Articles & News on Building Automation

Smart City Platforms Growth Driven by COVID-19 Response

  • News

New ARC Advisory Group research on the global Smart City Platforms market reveals that many cities and governments are finding that smart city platforms are helping them mount a more effective response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

New York Power Authority Partners with the State University of New York to Complete Comprehensive Energy Efficiency Improvements at Alfred State College

  • News

Almost every mechanical room and system on campus has been improved with the energy efficiency measures available from advanced building management systems. 

Bentley Institute announces Digital Infrastructure Student Idea Challenge 2020

  • News

To participate in the challenge, students must register before May 15th, 2020 and submit their projects by June 15th, 2020.

Bentley Systems and DiscoverE announce Indiana students as winners of 2020 Future City Competition

  • News

The competition finals, held at the Hyatt Regency Washington in Washington, D.C., is organized by DiscoverE and sponsored in part by Bentley. Sixth, seventh, and eighth-grade students from 1,500 schools in more than 40 regions, as well as teams from Canada, have imagined, designed, and built cities for the 2019-2020 Future City Competition.

Bentley Systems announces SVP Alan Kiraly's election to MIMOSA board of directors

  • News

Bentley’s SVP for asset and network performance, has been elected to the board of MIMOSA, the not-for-profit industry trade association dedicated to developing and encouraging the adoption of open standards for physical asset lifecycle management.

Industrial Internet Consortium announces winners of Smart Buildings Challenge

  • News

Designed to help digitalize the smart buildings industry, the Smart Buildings Challenge had technology suppliers compete to design solutions for four different use cases.

Wunderlich-Malec Engineering (WM) announces acquisition of AECm Architects | Engineers

  • News

This strategic initiative is intended to expand Wunderlich-Malec’s services including Civil and Structural Engineering and enhance their capacity for Architectural and MEP services.

Cimetrics announces start of Secured by Cimetrics Early Access Program

  • News

The Secured by Cimetrics Early Access Program (SbC-EA) is designed to deploy BACnet/SC and the Secured by Cimetrics (SbC) security management framework to the building automation industry.

Zigbee Alliance announces IKEA as member of Board of Directors

  • News

This decision validates the IKEA’s commitment to universal open IoT standards for its smart home product offerings and complements IKEA’s overarching vision to create a better life at home for as many people as possible.

Inside the Integration at Milwaukee's New Fiserv Forum Sports & Entertainment Complex

  • by Bill Lydon
  • Feature

Since its opening in August of 2018, Fiserv Forum has quickly become home to many passionate Milwaukee Bucks basketball fans. Yet, aside from the on-court product, the new entertainment and sports center in downtown Milwaukee is an integrated facility, working to enhance fan experience, comfort and safety.