Hangzhou D-Haus Technology Joins the KNX Association

D-Controls designs and develops interfacing solutions for building automation systems. The company’s success is due to the reliability and performance of the products and the quality of service provided. The D-Controls product is a small and robust device that functions as an intelligent gateway and is able to communicate with KNX, and many other proprietary […]

Technavio Announces Top Seven Vendors in the Global Smart Energy Market from 2016 to 2020

Technavio has announced the top seven leading vendors in its recent global smart energy market 2016-2020 report. The global smart energy market is moderately competitive with the major vendors competing in terms of price, quality, and market presence. These vendors have a large portfolio of energy-related equipment and services in smart grid, HEMS, digital oil […]

Frost & Sullivan Honours Siemens Building Technologies with its 2015 European Company of the Year Award

Frost & Sullivan Lauds Siemens’ Exemplary Performance in the Building Technologies Industry, Bolstered by its Customer Value Enhancement-focused Innovation Siemens BT offers a variety of attractive products, solutions, and services to optimise the energy cost, comfort, and overall performance of buildings Based on its recent analysis of the building technologies market, Frost & Sullivan recognises […]

Eelectron Opens New Branch Office in Belgium

After the opening of Dubai and Hong Kong branch offices, Eelectron is delighted to announce the opening of Eelectron Belgium BVBA, based in Hasselt. Mr. Gunther Vanstraelen is in charge for the business development of the market and he will take care also for the technical sales of Eelectron’s portfolio. “We are excited about the […]

Wuerth Elektronik Stelvio Kontek Joins the KNX Association

Würth Elektronik Stelvio Kontek S.p.A. is one of the leading groups in the connectors market. With a solid background in the sector, the group’s innovative production facilities and vertical organization result in high performance. Technical experts operate in the in-house R&D department and at the production sites in Italy, Hungary and Romania, to transform sketches […]

Memoori What’s Better in a Smart Building World Webinar

What’s Better in a Smart Building World? The BIoT is rapidly changing the Building Management game as we know it. This is a Q&A Webinar with Aaron Lapsley, Vice President of Global Engineering Services at Switch Automation. Webinar Highlights… – The BIoT movement has become a little obsessed with flooding our buildings with sensors and […]

Smart Buildings 2016 Attracts Exciting Exhibitors

Smart Buildings 2016 is the UK’s only event dedicated to integrated building technology and October’s event has already attracted a wealth of exciting exhibitors. One of the most exciting is Finnish acoustics specialist Framery. The company creates innovative soundproof booths designed to increase productivity in offices. It will be launching its Q Booth at this […]

Trade Talk: Creating a Scene with DALI – a Plea to KNX Manufacturers

By Simon Buddle, Future Ready Homes. Did you see the strawberry full moon on the summer solstice? A full moon on the solstice only comes around once or twice in a life time – the last time it happened was in 1967. The summer solstice marks the beginning of summer, but in the northern hemisphere, […]

Tips: Handover and Supporting a Project

By Mark Warburton, Ivory Egg. We are nearing the end of this series looking at the different stages of a project. It is now time to discuss the last stage – finishing the project. This is one of the most critical stages of the entire project and if completed correctly, can ensure the success of […]

KNX, Big Data and IoT – Linking IoT and big data to the built environment

By Paul Foulkes, EchoHouse. Almost everyone is talking about the Internet of Things (IoT) and data, particularly ‘big data’. I am no expert in this area, but what is evident is that the data people want to see originates in the built environment and has to be extracted. But data alone is useless. Data collection, […]