IoT Software

Lighting of Presidential Portrait Gallery in Smithsonian Controlled with Xicato GalaXi Bluetooth-based System

The Presidential Portrait Gallery in the Smithsonian Institution is the nation’s only complete collection of presidential portraits outside the White House. And the gallery’s mission like the National Portrait which houses it is to tell the American story through portraits of the individuals who have shaped it. In June 2017, …

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Philips Lighting Lit Up Minneapolis I-35 W Bridge for Superbowl

The Superbowl was on Sunday, and Philips Lighting helps the city of Minneapolis, Minnesota celebrate the sporting event with an immersive LED light show on I-35W Bridge. Philips Lighting worked with Minnesota Department of Transportation to upgrade the lighting of the iconic I-35W Saint Anthony Falls Bridge in Minneapolis with …

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Philips Lighting Launches Connected Lighting System, InterAct Office and Begins Offering Lighting as a Service

Philips Lighting has launched the company’s next-generation wireless connected lighting system in the UK and US called InterAct Office. The company claims that the system helps businesses cut building energy usage and that it can intelligently analyze office operations. Furthermore, the company says that the connected lighting system gives businesses …

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Lunera IoT Strategy Focuses on End-Device Capability with Reduced Need for Communication with Cloud

Like many other LED lighting makers, Lunera has chosen to delve into the IoT Lighting market. However, unlike other IoT Lighting product makers, Lunera has introduced several IoT related products and technologies all at once in what one industry observer described as a bold leap into the IoT market. Lunera …

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DOE Examines Interoperability of Connected Lighting System Application Programming Interfaces(APIs)

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) reported the completion of the first study in a series about connected lighting system (CLS) interoperability. The primary goal of the series of studies is to examine and document the state of CLS interoperability at this early stage, with its multiple vendors, technologies, and business models. Currently, application …

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Acuity Brands Launches Atrius Spaces Occupancy Data Platform as Part of its Overall IoT Solution

Acuity Brands, Inc. has launched the Atrius™ Spaces, an Internet of Things (IoT) platform service. Atrius Spaces is just a portion of the Atrius platform of IoT solutions from Acuity Brands. According to Acuity, the Atrius Spaces service uses a building’s occupancy data to help customers manage space utilization. Atrius …

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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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