Reliability: the value of diagnostics for KNX installations

Not much can go wrong with a KNX installation, but if an electrical fault does develop, Simon Buddle explains why it makes sense to have the right diagnostic tools in order to save time and money. During the summer of 1987 I purchased, what turned out to be, the one and only car I would […]

Saving the Planet: KNX is the ideal choice for energy management

Joost Demarest discusses why, through a rich variety of products, integration with power generation, storage and delivery systems, and compliance with the EN50491-12-2 standard, KNX is the ideal choice for managing energy in buildings. Stating that the world has dramatically changed over the last three years would hardly be a surprise to anyone. Supply shortages […]

Schneider Electric Supports Smart Homes and Buildings with KNX IoT Third-Party API

Provide your hotel guests lighting, heating, music, and roller shutter control right from the hotel’s mobile app, monitor seniors’ homes and send an alert if an unexpected behaviour is detected. Now, any system integrator or company can develop these kinds of smart home and building capabilities, create new services or develop customized solutions for their […]

BTICINO Presents LIVING NOW Series of KNX Switches

BTICINO presents its KNX switches which perfectly complement its LIVING NOW collection: 16 finishes for cover plates available in three materials and three different colours for key covers. To provide maximum comfort to the customers there are 2 different types of controls: – control with 2 modules and 4 keys– control with 3 modules and […]

Theben Offers Flexible Colour Lighting Control with KNX and DALI-2

With the DALI-2 certified DM 4 DALI KNX actuator, up to 30 DALI operating devices per channel can be easily controlled via broadcast commands. Broadcast communication requires no DALI addressing or grouping and greatly simplifies start-up and maintenance. The 4-channel actuator also supports the control of colour and colour temperature of devices according to DALI […]

REMKO Joins the KNX Association

REMKO is a Europe-wide operating company in the field of heating and air conditioning technology. Its high-performance product range includes hot air heating systems, dehumidifiers, air conditioning systems and room air conditioners, as well as future-oriented heat pumps. Since 1976, as a medium-sized company, REMKO has grown consistently by meeting the requirements of its customers. […]

Vimar Offers Eikon Tactil IP55 Transponder Reader

Dust- and water-resistant technology and styling With the Vimar Eikon Tactil IP55 transponder reader, even the entrances to spaces that are directly accessible from the outside can be controlled efficiently without having to worry about the weather affecting the operation of the device. Eikon Tactil transponder readers, with the KNX standard, are now available in […]

MarketsandMarkets Expects European Smart Home Market to be worth US$41.2 Billion by 2027

According to a research report “European Smart Home Market by Product (Lighting Controls, Security & Access Controls, HVAC Controls, Smart Speakers, Smart Kitchens, Home Appliances, Home Healthcare), Software & Service (Proactive, Behavioral) and Geography – Global Forecast to 2027”, published by MarketsandMarkets™, the European smart home market is projected to grow from USD 26.7 billion in 2022 to USD 41.2 […]

Hörmann Offers KNX Control with Fourth Generation Garage Door Operator

The fourth generation of Hörmann garage door operators is equipped with an integrated communication interface (HCP bus) as standard, allowing the garage door operation to be connected to various home automation systems. Forming the interface to the KNX installation, the KNX gateway enables users to control the garage door from KNX and query the status […]

JUNG KNX RF Push-Buttons are Smart and Beautiful

The classic electrical installation is sufficient: the new JUNG KNX RF push-buttons are installed in combination with the JUNG system inserts. Thanks to the design covers, they integrate harmoniously into any interior. The new KNX RF push-buttons are available in 1-gang and 2-gang versions and in the A, AS, CD and LS ranges. The frames […]