Automation, security and control > Building management systems

Wireless canopy makes buildings smart

10 September, 2019

An innovative technology is allowing any existing building to become a smart building.

Honeywell introduces next-gen building and cyber solutions

22 August, 2019

Honeywell has introduced a suite of building integration and cyber solutions to help enterprises optimise their facility operations and safety measures.

Innovative technology encourages sweet dreams at children and family centres

22 July, 2019

Knox Children and Family Centres in Victoria have installed automated lighting schedules to complement the body's own natural circadian rhythms.

Melbourne Uni transitions to smart campuses

22 March, 2019

The university is using the Boomi Master Data Hub to create a centralised data synchronisation hub to link up its IT environment.

Five-star hotel cuts energy usage with ABB technology

12 February, 2019

The InterContinental Madrid has reduced its energy consumption by 40% after equipping its HVAC systems with ABB drives and high-efficiency motors.

Smart buildings and energy management

06 February, 2019 by Justin Charlot, Product Marketing Manager – EMCS & Building Automation

Intelligent technology managing heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC), lighting and fire safety that was once considered groundbreaking is increasingly becoming the norm in most buildings.

Smart city — from concept to reality

07 January, 2019 by Ian Richardson*

A smart city vision has been turned into reality in a suburb of Helsinki, the capital of Finland.

Upskill or perish

09 October, 2018 by Annaleis Bijdeveldt, Grant Collis and Joe D’Amico – Chisholm TAFE

Technological advancements, Internet of Things and automation are challenging and changing the vocational education and workforce training models.

Structured cabling solutions

28 September, 2018

With the rising volumes of data exchanged and increasing numbers of networks, the demand for higher speeds and the density of equipment are vital for having more reliable, secure and high-performance electrical and digital building infrastructures.

37 recommendations for building better cities

18 September, 2018

A new report calls for development of a national plan of settlement, providing a national vision for Australian cities and regions over the next 50 years.

The smart city opportunity

07 September, 2018 by Mansi Gandhi

The Australian smart cities market is growing by the nanosecond. In this race among cities to become smarter, network infrastructure and outcome-based approach will be critical for success.

mySmart MY-PA08 entry-level sensor series

01 September, 2018

The mySmart MY-PA08 sensor series provides versatile and easy-to-install entry level sensors.

How do smart cities succeed?

24 August, 2018

What do smart cities do to stay ahead? Read on to find out.

Innovative electric strike set to revolutionise the world of access control

01 August, 2018

Lost cards and fobs are the Achilles heel of any access control system. And it's an absolute pain to deal with when it happens, no matter who you are.

Smart cities on fast track

12 July, 2018

Councils across Australia are testing and adopting smart technologies to improve livability and efficiency.

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