IoT Lighting Control and Monitoring Software

Jamaica Utility to Deploy Smart Streetlight Control Solution from Silver Spring Networks

Silver Spring Networks, Inc. of San Jose, California USA, reported that the company would be working with Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) on a utility-led, country-wide smart street light control program. JPS, an integrated electric utility company, operates as the sole distributor of electricity in Jamaica, serving over 600,000 customers. …

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FAU Gets Cree LED Lighting for Two Parking Garages

Florida Atlantic University (FAU) in Boca Raton wanted to install LED lighting at two four-story parking garages to reduce maintenance costs. The garages, which are about a decade old, still had metal halides lights. Michael Dipple, the university’s director of engineering utilities and energy management, noted that the lights were constantly burning …

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Van Gogh Museum Installs LED Lighting with Xicato Control and Monitoring Solution

The Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam hosts the world’s largest collection of works by Vincent van Gogh. In addition, the museum features traveling exhibitions of other artists and collections. Since January 2017, the museum has been converting about 1300 light points, including the lighting of the Mesdag Collection in The …

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Eaton Partners with Georgia Tech’s Center for the Development and Application of Internet of Things Technologies (CDAIT)

Power management company Eaton reported that it partnered with the Georgia Institute of Technology’s Center for the Development and Application of Internet of Things Technologies(CDAIT). CDAIT is a non-profit, partner-funded center in Atlanta that the Georgia Institute of Technology created to develop and apply Internet of Things (IoT) technologies. Eaton, …

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Telensa a Streetlight Central Management System Maker Joins Smart Cities Council

Telensa of Santa Clara, California USA, reported that it has joined the Smart Cities Council, a consortium of smart city practitioners and experts. So far, the Smart Cities Council has more than 120 members who have contributed over 10,000 projects. Telensa joins the Council as a North America Lead Partner, …

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Terralux Changes Name to Sielo and Further Expands IoT-Connected Lighting Software

Terralux of Longmont, Colorado USA, has decided to focus on connected lighting and smart buildings. As part of this increased commitment to connected lighting and Internet of Things (IoT) applications, the company has taken the new name Sielo. The word “terra” the first portion of the companies original name in …

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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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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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