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  • How smart buildings differ across industries
    Key verticals for smart buildings and the associated big data applications are large buildings where besides high energy consumption there is also care and engagement with environmental issues.
    Editor / Provider: Israel Gogol, Freelancer | Updated: 2 / 8 / 2016
  • Integration with the smart home system makes smart locks a draw
    A major draw of the smart lock is its ability to integrate with various home automation devices, which have become more pervasive in the era of smart home. Enabled with the Zigbee or Z-Wave technology, the smart lock serves as the “first trigger” that turns on lights or AC system once someone enters
    Editor / Provider: William Pao, a&s International | Updated: 2 / 9 / 2016
  • How the Johnson Controls-Tyco deal could impact the IoT market
    Smart buildings are an excellent application for the Internet of Things (IoT), as utilizing the IoT allows for a more connected and efficient building, and by combining the strengths of Johnson Controls in building automation with the security applications of Tyco International, a fuller, more compl
    Editor / Provider: Eifeh Strom, a&s International | Updated: 1 / 29 / 2016
  • Johnson Controls, Tyco to merge, create leader in building technology
    Johnson Controls, a leader in building management and heating/ventilation equipment, has announced it will combine with global fire and security provider Tyco International in yet another deal that gathered the attention of the industry.
    Editor / Provider: William Pao, a&s International | Updated: 1 / 26 / 2016
  • Intercom takes center stage in smart home
    Today, intercom systems are seeing an expansion of their basic functionality. More and more, vendors are integrating intercom functions into their own smart home systems to provide additional value to users.
    Editor / Provider: William Pao, a&s International | Updated: 1 / 12 / 2016
  • Regardless of type of housing, users find IP intercoms useful
    IP intercoms are ideal for different types of housing, for example individual houses, small apartments, and large apartment complexes, all of which can use IP intercoms to do much more than merely buzzing someone in.
    Editor / Provider: William Pao, a&s International | Updated: 1 / 7 / 2016
  • ASSA ABLOY acquires CEDES in Switzerland
    ASSA ABLOY has signed an agreement to acquire the Swiss company CEDES, a leading company in sensor technology to the door and elevator industry.
    Editor / Provider: ASSA ABLOY | Updated: 12 / 28 / 2015
  • Axis pioneers Internet of ‘Security' Things
    When all connected, security devices form an “Internet of Security Things” to bring value to users. No one realizes this more than Axis Communications, inventor of the network camera, which can be said as the very first IoT security device.
    Editor / Provider: William Pao, a&s International and sponsored by Axis | Updated: 12 / 24 / 2015