BAS Are Evolving Toward Open, Integrated Systems Converged with Modern Information Technologies
December 9, 2013
Building automation systems (BAS) increasingly form the foundation for advanced energy management products and services in the buildings sector, states Navigant Research. The automation of HVAC, lighting, fire and life safety, and security and access controls, promises to improve energy efficiency and optimization, and more.
Can Help Commercial Buildings Cope with Rising Energy Costs
November 18, 2013
The United States market for building automation equipment is set to grow by more than 40 percent within the five-year period ending in 2017, spurred by the need in commercial buildings for more efficient energy consumption, according to a new report from IHS Inc.Read More
IT Security Technology and Practices Combined with Real-Time Building Operating and Control
November 12, 2013
In response to the increasing rise of cyber threats, network compromises, and vulnerabilities directed at building systems, Lynxspring and Netop have announced the availability of LYNX CyberPRO™, a new cyber protection solution for building automation and energy management systems.
October 21, 2013
Web-enabled, the latest version of AspectFT, version 2.0, building automation and energy control was designed to make building automation simple for facility managers, integrating building control with everyday technology.
Intelligent HVAC Contractors Considering Smart Technology
August 26, 2013
Home automation is growing exponentially, and if your house does not feature some form of automation, it’s likely that a family member’s friend’s, or neighbor’s does.
Industry Partnerships, Marketing, and Training Necessary for Success
August 26, 2013
In today’s competitive marketplace, many heating and cooling contracting businesses are performing work outside of the typical HVAC umbrella.
High-Tech Devices to Help Grow your Home Automation Operation
August 26, 2013
Every homeowner’s house is his or her castle, and each homeowner elects just how to control his or her indoor environment.
Alliance Partnership Will Help Protect Facilities from Cyber Attacks
August 16, 2013
The InsideIQ Building Automation Alliance, an alliance of independent building automation contractors, has partnered with cybersecurity provider Cylance Inc. in order for member firms to offer high-level building automation system (BAS) security practices, training, and certification for their customers.
Energy Efficiency Drives Demand for Building Automation Market
August 12, 2013
Building Services Research and Information Association (BSRIA) Proplan has been doing market studies in the building controls segment since the 1980s, and one of the main issues we come across often is the confusing terminology the industry is using when referring to building controls and energy management software.
Remote Energy Monitoring Proves Beneficial for Self-Storage Facilities
June 24, 2013
It makes sense that monitoring energy consumption enables more control over the amount spent on energy. Doing this effectively, however, is not as simple as it sounds.