Manny Mandrusiak CD., Vocational Rehabilitation Consultant, Vancouver Island Works Project, Lifeworks! Consulting Inc, SISIP Rehab Services, Accounts Manager, ideazone
03/01/2018
12:52 PM
Metamorphosing Me "Reverse mentors" is a concept that has become more formalized as the benefits of learning from a younger generation have become more apparent.- Ken Sinclair, AutomatedBuildings 
03/01/2018
12:52 PM
Transparency Transformation As part of our never-ending transformation, we need to talk about Transparency which implies openness, communication, and accountability. - Ken Sinclair, AutomatedBuildings 
03/01/2018
12:51 PM
Building Brains: The Building IoT Is Transforming Buildings - Ken Sinclair, AutomatedBuildings 
03/01/2018
12:50 PM
Call for Contributions to Haystack Connections Magazine - Spring 2018 - John Petze, Project-Haystack, Executive Director, SkyFoundry, Principal
03/01/2018
12:50 PM
Across My Desk snippets, blog bits, tweets, linkedIn posts, and url links that are about to fall off my desktop 
03/01/2018
12:49 PM
Metamorphosing Me Younger mentors give me wings, keeping me connected to our rapidly digitally transforming lives, with their connections to yet younger metamorphic mentors. 
03/01/2018
12:49 PM
Transparency Transformation As part of our never-ending transformation, we need to talk about Transparency which implies openness, communication, and accountability, operating in a way that thoughts, feelings, or motives are easily perceived and it is easy for others to see what actions are performed. 
03/01/2018
12:48 PM
Talking Transparency & Creating a Digital Twin - blog bit for https://nordicsmartbuilding.fi/blog/ 
03/01/2018
12:47 PM
New Products for March A brief description of some new products for the industry.


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