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Automated Logic, Onity Partner to Create New Intelligent Hospitality Solution
KENNESAW, Ga., May 8, 2015 — With a new
integration module from Automated Logic Corporation (ALC), hotels with
Onity room thermostats can use the WebCTRL® building automation system
as a total building management solution to manage guest comfort. ALC, a
leading provider of innovative building automation systems, and Onity,
a provider of energy management solutions in hospitality, are parts of
UTC Building & Industrial Systems, a unit of United Technologies
Corp. (NYSE: UTX).
WebCTRL currently manages heating, ventilating and air-conditioning, security, fire and lighting systems — all through a single user interface. By integrating directly with Onity thermostats in guest rooms, the Onity integration module allows theWebCTRL system to manage the equipment in the entire facility through a single user interface.
“We’re excited to offer this increased
functionality through our industry-leading solutions,” said Kelly A.
Romano, president, Americas, Intelligent Building Technologies, UTC
Building & Industrial Systems. “This integration demonstrates how
we find innovative ways to intelligently connect our products and
create greater value for our customers.”
The Onity integration module communicates
between the Onity local area network and the WebCTRL BACnet®/IP
network, allowing the WebCTRL system to communicate with Onity in-room
controllers. This gives the building manager a seamless interface to
the entire system, making standard WebCTRL features available for
Onity-controlled rooms, including thermographic floor plans, equipment
In addition to providing hotel
management and maintenance personnel with a seamless interface to the
entire hotel, the Onity integration module is compatible with the
complete WebCTRL software suite, including:
• The Environmental Index™ tool, which
monitors how well the system is maintaining comfort in guest rooms and
other hotel common areas such
as the lobby and meeting rooms.
• The Energy Reports™ application, which
keeps track of utility use and to measure the effectiveness of energy
• The EcoScreen® kiosk, which helps guests and employees appreciate the sustainable features of their hotel.
• The OpenADR™ add-on, which communicates directly with utility suppliers to reduce a hotel’s energy demand during critical periods that may allow hoteliers to receive reduced utility rates or utility rebates.
For more information on the new Onity integration module, visit www.automatedlogic.com or follow the company on Twitter @AutomatedLogic.
Automated Logic Corporation Automated Logic Corporation (ALC) provides
innovative building-management solutions that maximize energy
efficiency and sustainable building operation while ensuring comfort.
Its intuitive products control and monitor building functions such as
heating, air conditioning and lighting for commercial office,
education, health care, government and data center markets through a
global network of independent dealers and North American branch
offices. ALC is a part of UTC Building & Industrial Systems, a unit
of United Technologies Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and
building systems industries worldwide. For more information, visit www.automatedlogic.com or follow @AutomatedLogic on Twitter.
About Onity Onity supports the
hospitality, commercial, education and military segments with a full
spectrum of products that include electronic locks, electronic safes
and energymanagement solutions. Onity provides locking systems to
customers in more than 115 countries around the globe. Onity is a part
of UTC Building & Industrial Systems, a unit of United Technologies
Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems
industries worldwide. For more information, visit
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