Cloud computing and big data are now changing the world of technology
November 1, 2016
The global energy management system (EMS) market is forecast to reach $72.73 billion by 2024, according to a new report published by Grand View Research Inc. The building energy management system (BEMS) market is projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 14.7 percent.
The organizations will combine under the Open Connectivity Foundation name
October 27, 2016
The Open Connectivity Foundation (OCF), sponsor of the IoTivity open source project, and AllSeen Alliance, which provides the AllJoyn® open source Internet of Things (IoT) framework, announced that the two organizations’ boards have approved a merger under the OCF name.
With this transfer, company will focus on operations technology and its controls expertise
October 19, 2016
Controlco, a building automation company, announced it is transferring its software business to Kodaro LLC, a startup company with operations in California’s Bay Area. Software hosting and development for Controlco products will be managed by Kodaro.
Can achieve 10-20 percent energy savings in a single commercial building
October 19, 2016
A new U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)-led Smart Energy Analytics Campaign has been announced to encourage the use of energy-saving building analytics platforms — also known as energy management information system (EMIS) technologies — in commercial buildings nationwide.
The U.S. market is the largest regional segment and is likely to maintain its dominance
October 18, 2016
The global building energy management systems (BEMS) market is forecast to surpass $6 billion by 2023, according to a report from Global Market Insights Inc. Increasing regulatory pressure due to increasing energy waste in buildings is predicted to drive the industry over the coming years.
Vendors are introducing new versions of their core offerings as well as complementary solutions
October 17, 2016
The commercial building automation system (BAS) market is at a crossroads, notes Navigant Research. Large technology companies are benefitting from the moderate but consistent growth of a mature market, while technology innovation, new business models, and emerging competitors disrupt the market.
The product works like a thermostat and can measure the output of almost any analog sensor. It has the ability to work with a wide variety of possible sensor inputs, such as ultrasonic distance, temperature, barometric pressure, humidity, and more.
Automation and control technologies are directed by sophisticated software analytics and services
October 14, 2016
A new white paper from Navigant Research analyzes survey results from 202 respondents on the proliferation of energy efficient and intelligent building technologies in the commercial segment, providing insight into the customer point of view.
Builds on companies’ expertise in HVAC and building management and control
October 13, 2016
Panasonic Corp. and Schneider Electric announced they are partnering to provide an integrated HVAC equipment and building management solution that brings new levels of HVAC control and energy efficiency to today’s commercial buildings.