CogniPoint deep learning-based edge-analytics sensors provide building digitization
July 8, 2016
PointGrab announced that it has joined the Cisco Digital Ceiling framework as a partner in developing building automation solutions over one IP network. The Cisco Digital Ceiling is an Internet of Things (IoT)-based solution to connect building services in a single, converged IP network through leading-edge technologies.
Will continue to serve as global supply chain officer
July 5, 2016
Schneider Electric announced it has appointed Annette Clayton as president and CEO, North America Operations. Clayton will be based in Schneider Electric’s North America headquarters in Andover, Massachusetts, and is responsible for driving business strategy and execution for the region.
Tridium’s Niagara Framework enables the integration of diverse building automation systems and devices
May 31, 2016
Current, powered by GE, has announced a new relationship with leading Internet of Things (IoT) solutions provider, Tridium. Under this agreement, Tridium’s IoT software platform, the Niagara Framework, will be used with Predix, GE’s cloud environment, to capture and analyze the volume and variety of data generated by buildings.
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.
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.
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.
Partnership to enable buildings to become smarter, more efficient, and connected
April 19, 2016
Johnson Controls announced that it has joined the Cisco® Digital Ceiling community as a founding building automation partner. The Digital Ceiling framework provides a platform to deliver better user experiences through the convergence of the IT network and building technologies.
Focused on developing and implementing creative building automation systems
April 12, 2016
Tozour Energy Systems, a leading provider of HVAC and building automation services, has announced the formation of a new dedicated business unit, Tozour Automation. This team of executives and technicians will provide control products and installation for the company’s clients in the greater Philadelphia and southern New Jersey areas.
Ability to increase energy efficiency and enhance security and safety are driving growth
April 7, 2016
The global building automation system market is forecast to reach $100.6 billion by 2022, increasing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 10.65 percent between 2016 and 2022, according to a new market research report published by MarketsandMarkets.
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