Show Report: Top Ten Innovations at Light + Building 2018

The Steinel HPD 2 can calculates the number of people in a room.

By Mark Warburton, Ivory Egg. Having spent the full six days at Light + Building 2018, plus a preview day on the Saturday, I was able to see the majority of the show – well, the building part anyway! Other … [READ MORE]

BAB Technologie Supports Voice Control and KNX Project Import with its Smart Home Apps

NEW in APPMODULE: • Smart Screens • KNX project import • Support of Amazon® Alexa, Apple® Home Kit®, Google® Assistant, IFTTT Impossible? There’s no such thing. With the APPMODULE you can easily connect the whole world of IoT with KNX … [READ MORE]

Siedle Offers New Entry-level Smart Gateway for IP Door Communication

Lower-priced Gateway Siedle has revised the specification for its Smart Gateway. The path into the IP network has now become easier – and considerably more economical. Connecting door communication with the IP world is becoming increasingly important. Siedle has redesigned … [READ MORE]

Theben Introduces DALI Gateway KNX plus for Infinitely Variable Coloured and White Light Control

Theben is optimising the previous DALI Gateway KNX with a firmware update. With the new DALI Gateway KNX plus, KNX commands can now be used to infinitely control lighting colour, brightness and colour temperature as per DT8 according to IEC … [READ MORE]

ABB Launches Busch-VoiceControl KNX with Integrated Voice Control for Amazon Echo, Google Home and Apple HomeKit

First KNX control system to integrate three major voice activation platforms ABB delivers market’s first voice activated KNX control system that works with Amazon Echo, Google Home and Apple HomeKit ABB has launched Busch-VoiceControl® KNX, a new voice activated KNX … [READ MORE]

ABB Launches MyBuildings Portal – a One-Stop Solution for Remote Control of Building Automation

ABB has launched its MyBuildings portal, a secure online platform powered by its cloud-based, industry-leading portfolio of digital solutions, ABB Ability™, which allows end users to manage and control a wide range of automated home and building services. The portal … [READ MORE]

JUNG Shows KNX Technology with Smart Voice Control

“Alexa, switch on the living room light” – with the intelligent link of KNX building technology and Amazon Echo voice control, the home becomes even more convenient. The interface is the JUNG Visu Pro software. The connection can be implemented … [READ MORE]