Beemster Electrical Solutions Uses ABB KNX System to Make the Ziggo Dome One of the Most Intelligent Arenas in the World

ABB helped Beemster Electrical Solutions deliver the electrical power system, including the KNX building automation with touchscreen control, to make sure as many as 17,000 concert goers at one time stay safe, comfortable and secure. For a venue like the … [READ MORE]

Fairhair Alliance Creates Specifications to Enable IoT in Commercial Buildings

Supports BACnet, KNX and Zigbee The first three draft specifications from the Fairhair Alliance have been reviewed by external organizations, with a positive response that validates Fairhair’s scope and direction The Fairhair Alliance has created three draft specifications that represent … [READ MORE]

Case Study: Automation of a Self-Sufficient Eco-Apartment Complex in Slovenia using KNX

The Ankaran apartment complex in Slovenia.

By Flavio Sanches, ComfortClick. The Ankaran complex comprises ten apartments, a concierge’s office, a wine cellar and a swimming pool. It is located in the coastal region of Slovenia, and as such, has high solar incidence and good wind power … [READ MORE]

Iridium Mobile Launches iRidium Server UMC – a KNX Multipurpose Logic Controller

iRidium server UMC

Iridum Mobile has announced the European launch of iRidium server UMC, a controller for automation systems, including KNX and IoT devices. iRidium server UMC supports KNX, BACnet, Modbus and MQTT, and has a built-in Global Caché IR database. It supports … [READ MORE]

ekey biometric systems Integrates Fingerprint Access Control via a KNX Interface

ekey’s products and solutions provide a convenient, secure, and simple alternative to conventional access solutions. Our biometric processes offer reliable added security, and make stolen keys, cards, and forgotten passwords or codes a thing of the past: Loss, theft, and … [READ MORE]

Perspective: Women in the KNX Workplace

Nikita Thompson

By Nikita Thompson, Hughes Electra Limited. To see a building be transformed from nothing into a fully-controllable apartment and thinking ‘I was involved in making that happen’ is really rewarding. This industry provides fantastic opportunities for women, but as a … [READ MORE]