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Reducing Energy Consumption of Buildings

The “Trias Energetica Concept” suggest that we should first find a way to reduce energy consumption before developing alternative energy source, such as renewable energy. It is possible by avoiding waste and implementing energy-saving measures. 500 more words


Romancing the Rules

Can mastering machine-learning rules for email, messaging, social media feeds and other collaboration tools make us better occupants and operators of  intelligent buildings?

I didn’t know that using traditional email was so… 1,312 more words


Debunking Top 5 Building Analytics Misconceptions

“Using Analytics is like Information Alchemy. You Can Turn Data into Money,”  said John Petze, Partner at SkyFoundry, developer of the SkySpark analytics platform. … 1,606 more words


"Standardizing the Internet of Things" by Jim Sinopoli

By now, we all know the basics of the Internet of Things (IoT).   Everything will be connected to every other thing using the internet. The “things” that will be connected are embedded computing devices with special purpose programming for a single application (heart monitoring implants, biochip transponders on animals, smart thermostat systems etc.), systems and services. 138 more words

Building Automation

New Era of IoT-Enabled Retail Launched

The Smart Mall, as realized by Taubman Properties under the technical direction of CIO/CTO Michael Osment, is a particularly advanced variety of the Intelligent Building. “Connectivity is not an afterthought in the design of a Smart Mall. 526 more words