Lenbrook International announces KNX Driver Updates for its BluOS multi-room music system

Popular home control systems now feature improved seamlessness when integrated with BluOS products BluOS™, the wireless multi-room music management platform by Lenbrook International, announces the release of driver updates for several home control systems. Integrators using RTI, ELAN, Control4, Crestron, and KNX will be able to take advantage of a new series of functions and […]

Lithe Audio releases KNX integration for Pro Series ceiling speakers

UK AV brand Lithe Audio’s Award-winning, easy-to-install Pro Series speakers can now be fully integrated as part of a KNX smart home system, enabling KNX installers to easily retrofit high quality, feature-rich architectural speakers into any home or commercial building. The Lithe Audio Pro Series speaker is a high-spec wireless installation model that delivers high-quality […]

ProKNX launches Aragon2 ChatGPT-Enabled Smart Speaker at ISE 2023

Booth 2L400, ISE 2023 ProKNX, a member of the KNX Association, has announced the launch of Aragon2,  its new voice-controlled smart speaker at the upcoming ISE 2023 in Barcelona. Aragon2 is the first smart speaker that works both offline in an isolated network for appliance automation, or in an online mode to access ChatGPT.  The […]

CEDIA: training is key to integrating KNX systems with AV for complete home automation

Matt Nimmons, Managing Director of CEDIA EMEA, explains how integrating KNX technologies with home entertainment can bring opportunities for installers and benefits to clients. The smart home sector continues to evolve. CEDIA grew out of the home entertainment industry, driven by the consumer demand for professionally installed and integrated cinema, TV and high-quality music systems […]

Hugo Müller offers KNX chime interface

Whether a doorbell, school bell, alarm or alarm clock – with the chime interface AS 26.01 KNX, different acoustic applications can be realised. Any external 8Ω loudspeaker can be connected to reproduce the acoustic signal. A flush-mounted loudspeaker is included in the version AS 26.11 KNX. There are twelve pre-defined melodies available and the volume […]

Basalte shows Core Plus AV server

At Light + Building 2022, Basalte showcased its new Core Plus server. Core Plus is the heart of your Basalte Home. Fast, packed with functionality and using their latest and greatest platform. It is the most complete Core server they have ever built, ready for the future! Core Plus is the heart of your Basalte […]

Ekinex Launches Signum Series of Wall Controllers at Light + Building

Ekinex awaits its visitors in Hall 11.1 stand C56 in a space with a warm and engaging atmosphere, subverting the idea of technology products being presented in minimalist spaces with low emotional impact. Right from the reception area one breathes in the mood that will accompany the visitor on his or her way through the […]

Case Study: KNX controls Amerikalinje, Tripadvisor’s no.1 hotel in Oslo

Mikkel André Markmann describes the KNX automation system that completed the conversion of this historic building into a luxury and energy-efficient hotel. The old headquarters of Den Norske Amerikalinje (Norwegian America Line) in Oslo, Norway, was renovated into a luxury hotel by Nordic Property Management between 2018-2019. Tratec Teknikken AS, the Norwegian electrical, plumbing and […]

Trade Talk: integrating audio into KNX systems

Simon Buddle looks at how audio systems can be integrated with KNX and what types of control make sense. There are sounds and images that stick with us throughout life: the first bike; watching the Moon Landing; the birth of a child. For me, one of my early musical memories is The Carpenters. Karen Carpenter […]