Temperature sensing has been gaining importance, particularly in industrial settings and R&D
May 27, 2016
The North America temperature sensors market is forecast reach a value of $2.2 billion by 2020, growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.45 percent over the period 2015-2020, according to a report from Research and Markets.
Solution identifies and helps maximize energy savings using IoT electrical devices or “adaptors”
May 25, 2016
Budderfly LLC, a provider of energy management solutions, has been recognized as a 2016 Gartner Cool Vendor in Internet of Things (IoT) Solutions. By adding IoT devices and advanced software to an existing infrastructure, Budderfly’s solution is said to be able to enhance the energy efficiency performance of any building.
Facility managers for The Reserve specifically sought out the 75F building automation system as a multitenant comfort driver in their Woodbury, Minnesota, building after installing the system in their Edina, Minnesota, location.
Board of directors approved plan to create two discrete sections
May 20, 2016
The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) announced that its Controls Product Section will be divided into two new sections: Air Conditioning & Refrigeration (ACR) Electronic Controls and Gas Controls.
Production remains the primary concern for industrial facility customers, report finds
May 10, 2016
Though industrial facilities are some of the most energy-intensive buildings worldwide, the drive for continuous operations and a focus on production has usually made energy efficiency a low priority for their operators and managers, notes Navigant Research.
Building owners and managers are seeking experienced system integrators who can help guide them through the complex process of choosing a total BAS solution that goes well beyond just controlling the heating and cooling equipment.
Combined offering brings benefits of building automation to small- and mid-sized buildings
May 6, 2016
Current, powered by GE, has announced the acquisition of Daintree Networks, a provider of building controls solutions for commercial facilities. Current said this acquisition will enable it to expand its building automation platform and its energy-as-a-service offering to small- and medium-size facilities.
Building and home automation application segment is leading the market
May 6, 2016
The global energy harvesting system market is forecast to reach $974.4 million by 2022, increasing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 19.6 percent between 2016 and 2022, according to a new market research report published by MarketsandMarkets.
Edge analytics sensors can provide greater intelligence about building usage and occupant behavior
May 4, 2016
PointGrab has announced a new white paper that explores the impact of deep learning-based smart sensor technology on building automation management. The white paper was developed to help building automation industry stakeholders better understand the long-term benefits of deep learning-based technology.