IoT Connected Lighting

Philips Lighting Offering Lighting as a Managed Service with InterAct Office

Philips Lighting -- InterAct Office -- Man facing window and looking at data about energy consumption

Philips Lighting, based in Eindhoven, the Netherlands has launched a new wireless connected lighting system. The company claims that the Philips InterAct Office system enables building managers to reduce energy consumption by up to 70 percent. Also, Philips Lighting contends that without major office renovation the system can help optimize operations and …

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Acuity Introduces SiteView Energy Solution Using nLight ECLYPSE Controllers

Acuity Brands SiteView Energy solution dashboard

Acuity Brands, Inc. of Atlanta, Georgia USA, launched its SiteView(TM) Energy solution. SiteView combines power metering devices and a digital dashboard. According to Acuity, it can create a detailed, real-time look at actual energy consumption within a building.  The SiteView Energy solution leverages software that is hosted within nLight ECLYPSE(TM) …

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Philips Lighting and MediaMarkt to Introduce Store Guide App at MediaMarkt Flagship Store

Philips Lighting announced that MediaMarkt’s flagship store in the center of Eindhoven the Netherlands will introduce “Store Guide” app.  The Store Guide app allows customers in the store to use their smartphones to locate products and be guided to products quickly. E-business solution provider novomind developed the MediaMarkt Store Guide …

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Cree Launches SmartCast Intelligence Platform and SmartCast Advisor App

Durham, North Carolina-based LED lighting firm, Cree, Inc. has introduced the SmartCast Intelligence Platform™. Cree says that the platform is an intuitive lighting system that leverages the Internet of Things (IoT) to provide smart building solutions through a combination of hardware, software, and services. Cree reportedly developed all of the …

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Stack Lighting System Used in Circadian Study at Senior Facility; Company to Carve Out Niche in Lighting for Seniors

Numerous studies have proven the health benefits and consequences of lighting. For example, the spectrum of lighting is known to affect levels of melatonin. Bluish white light (like a sunrise) is known to increase melatonin suppression and help people awaken. On the other hand, reddish-white light (like a sunset) has …

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Philips Lighting Introduces Connected LED T8 Retrofit Lamps Using EasySmart Technology

Philips Lighting Smart LED T8 with EasySmart Technology

Philips Lighting launched a product that the company says simplifies the path to connection ready lighting. The new product is called the InstantFit LED T8 lamp with EasySmart technology. The new EasySmart T8 lamps expand Philips Lighting’s existing InstantFit LED platform. Philips asserts that the new T8 LED lamps are …

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Wadden Sea Centre Employs Wirelessly Connected LED Modules from Xicato

The Wadden Sea, a UNESCO World Heritage site, stretches 500 km along the coasts of The Netherlands, Germany, and Denmark. The site is a biologically rich, dynamic land and seascape that serves as a habitat animals including seals, birds, porpoises, dolphins, and crustaceans, many of them regionally endangered. The Wadden …

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AT&T Smart Cities and Dallas Innovation Alliance Launch IoT Living Lab Project

AT&T Smart Cities has launched the DIA Smart Cities Living Lab powered by AT&T (Living Lab) in the City of Dallas. The Living Lab is a multi-phased smart cities project. The Dallas Innovation Alliance (DIA) is spearheading the project in collaboration with AT&T and other technology partners in the public and private …

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