ProKNX Shows Aragon Voice Assistant Applications at Light + Building

At Light + Building 2022 from 2 to 6 October 2022, the ProKNX Aragon voice assistants will be available for testing at many stands at the world’s leading trade fair for lighting and building technology. Visit us: to chat about energy management and Assisted Independent Living in the ZVEH show house: 11.0 C07 for a demonstration of the new KNX IoT 3rd […]

Tutorial: KNX setting the scene

Andy Ellis gives practical advice on the different options for storing KNX scenes in view of system robustness, how they will be used, and how they can be adapted. The KNX system offers unrivalled versatility in its ability to set and activate scenes, but unlike many other lighting controllers, KNX is not based around scene […]

Energy Management: the MAC1010 floating sustainability project

When the opportunity arose to purchase one of only two existing ex-naval barges, Luke Newland saw it as a chance to showcase his company’s most innovative energy management solutions. Climate change, rising energy costs and changes to building regulations are key issues that have brought sustainability to the forefront of the conversations we are having […]

PEAKnx Offers Controlmicro KNX Control Panel as PoE Version

PEAKnx, manufacturer of innovative hardware and software components for building automation, offers its 8” KNX control panel Controlmicro as a PoE variant. Professionals and building owners are thus given an additional option for supplying the room controller with voltage: as a Power-over-Ethernet variant, the Controlmicro obtains power via the network cable instead of the conventional […]

E-Controls Offers Fully Customisable KNX Touch Switches

E-Controls introduces the e-Touch Flexi and e-Touch Panel touch switches for lighting and blind control applications, including different LEDs to light up any status signal and a temperature and humidity sensor for climate control. The push-buttons are fully customisable with icons, texts and pictures using the e-Touch Creator web application. The product range consist of […]

Theben Announces theMura Motion/Presence Detector is now Perfect for KNX too

Theben AG expands its range of theMura motion and presence detectors for wall mounting. Alongside 230 V models, devices are now also available with integrated buttons for use in the KNX building management system and the KNX-based LUXORliving smart home system. The new theMura KNX presence and motion detectors are also perfect for energy-efficient lighting […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]