Articles & News on Building Automation

Tridium certifies ControlCo as Niagara trainer

  • March 1, 2013
  • News

Controlco is now authorized to provide training to Systems Integrators and Contractors in the building automation, energy services, power/utility, and industrial sectors using the NiagaraAX Framework.

BACnet International releases BACnet/IP Simulation System tool

  • February 19, 2013
  • News

BACnet/IP Simulation System (BOSS) tool is a fully configurable BACnet device simulator coupled with network discovery and debug facilities. It is intended to facilitate product testing by manufacturers and assist integrators in assessing system performance before installation.

Tridium Names DiCosmo President and General Manager

  • February 13, 2013
  • News

Before joining Tridium, DiCosmo was a Senior Vice President and General Manager of New World Systems, and President and CEO of Trubiquity.

InduSoft joins BACnet International

  • February 8, 2013
  • News

As a silver member, InduSoft joins over 80 of the leading building automation vendors in the world in pursuing advancement of BACnet as a communication protocol.

Winners Announced at Inaugural Control Trends Awards Luncheon

  • February 4, 2013
  • News

The Control Trends Awards recognize and honor leading companies, products, technologies and persons in specific categories from the Building Automation and HVAC Controls industry.

Buildings and EU Legislation to Drive European pump sales

  • January 23, 2013
  • News

Frost & Sullivan says the market earned revenues of $857.9 million in 2011 and estimates this to reach $943.6 million in 2016.

Tridium starts Professional Services group

  • January 23, 2013
  • News

The group will enable OEM partners to save time by helping them develop unique and differentiated solutions and applications on the Niagara Framework.

Tofino Security Appliance Thwarts Cyber Attacks

  • January 19, 2013
  • Feature

By Bill Lydon, Editor The Tofino Security Appliance and its management software withstood a variety of sophisticated reverse engineering attacks conducted by Digital Bond, the world's most respected sources for control system security research.

Edmonds Community College predicts energy use

  • January 15, 2013
  • Case Study

Nobody can predict the weather, but Edmonds Community College uses an energy forecasting service to deliver energy efficiency and demand reduction info to twenty facilities on the 50-acre campus.

Industrial Controls Acquires IEC Control Shop

  • December 28, 2012
  • News

IEC Control Shop is a Texas-based distributor of HVAC controls, with offices in Fort Worth and Dallas.