Articles & News on Building Automation

Cimetrics announces start of Secured by Cimetrics Early Access Program

  • February 3, 2020
  • 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

  • December 11, 2019
  • 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
  • November 5, 2019
  • 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.

ABB releases virtual 'Smart City' online desktop tool

  • October 31, 2019
  • News

The interactive landscape is intended to show some of the safe, smart and sustainable solutions that can contribute to the design of a comprehensive ‘smart city’.

Bentley Systems announces winners of Year in Infrastructure 2019 Awards

  • October 28, 2019
  • News

Bentley Systems acknowledged 18 Year in Infrastructure Awards winners and nine Special Recognition Awards winners at a ceremony and gala on October 24 at the conclusion of the Year in Infrastructure 2019 Conference in Singapore.

Bentley Systems announces digital cities intiatives

  • October 25, 2019
  • News

Digital twin cloud services provide an intuitive and immersive 4D environment converging digital context and digital components with digital chronology for “evergreen” infrastructure digital twins over asset lifecycles. For infrastructure professionals, BIM and GIS are effectively advanced through 4D digital twins.

Smart Buildings & IoT: Consider the Connective Security Risks

  • October 2, 2019
  • Feature

By Andrea Carcano, Nozomi Networks Recent research and experience in the modern world have shown that when things connect to the internet, they become a target for malicious hackers. It is imperative that smart building operators make security a priority.

Steps to Accessing the Value of the Digital Twin

  • August 8, 2019
  • Feature

By Eric Green, Dassault Systèmes Across all industries, there is increasing discussion regarding the benefits of implementing a digital twin. At its simplest, a digital twin is a virtual model of a process, product or service -- but not just a static model.

Bentley Systems announces finalists for Year in Infrastructure 2019 Awards program

  • August 8, 2019
  • News

The annual awards program honors the work of Bentley software users advancing infrastructure design, construction, and operations throughout the world. Twelve independent jury panels of distinguished industry experts selected the 54 finalists from 571 nominations submitted by more than 440 organizations in more than 60 countries.

Reliable Controls announces Thomas Leslie Zaban as President

  • July 3, 2019
  • News

Mr. Zaban has taken the first half of 2019 to transition into the top position of the firm while continuing with his executive sales and marketing responsibilities.