Futuresource Consulting Finds Climate Control is Most Common First Step into Smart Home Implementation

Smart Home Devices and Appliances: Consumer Ownership and Attitudes – The Battle of the ‘Smart Home’ Trojans Continues As Google and Amazon continue to jostle to position themselves as providers of the leading smart home voice control device, Futuresource Consulting … [READ MORE]

Australasia and New Zealand Choose KNX as Standard for Smart Homes and Buildings

Australasia and New Zealand Choose KNX as Standard

KNX is developing its market position in Australasia even further! The Australian standards and standardisation organisation STANDARDS Australia has officially declared the world’s leading standard for intelligent building networking, KNX, as the national technical specification. In doing so, the organisation, … [READ MORE]

Opinion: Smart Living from an IT Perspective – why KNX is the Logical Choice

Everything that communicates over an IP network must have an address.

By Thanos Derempeis, AD Networks Ltd. After years of working as a freelance IT engineer, I formed AD Networks Ltd in 2002. The initial line of business was B2B IT consultancy, hardware/software supply and support for businesses varying from 5 … [READ MORE]

Energias Market Research Expects the Global Home Automation Market to have a CAGR of 18% to 2024

Global Home Automation Market Outlook and Opportunity Analysis, Competitive Insights, Actionable Segmentation & Forecast 2024 The global home automation market is expected to grow at a significant CAGR of 18.0% during the forecast period. The factors driving the growth of … [READ MORE]

Futuresource Consulting Expects Voice Assistants to be Incorporated into the Fabric of Smart Homes

Voice Assistants (VAs) are being integrated into an increasing number and variety of connected consumer devices in multiple markets and are on course to develop as a major user interface over the next 2-3 years, according to the latest Futuresource … [READ MORE]

Market Development: How Electricians can become Ultimate Smart Installers

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By Julian Barkes, Bemco. As satellite and AV installations are displaced by IoT devices and an ever-expanding choice of new products and systems, the electrical contracting market has a fantastic opportunity to make up ground lost to the custom install … [READ MORE]